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Ca·tul·lus

 (kə-tŭl′əs), Gaius Valerius 84?-54? bc.
Roman lyric poet known for his love poems to an aristocratic woman he named "Lesbia," but whose true identity he hid.

Catullus

(kəˈtʌləs)
n
(Biography) Gaius Valerius (ˈɡaɪəs vəˈlɪərɪəs). ?84–?54 bc, Roman lyric poet, noted particularly for his love poems
Catullan adj

Ca•tul•lus

(kəˈtʌl əs)

n.
Gaius Valerius, 84?–54? B.C., Roman poet.
Ca•tul′li•an, adj.
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Noun1.Catullus - Roman lyric poet remembered for his love poems to an aristocratic Roman woman (84-54 BC)Catullus - Roman lyric poet remembered for his love poems to an aristocratic Roman woman (84-54 BC)
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Catullus

[kəˈtʌləs] NCatulo

Catullus

[kəˈtʌləs] nCatullo
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En el parnasianismo--con Teophile Gautier y Catulle Mendes como maximos representantes--hay una busqueda del arte por el arte, de la belleza formal y el verso escultorico, ademas de un gusto por la evasion hacia ambientes medievales y exoticos.
While the violent crime during Leoncavallo's childhood might have had an impact on the composer, most of the libretto is invented or based on other sources, such as La femme de tabarin (1887) by Catulle Mendes or Un drama nuevo by Manuel Tamayo y Baus (Sansone 1989).
alli se contabilizan algunos poemas y prosas parnasianas de Gautier, de Coppee, de Theodore de Banville y de Catulle Mendes, pero del decadentismo y del simbolismo aun no hay noticia alguna.
No mais, a casa de seus pais se assemelhava a um circulo literario-intelectual, sendo frequentada por personalidades como Theodore de Banville, Gustave Flaubert, Edmond de Goncourt, Champfleury, Arsene Houssaye, Gustave Dore, Catulle Mendes e Charles Baudelaire, entre outros.
15) Hadrian had earlier confessed to his addressee, 'j'ai quelque part, sous clef, un ou deux volumes de vers d'amour, le plus souvent imites de Catulle,' (16) which also draws on the Apology: Ipsius etiam diui Adriani multa id genus legere me memini.
Cette route est celle qu'Ovide a suivie toute sa vie, mettant constamment ses pas dans ceux de poetes aimes dont l'"empreinte" ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (23)) etait gravee en lui et dont l'immortalite lui servait de phare; et cest dans cette perspective qu'il a ecrit toute son reuvre, et plus ostensiblement les Metamorphoses, monument d'aemulatio creatrice avec ses accents hesiodiques et lucretiens, ses souvenirs de Catulle ou son Iliade et son Iliade en miniature.
It was not by chance that, immediately on returning from Rome, he alone among his compatriots felt compelled to seek out the finest winters and to consult Henri de Regnier, for example (who later told me the story), on the texts of his Proses lyriques, when Catulle Mendes was there and perfectly happy to assist.
Rire grand siecle et rire fin de siecle: Catulle Mendes lecteur de Charles Perrault," Recherches et travaux n[degrees] 67, " Hommage a Jean Serroy ", Grenoble 3,2005/2.
As Catulle Mendes insisted in an interview in 1891: "Ne me parlez pas d'ecoles, c'est horripilant
CAELIVS: Tace, amice, obsecro, hic amor, Catulle, tibi molestum est.
Se publican paginas de Goethe, D'Annunzio, Catulle Mendes, Mallarme, Anatole France, Maupassant, Heredia, Blanco Fombona, Herrera y Reissig, Gutierrez Najera, Amado Nervo y muchisimos otros.