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"I sing of arms and of the man"After a century of civil strife in Rome and Italy, Virgil wrote The Aeneid to honour the emperor Augustus by praising Aeneas – Augustus’ legendary ancestor. As a patriotic epic imitating Homer, The Aeneid also provided Rome with a literature equal to the Greek. It tell

Author Publius Vergilius Maro

Pages 307

Publisher Penguin Publishing Group

Published Date 2003

ISBN 0140449329 9780140449327

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