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Vergil, Eclogues, 6.10


nanto the slim oaten reed my silvan lay.


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1. Hesiod, Theogony, 25-26, 24 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

24. By them to sing adeptly as he brought
2. Plato, Symposium, None (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

177d. So if you on your part approve, we might pass the time well enough in discourses; for my opinion is that we ought each of us to make a speech in turn, from left to right, praising Love as beautifully as he can. Phaedrus shall open first; for he has the topmost place at table, and besides is father of our debate.
3. Callimachus, Aetia, 1.25-1.28 (4th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

4. Theocritus, Idylls, 1.82, 3.42, 17.124-17.130 (4th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

5. Apollonius of Rhodes, Argonautica, 3.96 (3rd cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

3.96. αὐτοῖσιν τόξοισι δυσηχέας ἆξαι ὀιστοὺς
6. Cicero, Philippicae, 5.43 (2nd cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

7. Lucretius Carus, On The Nature of Things, 5.1120-5.1142 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

8. Vergil, Eclogues, 1.40-1.45, 2.68, 4.12, 6.5, 6.7-6.8, 6.11, 6.40, 6.47, 6.52, 6.58, 6.64, 8.41, 9.47, 10.2-10.3, 10.22 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

1.40. I serve but Amaryllis: for I will own 1.41. while Galatea reigned over me, I had 1.42. no hope of freedom, and no thought to save. 1.43. Though many a victim from my folds went forth 1.44. or rich cheese pressed for the unthankful town 1.45. never with laden hands returned I home. MELIBOEUS 2.68. alexis; no, nor would Iollas yield 4.12. befriend him, chaste Lucina; 'tis thine own 6.5. plucked at mine ear and warned me: “Tityrus 6.7. but sing a slender song.” Now, Varus, I— 6.8. for lack there will not who would laud thy deeds 6.11. I sing but as vouchsafed me; yet even thi 6.40. of Rhodope or Ismarus: for he sang 6.47. little by little; and how the earth amazed 6.52. Then sang he of the stones by Pyrrha cast 6.58. pasiphae with the love of her white bull— 6.64. as with a beast to mate, though many a time 8.41. your bride along; now, bridegroom, scatter nuts: 9.47. or Cinna deem I, but account myself 10.2. vouchsafe me, Arethusa! needs must I 10.3. ing a brief song to Gallus—brief, but yet 10.22. of us they feel no shame, poet divine;
9. Vergil, Georgics, 2.498-2.499, 3.1-3.48, 3.284-3.285, 3.289, 3.291-3.292, 3.294, 4.488 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

2.498. Hath needs beyond exhausting; the whole soil 2.499. Thrice, four times, yearly must be cleft, the sod 3.1. Thee too, great Pales, will I hymn, and thee 3.2. Amphrysian shepherd, worthy to be sung 3.3. You, woods and waves Lycaean. All themes beside 3.4. Which else had charmed the vacant mind with song 3.5. Are now waxed common. of harsh Eurystheus who 3.6. The story knows not, or that praiseless king 3.7. Busiris, and his altars? or by whom 3.8. Hath not the tale been told of Hylas young 3.9. Latonian Delos and Hippodame 3.10. And Pelops for his ivory shoulder famed 3.11. Keen charioteer? Needs must a path be tried 3.12. By which I too may lift me from the dust 3.13. And float triumphant through the mouths of men. 3.14. Yea, I shall be the first, so life endure 3.15. To lead the Muses with me, as I pa 3.16. To mine own country from the Aonian height; 3.17. I, placeName key= 3.18. of Idumaea, and raise a marble shrine 3.19. On thy green plain fast by the water-side 3.20. Where Mincius winds more vast in lazy coils 3.21. And rims his margent with the tender reed. 3.22. Amid my shrine shall Caesar's godhead dwell. 3.23. To him will I, as victor, bravely dight 3.24. In Tyrian purple, drive along the bank 3.25. A hundred four-horse cars. All placeName key= 3.26. Leaving Alpheus and Molorchus' grove 3.27. On foot shall strive, or with the raw-hide glove; 3.28. Whilst I, my head with stripped green olive crowned 3.29. Will offer gifts. Even 'tis present joy 3.30. To lead the high processions to the fane 3.31. And view the victims felled; or how the scene 3.32. Sunders with shifted face, and placeName key= 3.33. Inwoven thereon with those proud curtains rise. 3.34. of gold and massive ivory on the door 3.35. I'll trace the battle of the Gangarides 3.36. And our Quirinus' conquering arms, and there 3.37. Surging with war, and hugely flowing, the placeName key= 3.38. And columns heaped on high with naval brass. 3.39. And placeName key= 3.40. And quelled Niphates, and the Parthian foe 3.41. Who trusts in flight and backward-volleying darts 3.42. And trophies torn with twice triumphant hand 3.43. From empires twain on ocean's either shore. 3.44. And breathing forms of Parian marble there 3.45. Shall stand, the offspring of Assaracus 3.46. And great names of the Jove-descended folk 3.47. And father Tros, and placeName key= 3.48. of Cynthus. And accursed Envy there 3.284. Learns to fling wrath into his horns, with blow 3.285. Provokes the air, and scattering clouds of sand 3.289. As in mid ocean when a wave far of 3.291. Its rounded breast, and, onward rolled to land 3.292. Falls with prodigious roar among the rocks 3.294. Upseethe in swirling eddies, and disgorge 4.488. “Take beakers of Maconian wine,” she said


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acontius Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
allusion Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
amor, poetry and Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
amor/amor/cupid Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106
animals Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
aphrodite/venus Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
apollo Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
apollonius, argonautica Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
arsinoe Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
augustus, as divi filius Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
augustus, as praesens deus Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
augustus, as restorer of rome Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
berenice Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
callimacheanism Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
callimachus, aetia Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
callimachus Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190; Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
cicero, on octavian Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
consolatio, consolatory tradition' Konstan and Garani, The Philosophizing Muse: The Influence of Greek Philosophy on Roman Poetry (2014) 98
cydippe Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
daphnis Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
divi filius Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
epicureanism Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
eros/eros Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
gallus, cornelius Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
gallus Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106, 116
golden age O'Daly, Days Linked by Song: Prudentius' Cathemerinon (2012) 346
gratidianus, marius Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
hellenistic encomia Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
hellenistic ruler cult Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
hesiod Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106, 116
honey O'Daly, Days Linked by Song: Prudentius' Cathemerinon (2012) 346
imagery, chariots Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
invidia Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
julius caesar Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
labor, in the georgics Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
libertas Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
lucretius, politics in Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
lucretius, war in Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
madness (love as) Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106
marius, gaius Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
moschus Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
muses Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
new age O'Daly, Days Linked by Song: Prudentius' Cathemerinon (2012) 346
octavian Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
otium Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
ovid, ars amatoria Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106
pasiphae Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106
passion Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106
plato, symposium Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 116
plautus, mercator Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106
plotius tucca Konstan and Garani, The Philosophizing Muse: The Influence of Greek Philosophy on Roman Poetry (2014) 98
poetry and poetics Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
politics, in lucretius Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
politics, in the georgics Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
pollio, gaius asinius Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
probus Konstan and Garani, The Philosophizing Muse: The Influence of Greek Philosophy on Roman Poetry (2014) 98
ptolemy i soter Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
ptolemy ii philadelphus Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
quintilius Konstan and Garani, The Philosophizing Muse: The Influence of Greek Philosophy on Roman Poetry (2014) 98
tartarus Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
theocritus, idylls Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106
theocritus Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106; Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
tityrus Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
varus Xinyue, Politics and Divinization in Augustan Poetry (2022) 46
virgil, and callimachean poetics Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
virgil, and octavian Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
virgil Thorsen et al., Greek and Latin Love: The Poetic Connection (2021) 106, 116
war, civil war Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
war, in lucretius Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190
war, in the georgics Gale, Virgil on the Nature of Things: The Georgics, Lucretius and the Didactic Tradition (2000) 190