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The Aeneid (Penguin Classics) (edition 1956)
by Virgil, W. F. Jackson Knight (Translator), W. F. Jackson Knight (Introduction)
The Aeneid by Virgil
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Ksiegi wszytkie to iest ksiag dwanascie o Eneaszu Troianskim (Aeneïda), przekladania Jedrzeia Kochanowskiego, ksiag czworo Ziemianstwa (Georgica), przekladania Waleryana Otwinowskiego, ksiag dziesiec Pasterek (Bucolica)... by Publius Vergilius Maro
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Amazon.com Amazon.com Review (ISBN 0679729526, Paperback)Arma virumque cano: "I sing of warfare and a man at war." Long the bane of second-year Latin students thrust into a rhetoric of sweeping, seemingly endless sentences full of difficult verb forms and obscure words, Virgil's Aeneid finds a helpful translator in Robert Fitzgerald, who turns the lines into beautiful, accessible American English. Full of betrayal, heartache, seduction, elation, and violence, the Aeneid is the great founding epic of the Roman empire. Its pages sing of the Roman vision of self, the Roman ideal of what it meant to be a citizen of the world's greatest power. The epic's force carries across the centuries, and remains essential reading.
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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.
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