This book is geared primarily to students approaching the Aeneid for the first time.
It attempts, through discussion of a wide variety of topics, to convey a balanced impression of the nature of the poem as a whole.
An appendix includes a version of and ancient Life of Virgil and information about the ancient commentary on him.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 174 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 10/07/1969
- Category: Literary studies: general
- ISBN: 9780198720249