View More View Less
  • 1 Università degli Studi di Milano
Restricted access

Purchase article

USD  $25.00

1 year subscription (Individual Only)

USD  $532.00

Maecenas’ character has been handed down variously and sometimes contradictorily by ancient sources; modern critics have contributed even more to stress extravagant features of his personality and writings. This paper aims to highlight the most important ways of interpretation and to suggest new hints of research starting from a re-analysis of texts.