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Herodotus, The Histories (ed. A. D. Godley) 38 0 Browse Search
Flavius Josephus, Antiquities of the Jews (ed. William Whiston, A.M.) 20 0 Browse Search
M. Annaeus Lucanus, Pharsalia (ed. Sir Edward Ridley) 10 0 Browse Search
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World English Bible (ed. Rainbow Missions, Inc., Rainbow Missions, Inc.; revision of the American Standard Version of 1901) 6 0 Browse Search
Demosthenes, Speeches 11-20 2 0 Browse Search
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Aristophanes, Knights (ed. Eugene O'Neill, Jr.) 2 0 Browse Search
Pindar, Odes (ed. Diane Arnson Svarlien) 2 0 Browse Search
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Sextus Propertius, Elegies (ed. Vincent Katz), Book 1, Addressed to Tullus (search)
Addressed to Tullus See poems 1, 6, and 22. LESBIAN WINEsweet, not strong. MENTORfamous silversmith in early 4th c. B.C. PACTOLUSthe gold-bearing river in Lydia; see poem 6. RUBERliterally “Red Sea,” but refers to modern Persian gulf. ALCINOUS' GIFTSto Odysseus. You are free to drink Lesbian wine from Mentor's cup, sullen and effeminate on Tiber's wave. Now you marvel at the speed of the skiffs, now at how slowly the rafts with their cables go; a grove sends up planted woods from every peak, as many trees as crowd the Caucasus. But none of these can compare to my affair: great wealth has no effect on Love. When she prolongs our hotly desired rendezvous or drives our whole day in lingering sex, then the Pactolus' waters flow under my roof, and a pearl is plucked from the Ruber! Then my joys promise kings will yield to me! May they remain till the fates command my death! Who enjoys wealth when their love is down? Prizes ain't worth shit with Venus angry! She can break the great p