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Virgil's Aeneid: Interpretation and Influence

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In this collection of twelve of his essays, distinguished Virgil scholar Michael Putnam examines the Aeneid from several different interpretive angles. He identifies the themes that permeate the epic, provides detailed interpretations of its individual books, and analyzes the poem's influence on later writers, including Ovid, Lucan, Seneca, and Dante. In addition, a major ...more
Paperback, 352 pages
Published April 17th 1995 by University of North Carolina Press
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