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Lucan, Pharsalia, 1.131-1.133


nanHad'st thou but longer stayed, it had been thine To keep the husband and the sire apart, And, as the Sabine women did of old, Dash down the threatening swords and join the hands. With thee all trust was buried, and the chiefs Could give their courage vent, and rushed to war. Lest newer glories triumphs past obscure, Late conquered Gaul the bays from pirates won, This, Magnus, was thy fear; thy roll of fame, Of glorious deeds accomplished for the state


nanHad'st thou but longer stayed, it had been thine To keep the husband and the sire apart, And, as the Sabine women did of old, Dash down the threatening swords and join the hands. With thee all trust was buried, and the chiefs Could give their courage vent, and rushed to war. Lest newer glories triumphs past obscure, Late conquered Gaul the bays from pirates won, This, Magnus, was thy fear; thy roll of fame, Of glorious deeds accomplished for the state


nanHad'st thou but longer stayed, it had been thine To keep the husband and the sire apart, And, as the Sabine women did of old, Dash down the threatening swords and join the hands. With thee all trust was buried, and the chiefs Could give their courage vent, and rushed to war. Lest newer glories triumphs past obscure, Late conquered Gaul the bays from pirates won, This, Magnus, was thy fear; thy roll of fame, Of glorious deeds accomplished for the state


Intertexts (texts cited often on the same page as the searched text):

5 results
1. Homer, Odyssey, 11.121-11.133, 23.268-23.280 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

2. Vergil, Aeneis, 12.4-12.8 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

12.4. gaze all his way, fierce rage implacable 12.5. wells his high heart. As when on Libyan plain 12.6. a lion, gashed along his tawny breast 12.7. by the huntsman's grievous thrust, awakens him 12.8. unto his last grim fight, and gloriously
3. Lucan, Pharsalia, 1.129-1.130, 1.132-1.157, 1.205-1.212, 1.324-1.335, 1.337, 1.348-1.349, 1.355, 1.359-1.362, 3.33-3.34, 7.7-7.20, 7.24, 7.29-7.44 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

4. Plutarch, Pompey, 68.2 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

5. Florus Lucius Annaeus, Epitome Bellorum Omnium Annorum Dcc, 2.13.45



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
achilles Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
aeneas Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
autocracy, roman Keith and Edmondson, Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle (2016) 163
caesar, julius Keith and Edmondson, Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle (2016) 163
caesar (julius) Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
civil war, roman Keith and Edmondson, Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle (2016) 163
elegy/elegiac Keith and Edmondson, Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle (2016) 163
epic Keith and Edmondson, Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle (2016) 163
fabius maximus, intertextual characterization of Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
genre criticism Keith and Edmondson, Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle (2016) 163
hannibal, intertextual characterization of Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
homer, model / anti-model for lucan Joseph, Thunder and Lament: Lucan on the Beginnings and Ends of Epic (2022) 204
intertextuality Keith and Edmondson, Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle (2016) 163
lamentation' Keith and Edmondson, Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle (2016) 163
nestor Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
nostos, as master-trope explored by lucan Joseph, Thunder and Lament: Lucan on the Beginnings and Ends of Epic (2022) 204
odysseus Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255; Joseph, Thunder and Lament: Lucan on the Beginnings and Ends of Epic (2022) 204
pompey, as anti-odyssean Joseph, Thunder and Lament: Lucan on the Beginnings and Ends of Epic (2022) 204
pompey Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255; Keith and Edmondson, Roman Literary Cultures: Domestic Politics, Revolutionary Poetics, Civic Spectacle (2016) 163
punic wars, second Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
pylos Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
silius italicus, and homer Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
silius italicus, and statius Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
silius italicus, and virgil Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
silius italicus, as pro-domitianic poet Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
silius italicus, window references to other poets in Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
thebes Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255
turnus Augoustakis, Flavian Poetry and its Greek Past (2014) 255