Quintus Horatius Flaccus (December 8, 65 BC – November 27, 8 BC), known in
the ... The rhetorician Quintilian regarded his Odes as just about the only Latin
lyrics .... Horace left Rome, possi...
The most frequent themes of his Odes and verse Epistles are love, friendship, ...
27, 8 bc, Rome) outstanding Latin lyric poet and satirist under the emperor
Augustus. ... personally his getting the best available education in the school of a
famous ... Early in 38 bc he was introduced to Gaius Maecenas, a man of letters
Horace was an ancient Roman poet who was one of the leading poets of ... and
in 23 B.C he appeared with the first three book of his famous work, “Odes”.
These poems paint a detailed self-portrait—laughing poet of moderation; ironic
and gentle ... 1.6.73-74), Horace's father took his son to Rome for his education (
Sat. .... power in Rome, but he is best known for his prominent role in Horace's
verse. ... Horace may have begun the iambics as early as 42 B.C., and he may
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 ... of
his life were the publication of his various books: the first three books of his Odes
Poets quickly discovered that the ode was an ideal vehicle for their more ... of a
Roman senator, are among the most painfully romantic works in ancient literature
. ... In his brief 26 years, John Keats composed two of the world's most famous ...
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, ...
leading the ancient satirist Persius to comment: "as his friend laughs, Horace
slyly puts his ....
Petrarch's writing includes well-known odes to Laura, his idealized love. ...
However, his passion was for literature, particularly that of ancient Greece and
Its structure became a model for the work of the Roman poet Ovid. ... He had all
the faults, without the genius, of his famous contemporary, and these he ... The
subjects of his poems, which were composed in the Aeolic Greek dialect, were of
The rhetorician Quintillian regarded his Odes as almost the only Latin lyrics worth
... leading the ancient satirist Persius to comment: "as his friend laughs, Horace
slyly puts his .... By then Horace had already received from Maecenas the famous
gift of his .... Lucilius, his model in satire, was an aggressively Roman poet and a