offers undergraduates, graduate students and general readers a comprehensive and carefully balanced introduction to the works and literary reception of Virgil.
- Offers a fresh, comprehensive introduction to Virgil in translation
- Explores the historical context in which Virgil wrote and lived
- Discusses the manuscript tradition of Virgil
- Traces the poet’s literary influence on later authors and his impact on the arts
- Includes suggestions for further readings
Keywords: Latin Literature, Virgil, Aeneid, Eclogues, Georgics, Classical Literature, Latin Literature, Latin Poetry, Epic Poetry, pastoral