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The Aeneid

Author: Virgil.; C Day Lewis; Paul Scofield
Publisher: [Franklin, Tenn.] : Naxos AudioBooks, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Virgil's Aeneid, one of the greatest Classical poems, tells the story of Aeneas, son of Priam, after the fall of Troy. His quest is to find the site "in the west" where he will found a new town prophesied to be the seat of a world empire, Rome. This great poem, in a modern translation by Cecil Day Lewis, is superbly read by the great classical actor Paul Scofield, with Jill Balcon.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Aeneas, (Legendary character); Aeneas, (Legendary character)
Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Virgil.; C Day Lewis; Paul Scofield
ISBN: 9626342781 9789626342787
OCLC Number: 63159266
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Abridged.
Performer(s): Read by Paul Scofield with Jill Balcon, Toby Stephens, Geraldine Fitzgerald, John McAndrew, and Stephen Thorne.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 75625 KB; MP3 file size: 148231 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other Titles: Aeneis.
Responsibility: Virgil ; translation by Cecil Day Lewis.

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Virgil's Aeneid, one of the greatest Classical poems, tells the story of Aeneas, son of Priam, after the fall of Troy. His quest is to find the site "in the west" where he will found a new town prophesied to be the seat of a world empire, Rome. This great poem, in a modern translation by Cecil Day Lewis, is superbly read by the great classical actor Paul Scofield, with Jill Balcon.

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