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Biceps Parnassus (Pers. Prol. 2)

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i.e. Parnassus with two heads or tops (bis caput).

“Nec fonte labra prolui caballino,

Nec in bicipiti somniasse Parnasso

Memini, ut repente sic poeta prodireir


Persius: Satires (prologue.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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