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The Aeneid

Author: Virgil.; Sarah Ruden
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A retelling of Virgil's Aeneid.
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Genre/Form: Epic poetry, Latin
Legends
Epic poetry, Latin - Translations into English
Legends - Rome
Lehrmittel
Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Aeneas, (Legendary character); Publius Vergilius Maro; Aeneas, (Legendary character)
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Virgil.; Sarah Ruden
ISBN: 9780300119046 0300119046 9780300151411 0300151411
Language Note: Translated from the Latin.
OCLC Number: 179833006
Description: xii, 308 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Translator's Preface --
Book 1 --
Book 2 --
Book 3 --
Book 4 --
Book 5 --
Book 6 --
Book 7 --
Book 8 --
Book 9 --
Book 10 --
Book 11 --
Book 12 --
Glossary.
Other Titles: Aeneis.
Responsibility: Vergil ; translated by Sarah Ruden.
Local System Bib Number:
345724

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Translates Virgil's great epic, and renders the poem in the same number of lines as the original work.  Read more...
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"Beautifully done. . . . Ruden's version earns special praise for measuring up to the challenge set by Lattimore and Fagles and then going one better in her fidelity to the actual form of the poem, Read more...

 
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