Quintus Horatius Flaccus (December 8, 65 BC – November 27, 8 BC), known in
the ... was the leading Roman lyric poet during the time of Augustus (also known
..... His Odes featured more complex...
Roman lyric poet, satirist, and critic Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus) was born.
... Horace is best known today for his Odes, which often celebrate common ...
Horace mentions a nurse, Pullia (Odes, 3.4.10), but not his mother or any siblings
. ... 1.6.73-74), Horace's father took his son to Rome for his education (Sat. ... in a
panic to facilitate his escape, an allusion to the Greek lyric poets Archilochus and
... power in Rome, but he is best known for his prominent role in Horace's ...
Quintus Horatius Flaccus, known in the English-speaking world as Horace, was
the leading Roman lyric poet during the time of Augustus. The rhetorician
Quintillian regarded his Odes as almost the only Latin lyrics worth reading,
justifying his ...
As well as the famous love/hate poems to Lesbia/Clodia, passionate, tender, ...
Horace's lyric poetry comprises his seventeen Epodes, and 103 Odes in four ...
Poets quickly discovered that the ode was an ideal vehicle for their more ... above
the other poets of their time: Pindar, the Greek civilization's greatest lyric poet, ...
celebrated love for his secret amor, the wife of a Roman senator, are among the
... famous poems, "Ode to a Nightingale" and "Ode on a Grecian Urn...
Horace (65-8 B.C.), or Quintus Horatius Flaccus, was a Roman lyric poet, satirist,
... his only son, and took him to Rome, where he studied under the famous ....
what many consider the greatest of all his poems, the magnificent Odes IV, 7, on
The rhetorician Quintillian regarded his Odes as almost the only Latin lyrics ...
Some of his iambic poetry, however, can seem wantonly repulsive to modern
audiences. ... Horace left Rome, possibly after his father's death, and continued
his formal .... By then Horace had already received from Maecenas the famous
gift of his ....
Its structure became a model for the work of the Roman poet Ovid. ... Callimachus
also wrote short poems for special occasions and at least one short epic, the ...
He had all the faults, without the genius, of his famous contemporary, and these
he .... 570 BC) was a Greek lyric poet, notable for his drinking songs and hymns.
To the young eye, Ho-race is a chore, and his poems must seem like those ... was
the seventh ode of the fourth book, one of Horace's most famous and ..... of lyric
poems ever published was not especially well received by the Roman public.