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Virgil; a collection of critical essays, edited by Steele Commager.

By: Commager, Steele [editor.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Twentieth century views: Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1966]Description: 186 pages 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Virgil -- Criticism and interpretation | Pastoral poetry, Latin -- History and criticism | Didactic poetry, Latin -- History and criticism | Aeneas (Legendary character) in literature | Epic poetry, Latin -- History and criticism | Agriculture in literature | Rome -- In literature | Aeneas (Legendary character) in literature | Agriculture in literature | Didactic poetry, Latin History and criticism | Epic poetry, Latin History and criticism | Pastoral poetry, Latin History and criticism | Rome In literature | Virgil Criticism and interpretationAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Virgil.DDC classification: 871.01 | 873 LOC classification: PA6825 | .A3 1966
Contents:
Introduction / by Steele Commager -- Arcadia : the discovery of a spiritual landscape / Bruno Snell -- The Georgics / Jacques Perret -- On translating the Aeneid : if that I can / R.W.B. Lewis -- Some characteristics of literary epic / C.M. Bowra -- Virgil and the subject of secondary epic / C.S. Lewis -- Odysseus and Aeneas / Theodore Haecker -- An interpretation of the Aeneid / Wendell Clausen -- The Odyssean Aeneid and the Iliadic Aeneid / Brooks Otis -- The two voices of Virgil's Aeneid / Adam Parry -- The serpent and the flame : the imagery of the second book of the Aeneid / Bernard Knox -- Discolor aura : reflections on The golden bough / R.A. Brooks -- Basic themes / Viktor Pöschl.
Summary: Scholarly commentaries on Virgil's theme of eternal death and renewal in nature and the world of men.
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PA6825 .A3 1966 (Browse shelf) Available 0000100745462

Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-186).

Introduction / by Steele Commager -- Arcadia : the discovery of a spiritual landscape / Bruno Snell -- The Georgics / Jacques Perret -- On translating the Aeneid : if that I can / R.W.B. Lewis -- Some characteristics of literary epic / C.M. Bowra -- Virgil and the subject of secondary epic / C.S. Lewis -- Odysseus and Aeneas / Theodore Haecker -- An interpretation of the Aeneid / Wendell Clausen -- The Odyssean Aeneid and the Iliadic Aeneid / Brooks Otis -- The two voices of Virgil's Aeneid / Adam Parry -- The serpent and the flame : the imagery of the second book of the Aeneid / Bernard Knox -- Discolor aura : reflections on The golden bough / R.A. Brooks -- Basic themes / Viktor Pöschl.

Scholarly commentaries on Virgil's theme of eternal death and renewal in nature and the world of men.

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