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Poetical theory in republican Rome

Richardson, Lawrence.

Poetical theory in republican Rome

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Virgil -- Aesthetics.,
    • Latin poetry -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
    • Poetics -- History -- To 1500.,
    • Aesthetics, Ancient.,
    • Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLawrence Richardson, Jr.
      SeriesThe Garland library of Latin poetry, Undergraduate prize essays: Yale University ;, v. 5.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA6047 .R63 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination173 p. ;
      Number of Pages173
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4560292M
      ISBN 100824029771
      LC Control Number77070825

      As Rome had expanded its reign through the expansion of Asia, Europe, and Africa, Rome continued to be the most powerful until a series of factors started to have a negative affect and begin the decline of Rome. The bright blue sky of Rome, and the effect of the vigorous awakening spring in that divinest climate, and the new life with which it drenches the spirits even to intoxication, were the inspiration of this drama. To surmount these, a pitch of virtue is necessary which, in other situations, where the obstacles are less great and numerous, is not called in to exertion. After Octavian had defeated Antony and Cleopatra at Actium, off northwestern Greece 31 bcHorace published his Epodes and a second book of eight Satires in 30—29 bc. He had been appointed to the first Irish Senate inand was re-appointed for a second term in

      It is time for him to abandon poetry for philosophy. The opposition between the worldly-minded man of the sword and the spiritually minded man of God, the theme of The Wanderings of Oisin, is reproduced in A Dialogue Between Self and Soul. In the allegory, Socrates relates a story that depicts people who only know about shadows and images, but are not real. At fifteen, she proposed to Yeats. Catalepton "Trifles" [ edit ] The Catalepton is a collection of fifteen or sixteen poems in various meters. He wintered sometimes by the southern sea and spent much of the summer and autumn at his Sabine farm or sometimes at Tibur Tivoli or Praeneste Palestrinaboth a little east of Rome.

      In these, Horace abandoned all satirical elements for a sensible, gently ironical stance, though the truisms praising moderation are never dull in his hands. The first epistle of Book II, addressed to Augustus, discusses the role of literature in contemporary Roman society and tells of changing taste. Subscribe today In the 30s bc his 17 Epodes were also under way. Inhe proposed to Iseult but was rejected.


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