Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition

Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition PDF Virgil’s agricultural poem, the Georgics, forms part of a long tradition of didactic epic going back to the archaic poet Hesiod. This book explores the relationship between the Georgics and earlier works in the didactic tradition, particularly Lucretius’ De Rerum Natura… Continue reading Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition

Japanese Haiku Its Essential Nature and History

Japanese Haiku Its Essential Nature and History Japanese Haiku: Its Essential Nature and History by Kenneth Yasuda English | April 2002 | ISBN: 0804834601 | EPUB | 296 pages | 1.7 MB This is the most authoritative and concise book on Japanese haiku available: what it is, how it developed, and how it is practiced… Continue reading Japanese Haiku Its Essential Nature and History