Ross, David O.

Backgrounds to Augustan poetry : Gallus, elegy, and Rome / David O. Ross. - Cambridge [Eng.] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1975. - vii, 176 p. ; 24 cm.

Includes indexes.

Bibliography: p. 169-172.

From Catullus to Gallus -- The sixth eclogue: Virgil's poetic genealogy -- Gallus the elegist -- Propertius' Monobiblos -- Gallus and the tenth eclogue -- Propertius: from Ardoris poeta to Romanus Callimachus -- The Roman poetry of Horace and Tibullus. Introduction:

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Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. --Influence.
Gallus, Gaius Cornelius, 69?-26 B.C.


Latin poetry--History and criticism.
Elegiac poetry, Latin--History and criticism.


Rome--In literature.

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