Virgil – the Aeneid – Roman poetry

By |2019-01-24T05:51:34-07:00September 4th, 2017|Literature, Romans|

The death of Dido, Queen of Carthage, from an illustrated copy of Virgil's Aeneid, about 400 AD Who was Virgil? Virgil was a poet who lived during the civil wars in Rome and then in the time of the Roman Emperor Augustus, just before the birth of Jesus Christ. The Late Republic More Latin literature All our [...]