The Eclogues: Dual Language Edition by Guy VirgilThe Eclogues: Dual Language Edition by Guy Virgil

The Eclogues: Dual Language Edition

byGuy VirgilTranslated byGuy LeeIntroduction byGuy Lee

Paperback | May 1, 1984

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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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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...
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Title:The Eclogues: Dual Language EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 7.8 × 5.12 × 0.35 inPublished:May 1, 1984Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:014044419X

ISBN - 13:9780140444193

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