Selections from the Carmina Burana

Selections from the Carmina Burana

A New Verse Translation


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Format
Paperback
Price
$17.00
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140444407
  • 272 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

This is a selection from the 13the century collection of secular latin poems. Some are serious (eg Crusade poems) but the majority are light, including many love poems. A number of items from the Carmina are well known as text for Carl Orff’s ‘Scenic Cantata’.
Selections from the Carmina Burana

Selections from the Carmina Burana

Anonymous, Editor: Betty Radice, Translator: David Parlett

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