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Virgil : his life and times

著者: Peter Levi
出版: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
エディション/フォーマット:   書籍 : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edすべてのエディションとフォーマットを見る
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In this biography, the eminent classicist Peter Levi uses Virgil's poems, like the Eclogues, Georgics, his epic, The Aeneid, as well as historical and archeological evidence, to discard many of the myths surrounding Virgil's life. In doing so, he uncovers the life of a poet whose powerful imagination and ethereal ability helped shape the epic vision of modern man. Indeed, Virgil's densely written and beautifully
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ジャンル/形式: Biography
関連の人物: Virgil.; Ovid; Horace; Virgil
資料の種類: Biography
ドキュメントの種類: 図書
すべての著者/寄与者: Peter Levi
ISBN: 0312193521 9780312193522
OCLC No.: 40159005
注記: Originally published: London : Duckworth, 1998.
形態 vii, 248 pages ; 25 cm
責任者: Peter Levi.

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In this biography, the eminent classicist Peter Levi uses Virgil's poems, like the Eclogues, Georgics, his epic, The Aeneid, as well as historical and archeological evidence, to discard many of the myths surrounding Virgil's life. In doing so, he uncovers the life of a poet whose powerful imagination and ethereal ability helped shape the epic vision of modern man. Indeed, Virgil's densely written and beautifully complex verse dominated Augustan Rome, the period of unprecedented prosperity, peace, and expansion that inaugurated the Golden Age of Roman poetry. Virgil, in fact, was the one poet who most fully understood the Roman Empire's enduring legacy and through his poetry defined the idea of civilization for generations to come.

Although contemporary critics and readers often overlook Virgil's genius, Levi demonstrates that to neglect Virgil is to truncate many of the literary foundations of our culture.

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