Sextus Propertius: The Elegies

A complete English translation with in-depth name index

No joy in corrupting Venus to a blind motion:
know, if you do not, the eyes are the guides of Love.

Book II.15:11-12.

Book I Elegies I-XXII

Book II Elegies I-XXXIV

Book III Elegies I-XXV

Book IV Elegies I-XI

Index ABC




The Text is fully hyper-linked to the index and notes and vice versa. Each Elegy within a Book is headed by the corresponding line reference in the Latin text.

Translated by A. S. Kline © 2001, 2008 All Rights Reserved

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Last Modified 3rd March 2012