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W R Johnson

W. R. Johnson is the John Matthews Manly Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus in the Department of Classics at the University of Chicago. His books include Lucretius and the Modern World; Luxuriance and Economy: Cicero and the Alien Style; Darkness Visible: A Study of Vergil's "Aeneid"; and two books in the series Cornell Studies in Classical Philology-Horace and the Dialectic of Freedom: Readings in "Epistles" 1 and Momentary Monsters: Lucan and His Heroes.