|DeMaria, Robert / Brown, Robert D. (eds.)|
Classical Literature and its Reception
1. Edition November 2006
2006. 546 Pages, Softcover
ISBN 978-1-4051-1294-9 - John Wiley & Sons
Also available as Hardcover.
This anthology presents a selection of works thatillustrates the traffic between British poetry and classicalliterature.
* Gives readers the classical background they need in order toreally appreciate British poetry.
* Divided into two halves - the first half presenting aselection of the best British poems, and the second presentingrelevant classical works in translation.
* Notes and introductions highlight the connections betweenBritish works and their classical forebears.