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Virgil, Aeneid, Book IX

Author: Philip R Hardie
Publisher: Cambridge [u.a.] : Cambridge Univ. Pr., 1994.
Series: Cambridge Greek and Latin classics.
Edition/Format:   Book
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The first major single-volume edition in English of the pivotal book in Virgil's Aeneid , featuring the expedition of Nisus and Euryalus.

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Genre/Form: commentaire
Named Person: Virgile.; Vergil; Aeneis 9.; Publius Vergilius Maro; Publius Vergilius Maro
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip R Hardie
ISBN: 052135126X 9780521351263 052135952X 9780521359528
OCLC Number: 246733797
Notes: Aeneis.
Description: VII, 259 S.
Contents: Introduction; 1. The place of book IX in the second half of the Aeneid; 2. The structure of book IX; 3. Links with other books; 4. Reworking Homer; 5. Cities and sieges; solidarity and division; 6. Young men at war; defining the epic hero; Trojans and Italians; 7. Turnus; 8. Homeric gods and Roman religion; knowledge human and divine; recognition; 9. The Nisus and Euryalus episode; P. Vergili Maronis Aeneidos Liber IX; Commentary; Indexes.
Series Title: Cambridge Greek and Latin classics.
Responsibility: ed. by Philip Hardie.
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"...an altogether admirable commentary...really first-rate, distinguished work...Exemplary use of how parallels, borrowings and influences work..." Nicholas Horsfall, Vergilius "The same piercing Read more...

 
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