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Epic and Lyric

Luis de Camoes

Translated by Keith Bosley

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ISBN: 978 0 856358 35 7
Categories: Portuguese
Imprint: Aspects of Portugal
Published: February 1996
210 x 210 x 7 mm
180 pages
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Also available in: Hardback
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  • Luis de Camoes
    Luís de Camões is widely considered the Portuguese language's greatest poet. His mastery of verse has been compared to that of Shakespeare, Vondel, Homer, Virgil and Dante. He wrote a considerable amount of lyrical poetry and drama but is best remembered for his epic work Os Lusíadas (The Lusiads). ... read more
    Keith Bosley
    Keith Bosley was born in Buckinghamshire in 1937 and read French at Reading, Paris and Caen. He is the author of six collections of poems. Over twenty works of translation include Finnish Folk Poetry: Epic (1977), Mallarmé: The Poems (1977), From the Theorems of Master Jean de La Ceppède (1983) and ... read more
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