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Sextus Propertius was a Latin elegiac poet of the Augustan age. He was born
around 50–45 BC in Assisium and died shortly after 15 BC. Propertius' surviving
SEXTVS PROPERTIVS. (c. 50 – c. 15/2 B.C.). ELEGIAE. Liber I · Liber II · Liber III ·
Liber IV · The Latin Library The Classics Page.
Jul 20, 1998 ... Sextus Propertius, (born 55–43 bce, Assisi, Umbria [Italy]—died after 16 bce,
Rome), greatest elegiac poet of ancient Rome. The first of his four ...
PROPERTIUS. Sextus Propertius, living from about 50 BC to 16 BC, was in the
heart of the Augustan literary phenomenon, but for some odd reason, he is ...
Addressed to Cynthia. What's the point of walking around, love, with your hair all
done up? Why does Coan clothing cover your delicate breasts? Why do you ...
Prologue poem, addressed to Tullus. Cynthia was the first. She caught me with
her eyes, a fool who had never before been touched by desires. I really hung my
Sextus Propertius was one of the leading voices of those who, in so many words,
placed Cupid's arrows before Rome's majesty. While Augustus' regime tried to ...
Description of the book The Complete Elegies of Sextus by Propertius; Katz, V.,,
published by Princeton University Press.