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The Odes of Horace - Eighteen Odes of Quintus Horatius Flaccus: Read in Latin by Dr. John F.C. Richards

The Odes of Horace - Eighteen Odes of Quintus Horatius Flaccus: Read in Latin by Dr. John F.C. Richards

Quintus Horatius Flaccus (65 BC–8 BC), known in the English-speaking world as Horace, was a leading poet during the reign of the Roman emperor Augustus. Horace wrote 103 odes during his life, basing the lyric style and meter on ancient Greek poetry. The odes range in subject from love and friendship to religion and patriotism. In this recording Professor John F.C. Richards reads 18 poems in their original Latin. The Latin text and English translations are included in the liner notes.

Track Listing

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Book I, Ode 4 John F.C. Richards 2:19
102
Book I, Ode 9 John F.C. Richards 1:49
103
Book I, Ode 11 John F.C. Richards 1:05
104
Book I, Ode 16 John F.C. Richards 2:19
105
Book I, Ode 17 John F.C. Richards 2:18
106
Book I, Ode 38 John F.C. Richards 0:51
107
Book II, Ode 2 John F.C. Richards 1:54
108
Book II, Ode 3 John F.C. Richards 2:18
109
Book II, Ode 7 John F.C. Richards 2:15
110
Book II, Ode 10 John F.C. Richards 1:52
111
Book II, Ode 14 John F.C. Richards 2:23
201
Book II, Ode 16 John F.C. Richards 3:09
202
Book III, Ode 13 John F.C. Richards 1:23
203
Book III, Ode 16 John F.C. Richards 3:52
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Book III, Ode 21 John F.C. Richards 1:56
205
Book IV, Ode 7 John F.C. Richards 2:31
206
Book IV, Ode 9 John F.C. Richards 4:19
207
Book IV, Ode 12 John F.C. Richards 2:35

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