Avieno, Phaen. 491. Genesi di un’immagine poetica

Loretta Baldini Moscadi


An analysis of the passages concerning Pegasus (the constellation and the eponymous mythical horse) and Mount Helicon in both Aratus and his Latin translators, notably Avienus, with a  discussion of the latter’s use of Greek and Latin poetical sources.


Avienus; Aratus; Latin poetry; ancient astronomy

Full Text:


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14601/prometheus-18973

Firenze University Press
Borgo Albizi, 28 - 50122 Firenze
Tel. (0039) 055 2757700 Fax (0039) 055 2757712
E-mail: journals@fupress.com