The Magical Art of Virgil

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Harvard University Press, 1931 - 458 من الصفحات

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الصفحة 21 - Bring the rathe primrose that forsaken dies, The tufted crow-toe, and pale jessamine, The white pink, and the pansy freak'd with jet, The glowing violet, The musk-rose, and the well-attired woodbine, With cowslips wan that hang the pensive head, And every flower that sad embroidery wears : Bid amaranthus all his beauty shed, And daffodillies fill their cups with tears, To strew the laureate hearse where Lycid lies.
الصفحة 211 - ... et pluvia ingenti sata laeta boumque labores 325 diluit; implentur fossae et cava flumina crescunt cum sonitu fervetque fretis spirantibus aequor. ipse pater media nimborum in nocte corusca fulmina molitur dextra; quo maxuma motu terra tremit; fugere ferae et mortalia corda 330 per gentes humilis stravit pavor...
الصفحة 167 - The chosen delicacy of expressions of the latter, are as a mist of light which conceal from us the intense and exceeding truth of his conceptions of nature. Livy is instinct with poetry. Yet Horace, Catullus, Ovid, and generally the other great writers of the Virgilian age, saw man and nature in the mirror of Greece.
الصفحة 162 - Parthenope studiis florentem ignobilis oti, carmina qui lusi pastorum audaxque iuventa, Tityre, te patulae cecini sub tegmine fagi.
الصفحة 20 - Thestylis orat ; et faciet, quoniam sordent tibi munera nostra. huc ades, o formose puer : tibi lilia plenis ecce ferunt Nymphae calathis ; tibi candida Nais, pallentes violas et summa papavera carpens, narcissum et florem iungit bene olentis anethi ; tum casia atque alus intexens suavibus herbis mollia luteola pingit vaccinia caltha.
الصفحة 27 - OLD poets foster'd under friendlier skies, Old Virgil who would write ten lines, they say, , At dawn, and lavish all the golden day To make them wealthier in his readers...
الصفحة 81 - Yet once more, O ye laurels, and once more Ye myrtles brown, with ivy never sere, I come to pluck your berries harsh and crude, And with forced fingers rude, Shatter your leaves before the mellowing year.
الصفحة 84 - And when they list, their lean and flashy songs Grate on their scrannel pipes of wretched straw...
الصفحة 214 - Scylla capillo; 405 quacumque illa levem fugiens secat aethera pennis, ecce inimicus atrox magno stridore per auras insequitur Nisus; qua se fert Nisus ad auras, illa levem fugiens raptim secat aethera pennis.
الصفحة 392 - With goddess-like demeanour forth she went, Not unattended ; for on her, as queen, A pomp of winning graces waited still, And from about her shot darts pf desire Into all eyes, to wish her still in sight.

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