Vol. 46 (2010)

Articles

Horace on Terence (Epist. 2,1,59)

Published August 1, 2020
Author
Neil Adkin
University of North Carolina at Chapell Hill
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Keywords
Terentius Horatius labor limae homoeoptotic homoeoteleuton callida iunctura
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Adkin, N. (2020). Horace on Terence (Epist. 2,1,59). Acta Classica Universitatis Scientiarum Debreceniensis, 46, 21–24. Retrieved from https://ojs.lib.unideb.hu/classica/article/view/8039

In Horace’s Epistle to Augustus the estimate of Terence may be less positive than is generally believed. This reinterpretation is based first on classical views of acoustic concinnity, then on etymological considerations.