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Virgil: Aeneid IV

Virgil: Aeneid IV

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781853997051
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 09/07/2007
Series: Latin Texts
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 200
Sales rank: 1,099,288
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Keith MacLennan was Head of Classics at Rugby School, UK, and editor of books I, IV and VI of Virgil: Aeneid, also published by Bloomsbury.

Table of Contents

1. Historical background
2. Virgil's life and writing
3. The Aeneid
4. Books 1-4: the Carthaginian episode
5. Virgil's predecessors
6. Rome and Carthage
7. Dido and Aeneas
8. The gods
9. Similes in Book 4
10. Humour
11. Summary of books 5-12
12. Dido and Aeneas after Virgil
13. Metre general
14. Virgil's use of metre and language
Some reading
Aeneid IV: The Latin text
Notes on the text
Index I: Literary, grammatical and metrical terms
Index II: Names in the text
Index III: Other names

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