TITLE

Lodovico Sergardi and the Roman satirical tradition

AUTHOR(S)
Pepin, Ronald E.
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
International Journal of the Classical Tradition;Spring96, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p555
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Poetry Review
ABSTRACT
The article analyzes the classical tradition in the satire Latin poetry of of Lodovico Sergardi at the close of the 17th century, in particular his collection of satires entitled "Q. Sectani Satyrae (apud Triphonem Bibliopolam in Foro Palladio." Topics include his referencing of the Epicurean philosopher Philodemus, his use of topical references, as well as his use of Roman poets.
ACCESSION #
9612240294

 

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