Cover

pdf iconDownload PDF
 

Frontmatter

pdf iconDownload PDF
 

Contents

pdf iconDownload PDF

p. v

read more

Acknowledgments

pdf iconDownload PDF

p. vii

When I first started working on my translations of Catullus, some years ago, Martha Osvat of Milwaukee went to the trouble of arranging a public reading in which I was given an opportunity to showcase my work, and my former student, Shirley Yousoufian, helped me practice for the event. I am glad to have this opportunity to acknowledge these services, which meant a great deal to me. ...

read more

Introduction

pdf iconDownload PDF

pp. ix-xliv

In his first poem, Catullus asks his Muse to let his works survive for more than one age. In fact, they were well known from the time of their creation, in the first century B.C., until the end of the first century A.D. In the second century, however, when scribes began transferring classical literature from papyrus scrolls to more capacious “codices” (books in our sense of the word)...

The Complete Poetry of Catullus

pdf iconDownload PDF

pp. 1-106

Bibliography

pdf iconDownload PDF

pp. 109-110