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" Sunt geminae Somni portae, quarum altera fertur Cornea, qua veris facilis datur exitus Umbris ; Altera candenti perfecta nitens elephanto, 895 Sed falsa ad caelum mittunt insomnia Manes. "
Bucolica, Georgica, et Aeneis - Page 200
by Virgil - 1842 - 600 pages
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Reading Vergil's Aeneid: An Interpretive Guide

Christine G. Perkell - Literary Collections - 1999 - 353 pages
...use. There follows the ecphrasis of the Gates with its clear allusion to the Odyssey: Sunt geminae Somni portae, quarum altera fertur cornea, qua veris...umbris, altera candenti perfecta nitens elephanto, sed falsa ad caelum mittunt insomnia Manes. (893-96) There are two gates of Sleep: the one is said...
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Roman Epic: An Interpretative Introduction

Michael Von Albrecht - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 371 pages
...modo fugiatque feratque laborem. Sunt geminae Somni portae, quarum altera fertur cornea, qua ueris facilis datur exitus umbris, altera candenti perfecta nitens elephanto, 895 sed falsa ad caelum mittunt insomnia Manes, his ubi tum natum Anchises unaque Sibyllam prosequitur dictis portaque...
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The Sphinx: An Astrological Magazine ..., Volume 1

Catharine H. Thompson - Astrology - 1899
...(itr x' fifhoo* 8ia ntusrov iXiq Or d' ilitpcupon<u tnt' dxpoana ETC.; and also Virgil : Sunt geminae somni portae, quarum altera fertur Cornea, qua veris...datur exitus Umbris : Altera candenti perfecta nitens elephants, Sed falsa ad Coelum raittunt insomnia Manes. A dream discovered to Marcus Aurelius a remedy...
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - Literary Collections - 2002 - 813 pages
...drink wine'; and like as we read of an ancient parable of the two gates of sleep, Sum geminae sonmi portae: quarum altera fertur Cornea, qua veris facilis datur exitus umbris: Altera candenn perfecta nitens elephanto, Sed falsa ad coelum mitrunt insonmia manes:0 so if we put on sobriety0...
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La solitud de la paraula: estudi sobre l'obra narrativa de Jordi Sarsanedas

Francesco Ardolino - Literary Collections - 2004 - 360 pages
...dependència directa del text ribià. La imatge torna en Virgili, Eneida, iv, w. 893-896: «Sunt geminae Somni portae, quarum altera fertur / cornea, qua veris...umbris; / altera candenti perfecta nitens elephanto, / sed falsa ad caelum minant insomnia Manes»: «Són dues les portes del Somni, de les quals l'una...
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Eneida

Publio Virgilio Marón - Education - 2006 - 598 pages
...Laurentesque docet populos urbemque Latini, Et quo quemque modo fugiatque feratque laborem. Sunt geminae Somni portae, quarum altera fertur Cornea, qua veris facilis datur exitus umbris; ses Altera candenti perfecta nitens elephanto, Sed falsa ad caelum mittunt insomnia Manes. His ubi...
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Madness Unchained: A Reading of Virgil's Aeneid

Lee Fratantuono - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 427 pages
...critical commentary than perhaps any other of his many mysteries: the Gates of Sleep.47 Sunt geminae Somni portae, quarum altera fertur cornea, qua veris...umbris, altera candenti perfecta nitens elephanto, sed falsa ad caelum mittunt insomnia manes. his ubi tum natum Anchises unaque Sibyllam prosequitur...
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Roman Eyes: Visuality & Subjectivity in Art & Text

Jaś Elsner, Humfry Payne Senior Research Fellow in Classical Archaeology and Art Jaś Elsner, Ja ́s Elsner, John Elsner - Art - 2007 - 350 pages
...the Underworld in the sixth book ofthe/lene/£/(6.893-98).48 sunt geminae Somni portae; quarum alters fertur cornea, qua veris facilis datur exitus umbris; altera candenti perfecta nitens elephanto, sed falsa ad caelum mittunt insomnia Manes, his ibi turn natum Anchises unaque Sibyllam prosequitur...
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