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Anthologia Latina
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Collection of Latin poems; the most complete version is gathered in the Codex Salmasianus.

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Anthologia Latina

Latin Anthology

1st-6th cent. AD

Lat. poems of varying provenance and type; alongside shorter poems and epigrams there are longer pieces: Virgilian centos, verse declamations, hexametric love letters, an ethopoeia empathizing with Achilles, the Pervigilium Veneris, …

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Landfester, Manfred, “Anthologia Latina”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, English edition by Tine Jerke and Volker Dallman (2009). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly – Supplemente, 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 2. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0017>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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