L'Inferno secondo Paolino di Nola: le figure mitologiche dell'Oltretomba pagano nel "carm." 31
Paulinus of Nola insert in carm. 31 a series of verses in which are mentioned some characters traditionally used in the descriptions of pagan underworld. This sequence is developed using the lexicon drawn by the representations of the afterlife in the poetry of classical age. In particular, the sources are the sixth book of Virgil's Aeneid and Ou. met. IV 447-463.