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Martial in English

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ISBN-10: 0140423893

ISBN-13: 9780140423891

Edition: 1996

Authors: Martial, J. P. Sullivan, A. J. Boyle, A. J. Boyle, A. J. Boyle

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This volume features the best of Martial, a Roman epigrammatist of Spanish origin. His work was very popular during the 17th century and this collection of translations proves his lasting value as social commentator and wit.
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Book details

List price: $14.95
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date: 12/1/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 480
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

General Introduction
Textual Note
Tudor England to the Restoration: 1540-1660
Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey
Timothe Kendall
Thomas Bastard
John Marston
Anon. (British Library Egerton MS 2982)
Francis Davison
Sir John Harington
John Donne
Ben Jonson
Thomas May
Robert Herrick
Sir Richard Fanshawe
William Cartwright
Richard Crashaw
Sir Edward Sherburne
Robert Fletcher
Thomas Pecke
The Restoration to the Augustans: 1660-c.1700
James Wright
Abraham Cowley
Sir John Denham
John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester
John Dryden
John Oldham
Charles Cotton
Thomas Heyrick
Henry Killigrew
Thomas Brown
Sir Charles Sedley
Anon. (British Library MS Add. 27343)
The Eighteenth Century: Augustans and Neoclassicists
Matthew Prior
Joseph Addison
Sir Richard Steele
Aaron Hill
Alexander Pope
Jonathan Swift
William Hay
Samuel Johnson
Revd Mr Scott
James Elphinston
Nathaniel Brassey Halhed
The Romantics to Pound: 1800-c.1950
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Walter Savage Landor
George Lamb
George Gordon, Lord Byron
Leigh Hunt
George Augustus Sala
Robert Louis Stevenson
Goldwin Smith
Anon. (Nineteenth Century)
An Eton Master
A. E. Street
Paul Nixon
W. J. Courthope
J. A. Pott and F. A. Wright
A. L. Francis and H. F. Tatum
Ezra Pound
The Modern World: The Late Twentieth Century
Rolfe Humphries
Dudley Fitts
Philip Murray
J. V. Cunningham
Donald C. Goertz
Peter Porter
Brian Hill
James Michie
Dorothea Wender
Tony Harrison
Peter Whigham
J. P. Sullivan
Olive Pitt-Kethley
Richard O'Connell
Fiona Pitt-Kethley
English Texts Used in This Anthology
Other English Translations of Martial
Further Reading
Glossary of Selected Ancient Names
List of Epigrams Translated
List of English Poems
Index of Poets