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License: GNU General Public License v3 Developer: Hearot

Use thelatinlibrary to search all you want. The best database of latin texts has landed on Python.



Use this piece of code:

pip install thelatinlibrary

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Use this piece of code:

pip install git+

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In primis (from Latin, “firstable”), clone the repository:

git clone

Then, change directory:

cd thelatinlibrary

And finally, install the package:

sudo python install


import thelatinlibrary

authors = thelatinlibrary.get_authors()

for author in authors:
caesar = thelatinlibrary.get_author_by_name("caesar")


This library is licensed by the GNU General Public License v3. The Latin Library is not affiliated with this project. The logo used in the title has been created by undevicesimus.

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