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  • His curious encyclopaedic work, entitled Satyricon, or De Nuptiis Philologiae et Mercurii et de septem Artibus liberalibus libri novem, is an elaborate allegory in nine books, written in a mixture of prose and verse, after the manner of the Menippean satires of Varro.
  • Riese's edition of the fragments of the Menippean Satires of Varro of Reate; see also monographs by F.
  • For example, the Menippean Satires numbered 150, and are all counted separately in Varro's estimate.
  • But the lighter works of Varro have perished almost to the last line, with the exception of numerous fragments of the Menippean Satires.
  • The titles of the Menippean Satires are very diverse.
 

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