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Propertius, Sextus
(1,443 words)

b. between 54 and 48 BC in Asisium (Assisi), Umbria;

d. ca. AD 2;

important Roman elegiac poet.

Works

Propertius’ oeuvre consists of four books of elegies. The first book, also known as Monobiblos, was initially p…

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Bettenworth, Anja, “Propertius, Sextus”, 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 21 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0189>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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