Elegiac extracts from Tibullus and Ovid

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John Smith & Son, 1840 - 488 pages
 

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Page 409 - The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the falling together; and a little child shall lead them.
Page 253 - O mihi turn longae maneat pars ultima vitae, spiritus et quantum sat erit tua dicere facta : non me carminibus vincet nee Thracius Orpheus, 55 nee Linus, huic mater quamvis atque huic pater adsit, Orphei Calliopea, Lino formosus Apollo.
Page 310 - The birds their quire apply ; airs, vernal airs, Breathing the smell of field and grove, attune The trembling leaves, while universal Pan, Knit with the Graces and the Hours in dance, Led on the eternal Spring.
Page 356 - Congesta cremantur turea dona, dapes, fuso crateres olivo. 225 postquam conlapsi cineres et flamma quievit, reliquias vino et bibulam lavere favillam, ossaque lecta cado texit Corynaeus ae'no. idem ter socios pura circumtulit unda, spargens rore levi et ramo felicis olivae, 230 lustravitque viros, dixitque novissima verba.
Page 307 - A thousand fantasies Begin to throng into my memory, Of calling shapes, and beckoning shadows dire, And aery tongues, that syllable men's names On sands, and shores, and desert wildernesses.
Page 220 - Antenor potuit mediis elapsus Achivis Illyricos penetrare sinus atque intima tutus regna Liburnorum et fontem superare Timavi, unde per ora novem vasto cum murmure montis 245 it mare proruptum et pelago premit arva sonanti.
Page ix - Non tu corpus eras sine pectore. Di tibi formam, Di tibi divitias dederunt artemque fruendi.
Page 8 - Te (memini) et puro secubuisse toro? Nunc, dea, nunc succurre mihi (nam posse mederi Picta docet templis multa tabella tuis), Ut mea votivas persolvens Delia voces Ante sacras lino tecta fores sedeat 30 Bisque die resoluta comas tibi dicere laudes Insignis turba debeat in Pharia.
Page 5 - Ceres, tibi sit nostro de rure corona spicea quae templi pendeat ante fores : pomosisque ruber custos ponatur in hortis terreat ut saeva falce Priapus aves. vos quoque, felicis quondam, nunc pauperis agri custodes, fertis munera vestra, Lares : tunc vitula innumeros lustrabat caesa iuvencos, nunc agna exigui est hostia parva soli : 107 agna cadet vobis quam circum rustica pubes clamet
Page 406 - Ecce, Sabinorum prisco de sanguine magnum Agmen agens Clausus, magnique ipse agminis instar, Claudia nunc a quo diffunditur et tribus et gens Per Latium, postquam in partem data Roma Sabinis.

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