Vergil turned into an erotic poem by Ausonius


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"His Cento Nuptialis is a patchwork of fragments taken from Vergil cleverly reconstructed into a hexameter poem that gives a blow-by-blow account of a defloration. In the preface, he claims he was put up to it by a challenge from the emperor Valentinian himself." (Nicholas Ostler, Ad Infinitum)


Vemortuicida strenuus
Valde gaudeo hoc librum tibi placere! Centio Nupitalis mihi in rebus agendis/legendis/vertendis addatur.


Vemortuicida strenuus
By the way, I meant the book by Ostler, not Ausonius.
Pacis puella, you really surprise me. It will take me a while to get through this text without an English, Spanish, or German translation.
Are there any other Latin erotica that I can add o my online collection ?


Civis Illustris
What about ars amatoria II, 682 - 694 / 717-728 ?