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Horace Odes and Carmen Saecvlare: Odes IV and Carmen Saeculare
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from Cambridge Univ Pr (August 8, 2011)
9780521582797 | details & prices | 297 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $110.00
About: The Carmen Saeculare was composed and published in 17 BCE as Horace was returning to the genre of lyric which he had abandoned six years earlier; the fourth book of Odes is in part a response to this poem, the only commissioned poem we know from the period.