A Roman poet of the Augustan Age, who wrote a collection of epigrams
), a treatise on the use of wit in oratory (De
), and in epic (Amazonis
). He died about B.C. 4. He is
mentioned several times by Martial (e. g. iv. 29, 7; and vii. 29, 7). The few fragments of his
works that remain will be found in the Fragmenta Pöet. Lat.
Bährens, 346 (Leipzig, 1886)