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VIRGIL, WITH THE MUSES OF HISTORY AND TRAGEDY.

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BOOKS 1-VI

WITH

AN INTRODUCTION, NOTES, AND VOCABULARY

BY

HENRY S. FRIEZE

LATE PROFESSOR OF LATIN IN THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

REVISED BY

WALTER DENNISON
PROFESSOR OF LATIN IN OBERLIN COLLEGE

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NEW YORK ::: CINCINNATI ::: CHICAGO

CERICAN BOOK COMPANY

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FRIEZE'S AENEID (Revised Edition).

FRIEZE. AENEID, First Six Books. With Notes

and Vocabulary

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FRIEZE. AENEID, Complete. With Notes and Vo

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In this edition of the Aeneid the revising editor has attempted to make only such alterations and additions as Dr. Frieze would have himself made. The Introduction has been enlarged by the addition of sections on the plan of the Aeneid, the meter, manuscripts, editions, and helpful books of reference. The English form of the poet's name is changed to Virgil, in accordance with the practice of leading scholars on both sides of the Atlantic.

Changes have been made in the text only where readings, formerly disputed, have now become established. In accord with the spelling of words in inscriptions of the first century A.D., the forms vulnus, vulgus, vult, Vulcanus, etc., are preferred to volnus, volgus, etc. To meet the need of early assistance in reading hexameter verse metrically, the long vowels in the first two books are

The markings sanctioned by Lewis's Elementary Latin Dictionary, and by the Appendix to Bennett's Latin Grammar, where these are in disagreement, have been followed, although the editor is aware that some hidden quantities are still in dispute, e.g. vowels before gn, eius, huius, cuius, maximus, and some others.

The Notes have been thoroughly revised. Old grammar references have been corrected, and new ones (to Lane and Morgan's and Bennett's grammars) added.

But few of the old illustrations are retained.

Acknowledgment is made of the free use of all critical and annotated editions of the poet, especially of those of Page (

See the Classical Review, 1899, pp. 116 and 156. In words involv tion also (summoveo, summitto, etc.) I have followed the results

this periodical.

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