Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Ovidius Naso, Publius (Ovid)
(2,690 words)

b. 20 March 43 BC in Sulmo (Italy);

d. AD 17 in Tomis on the Black Sea;

prolific Roman poet.

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With the exception of the tragedy Medea, and the Latin translation of Aratus’ [4] Phainómena (a didactic poem about astrology), Ovid’…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Ovidius Naso, Publius (Ovid)”, 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 11 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0158>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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