Vide Plin. Min., Epist., V, 3.
Poems of this kind are alluded to by Pliny the younger. They were probably in the style of Valerius Aedituus, Porcius Licinius, and Quintus Catulus; cf. Gell., XIX, 9, 10 ff.
For Accius’ suggestions about spelling, see pp. xxii—xxiv.