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Alciato Emblem 177: Source in Greek Anthology 9.285 (trans Paton, III, 153)

Philippus of Thessalonica
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No longer does the mighty-tusked elephant, with turreted back and ready to fight phalanxes, charge unchecked into the battle; but in fear he hath yielded his thick neck to the yoke, and draws the car of divine Caesar. The wild beast knows the delight of peace; discarding the accoutrement of war, he conducts instead the father of good order.