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- His De rerum natura [CF] 1991: PHI CD-ROM #5.3, Latin Canon,
bibliographic screen (Egnatius)
Pauly-Wissowa: 10. Halbbd., col. 1993-1994
, #3 (Egnatius
wrote a didactic poem in three books, De rerum natura
two fragments in Macrobius)
Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Vol 2, 1867, p. 5: "Egnatius, 7, a poet who wrote before Virgil...."
Brill's New Pauly: "Egantius, Spaniard, author of a didactic poem, perhaps identical to the Spaniard attacked by Catullus (Carm. 37,17ff.
39), author of a didactic poem De rerum natura in several books
two fragments from book 1 are preserved in Macrob. Sat. 6,5,2 (according to Accius) and 12, where E. is enumerated among the veteres, the predecessors of Virgil. ...." Schmidt, Peter L. (Konstanz). "Egnatius." Brill's New Pauly. Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and Helmuth Schneider . Brill, 2009. Brill Online.
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