William Fitzgerald: Catullus, 23 February 2006
Show More The Poems of Catullus: A Bilingual Edition translated by Peter Green.
California, 339 pp., £15.95, September 2005, 0 520 24264 5Show More
“... Peter Green’s splendid new translation of Catullus makes quite a substantial volume: more than three hundred pages in all, with an introduction, parallel text in Latin and English, notes, glossary and index. Such treatment doesn’t feel quite right for this ‘new witty booklet, all fresh-polished with abrasive’, as Catullus describes the book he dedicates to Cornelius Nepos in poem 1 ...”