Regular price: $19.36

Free with 30-day trial
Membership details Membership details
  • A 30-day trial plus your first audiobook, free
  • 1 credit/month after trial – good for any book, any price
  • Easy exchanges – swap any book you don’t love
  • Keep your audiobooks, even if you cancel
  • After your trial, Audible is just $14.95/month
Select or Add a new payment method

Buy Now with 1 Credit

By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Buy Now for $19.36

Pay using card ending in
By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Publisher's Summary

Catullus is one of the liveliest and most appealing Roman poets. His emotion, charm, and apparent spontaneity resonate with readers as strongly today as in antiquity. This sophisticated literary and historical introduction brings Catullus to life for the modern listener and presents his poetry in all its variety of emotions, subjects, and styles.


Places Catullus in a social, historical, and literary context
Examines Catallus's style and subjects, and provides a literary introduction to his major themes of love, social life, and politics
Discusses the reception of the poems by translators and interpreters
©2009 Julia Haig Gaisser (P)2013 Audible Ltd
Show More Show Less
No Reviews are Available
© Copyright 1997 - 2018 Audible, Inc