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Lucan, Pharsalia, 7.205-7.206


nanOr due to fearful fancy. Haemus' top Plunged headlong in the valley, Pindus met With high Olympus, while at Ossa's feet Red ran Baebeis, and Pharsalia's field Gave warlike voices forth in depth of night. Now darkness came upon their wondering gaze, Now daylight pale and wan, their helmets wreathed In pallid mist; the spirits of their sires Hovered in air, and shades of kindred dead Passed flitting through the gloom. Yet to the host


nanOr due to fearful fancy. Haemus' top Plunged headlong in the valley, Pindus met With high Olympus, while at Ossa's feet Red ran Baebeis, and Pharsalia's field Gave warlike voices forth in depth of night. Now darkness came upon their wondering gaze, Now daylight pale and wan, their helmets wreathed In pallid mist; the spirits of their sires Hovered in air, and shades of kindred dead Passed flitting through the gloom. Yet to the host


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anger, divine Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
anger, in roman epic Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
artorius (augustus physician) Mueller, Roman Religion in Valerius Maximus (2002) 219
caesar, julius, favored by fortuna Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
civil war Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
epic poetry, roman Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
fortuna Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
homer, lucans use of Joseph, Thunder and Lament: Lucan on the Beginnings and Ends of Epic (2022) 253
homer, model / anti-model for lucan Joseph, Thunder and Lament: Lucan on the Beginnings and Ends of Epic (2022) 253
homer, reproach in Joseph, Thunder and Lament: Lucan on the Beginnings and Ends of Epic (2022) 253
lucan Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
minerva Mueller, Roman Religion in Valerius Maximus (2002) 219
murder, of pompey Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
pharsalus Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
philippi Mueller, Roman Religion in Valerius Maximus (2002) 219
pompey, death of Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
pothinus Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
ptolemy Braund and Most, Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen (2004) 245
sound, ill-omened' Mueller, Roman Religion in Valerius Maximus (2002) 219