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commentary on Book One of the Epigrams of Martial.

Howell, Peter

commentary on Book One of the Epigrams of Martial.

by Howell, Peter

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Published by Athlone Press in London .
Written in English

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  • Martial.

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    Details about A Commentary on Book One of the Epigrams of Martial PETER HOWELL 1st Ed. A Commentary on Book One of the Epigrams of Martial. By Peter Howell. London: The Athlone Press (1st Edition) There are many more rare and collectable books in our eBay shop, all at very reasonable prices. Why not take a look. A Collaborative Commentary by Students in The (Mostly) Latin Epigram. This commentary on select epigrams from Martial, Book 10 was created by Bryn Mawr and Haverford students in The (Mostly) Latin Epigram seminar (spring ) and students at the University of Pennsylvania (spring ).. A full vocabulary for all of Martial is available on

    L. Junius Brutus is one of the legendary first consuls of Rome, along with L. Tarquinius Collatinus (c. BCE) and the founder of the Roman Republic. Lesbia is not claiming to be young, but impossibly elderly, like the addressee of orbus es et locuples et Bruto consule natus “You are a childless widower and rich, and born when Brutus. This epigram being the second of an imperial pair, follows a paradigm similar in manner as the pair of imperial epigrams in Book 7, which Martial composed for Domitian’s triumph over the Sarmatians. In , Martial describes the celebrations at Rome, as he does in above.

    This thesis represents the first full-scale commentary on Book 10 of Martial's Epigrams. Jenkins' commentary on B a thesis from Cambridge in , is the other detailed commentary on B but examines only 23 of the epigrams from the book, selected according to significance or as being representative of broad categories and : Charlotte Cecilia Macara Francis. I. TO HIS BOOK. You could, I admit, have contained three hundred epigrams ; but who, my book, would have contained himself at you, and read you through? Yet learn, what are the advantages of a short book. The first is, that I waste less paper. The next, that the copier finishes it in one hour, and his services will not be confined only to my.


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Howell, Peter Howell. Martial, Book I - P. Howell: A Commentary on Book One of the Epigrams of Martial. viii + ; 8 plates, 3 plans, London: Athlone Press, £ - Volume 32 Issue 2 - John G. GriffithAuthor: John G. Griffith. a commentary on book commentary on Book One of the Epigrams of Martial.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Henriksén offers the first extensive commentary on Book 9 of the Epigrams of M. Valerius Martialis. The book consists of an introduction discussing the date, characteristics, structure, and themes of Book 9, followed by a detailed commentary on each of the poems, which places them in their literary, social, and historical context.

An extensive commentary on each poem from Book 9, placing them in their literary, social, and historical context.

Includes a comprehensive introduction which establishes Book 9 in Martial's work as a whole. Contains the Latin text of each eprigram, which takes manuscript variants and suggested emendations into account.

In this volume, Henriksén offers the first extensive commentary on Book 9 of the Epigrams of M. Valerius Martialis (ca. AD ), who published fifteen books of Epigrams during the last two decades of the 1st century AD. Firmly established in a literary tradition that had begun in Greece more than half a millennium earlier, Martial's work represents the height of the development of ancient.

A Commentary on Martial, Epigrams Book 9. Latin words, and general) are much improved over the first edition, although one will always wish for greater granularity, especially in a work of this kind.

Were these the only changes, they would make the second edition a welcome upgrade over the first. But Henriksén’s revised commentary is Author: Bret Mulligan.

Then follows the commentary itself, with bibliography and four indexes. An additional feature of the commentary is the list of bibliographical references for each epigram. Perhaps one word characterizes best S.’s attentive work: elegance.

The author opens her introduction with a few words on the dating of the book to around December of AD Author: Antony Augoustakis. In this volume, Henriksen offers the first extensive commentary on Book 9 of the Epigrams of M.

Valerius Martialis (ca. AD ), who published fifteen books of Epigrams during the last two decades of the 1st century AD. Firmly established in a literary tradition that had begun in Greece more than half a millennium earlier, Martial's work represents the height of the development of ancient.

epigrams in Martial’s twelfth Book, is intended to serve as the impetus for a much more ambitious project; viz. a complete commentary to Martial’s final book.

The work’s origin lies in a select commentary, comprising epigrams (7), from B. TO THE READER. The man whom you are reading is the very man that you want,Martial, known over the whole world for his humorous books of epigrams; to whom, studious reader, you have afforded such honours, while he is alive and has a sense of them, as few poets receive after their death.

A thoroughly revised and expanded edition of Henriksén's published thesis, the book consists of an introduction discussing the date, characteristics, structure, and themes of Book 9, followed by a detailed commentary on each of the poems, which places them in their literary, social, and historical context.

Written to celebrate the 80 CE opening of the Roman Colosseum, Martial's first book of poems, "On the Spectacles," tells of the shows in the new arena. The great Latin epigrammist's twelve subsequent books capture the spirit of Roman life in vivid detail. Fortune hunters and busybodies, orators and lawyers, schoolmasters and acrobats, doctors and plagiarists, beautiful slaves and generous.

Includes parallel text in English and Latin of book one of the Epigrams. Includes indexes. Description: vi, pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 23 cm: Responsibility: Peter Howell. Commentary on selected epigrams from Martial Book View / Open Files. PR-PHDpdf (PDF, 94Mb) Authors.

Jenkins, John. Date Awarding Institution. Metadata Show full item record. Citation. Jenkins, J. Commentary on selected epigrams from Martial Book Author: John.

Jenkins. BOOK REVIEWS A Commentary on Book One of the Epigrams of Martial. By PETER HOWELL. London: The Athlone Press, Pp. viii + + 8 plates. Distributed in the United States by Humanities Press, Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey.

This is a commentary with such a definite personality that its qualities are not. 1 This Epigram requires a comment. A certain Quintus was angry at Martial on account of the eighth Epigram. As the name of his mistress was Hermione, and she was not one-eyed, Martial asks him how he could hare supposed that the Epigram was directed against her and him.

This PhD thesis provides a commentary for the prefatory epistle and the opening twenty epigrams of Martial Book The texts will be analysed through an interpretative method and focus will be placed upon intra- and intertextual references in order to orientate the work within the broader framework of Ancient literature.

Beyond the concentration upon literary allusions, attention will be paid Author: Keiran Desmond Carson. The last seven years have been extremely felicitous for scholars of Martial, who have witnessed the publication of several good commentaries on separate books of the Epigrams.

1 These welcome additions to the earlier commentaries by Citroni, Howell, and Kay 2 are now joined by Christer Henrikén’s (H.) commentary. Commentaries are strangely difficult to comment upon, since the.

Book 10 is notable because it is the only one in which Martial explicitly calls attention to a reproduction. Epigrams andhaving been compared to other epigrams within the same book, are used to date the second edition sometime after the proclamation of the new emperor in 98 CE.In this volume, Henriksen offers the first extensive commentary on Book 9 of the Epigrams of M.

Valerius Martialis ( ), who published fifteen books of Epigrams during the last two decades of the 1st century AD. Firmly established in a literary tradition that had begun in Greece more than half a millennium earlier, Martial's work represents the height of the development of ancient Cited by: 6.Martial, Epigrams, Volume III: Books LCL Find in a Library; View cloth edition; Print; Email; It was to celebrate the opening of the Roman Colosseum in 80 CE that Martial published his first book of poems, "On the Spectacles." Written with satiric wit and a talent for the memorable phrase, the poems in this collection record the.