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Published by Princeton Press in [Princeton, N.J.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Richard Webster.
ContributionsWebster, Richard.
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p.
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17054115M
OCLC/WorldCa5112821


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Cited by: 6. Not much can be known about the life of Maximianus, who has been called "the last of the Roman poets," beyond what can be inferred from his poetry.

He was most likely a native of Tuscany, probably lived until the middle of the sixth century, and, at an advanced age, went as a diplomat to the emperor's court at Constantinople.A.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Elegies of Maximianus.5/5(1). Juster presents a faithful, poetic translation of the elegies of Maximianus, "last of the Roman poets." This comprehensive volume includes an introduction by renowned classicist Michael Roberts, the first English translation of an additional six poems attributed to Maximianus, and the first commentary in English on the elegies since The Elegies of Maximianus.

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Elegies of Maximianus. [Princeton, N.J.] Princeton Press, The Elegies of Maximianus translated by A.M. Juster “I am not who I was, my greatest part has perished.” Juster’s fluid, engaging translation should bring the curious elegies of Maximianus—whose only previous English edition was in —to a wider audience.

A dark book with drifting, spaced lines, Noirmania is a series of single. His book, Maximianus: Elegies and Eros for Every Age, includes the Latin text on the facing page; this practice should be mandatory for any verse translation.

Another plus is that, in the Latin version, Juster has chosen to omit punctuation as well as initial capitals. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

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Juster" should be all that needs saying. The Elegies of Maximianus A. Juster, translator. University of Pennsylvania Press. ISBN Review. Not much can be known about the life of Maximianus, who has been called "e;the last of the Roman poets,"e; beyond what can be inferred from his poetry.

He was most likely a native of Tuscany, probably lived until the middle of the sixth century, and, at an advanced age, went as a diplomat to the emperor's court at Constantinople.A.

Juster has translated the complete. This pattern sets the stage for the subsequent elegies; in each one Maximianus paints the female figure from somewhat to very charitably as he himself becomes progressively more ridiculous, a pattern which culminates with his extreme humiliation during the Greek girl’s lament in elegy 5.

The complete Elegies of Maximianus is newly translated into English by A.M. Juster (we’ve written about him here). John Talbot’s review appears in The Weekly Standard – one of the few print venues left for those writing about books (and who wish to be paid decently for it), and it’s now about to go belly-up.

Maximian was born near Sirmium (modern Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia) in the province of Pannonia, around into a family of shopkeepers.

Beyond that, the ancient sources contain vague allusions to Illyricum as his homeland, to his Pannonian virtues, and to his harsh upbringing along the war-torn Danube frontier. Maximian joined the army, serving with Diocletian under Born: c.

Sirmium (present-day Sremska. Deborah Warren's review of Maximianus: Elegies and Eros: The Golden Apples of the Sun. A.M. Juster's contrarian take on Lerner's The Hatred of Poetry: Fear and Loathing in the Postmodern English Department. A.M. Juster's translation "East African Proverbs" in the July/August issue of Poetry: Poetry July/August THE Poetae Latini Minores' contain six elegies under the name of Maximianus.

While studying the various stages of transition in Latin poetry from antiquity to the Middle Ages to be discussed in my forthcoming book,2 I came upon these poems and my curiosity was wakened by their unusual character. While they are generally accepted. The Elegies of Maximianus e dited and translated by A.M.

Juster Pennsylvania, pp., $ The very last great moment in all of ancient literature comes as a surprise twist—a single line of. The Elegies of Maximianus () Book. This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series.

Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to. The Elegies of Maximianus translated by A. Juster. University of Pennsylvania Press, Hardcover, pages, $ MICHAEL FONTAINE.

B efore he killed himself, I befriended an old man some years ago who had published several books on the right to death and the dignity of suicide. When he fell at home and broke his back, he rejected the operation. Jake Fuchs reviews “John Milton’s The Book of Elegies,” translated from as did the late classical poet Maximianus.

In Milton’s time, it was a favorite form of the Neo-Latin poets. Maximianus’s Greek girl is a worthy predecessor to that prominent body of poetry. Juster’s Elegies of Maximianus deserves to be widely read and studied.

Juster has translated the Latin original into accessible poetry that the general public can read and enjoy. His book also serves as a testament and invitation to scholarly study. Buy maximianus Books at Shop amongst our popular books, includ Die Beiden an Maximianus Augustus Gerichteten Panegyrici Latini, The Elegies of Maximianus and more from maximianus.

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If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user. Maximianus Etruscus. Max: poet of the final hour, being the elegies of Maximianus the Etruscan / [introduction and translation from the Latin by] Frank Ashton-Gwatkin Paul Norbury Publications Ltd London Australian/Harvard Citation.

Maximianus Etruscus. Maximianus synonyms, Maximianus pronunciation, Maximianus translation, English dictionary definition of Maximianus. n 1.

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Forthcoming in will be The Elegies of Maximianus (University of Pennsylvania Press) and Milton’s Book of Elegies (University of Oklahoma Press). “For the Student Strikers” from. MAXIMIANUS, a Latin elegiac poet who flourished during the 6th century A.D.

He was an Etruscan by birth, and spent his youth at Rome, where he enjoyed a great reputation as an orator. At an advanced age he was sent on an important mission to the East, perhaps by Theodoric, if he is the Maximianus to whom that monarch addressed a letter.

All of the above are familiar classics, but not so The Elegies of Maximianus, now deftly translated by A.M. Juster (University of Pennsylvania) and introduced by Michael Roberts.

book selections + tote + print quarterly ), The Billy Collins Experience (Aldrich Press, ), and The Elegies of Maximianus Los Angeles Review of Books, Sunset Blvd., Ste. Carson’s first book, “Eros the Bittersweet” — a study of Sappho’s poetry — must be one of the most exciting works of criticism ever written.

The present edition offers the first Polish translation of Maximianus’s elegies with introduction and ample commentary.

In addition, it provides a transcription of Maximianus’s text as transmitted in two 15th-century Cracovian manuscripts, Cr (BJ ) and Cv (BJ ).Author: Andreas Michalopoulos. A.M. Juster’s poetry, translations and essays have appeared in Poetry, The Paris Review, The Hudson Review, The New Criterion, Arion, North American Review, Rattle, Southwest Review, Barrow Street, Hopkins Review and many other publications.

He has won the Howard Nemerov Sonnet Award three times, the Willis Barnstone Translation Prize, and many other. A.M. Juster, the poetry editor of First Things, is the author of nine books of original poetry and translated poetry, including The Satires of Horace (University of Pennsylvania Press ), Tibullus’ Elegies (Oxford University Press ), Saint Aldhelm’s Riddles (University of Toronto Press ), The Elegies of Maximianus (University of Pennsylvania Press ), and John.

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US$ US$ Save US$ Add to basket. The Satires of Horace. Horace. 30 Jan The book is designed as an accessible introduction for the general reader interested in Latin love elegy and the history of love and lament in Western literature, as well as a collection of critically stimulating essays for students and scholars of Latin poetry and of the classical tradition.

John Milton’s The Book of Elegies translated by A. Juster The Paideia Institute for Humanistic Study, Inc., Paperback, pages, $ Reviewed by Patrick Callahan. A s we are told Mount Helicon had two fonts of poetry, so we witness in recent years an outpouring of both original poems and literary translations from A.

Juster. A winner of the Barnstone Translation Prize for a Middle Welsh translation, his fifth book of translated poetry, The Elegies of Maximianus, ws published by the University of Pennsylvania Press. He has won many awards for his work on behalf of people with disabilities, including the Alzheimer’s Association’s Humanitarian of the Year Award.

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