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satires of A. Persius Flaccus

Aulus Persius Flaccus

satires of A. Persius Flaccus

with a translation and commentary

by Aulus Persius Flaccus

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Conington... To which is prefixed a lecture on the life and writings of Persius, delivered at Oxford by the same author, January 1855. Edited by H. Nettleship.
SeriesClarendon Press series
ContributionsConington, John, 1825-1869., Nettleship, Henry, 1839-1893.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii (1) 136 p. ;
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19713587M

Even though the language and style of Persius’s satires are difficult and compressed, the moral intensity of the Satires (n.d.; The Satires, ) made them popular throughout the ancient, late. Inspiring poets from Ben Jonson and Alexander Pope to W. H. Auden and Robert Frost, the writings of Horace and Persius have had a powerful influence on later Western literature. The "Satires" of Persius are highly idiosyncratic, containing a courageous attack on the poetry and morals of his wealthy contemporariesaeven the ruling emperor, Nero.4/5(2).

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Aulus Persius Flaccus books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. The Satires (Latin: Satirae or Sermones) is a collection of satirical poems written by the Roman poet, ed in dactylic hexameters, the Satires explore the secrets of human happiness and literary perfection. Published probably in 35 BC and at the latest, by 33 BC, the first book of Satires represents Horace's first published work. It established him as one of the great poetic.

  Jan. , pp. 26–28). Persius alternately acts the part of the youth satirised (which explains the use of the first person in stertimus, findor, querimur) and alternately assumes the role of a monitor, expostulating with the young man and trying to recall him to a sense of the follies and wasted opportunities of his life (1–43). Childish. Introduction. Horace’s Satires are a collection of two books of hexameter poems which offer a humorous-critical commentary, of an indirect kind, unique to Horace, on various social phenomena in 1st century BCE Rome. The Satires are Horace’s earliest published work: Book 1, with ten poems, was published around 35 BCE, and Book 2, with eight poems, was published around 30 BCE.


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The Satires of A. Persius Flaccus by Persius. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Persius: Contributor: Jahn, Otto, Editor: Gildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), Title: The Satires of A. Persius Flaccus Note: The text of this edition of Persius is, in the main, that of Jahn's last recension ()--Pref.

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Download a free audio book for yourself today!Author: Persius. Aulus Persius Flaccus seu brevi Persius, poëta Romanus, natus est die 4 Decembris anno 34 Volaterris, in oppido Etruriae.

Duodecim aut tredecim annos natus Romam missus est ut in litterarum studium incumberet, ibique Annaeo Cornuto philosopho Stoico occurrit. Sex saturas (Saturae) scripsit/5. The Satires of A. Persius Flaccus [Persius] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Satires of A. Persius Flaccus. Persius, on the other hand, hammers out his thoughts in a far more orthodox cadence. Comparing the first six hundred and fifty verses of the first book of the satires of Horace with the six hundred and fifty verses of Persius, we find that more than eight per cent.

have five spondees against less than five per. Persius, in full Aulus Persius Flaccus, (born ad 34, Volaterrae [now Volterra, Italy]—d Campania), Stoic poet whose Latin satires reached a higher moral tone than those of other classical Latin poets (excepting Juvenal). A pupil and friend of the Stoic philosopher Lucius Annaeus Cornutus and a fellow student of the poet Lucan, who admired all he wrote, Persius discovered his vocation.

The Satires of A. Persius Flaccus: With a Translation and Commentary Item Preview. 1 “ Datis vadibus. ” In some suit, the farmer had given bail for his attendance on the day appointed for the trial. The persons who had bound themselves as bail for his appearance, are called derivation of the word is supposed to be vadere, "to go," because the person who procures such persons to answer for his appearance, is allowed to go until the day of the trial.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Persius. An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article. Persius: A New and Literal Translation of Juvenal and Persius: With Copious Explanatory Notes By Which These Difficult Satirists are Rendered Easy and Familiar to the Reader (2 volumes; Oxford: Printed by J.

Vincent for Thomas Tegg, ), also by Juvenal, ed. by Martin Madan. The satires of A. Persius Flaccus by Persius; Conington, John, ; Nettleship, Henry, Publication date Topics Persius, Satire, Latin -- Translations into English, Satire, English -- Translations from Latin, Satire, Latin Publisher Oxford: Clarendon Press CollectionPages: Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Persius.

Satires of A. Persius Flaccus. New York: Arno Press, (OCoLC) Document Type. item 3 The Satires of A. Persius Flaccus by Persius (English) Hardcover Book Free Shipp - The Satires of A. Persius Flaccus by Persius (English) Hardcover Book Free Shipp.

$ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. OCLC Number: Notes: The text of this edition of Persius is in the main that of Jahn's last recension () - Pref.

Description: xxxvii pages, 1 leaf, [39] pages 19 cm. book: book 1 book 2. poem: He supposes himself to consult with Trebatius, whether he should desist from writing satires, or not. On Frugality. Damasippus, in a conversation with Horace, proves this paradox of the Stoic philosophy, that most men are actually mad.

He ridicules the absurdity of one Catius, who placed the summit of human felicity. The Satires of Persius are highly idiosyncratic, containing a courageous attack on the poetry and morals of his wealthy contemporaries—even the ruling emperor, Nero.

The Satires of Horace, written in the troubled decade ending with the establishment of Augustus’s regime, provide an amusing treatment of men’s perennial enslavement to.

Dedication, 91 Pages, followed a Table to the 16 Satir's of Juvenal and 6 Satirs of Perisus. The 16 Satires of Juvenal each have a Full-Page Engraved Illustration and continue the Pagination to The Satires of Aulus Persius Flaccus have an Engraved Frontis.

portrait and a Title page dated / MCCXI. Pagination continues to Both works have had a powerful influence on later Western literature, inspiring poets from Ben Jonson and Alexander Pope to W.

Auden and Robert Frost. The Satires of Persius (AD ) are highly idiosyncratic, containing a courageous attack on the poetry and morals of his wealthy contemporaries - even the ruling emperor, Nero.

The Satires of Aulus Persius Flaccus, edited with English Notes, Principally from Conington by Johnson, Henry Clark and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

The Satires of Persius (AD ) are highly idiosyncratic, containing a courageous attack on the poetry and morals of his wealthy contemporaries - even the ruling emperor, Nero. About The Authors Quintus Horatius Flaccus was born in 6 B.C. at Venusia in Apulia. His father, though once a slave, had made enough money as an auctioneer to send his Format: Paperback.We have the output of three great satirists, all of whom lived and wrote in the 1st c.

CE: Horace (Q. Horatius Flaccus), Persius (A. Persius Flaccus) and Juvenal (D. Junius Juvenalis). We will not discuss Persius—his six satires are tough going even for committed ."The Satires". Book by Aulus Persius Flaccus, Satire I, l 0 Copy quote.

Indulge, and to thy genius freely give, For not to live at ease is not to live. Aulus Persius Flaccus. Giving, Genius, Ease.

Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis, Aulus Persius Flaccus, John Dryden (). “The .