This observation all started in 1967, yet many of the interval from 1971 to 1996 was once spent on paintings that was once in a few experience a necessary initial to a close examine of "Aeneid 7". The paintings goals to function a consultant to paintings on Virgilian language, grammar, syntax and elegance. techniques to the textual content were, the place attainable, taken under consideration, with sympathy yet with out jargon. Virgil's resources, in verse and prose, were studied with certain care and the observation provides a coherent method of Virgil's view of Italian faith, antiques and topoghraphy. strangely complete indexing is meant to extra the book's use as a advisor to many elements of Augustan poet idiom.