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P. Vergilius Maro, Aeneid (ed. Theodore C. Williams) 76 0 Browse Search
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C. Suetonius Tranquillus, The Lives of the Caesars (ed. Alexander Thomson) 4 0 Browse Search
Q. Horatius Flaccus (Horace), Odes (ed. John Conington) 4 0 Browse Search
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P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses (ed. Arthur Golding), Book 14, line 441 (search)
rassye strond were loosde, and by and by From Circes slaunderous house and from her treasons farre they fly. And making to the thickgrowen groves where through the yellow dust The shady Tyber into sea his gusshing streame dooth thrust, Aenaeas got the Realme of king Latinus, Fawnus sonne, And eeke his daughter, whom in feyght by force of armes he wonne. He enterprysed warre ageinst a Nation feerce and strong. And Turne was wrothe for holding of his wyfe away by wrong. Ageinst the Shyre of Latium met all Tyrrhene, and long With busye care hawlt victorie by force of armes was sought. Eche partie to augment theyr force by forreine succour wrought. And many sent the Rutills help, and many came to ayd The Trojanes: neyther was the good Aenaeas ill apayd Of going to Evanders towne. But Venulus in vayne To outcast Diomeds citie went his succour to obteine. This Diomed under Dawnus, king of Calabrye, did found A myghtye towne, and with his wyfe in dowrye hild the ground. Now when fro
P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses (ed. Arthur Golding), Book 14, line 581 (search)
oost it wish I graunt thee frank and free. This graunt of his made Venus glad. Shee thankt him for the same. And glyding through the aire uppon her yoked doves, shee came To Lawrent shore, where clad with reede the river Numicke deepe To seaward (which is neere at hand) with stealing pace dooth creepe. Shee bade this river wash away what ever mortall were In good Aenaeas bodye, and them under sea to beare. The horned brooke fulfilld her hest, and with his water sheere Did purge and clenze Aenaeas from his mortall body cleere. The better porcion of him did remayne unto him sownd. His moother having hallowed him did noynt his bodye rownd With heavenly odours, and did touch his mouth with Ambrosie The which was mixt with Nectar sweete, and made him by and by A God to whom the Romanes give the name of Indiges, Endevering with theyr temples and theyr altars him to please. Ascanius with the dowble name from thence began to reigne, In whom the rule of Alba and of Latium did remayne.
P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses (ed. Arthur Golding), Book 15, line 479 (search)
Men say that Numa furnisshed with such philosophye As this and like, returned to his native soyle, and by Entreatance was content of Rome to take the sovereintye. Ryght happy in his wyfe which was a nymph, ryght happy in His guydes which were the Muses nyne, this Numa did begin To teach Religion, by the meanes whereof hee shortly drew That people unto peace whoo erst of nought but battell knew. And when through age he ended had his reigne and eeke his lyfe, Through Latium he was moorned for of man and chyld and wyfe As well of hygh as low degree. His wyfe forsaking quyght The Citie, in vale Aricine did hyde her out of syght, Among the thickest groves, and there with syghes and playnts did let The sacrifyse of Diane whom Orestes erst had fet From Taurica in Chersonese, and in that place had set. How oft ah did the woodnymphes and the waternymphes perswade Egeria for to cease her mone. What meanes of comfort made They. Ah how often Theseus sonne her weeping thus bespake. O Ny