Virgil: The Aeneid (Landmarks of World Literature (New))

Virgil: The Aeneid (Landmarks of World Literature (New))

K. W. Gransden


This advisor bargains an entire account of the historic surroundings and importance of The Aeneid, and discusses Virgil's use of Homer's Iliad and Odyssey, in addition to the main celebrated episodes within the poem, together with the tragedy of Dido and Aeneas' stopover at to the underworld. the amount examines Virgil's mental and philosophical insights, and analyzes the poem's prestige because the valuable classical paintings of eu tradition. The consultant to additional analyzing has been up-to-date and may turn out a useful source. First variation Hb (1990): 0-521-32329-0 First variation Pb (1990): 0-521-31157-8

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