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Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database



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Lucan, Pharsalia, 8.317-8.318


nanFrom Libyan ruins did not Marius rise Again recorded Consul on the page Full of his honours? shall a lighter blow Keep Magnus down, whose thousand chiefs and ships Still plough the billows; by defeat his strength Not whelmed but scattered? And the fame alone Of our great deeds of glory in the past Shall now protect us, and the world unchanged Still love its hero. "Weigh upon the scales Ye chiefs, which best may help the needs of Rome


nanFrom Libyan ruins did not Marius rise Again recorded Consul on the page Full of his honours? shall a lighter blow Keep Magnus down, whose thousand chiefs and ships Still plough the billows; by defeat his strength Not whelmed but scattered? And the fame alone Of our great deeds of glory in the past Shall now protect us, and the world unchanged Still love its hero. "Weigh upon the scales Ye chiefs, which best may help the needs of Rome


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1. Lucan, Pharsalia, 8.72-8.85, 8.88-8.105, 8.109-8.110, 8.118-8.120, 8.129-8.133, 8.150-8.156, 8.163-8.164, 8.189, 8.204-8.205, 8.211-8.212, 8.237-8.238, 8.276-8.278, 8.281, 8.283-8.288, 8.292-8.294, 8.318, 8.335, 8.422-8.447, 8.465, 8.473, 8.477-8.478, 8.485-8.487, 8.498, 8.525-8.526, 8.539, 8.542-8.549, 8.553, 8.559, 8.575-8.661, 8.663-8.711, 8.713-8.742, 9.863-9.867, 9.877-9.878, 10.185-10.187 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

2. Silius Italicus, Punica, 10.504-10.506, 10.565-10.567, 13.714-13.716 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)



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cornelia Roumpou, Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature (2023) 123
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flaminius Roumpou, Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature (2023) 123
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paulus, funeral of Roumpou, Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature (2023) 123
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spectacle Roumpou, Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature (2023) 123