Vergil's Aeneid: Selected Readings from Books 1, 2, 4, and 6 by Barbara Weiden Boyd, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Vergil's Aeneid: Selected Readings from Books 1, 2, 4, and 6

Vergil's Aeneid: Selected Readings from Books 1, 2, 4, and 6

by Barbara Weiden Boyd
     
 

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This text—an updated and revised version of selected passages from Pharr's Vergil's Aeneid, Books I-VI—is designed for college and high school Advanced Placement* courses. It includes all the required Latin selections from Vergil's Aeneid for the 2012-2013 AP* Latin Curriculum.

Special Features

Student Textbook
• General introduction

Overview

This text—an updated and revised version of selected passages from Pharr's Vergil's Aeneid, Books I-VI—is designed for college and high school Advanced Placement* courses. It includes all the required Latin selections from Vergil's Aeneid for the 2012-2013 AP* Latin Curriculum.

Special Features

Student Textbook
• General introduction on Vergil's life, works, and influence
• Timeline and bibliography
• Aeneid unadapted Latin passages (923 lines): Book 1.1-209, 418-440, 494-578; Book 2.40-56, 201-249, 268-297, 559-620; Book 4.160-218, 259-361, 659-705; Book 6.295-332, 384-425, 450-476, 847-899 with same-page vocabulary and notes
• Introductory notes for each section
• Four black-and-white illustrations by Thom Kapheim
• Select ancient illustrations
• Online grammatical appendix and grammatical index, including newly revised sections: "Vergil's Meter" and "Rhetorical Terms, Figures of Speech, and Metrical Devices"
• Latin-English vocabulary
• Pull-out General Word List

Teacher's Guide
• Introduction
• Literal translation
• Questions for discussion and analysis
• Large-print Latin text (1.1-209, 418-440, 494-578; 2.40-56, 201-249, 268-297, 559-620; 4.160-218, 259-361, 659-705; 6.295-332, 384-425, 450-476, 847-899) without macrons or italics, for in-class translation, mock-tests, and other class activities

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780865167650
Publisher:
Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/04/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
751,706
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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