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Aeneid is the epic story of Aeneas and his band of Trojan followers who journey from Troy to Italy. Virgil (or Vergil), the author of Aeneid, died in 19 B.C. with the work still unfinished.

Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves

  • PA6825

Circulating Books – A Selected List

  • Bloom, Harold (ed.). Virgil’s Aeneid. 1987.

                      Call Number: PA6825.V5 1987

  • Bloom, Harold (ed.). Virgil’s Aeneid. 1996.

                      Call Number: PA6825.V5 1996

  • Martindale, Charles (ed.). The Cambridge Companion to Virgil. 1997.

                      Call Number: PA6825.C35 1997

  • Otis, Brooks. Virgil: a Study in Civilized Poetry. 1995.

                     Call Number: PA6825.O8 1995

  • Virgil. The Aeneid. 1990.

                    Call Number: PA6807.A5 F53 1990

LINCCWeb online catalog – Search Terms

  • Virgil

Reference Materials

  • Classical and Medieval Literature CriticismCall Number: REF PA3003.C56

o        Vol. 9, pg. 294-447

o        Vol. 40, pg. 140, 146, 149, 154, 163, 172, 175, 178, 199-200, 204, 208, 216, 249

o        Vol. 53, pg. 142

  • Epics for StudentsCall Number: REF PN56 .E65 E67

o        Vol. 1

  • Masterplots: Revised 2nd ed.Call Number: REF PN44. M33 1996

o        Vol. 1, pg. 59-63

  • Poetry CriticismCall Number: REF PN3321 .S5

o        Vol. 12, pg. 358, 361, 364-8, 371-3, 375-8, 380-99, 401-8

Research Databases: 

To access Valencia’s research databases, open your Atlas account, select ‘Search the Library’, then select ‘Databases A-Z’.

  • Academic Search Complete
  • Literature Resources from Gale
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega

This Research Guide is designed to help users find information on a particular topic within the Valencia College East Campus Library.  This is by no means a comprehensive list of resources and other resources may be available on this topic.  Please check LINCCWeb, Valencia East’s online catalog, to verify the availability of circulating books within the library.  Feel free to ask a librarian for help if you need further assistance.

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Last Revised on June 6, 2006

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