We Need Diverse Ya Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    The Powell's Playlist | June 29, 2015

    Roger Hobbs: IMG Soundtrack of Macau: Roger Hobbs's Playlist for Vanishing Games



    My new novel, Vanishing Games, is a heist thriller set in the gambling city of Macau, China. I lived there briefly while researching the book and... Continue »
    1. $18.17 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      Vanishing Games

      Roger Hobbs 9780385352642

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$8.00
List price: $13.00
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
25 Partner Warehouse General- General

Aeneid (Penguin Classics) (56 Edition)

by

Aeneid (Penguin Classics) (56 Edition) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Please note that used books may not include additional media (study guides, CDs, DVDs, solutions manuals, etc.) as described in the publisher comments.

Description:

"Select bibliography": p. [362].

About the Author

Virgil, born in 70 B.C., is best remembered for his masterpiece, The Aeneid. He earned great favor by portraying Augustus as a descendant of the half-god, half-man Aeneas. Although Virgil swore on his deathbed that The Aeneid was incomplete and unworthy, it has been considered one of the greatest works of Western literature for more than two thousand years.

Table of Contents

The Aeneid Acknowledgements

Introduction

The Aeneid

One: The Trojans reach Carthage

Two: Aeneas' Narration—The Sack of Troy

Three: Aeneas' Narration continued—His Travels

Four: The Tragedy of Dido

Five: The Funeral Games

Six: The Visit to the Underworld

Seven: War in Latium

Eight: The Site of the Future Rome

Nine: Siege of the Trojan Camp

Ten: The Relief and Pitched Battle

Eleven: Councils of War: Pitched Battle Again

Twelve: Decision: the Death of Turnus

List of Variations from the Oxford Text

Glossary of Names

Select Bibliography

Maps

Genealogical Table of the Royal House of Troy and Greece

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140440515
Author:
Virgil
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Translator:
Knight, W. Jackson
Introduction by:
Knight, W. F. Jackson
Introduction:
Knight, W. F. Jackson
Author:
Knight, W. F. Jackson
Author:
Virgil
Location:
Harmondsworth, Middlesex ;
Subject:
Aeneas (Legendary character) -- Poetry.
Subject:
Aeneas
Subject:
Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Subject:
Classics-Medieval and Renaissance General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series:
Penguin classics
Series Volume:
51
Publication Date:
December 1956
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
7.77x5.10x.71 in. .55 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

Other books you might like

  1. Mother Courage and Her Children: A... Used Mass Market $2.95
  2. The Odyssey
    Used Trade Paper $5.95
  3. The Epic of Gilgamesh (Penguin Classics) Used Trade Paper $3.50
  4. The Three Theban Plays:... Used Trade Paper $7.95
  5. The Odyssey (Penguin Classics) Used Trade Paper $6.95

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Classics » Greek and Roman
Fiction and Poetry » Classics » Latin » General
Fiction and Poetry » Classics » Medieval and Renaissance
Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

Aeneid (Penguin Classics) (56 Edition) Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$8.00 In Stock
Product details 368 pages Penguin Books - English 9780140440515 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.