f. A vivid picture of the growth of strife from an insignificant beginning. This figure is transferred by Vergil to Fama: parva metu primo, mox sese attollit in auras| ingrediturque solo et caput inter nubila condit Aen. iv. 176 f. — cf. 424.
This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.