(Vergilius, Maro, Publius)
Title (AENEID) FREE AND INDEPENDENT TRANSLATION OF THE FIRST AND FOURTH BOOKS.
Publisher Winsted, CT (1869?)
Seller ID 3280355199
22pp. Practically Englished, for instance, "O Muse! relate me the facts if you happen to know 'em/Concerning the hero of this astonishing poem." Theodore Vaill is credited w/the translation (called the University Edition), of which NUC reports one location for this ed., several for the 1870 ed., one for the 1875 ed., & two for the 1908 ptg. It is possible that the 1875 ed. is identical w/this "earnest attempt to give our grand old Poet a lift." Thos. Worth has provided six puckish illus. (Venus & Juno talk before a door which has a sign about rooms to let). Neat piece of work w/out wrps. Removed. Connecticut. Classics. Illustration. (3280355199)
(Price reflects 60% discount.)