Pietas from Vergil to Dryden

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Pietas from Vergil to Dryden - Garrison, James

For centuries the most revered poem in the Western literary canon, Vergil's Aeneid celebrates the Roman virtue of pietas. In the preface to his English translation of the poem, John Dryden attempts to explain all that this virtue includes: "Piety alone," he writes, "comprehends the whole Duty of Man towards the Gods, towards his Country, and ...

Pietas from Vergil to Dryden 2004, Penn State University Press, University Park, PA

ISBN-13: 9780271026367

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Pietas from Vergil to Dryden 1992, Penn State University Press, University Park, PA

ISBN-13: 9780271007878

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