This antiquarian volume contains a collection of poetry concerning the form of the book. These poems are devoted to the book itself, rather than to literature more broadly, and celebrate the bric-a-brac of the one - as opposed to the masterpieces of the other. These wonderful poems will greatly appeal to bibliophiles and booklovers, and they would make for a worthy addition to any bookshelf. The poems of this collection include: Proem, Ballade of the Bookworm, Catullus: To His Book, Horace: To His Book, Martial: The Stingy ...

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