Selections from the Satires of Juvenal; To Which Is Added the Fifth Satire of Persius. with Notes

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1885 Excerpt: ... round loaves, scored into four or eight parts, have been discovered at Herculaneum." Some take quadra for table. 3. Sarmentus. A parasite in the time of Augustus. Iniquas, ill-sorted; where prince and parasite feast together. (Mayor.) 4. Gabba. Another parasite, servile and wittol, though a wit. 5. Jurato, ...
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1885 Excerpt: ... round loaves, scored into four or eight parts, have been discovered at Herculaneum." Some take quadra for table. 3. Sarmentus. A parasite in the time of Augustus. Iniquas, ill-sorted; where prince and parasite feast together. (Mayor.) 4. Gabba. Another parasite, servile and wittol, though a wit. 5. Jurato, on oath. (See C. 81, 2; M. 110, obs. 3.) 6. Frugalius, " more easily satisfied." 8. Crepido, the steps of a public building, a raised foot-path, the wall of a quay at the river-side, or other conspicuous position, frequented, as were also the bridges, by beggars. Vacat, sc. ad mendicandum. Tegetis.... brevior, and apiece of matting (for a bed) too short by half. 9. Tantine injuria cenae? Do you prize so highly the insolence of a dinner t Cenae is epexegetic genitive. C. 133, 5. 10 sq. Is your hunger so ravenous, when it might more honorably at the street-side or on the bridge (illic) even stand shivering and gnawing dirty bits of dog-biscuit? 12. Fige. Similar to pone, but stronger. Jussus, invited, bidden. Cf. Verg. Aen. i. 708: toris jussi discumbere pictis. 13. Mercedem solidam, payment in full. 14. Inputat, charges to your account, claims gratitude for. Cf. Tac. Germ. 21. This use of the word is post-Augustan. Rex. The vox propria for patronus. 17. "Of the three couches in a triclinium, the summus lay to the left, and the imus to the right of the medius. The medius lectus was the most honorable post, then the summus. It was not usual for more than three to recline on each couch. Between the guests were placed pillows (culcitae), on which they rested their left elbows." 19. Trebius. The parasite. 20. Dimittere, to leave unfastened. 21. Alarmed lest his rivals should already have gone the round of their patrons. (Mayor.) 22. Su...
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  • ISBN-13: 9781150482670
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 5/28/2012
  • Pages: 88
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.18 (d)

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