Maecenas - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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(C. Cilnius Maecenas) - a friend of the emperor Augustus
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Vergilius and Varius accompany Maecenas on a journey to Brundisium.
Maecenas governs Italy on behalf of Octavianus.
Maecenas governs Italy in the absence of Octavianus.
At one time, my Maecenas, I lacked converse with you
The Emperor was Maecenas' friend: so he was free to liv
That your life, Maecenas, might last for ever in virtue
135] Now you have, Maecenas, the reward of sincerity, now
covered the waters wide, Maecenas showed bravery around
enas, 2 [2.1] Thus spoke Maecenas at the coming of fate,
anks to you that I was the one Maecenas of the day. I was
Marcus Agrippa, Lucius Maecenas, Quintus Juventius, Marc
bed, I think so. & Maecenas, his intimate companion, prese
- a secretary of Sertorius
us, was below him. Maecenas, the other secretary, was on
- in documents
heir common purse. Approved by Maecenas Mal . . ., so
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