CLAS210 Ancient Literature: Love Poetry
See EXTRA CREDIT OFFER at end of page.

1st Semester 1999-2000, Department of Classics, Monmouth College
(listed alphabetically)

Barnstone, Willis. Sappho and the Greek Lyric Poets
2nd ed. 0-8052-0831-3 
Random House




BookcoverCatullus   Poems of Catullus
Translated by Guy Lee
Oxford University Press


Lind, L. R.   Latin Poetry in Verse Translation  
(Sorry, no book cover available.)

BookcoverOvid    Art of Love 
Translated by Rolfe Humphries
Indiana University Press



Note: You should also have access to translations of Homer's Odyssey. For a good electronic version available on the Perseus website, click  here.

Standing offer for extra credit: If you submit a 250-word review of one of these books to or and send the link to the instructor, you will get extra credit in this course. This offer expires on Nov. 30, 1999.

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