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The lyric poems of Horace and Housman are enigmatic our bodies of labor that experience a lot in universal, and an in depth interpreting of every poet's writings can light up the other's. this can be the 1st publication to supply a close, serious comparability among those poets, and in addition the 1st to use Housman's unpublished lectures on Horace.

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