Excerpt from A Syntactic, Stylistic and Metrical Study of Prudentius: A Thesis Presented to the Board of University Studies of the Johns Hopkins University for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy
The object of the present work is twofold first, a study oft syntactical and metr... ical usage of Prudentius, and, to a cert extent, of his style, together with a brief introduction on the For and secondly, a comparison of the latinity of that author with latinity of Juvencus, an author of the same country and of same century; to ascertain wherein they are alike and in w they differ, and to determine in this way the relation of Prudent to his predecessor, aiming throughout to throw some light up the latinity of the age. In order to facilitate such a comparis the investigation has been pursued on parallel lines to th followed by Hatfield in his study of Juvencus, a plan based the most part upon Draeger's Syntax und Stil des Tacitus Comparisons are also made at different points with the usage Vergil, more particularly in §§iii, 112, 113, 118, 119, I41, I 143; and with the usage of Horace in §§i45, I46. Parallel p sages in other authors have also been added by way of illust tion. Chie¿y through the assistance of the valuable indices of volumes in the Vienna Corpus Script. Eccl. Lat.
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