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LATN 201: Vergil (HC)

Latin 201: Advanced Latin Literature: Vergil (La Londe) Fall 2012

Concordances

Translations

Tripod often lists a translation as the original title + English + Year of publication:   

  • Virgil  Aeneis.  English.  2005  (Translation by Stanley Lombardo) 
  • Virgil  Aeneis.  English.  1983  (Translation by Allen Mandelbaum)      

But several recent translations are listed simply as:

  • Virgil  Aeneis.  English   (Including translations by Sarah Ruden and Frederick Ahl)

  • Virgil  Georigca.  English.  (Translation by Peter Fallon in 2006) 

  • Virgil  Bucolica.  English.   (Translation by Paul Alpers in 1979)    


Searching by the English title of a work may miss some of the translations available.

Editions

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        Standard Editions
            
1) Loeb Classical Library
A series of Latin and Greek texts with facing page English translations.  Now published by Harvard University Press but started in 1912 by the publisher William Heinemann.  The critical apparatus is minimal at best and should be supplemented by a more scholarly edition.  


2)  Oxford Classical Texts - Search 
Scriptorum classicorum bibliotheca Oxoniensis  A series of Ancient Latin and Greek texts with critical notes.  In recent years introductions appear in English; earlier introductions were in Latin.  
3) Cambridge green and yellow series - Search: "Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics"     A series of Ancient Greek and Latin texts with commentaries that address literary issues as well as grammatical ones.  

4)  Teubner Series - Search Biblotheca scriptorum Graecorum et Romanorum Teubneriana. Also a series of Ancient Latin and Greek texts with critical notes.  Teubner has been publishing longer than Oxford and has the greatest number of texts available in modern editions with extensive notes.  

Commentaries

Aeneis  (Complete)

The Aeneid of Virgil Edited with introduction and notes by R. Deryck Williams.  Macmillan, 1972-1973.  Two volumes.

The Works of Virgil: with a commentary by John Conington and Henry Nettleship.  G. Olms, 1963 (reprint of 1881-1893 edition).  Three volumes.

Aeneis  Book 1

Virgil, Aeneiods liber primvs. Edited with a commentary by R. G. Austin.  Clarendon Press, 1971.

Aeneis  Book 2 

Virgil, Aeneidos liber secundus.  Edited with a commentary by R. G. Austin.  Clarendon Press, 1964.
Virgil, Aeneid 2: A Commentary. by Nicholas Horsfall.  Brill, 2008. 

Aeneis  Book 3

Virgil, Aeneidos: liber tertius. Edited with a commentary by R. D. Williams.  Clarendon Press, 1962.
Virgil, Aeneid 3: A Commentary: by Nicholas Horsfall.  Brill, 2006. 


Aeneis  Book 4

Pvbli Vergili Maronis Aeneidos liber qvartvs. Edited by Arthur Stanley Pease.  Harvard University Press, 1935.
Virgil, Aeneidos liber quartus Edited with a commentary by R. G. Austin.  Clarendon Press, 1955.

Aeneis  Book 5

Virgil, Aeneidos: liber quintus. Edited with a commentary by R. D. Williams.  Clarendon Press, 1960.

Aeneis  Book 6

Virgil, Aeneidos liber sextus.  Edited with a commentary by R. G. Austin.  Clarendon Press, 1977.

Aeneis  Book 7

Aeneidos, Libri VII-VIII/P. Vergili Maronis ; with a commentary by C. J. Fordyce.  Oxford University Press, 1977. 

Virgil, Aeneid 7: A Commentary/by Nicholas Horsfall  Brill, 2000. 

Aeneis  Book 8

A Commentary on Virgil: Aeneid VIII/by P.T Eden. Brill, 1975.  

Aeneid Book III Edited by K. W. Gransden.  Cambridge University Press, 1976.

Aeneidos, Libri VII-VIII/P. Vergili Maronis; with a commentary by C. J. Fordyce.  Oxford University Press, 1977. 

Aeneis  Book 9

Virgil, Aeneid. Book IX.  Edited by Philip Hardie.  Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics.  Cambridge University Press, 1994.

Aeneis  Book 10

Vergil, Aeneid 10. With introduction, translation, and commentary by S. J. Harrison.  Oxford University Press, 1991.

Aeneis  Book 11

Virgil, Aeneid: Book XI.   Edited by K. W. Gransden.  Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics.  Cambridge University Press, 1991.
Virgil, Aeneid 11: A Commentary. by Nicholas Horsfall.  Brill, 2003. 

Aeneis  Book 12

 Aeneid Book XII. Edited by W. S. Maguinness.  Methuen, 1964.

 

Eclogues

  Eclogues.  Edited by Robert Coleman. Cambridge Univ. Press, 1977.

  A Commentary on Virgil’s Eclogues.  Edited by Wendell Vernon Clausen. Clarendon University Press, 1994.

 

Georgics

 Georgics 1.   Books I–II; III–V.   Edited by Richard F. Thomas.   2 vols.  Cambridge Univ. Press, 1988.

  Georgics.  Edited by Roger A. B. Mynors. Clarendon University Press, 1990.