A Commentary on Virgil Eclogues by Wendell Clausen

By Wendell Clausen

Unusually, this is often the 1st full-scale scholarly statement at the Eclogues to seem during this century. those ten brief pastorals are the most effective identified poems in Latin literature. Clausen's statement presents a finished consultant to either the poems and the enormous scholarship surrounding them. There are brief introductions to every poem, in addition to a common creation to the Eclogues as an entire.

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Me. Lenta salix quantum pallenti cedit oliuae , puniceis humilis quantum saliunca rosetis, iudicio nostro tantum tibi cedit Amyntas . sed tu desine plura, puer: successimus antro . Mo . Exstinctum Nymphae crudeli funere Daphnin ftebant (uos coryli testes et ftumina Nymphis) , cum complexa sui corpus miserabile nati atque deos atque astra uocat crudelia mater. non ulli pastos illis egere diebus 5 ro 15 20 iv 5 9-v 24 PR d icet Macrob. v 14. 6 59 Arcadi(a)e P•R 6 1 matris P' tulerunt PRw : tulerant de: abstulerint 'alii' ap.

II I OS I IO ECLOGA IV S r c E L I D E S Musae, paulo maiora canamus! non omnis arbusta iuuant humilesque myricae; si canimus siluas, siluae sint consule dignae . Vltima Cumaei uenit iam carminis aetas ; magnus ab integro saeclorum nascitur ordo . iam redit et Virgo, redeunt Saturnia regna, iam noua progenies caelo demittitur alto . tu modo nascenti puero, quo ferrea primum desinet ac toto surget gens aurea mundo, casta faue Lucina: tuus iam regnat Apollo . teque adeo decus hoc aeui, te consule , inibit, Pollio , et incipient magni procedere menses; te duce, si qua manent sceleris uestigia nostri , inrita perpetua soluent formidine terras.

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