The Odes of Horace: A Critical Study
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The Odes of Horace: A Critical Study

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In The Odes of Horace, Steele Commager examines the odes with particular attention both to their language and structure and to the effect a poem is intended to, or does, produce. Horace’s conciseness and apparent clarity phrase by phrase tempt us into believing that there is an equally concise and clear meaning to be assigned to a poem, or even to his thought as a whole. Y...more
Paperback, 384 pages
Published April 15th 1995 by University of Oklahoma Press (first published April 1995)
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