A Collection of Examples Illustrating the Metrical Licenses of Vergil

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Scott Foresman, 1897 - Latin language - 54 pages
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Page 6 - Metrical Licenses of Vergil are sufficiently explained, perhaps, in the school editions and the school grammars. Teachers, however, frequently feel the need of a more copious collection of examples, drawn from Vergil exclusively, than these books afford, and such a collection with a few helps in the form of notes is all that this pamphlet pretends to furnish.
Page 21 - Lat. patÍr), quam retinuerunt veteres, id quod e tribus Vergilii locis concludi potest. Sunt autem haec: Aen. V, 521 : Ostentans artemque pater arcumque sonantem. — XI, 469 : Concilium ipse pater et magna incepta Latinus — — XII, 13: Congredior. Fer sacra, pater, et concipe foedus.
Page 30 - Aen. II. 663 : Gnatum ante ora patris, patrem qui obtruncat ad aras pharetra: Aen.

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