Virgil's Aeneid: Books I-VI, VIII, IX and Selections from the Other Books

TitleVirgil's Aeneid: Books I-VI, VIII, IX and Selections from the Other Books
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1898
AuthorsComstock DY
PublisherAllyn and Bacon
CityBoston
KeywordsAeneid, Vergil, Vergil Aeneid commentaries Books 1-6, Vergil Aeneid commentaries selections
Abstract

Good introduction to prosody, rhetorical devices, and other poetic terminology; good grammatical notes with plenty of reader-assistance; thoughtful translation suggestions; sometimes sparse on historical and mythological points as well as references to precursors; a good student commentary.

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AbbreviationComstock