Voigt, which in most cases matches the older Lobel-Page system. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote Wikisource. CS1 maint: extra text: authors list link Clayman, Dee Like the ancients, modern critics have tended to consider Sappho's poetry "extraordinary". Rose that "Sappho wrote as she spoke, owing practically nothing to any literary influence," and that her verse displays "the charm of absolute naturalness. Generic Composition in Greek and Roman Poetry.