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Complete Works of Horace

circa 35 BCE - 8 BCE

Why is it canonical?

Horace crafted the most well regarded Roman lyric poetry, and became one of the pillars of Latin literature during the time of Rome's transition from republic to Empire under Augustus. As an exemplar of Latin lyric poetry, his works became the some of the most studied and thus influential of all Latin literature.

Creators

Horace

Locations

Rome Roman Empire

Languages

Latin

Images and Videos

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Statue of Horace in Venosa

Resources

All of Horace's surviving works, in English.