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What is the Aeneid if not a re-imagining of the Homeric epics?
The following is a list of the more important verse translations of the Aeneid which have appeared.The Aeneid of Virgil|Virgil
The Aeneid of Vergil may be read and re-read by posterity, and pondered word by word, line upon line.The Oxford Book of Latin Verse|Various
I read a book of the Aeneid every night, so it was done in twelve nights, and I had great delight in it.Life Of Johnson, Volume 4 (of 6)|Boswell
British Dictionary definitions for aeneid
Cultural definitions for aeneid
An epic in Latin by Virgil. The Aeneid begins with the adventures of Aeneas and his men after the Trojan War (see also Trojan War) and ends when Aeneas gains control of the Italian peninsula, which will eventually become the base of the Roman Empire.