A Commentary on Virgil Eclogues (Clarendon Paperbacks) (Paperback)
OUP Oxford, 9780198150350, 360pp.
Publication Date: August 10, 1995
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Surprisingly, this is the first full-scale scholarly commentary on the Eclogues to appear in this century. These ten short pastorals are among the best known poems in Latin literature. Clausen's commentary provides a comprehensive guide to both the poems and the considerable scholarship surrounding them. There are short introductions to each poem, as well as a general introduction to the Eclogues as a whole.