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Lucan, Pharsalia, 4.243-4.245


nanAnd thus in words of wrath, to stir the war: "Of Rome forgetful, to your faith forsworn! And could ye not with victory gained return, Restorers of her liberty, to Rome? Lose then! but losing call not Caesar lord. While still your swords are yours, with blood to shed In doubtful battle, while the fates are hid, Will you like cravens to your master bear Doomed eagles? Will you ask upon your knees That Caesar deign to treat his slaves alike


nanAnd thus in words of wrath, to stir the war: "Of Rome forgetful, to your faith forsworn! And could ye not with victory gained return, Restorers of her liberty, to Rome? Lose then! but losing call not Caesar lord. While still your swords are yours, with blood to shed In doubtful battle, while the fates are hid, Will you like cravens to your master bear Doomed eagles? Will you ask upon your knees That Caesar deign to treat his slaves alike


nanAnd thus in words of wrath, to stir the war: "Of Rome forgetful, to your faith forsworn! And could ye not with victory gained return, Restorers of her liberty, to Rome? Lose then! but losing call not Caesar lord. While still your swords are yours, with blood to shed In doubtful battle, while the fates are hid, Will you like cravens to your master bear Doomed eagles? Will you ask upon your knees That Caesar deign to treat his slaves alike


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

6 results
1. Livy, History, 9.46.1-9.46.7 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

2. Vergil, Aeneis, 11.42-11.44 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

11.42. his darling child. Around him is a throng 11.43. of slaves, with all the Trojan multitude 11.44. and Ilian women, who the wonted way
3. Lucan, Pharsalia, 1.70, 2.288, 4.244-4.245, 4.503-4.504, 4.807-4.809, 9.64 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

4. Statius, Siluae, 2.6.68-2.6.70 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

5. Tacitus, Histories, 1.3 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

6. Valerius Flaccus Gaius, Argonautica, 3.306-3.308 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)



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anger, in roman epic Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
braund, susanna Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
cato uticensis Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
catulus, (quintus lutatius) Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 187
civil war Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
epic poetry, roman Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
flavius scriba, gnaeus Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 187
inuidia Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
invidia, of fortune Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 187
invidia, personification of' Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 187
jal, paul Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
jealousy Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
joyce, jane Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
lucan Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
marius, (gaius) Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 187
marius Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
punishment, divine Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
spain Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
sulla Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
tacitus Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241
tarquinius priscus Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 187
venus Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 241