Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Vergilius Maro, Publius (Virgil)
(1,894 words)

b. 15 October 70 BC in Mantua;

d. 21 September 19 BC in Brundisium (Calabria);

important Roman poet, who soon became part of the Classical canon.

Works

Virgil’s total oeuvre comprises the Bucolica (an anthology of 10 bucolic p…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Vergilius Maro, Publius (Virgil)”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 27 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0234>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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