Aeneas at the Site of Rome: Observations on the Eighth Book of the Aeneid

By: Fowler, W. Warde

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Spine faded. Previous owners' signatures, "F. C. Geary" (1922); "J. S. Ryan" (1953). ; Second edition, revised slightly and with an additional short Appendix. ix, [1], 130 pages + 4 pages advertisements. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 191 x 127mm. Classics, Virgil. Includes the Latin text of Book VIII of the Aeneid on pages 7-31, followed by "Observations" (in English) on pages 32-130. "[. . .] he had an idea of an underground system of channels and reservoirs, which dimly answers to what we know as the permeation of rocks by rain-water and the formation of springs" - page 38.

Title: Aeneas at the Site of Rome: Observations on the Eighth Book of the Aeneid

Author Name: Fowler, W. Warde

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Oxford, B. H. Blackwell: 1918

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 17905

Keywords: Classics