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

Loretta Baldini Moscadi

Abstract


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.

Keywords


Avienus; Aratus; Latin poetry; ancient astronomy

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



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