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Title Ausonius : epigrams / text with introduction and commentary by N.M. Kay
Published London, England ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2001


Description 1 online resource (316 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; Note; Introduction; (A) Ausonius and the epigrammatic tradition; B) Ausonius' life and the date of the epigrams; (C) The manuscript tradition of the epigrams; Excursus A. Differences between the text of this edition and Green's OCT; Excursus B. Concordance with other editions; Excursus C. Order of epigrams in the manuscripts; Bibliography; Sigla; Text; Appendix; Commentary; Appendix; Index of Proper Names; A; B; C; D; E; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; Z; Index of Authors; Index of Latin and Greek Words; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U
VZ; General Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X
Summary Decimus Magnus Ausonius of Bordeaux, whose life spanned the greater part of the fourth century AD, was one of the most significant literary and political figures of his age. After an academic career in his native Gaul he was appointed tutor to the future emperor Gratian, a position through which he achieved great power for himself and his family. He was made consul in 379 and later lived to enjoy a ripe old age as the grand old man of Latin letters. In this modern edition of Ausonius' short poems, collected together under the general heading of epigrams, N.M. Kay gives a line-by-line commentar
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes English
Online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed February 20, 2015)
Subject Ausonius, Decimus Magnus
Ausonius, Decimus Magnus -- Criticism and interpretation
Ausonius, Decimus Magnus
Epigrams, Latin.
Epigrams, Latin
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Kay, N. M., author of introduction, etc., commentator for written text
ISBN 9781472502414