Entry page to a complete English translation of the work. Part of a very large site on Greco-Roman Antiquity. (‘Spanish War’),an account of the campaign which ended at Munda (45 bc). Its author was an eyewitness, certainly not A. Hirtius (see Bellum Alexandrinum), but . THE CAESAR OF THE BELLUM HISPANIENSE. Ennius comes to the assistance of our author: Hic, ut ait Ennius, pes pede premitur, armis teruntur arma.

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Bellum Hispaniense

Retrieved from ” https: Qui scribit, bis legit. Hispanidnse due to considerable differences in style, scholarly consensus has ruled out Hirtius or Julius Caesar as the authors of the two last parts. Bronze Age Greek Material Culture: This transcription has been minutely proofread. Sign in with your library card. Paul Getty Museum September 25, to January 2, fols. Latin Literature Online Publication Date: To avoid potential data charges from your carrier, we recommend making sure your device is connected to a Wi-Fi network before downloading.

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The copyists performed their tasks so ill that in the forty-two paragraphs there are twenty-one gaps and six hundred corrupt passages, which Mommsen and lesser men have striven with an industry worthy of a better cause to restore.

Kren, Thomas, and Kurt Barstow. This image is available for download, without charge, under the Getty’s Open Content Program. See my copyright page for details and contact information. This page was last edited on 29 Septemberat Wikisource has hisppaniense text related to this article: Sign in to annotate. The sections, which some writers refer to, are not marked because the Loeb edition does not indicate them.

Paul Getty Museum Journal 12pp. Greek Literature Greek Material Culture: The bible of illuminated letters: Bullets before measurements, on the other hand, provide conversions to metric, e. hispanienss

Bellum Hispaniense – Oxford Classical Dictionary

Though normally collected and bound with Caesar’s authentic writings, hispanuense authorship has been debated since antiquity. Views Read Edit View history. Inscribed first flyleaf, upper outer corner, in pencil, ” Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment bound between pasteboard covered with parchment.

Secular Manuscripts October 21, to January 4, fols. It has been suggested [1] that these were in fact rough drafts prepared at the request of Hirtius by two separate soldiers who fought in hisaniense respective campaign; and had he survived, Hirtius would have worked them up into more effective literary form.


Inscribed back pastedown, collation in pencil by John S. The header bar at the top of each chapter page will remind you with the same color scheme. The Loeb Editor’s Introduction.

Details here on the copyright law involved. Rectangular sticker on front pastedown, upper outer corner, inscribed “”; and upper center, a white circular sticker inscribed “”. Paul Getty Museum Los Angeles: Sign in via your Institution. His closeness to the events produces a clear impression of the atrocities of war. Regarding De Bello Hispaniensi T.

The text is lamentable, but many obscurities may spring from the author’s incapacity to express complexity. Die Handschriften der Sammlung Ludwig.

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