The aeneid of virgil: book 1 by publius vergilius maro arms and the man i sing who forcd by fate and haughty junos unrelenting hate expelld and exild left the trojan shore long labors both by sea and land.
Virgil, the preeminent poet of the roman empire, was born publius vergilius maro on october 15, 70 bc, near mantua, a city in northern italy the son of a farmer, virgil studied in cremona, then in milan, and finally in rome.
Virgil (publius vergilius maro) (70 bce – 19 bce): virgil was a prolific roman poet, best remembered for his epic, aeneid he was to rome what homer was to greece. A easy to understand summary of the aeneid, performed by class en2b.
Works of virgil at theoi project aeneid, eclogues and georgics translated by h r fairclough, 1916 works of virgil at sacred texts aeneid translated by john dryden, 1697 eclogues and georgics translated by jw mackail, 1934 p vergilius maro at the latin library virgil's works: text, concordances and frequency list. The aeneid of virgil: book 12 by publius vergilius maro when turnus saw the latins leave the field their armies broken and their courage quelld himself become the mark of public spite his honor questiond. Virgil, also spelled vergil, latin in full publius vergilius maro, (born october 15, 70 bce, andes, near mantua [italy]—died september 21, 19 bce, brundisium), roman poet, best known for his national epic, the aeneid (from c 30 bce unfinished at his death.
By: publius vergilius maro (70 bc - 19 ad) the aeneid is a latin epic written by virgil in the 1st century bc that tells the legendary story of aeneas, a trojan who traveled to italy, where he became the ancestor of the romans.