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Subject:Translations of the Aeneid into English
Time:02:54 pm
Does anyone happen to know if there exists somewhere a list of all the published translations of Vergil's Aeneid that have been made into English? I suspect there must be one. It's not proving easy to find, though, especially when every book on Vergil seems to be out of the university library (gr). I wondered whether Gransden's Virgil in English Penguin volume might have a list, but that too is of course out of the library.

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Time:2012-02-25 10:18 pm (UTC)
May not be much help, but I've used three over the years: Dryden's, which has to be purely for fun; the 1952 C Day Lewis one, which has dated strangely in parts because of the English he uses, and David West's 1990 translation which, I think, is excellent. The latter two may be the most common versions.
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