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

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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, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 19 May 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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