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Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database



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Lucan, Pharsalia, 8.615-8.616


nanTo stir Pharsalia's ashes and to call War to thy kingdom? Ere the fight was fought We joined not either army — shall we now Make Magnus friend whom all the world deserts? And fling a challenge to the conquering chief And all his proud successes? Fair is help Lent in disaster, yet reserved for those Whom fortune favours. Faith her friends selects Not from the wretched." They decree the crime: Proud is the boyish tyrant that so soon


nanTo stir Pharsalia's ashes and to call War to thy kingdom? Ere the fight was fought We joined not either army — shall we now Make Magnus friend whom all the world deserts? And fling a challenge to the conquering chief And all his proud successes? Fair is help Lent in disaster, yet reserved for those Whom fortune favours. Faith her friends selects Not from the wretched." They decree the crime: Proud is the boyish tyrant that so soon


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1. Lucan, Pharsalia, 3.448-3.449, 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, 8.473, 8.477-8.478, 8.485-8.487, 8.498, 8.525-8.526, 8.539, 8.542-8.549, 8.553, 8.559, 8.576, 8.584-8.586, 8.589-8.592, 8.597-8.601, 8.605-8.606, 8.609, 8.616, 8.619, 8.627-8.631, 8.639-8.661, 8.663-8.711, 8.713-8.742 (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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anger,divine Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
anger,in roman epic Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
caesar,julius,favored by fortuna Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
cannae Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
civil war Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
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
epic poetry,roman Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
fate Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
flaminius Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
fortuna Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
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
hannibal Roumpou (2023), Ritual and the Poetics of Closure in Flavian Literature. 123
ira/irasci,and pompey Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
lucan Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
murder,of pompey Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
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
pompey,death of Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
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
ptolemy Braund and Most (2004), Ancient Anger: Perspectives from Homer to Galen, 246
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