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Published: 23 May 2017

384 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198747864

Bookseller Code (06)

Silius Italicus, Punica 2

Edited with an Introduction, Translation, and Commentary

Edited by Neil W. Bernstein

  • Represents the only full-length commentary in any language on Book 2 of Silius Italicus' Punica
  • Juxtaposes the full Latin text with an accessible English translation and extensive contextualizing introduction
  • Provides comprehensive detail in a keenly focused line-by-line commentary
  • Expands greatly on previous critical editions of the entire poem to offer an invaluable up-to-date resource