Vida's Christiad and Vergilian Epic, Part 5
Columbia University Press, 1964 - Christian poetry, Latin (Medieval and modern) - 372 pages
Discuses Marco Girolamo Vida's epic poem Christiad.
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LIFE AND WORKS
VIDAs Ars poetica AND VERGILIAN HUMANISM
THE VERGILIAN FRAMEWORK
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