OR MORE PROPERLY VERGIL - PUBLIUS VERGILIUS MARO VIRGIL
\ɔː mˈɔː pɹˈɒpəli vˈɜːd͡ʒɪl pˈʌblɪəs vɜːd͡ʒˈɪlɪəs mˈaɹə͡ʊ vˈɜːd͡ʒɪl], \ɔː mˈɔː pɹˈɒpəli vˈɜːdʒɪl pˈʌblɪəs vɜːdʒˈɪlɪəs mˈaɹəʊ vˈɜːdʒɪl], \ɔː m_ˈɔː p_ɹ_ˈɒ_p_ə_l_i v_ˈɜː_dʒ_ɪ_l__ p_ˈʌ_b_l_ɪ__ə_s v_ɜː_dʒ_ˈɪ_l_ɪ__ə_s m_ˈa_ɹ_əʊ v_ˈɜː_dʒ_ɪ_l]\
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The greatest of Roman epic poets; born at Andes, a little village near Mantua, Oct. 5, 70 B. C.; died at Brundisium, Sept. 21, 19 B. C. He wrote the epic Aeneid, in 12 books; several "Eclogues" or "Bucolics", pastoral poems in imitation of the idylls of Theocritus; and the "Georgies", a didactic poem on husbandry, in four books, and "Moretum".
By Charles Dudley Warner
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