The Eclogues: Dual Language Edition

Paperback | May 1, 1984

byGuy VirgilTranslated byGuy LeeIntroduction byGuy Lee

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Written between 42 and 37 b.c., ten pastoral poems believed to be the first authentic work by Virgil are presented with the original Latin on the left-hand page and the translation on the right.

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Written between 42 and 37 b.c., ten pastoral poems believed to be the first authentic work by Virgil are presented with the original Latin on the left-hand page and the translation on the right.For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 t...

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Written between 42 and 37 b.c., ten pastoral poems believed to be the first authentic work by Virgil are presented with the original Latin on the left-hand page and the translation on the right.

Virgil, born in 70 B.C., is best remembered for his masterpiece, The Aeneid. He earned great favor by portraying Augustus as a descendant of the half-god, half-man Aeneas. Although Virgil swore on his deathbed that The Aeneid was incomplete and unworthy, it has been considered one of the greatest works of Western literature for more th...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 7.76 × 5.09 × 0.35 inPublished:May 1, 1984Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:014044419X

ISBN - 13:9780140444193

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