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  • Published: 19 June 2003
  • ISBN: 9780141901695
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 368

The Aeneid




Virgil's masterpiece and one of the greatest works in all of literature, now in a beautiful clothbound edition

Virgil's Aeneid, inspired by Homer and inspiration for Dante and Milton, is an immortal poem at the heart of Western life and culture. Virgil took as his hero Aeneas, legendary survivor of the fall of Troy and father of the Roman race, and in telling a story of dispossession and defeat, love and war, he portrayed human life in all its nobility and suffering.

  • Published: 19 June 2003
  • ISBN: 9780141901695
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 368

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