Gaius Valerius Catullus, a Systematic Bibliography
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Gaius Valerius Catullus, a Systematic Bibliography by James R. Holoka

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Published by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English


  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • Catullus, Gaius Valerius,
  • Latin Literature,
  • Bibliography,
  • Latin

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Edition Notes

Garland Reference Library of the Humanities

The Physical Object
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8123008M
ISBN 100824088972
ISBN 109780824088972

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The poetry of Gaius Valerius Catullus has had two lives. In Rome, Catullus and his generation, the “new poets,” played an essential role in the development of Augustan poetry. They helped to create the possibility that one might be a poet by profession. They brought to Rome the learned and self-conscious style of Hellenistic poetry, and they helped to create and explore those interests in. Catullus, in full Gaius Valerius Catullus, (born c. 84 bce, Verona, Cisalpine Gaul—died c. 54 bce, Rome), Roman poet whose expressions of love and hatred are generally considered the finest lyric poetry of ancient Rome. In 25 of his poems he speaks of his love for a woman he calls Lesbia, whose identity is . This book is designed to introduce people to the poems of Gaius Valerius Catullus, an influential and gifted poet. Formatted as a Wikibook, its strength lies in the influx of ideas from a global perspective to provide the best critical analysis of Catullus and his Carmina possible. Mar 02,  · About Catullus: Poems. Catullus, who lived from about 84 to 54 BC, was one of ancient Rome's most gifted, versatile and passionate poets. Living at a time of radical social change at the end of the Roman Republic, he belonged to a group of young poets who embraced Hellenistic forms to forge a new literary style, the so-called 'neoterics'.

The Poems of Gaius Valerius Catullus book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Poetry. Ever since the poems of Catullus were /5. The poems of Catullus User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Feel free to refer anyone who thinks rappers' or stand-up comics' abundant use of obscenities is a recent cultural phenomenon to the work of Catullus, especially Green's translation. Aug 01,  · About the Book. Catullus, who lived during some of the most interesting and tumultuous years of the late Roman Republic, spent his short but intense life (? B.C.E.) in high Roman society, rubbing shoulders with various cultural and political luminaries, including Caesar, Cicero, and Pompey. Gaius Valerius Catullus (ca. ca. 54 B.C.) was a Roman lyric poet. He is best known for the intense poems which reflect various stages in his love affair with "Lesbia." Catullus was born in Verona. St. Jerome gives the year 87 B.C. and says that he died at age Since events of 55 B.C. are.