3 edition of Book treasures of Mæcenas found in the catalog.
|Statement||by John Paul Bocock.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 58 p. :|
|Number of Pages||58|
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Sep 18, · ↑ It is probable, from the 17th Ode of the second Book, that this applause was to congratulate Mæcenas for his escaping some accidental danger; and as the ancients were used to mark the age of their wines by the names of the consuls, or by the most extraordinary event of the year, the poet had chosen this instance of the glory and good.
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