Poetry - 1990 - 218 pages
Presents the epic poem which records a battle between Charlemagne's army and the Saracens of Spain in 778, and focuses on Charlemagne's nephew, who leads his men in battle.
Carolyne Larrington - Fiction - 1999 - 323 pages
Young were the years when Ymir made his settlement, there was no sand nor sea nor cool waves; earth was nowhere nor the sky above, chaos yawned, grass was there nowhere. The ...
Ovid, Elaine Fantham - History - 1998 - 291 pages
Book IV of Ovid's celebration of the calendar and the associated legends of the Roman year treats the month of April, a particularly happy phase of the Augustan ceremonial year ...
Horace, Roland Mayer - History - 1994 - 291 pages
This accessible volume comprises an edition with introduction and commentary of the first book of Epistles of the Roman poet Horace.
Virgil, K. W. Gransden - History - 1991 - 152 pages
Book XI of the Aeneid covers four crucial days in Aeneas' struggle against the Latins. In it, Virgil gives us the funeral of Pallas, the great Latin war-council, Turnus' plan ...