Palladas: Poems

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Anvil Press Poetry, 1984 - English poetry - 47 pages
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Tony Harrison's selected versions do justice to the 4th-century AD schoolmaster and epigrammatist from Alexandria, compellingly recreating the bitter wit of a man trapped physically in poverty and persecution and metaphysically in a deep sense of the futile.

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About the author (1984)

Tony Harrison is the acclaimed author of numerous poems for the stage, screen, & television. His most recent volume of work is "Laureate's Block & Other Occasional Poems". He lives in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

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