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The Resource The Aeneid, Virgil ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction by Bernard Knox

The Aeneid, Virgil ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction by Bernard Knox

Label
The Aeneid
Title
The Aeneid
Statement of responsibility
Virgil ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction by Bernard Knox
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
A new edition of Virgil's epic work is presented in modern language and endeavors to retain the original work's humanity, as well as its influential blend of poetry and verse
Member of
Summary
A verse translation of the classic epic recounting the wanderings of the hero Aeneas following the fall of Troy
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10276540
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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70-19 B.C
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Virgil
Dewey number
873/.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1914-2010
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  • Fagles, Robert
  • Knox, Bernard
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True
Series statement
Penguin classics deluxe edition
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Aeneas (Legendary character)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Aeneid, Virgil ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction by Bernard Knox
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Viking, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 406-409)
Contents
  • Tragic queen of Carthage
  • Funeral games for Anchises
  • The
  • Kingdom of the dead
  • Beachhead in Latium, armies gather
  • The
  • Shield of Aeneas
  • Enemy at the gates
  • Captains fight and die
  • Camilla's finest hour
  • Introduction
  • The
  • Sword decides all
  • Notes
  • Translator's postscript
  • Genealogy; the royal houses of Greece and Troy
  • Suggestions for further reading
  • Variants from the Oxford classical text
  • Notes on the translation
  • Pronouncing glossary
  • Map: the voyages of Aeneas
  • Virgil: the Aeneid
  • Safe haven after a storm
  • The
  • Final hours of Troy
  • Landfalls, ports of call
  • The
Control code
ocn176920631
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
484 p.
Isbn
9780143105138
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)176920631
Label
The Aeneid, Virgil ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction by Bernard Knox
Publication
Note
Originally published: Viking, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 406-409)
Contents
  • Tragic queen of Carthage
  • Funeral games for Anchises
  • The
  • Kingdom of the dead
  • Beachhead in Latium, armies gather
  • The
  • Shield of Aeneas
  • Enemy at the gates
  • Captains fight and die
  • Camilla's finest hour
  • Introduction
  • The
  • Sword decides all
  • Notes
  • Translator's postscript
  • Genealogy; the royal houses of Greece and Troy
  • Suggestions for further reading
  • Variants from the Oxford classical text
  • Notes on the translation
  • Pronouncing glossary
  • Map: the voyages of Aeneas
  • Virgil: the Aeneid
  • Safe haven after a storm
  • The
  • Final hours of Troy
  • Landfalls, ports of call
  • The
Control code
ocn176920631
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
484 p.
Isbn
9780143105138
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)176920631

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