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Product Description: A masterpiece from one of the greatest poets of the centuryIn a momentous publication, Seamus Heaney's translation of Book VI of the Aeneid, Virgil's epic poem composed sometime between 29 and 19 BC, follows the hero, Aeneas, on his descent into the underworld...read more

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9780374104191 | Bilingual edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 3, 2016), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: A masterpiece from one of the greatest poets of the centuryIn a momentous publication, Seamus Heaney's translation of Book VI of the Aeneid, Virgil's epic poem composed sometime between 29 and 19 BC, follows the hero, Aeneas, on his descent into the underworld.

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Product Description: A magnificent new translation of the enduring epic about the sundering of the Roman Republic.Lucan lived from 39-65 AD at a time of great turbulence in Rome. His Civil War portrays two of the most colorful and powerful figures of the age-Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great, enemies in a vicious struggle for power that severed bloodlines and began the transformation of Roman civilization...read more
By Ethan Adams (introduced by)

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9780143106234 | Penguin Classics, January 31, 2012, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A magnificent new translation of the enduring epic about the sundering of the Roman Republic.

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9780806142050, titled "The Aeneid of Vergil" | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, January 15, 2012, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: The Thebaid, a Latin epic in twelve books by Statius (c. 45–96 C. E.) reexamines events following the abdication of Oedipus, focusing on the civil war between the brothers Eteocles, King of Thebes, and Polynices, who comes at the head of an army from Argos to claim his share of royal power...read more

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9780801431845 | Cornell Univ Pr, October 1, 2008, cover price $85.95 | About this edition: The Thebaid, a Latin epic in twelve books by Statius (c.

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Product Description: Stanley Lombardo's deft abridgment of his 2005 translation of the Aeneid preserves the arc and weight of Virgil's epic by presenting major books in their entirety and abridged books in extended passages seamlessly fitted together with narrative bridges...read more

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9780872207912 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, May 15, 2006, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Stanley Lombardo's deft abridgment of his 2005 translation of the Aeneid preserves the arc and weight of Virgil's epic by presenting major books in their entirety and abridged books in extended passages seamlessly fitted together with narrative bridges.

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9780872207905 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, March 30, 2006, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: Stanley Lombardo's deft abridgment of his 2005 translation of the Aeneid preserves the arc and weight of Virgil's epic by presenting major books in their entirety and abridged books in extended passages seamlessly fitted together with narrative bridges.

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Product Description: Illustrated prose translation of the epic poem with pedagogical apparatus for make reading this important work a joy. The text is complete with an introductory essay, glossary, and an appendix detailing the tabulation of the gods...read more
By Dick Caldwell (editor) and Merle Mainelli Poulton (illustrator)

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9781585100774 | Focus Pub R Pullins & Co, October 1, 2003, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Illustrated prose translation of the epic poem with pedagogical apparatus for make reading this important work a joy.

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Product Description: Virgil (Publius Vergilius Maro) was born in 70 BCE near Mantua and was educated at Cremona, Milan and Rome. Slow in speech, shy in manner, thoughtful in mind, weak in health, he went back north for a quiet life. Influenced by the group of poets there, he may have written some of the doubtful poems included in our Virgilian manuscripts...read more

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9780674995864 | Revised edition (Harvard Univ Pr, January 1, 2001), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Virgil (Publius Vergilius Maro) was born in 70 BCE near Mantua and was educated at Cremona, Milan and Rome.

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Product Description: The selections from Pliny, Virgil and Roman and Greek myth allow students to work with short extracts to practice their skills in unprepared translation.

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9780521286947 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 1983, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The selections from Pliny, Virgil and Roman and Greek myth allow students to work with short extracts to practice their skills in unprepared translation.

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