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Lucan, Pharsalia, 8.473


nanOf Crassus, captive, shall to him be brought As spoil of former conquest. If the wound Dealt in that fell defeat in eastern lands Still stirs thy heart, then double is the shame First to have waged the war upon ourselves, Then ask the foe for succour. For what blame Can rest on thee or Caesar, worse than this That in the clash of conflict ye forgot For Crassus' slaughtered troops the vengeance due? First should united Rome upon the Mede


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1. Lucan, Pharsalia, 8.72-8.85, 8.88-8.105, 8.132-8.133, 8.189, 8.281, 8.283-8.288, 8.335, 8.422-8.447, 8.465, 8.477-8.478, 8.485-8.487, 8.498, 8.525-8.526, 8.539, 8.542-8.549, 8.553, 8.559, 8.576, 8.584-8.586, 8.589-8.592, 8.597-8.601, 8.605-8.606, 8.609, 8.615-8.616, 8.619, 8.627-8.631, 8.639-8.661, 8.663-8.711, 8.713-8.742, 9.133-9.135, 9.1010-9.1104, 10.149-10.158, 10.180-10.183 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

2. Silius Italicus, Punica, 8.50, 10.504-10.506, 10.565-10.567, 13.714-13.716 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

3. Statius, Siluae, 3.2.101-3.2.126, 3.5.75-3.5.76 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

4. Vergil, Aeneis, 1.740-1.746, 1.753, 4.10, 4.323-4.324

1.740. uch haughty violence fits not the souls 1.741. of vanquished men. We journey to a land 1.742. named, in Greek syllables, Hesperia : 1.743. a storied realm, made mighty by great wars 1.744. and wealth of fruitful land; in former days 1.745. Oenotrians had it, and their sons, 't is said 1.746. have called it Italy, a chieftain's name 1.753. we few swam hither, waifs upon your shore! 4.10. Aurora had dispelled the dark and dew; 4.323. of empire Heaven-bestowed. On winged winds 4.324. hasten with my decrees. Not such the man
5. Vergil, Georgics, 2.490

2.490. Till hollow vale o'erflows, and gorge profound


Subjects of this text:

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caesar (caius iulius caesar),as wise man in egypt Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
cannae Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
celer,maecius,evokes past viri militares in egypt Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
celer,maecius,privy to egypt Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
cleopatra vii,hostess to caesar Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
cordus Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
cornelia Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
dido Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
egypt,land of wisdom Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
egypt,ptolemaic Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
flaminius Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
funeral Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
gracchus Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
guest-friendship in egypt,and lucans caesar Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
guest-friendship in egypt,and lucans pompey Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
guest-friendship in egypt,and statius celer Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
hannibal Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
hospes,hospitium Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
io,transformed into isis Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
logos,logoi,and statius Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
nile,inundation (flood) of the Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
paulus,funeral of Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
paulus Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
plato,and egypt Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
plato,emulated by caesar Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
pompey,funeral of Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
pompey Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
pompey (gnaeus pompeius magnus),in statius silvae Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
power and knowledge,the nile as symbol of Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
puteoli,port in italy Manolaraki (2012), Noscendi Nilum Cupido: Imagining Egypt from Lucan to Philostratus, 194
ritual,false Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
ritual Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
scipio (africanus) Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
spectacle' Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123