The selections cover nearly a third of Martial's 1,500 or so epigrams, augmented by an introduction by historian Marc Kleijwegt and informative notes on literary allusion and wordplay by translator Susan McLean.
- Paperback | 320 pages
- 152 x 229 x 15.24mm | 249.48g
- 03 Dec 2014
- University of Wisconsin Press
- Wisconsin, United States
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15 Jul 2014
20 Jan 2010
30 Jan 2011
Susan McLean is a professor of English at Southwest Minnesota State University. She won the 2014 Donald Justice Poetry Prize for a collection of poems, The Whetstone Misses the Knife, and in 2009 her collection The Best Disguisewon the Richard Wilbur Award.