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Vergil at 2000 commemorative essays on the poet and his influence by

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Virgil -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Virgil -- Influence.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Other titlesVergil at two thousand.
Statementedited by John D. Bernard.
SeriesAMS ars poetica,, no. 3
ContributionsBernard, John D., Virgil.
LC ClassificationsPA6825 .A3 1986b
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 342 p. :
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2552651M
ISBN 100404625037
LC Control Number85048005

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