|

Bibliography

1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 A. Texts

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Mynors, R. A. B. (1969), P. Vergili Maronis Opera (Oxford Classical Texts), Oxford.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 The Latin Library: http://www.thelatinlibrary.com/vergil/aen4.shtml (Plain text)

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 Perseus Collection: Greek and Roman Material: http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 [Greek and Roman Material, P. Vergilius Maro].

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 The website includes: (a) The Latin text as edited by J. B. Greenough (1900), hyperlinked to Lewis & Short Dictionary; (b) Notes by John Conington (1876) [See also below under Commentaries]; (c) Notes by Georgius Thilo (1881) [in Latin]; (d) English Translation by John Dryden (1697); (e) English Translation by Theodore C. Williams (1910).

7 Leave a comment on paragraph 7 0 The Vergil Project at the University of Pennsylvania: http://vergil.classics.upenn.edu/

8 Leave a comment on paragraph 8 0 B. Recent Translations

9 Leave a comment on paragraph 9 0 Ahl, F. (2007) The Aeneid, Oxford (Oxford World’s Classics).

10 Leave a comment on paragraph 10 0 In verse; contains an introduction by Elaine Fantham, translator’s note, maps, annotation and index.

11 Leave a comment on paragraph 11 0 Fairclough, H.R. and Goold, G.P. (2001), Eclogues, Georgics, Aeneid 1–6, Cambridge, MA (Loeb Classical Library).

12 Leave a comment on paragraph 12 0 West, D. A. (1991), The Aeneid, London (Penguin Classics).

13 Leave a comment on paragraph 13 0 For his reflections on the experience of translating the Aeneid see:

14 Leave a comment on paragraph 14 0 West, D. (1990), ‘The Aeneid and the Translator’, Greece & Rome, 2nd series, 37.1, 52–64.

15 Leave a comment on paragraph 15 0 C. Modern Commentaries (in chronological order):

16 Leave a comment on paragraph 16 0 Conington, J. (1884), The Works of Virgil, Volume II: Aeneid I–VI, 4th edn rev. by H. Nettleship.

17 Leave a comment on paragraph 17 0 [= Conington’s Virgil, Aeneid Books III–VI. Text and commentary on the Aeneid Books III–VI by John Conington reproduced from Volume II of The Works of Virgil (fourth edition revised by Henry Nettleship), with a new general introduction by Philip Hardie and an introduction to the Aeneid by Anne Rogerson, Bristol Phoenix Press 2008]

17 Leave a comment on paragraph 17 0 Page, T. E. (1894), The Aeneid of Virgil: Books I–VI, London.

18 Leave a comment on paragraph 18 0 Pease, A. S. (1935), Publi Vergili Maronis Aeneidos Liber Quartus, Cambridge, MA.

19 Leave a comment on paragraph 19 0 Austin, R. G. (1963), P. Vergili Maronis Aeneidos Liber Quartus, Oxford.

20 Leave a comment on paragraph 20 0 Williams, R. D. (1972), Virgil, Aeneid Books I–VI: Edited with Introduction and Notes, Basingstoke and London. (Now published by Bristol Classical Press.)

21 Leave a comment on paragraph 21 0 Maclennan, K. (2007), Virgil, Aeneid IV, edited with introduction, notes & vocabulary, Bristol.

22 Leave a comment on paragraph 22 0 O’Hara, J. J. (2011), Vergil. Aeneid Book 4. Focus Vergil Aeneid commentaries, Newburyport, MA.

23 Leave a comment on paragraph 23 0 D. Introductions

24 Leave a comment on paragraph 24 0 All of the commentaries listed above also include brief introductions with information on the author, the historical background, and the literary tradition. In addition, the following books provide useful first orientation:

25 Leave a comment on paragraph 25 0 Gransden, K. W. (2004), Virgil, The Aeneid: A Student Guide, 2nd edn by S. J. Harrison, Cambridge.

26 Leave a comment on paragraph 26 0 Griffin, J. (1988), Virgil, Oxford [reprinted by Bristol Classical Press, 2001].

27 Leave a comment on paragraph 27 0 Hardie, P. (1998), Virgil, Greece & Rome New Surveys in the Classics, Oxford.

28 Leave a comment on paragraph 28 0 E. Secondary Literature

29 Leave a comment on paragraph 29 0 This section lists all items cited by author and date in the Commentary and the Essays (including items also featured under A–D above) as well as a smattering of other publications of special interest for Aeneid 4. If you would like to supplement your reading of the entire poem with a critical companion, the collection of essays edited by Perkell (1999) may be what you are looking for: it offers one piece of scholarly writing on each of the books of the Aeneid and a couple of generalizing extras.

30 Leave a comment on paragraph 30 0 Anderson, W. S. (1968), ‘Pastor Aeneas: On Pastoral Themes in the Aeneid’, Transactions of the American Philological Association 99, 1–17.

31 Leave a comment on paragraph 31 0 — (2006), ‘Ancient Illustrations of the Aeneid: The Hunts of Books 4 and 7’, Classical World 99.2, 157–65.

32 Leave a comment on paragraph 32 0 Armstrong, R. (2002), ‘Crete in the Aeneid: Recurring Trauma and Alternative Fate’, Classical Quarterly 52, 321–40.

33 Leave a comment on paragraph 33 0 — (2006), Cretan Women: Pasiphae, Ariadne, and Phaedra in Latin Poetry, Oxford.

34 Leave a comment on paragraph 34 0 Austin, R. G. (1963), P. Vergili Maronis Aeneidos Liber Quartus, Oxford.

35 Leave a comment on paragraph 35 0 — (1971), P. Vergili Maronis Aeneidos Liber Primus, Oxford.

36 Leave a comment on paragraph 36 0 Barchiesi, A. (1998), ‘The Statue of Athena at Troy and Carthage’, in P. Knox and C. Foss (eds.), Style and Tradition. Studies in Honor of Wendell Clausen, Stuttgart and Leipzig, 130–40.

37 Leave a comment on paragraph 37 0 Beard, M. (1990), ‘Priesthood in the Roman Republic’, in M. Beard and J. North (eds.), Pagan Priests: Religion and Power in the Ancient World, London, pp. 19–48.

38 Leave a comment on paragraph 38 0 — (2007), The Roman Triumph, Cambridge, MA.

39 Leave a comment on paragraph 39 0 —, North, J., Price, S. (1998), Religions of Rome, 2 vols, Cambridge.

40 Leave a comment on paragraph 40 0 Boyle, A. J. (ed.) (1993), Roman Epic, London.

41 Leave a comment on paragraph 41 0 Cairns, F. (1989), Virgil’s Augustan Epic, Cambridge.

42 Leave a comment on paragraph 42 0 Caldwell, L. (2008), ‘Dido’s Deductio: Aeneid 4.127–65’, Classical Philology 103, 423–34.

43 Leave a comment on paragraph 43 0 Clausen, W. V. (1987), Virgil’s Aeneid and the Tradition of Hellenistic Poetry, Berkeley, CA. [Revised and expanded as Virgil’s Aeneid. Decorum, Allusion and Ideology, Munich and Leipzig 2002]

43 Leave a comment on paragraph 43 0 Collard, C. (1975), ‘Medea and Dido’, Prometheus 1, 131–52.

44 Leave a comment on paragraph 44 0 Conington, J. (1884), The Works of Virgil, Volume II: Aeneid I–VI, 4th edn rev. by H. Nettleship.

45 Leave a comment on paragraph 45 0 Cowan, R. (2009), ‘Scanning Iulus: Prosody, Position and Politics in the Aeneid’, Vergilius 55, 3–12.

46 Leave a comment on paragraph 46 1 — (2011), ‘Hopefully Surviving: The Limits of devotio in Virgil and Others’, Proceedings of the Virgil Society 27, 56–98.

47 Leave a comment on paragraph 47 0 Davidson, J. (1998), ‘Domesticating Dido: History and Historicity’, in M. Burden (ed.), A Woman Scorn’d. Responses to the Dido Myth, London, 65–88.

48 Leave a comment on paragraph 48 0 Dionisotti, C. (2007), ‘Ecce’, Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies 50, 75–91.

49 Leave a comment on paragraph 49 0 Dyer, R. R. (1989), ‘Vergil’s Fama: A New Interpretation of Aeneid 4.173ff.’, Greece & Rome 36, 28–32.

50 Leave a comment on paragraph 50 0 Dyson, J. T. (1996), ‘Dido the Epicurean’, Classical Antiquity 15.2, 203–21.

51 Leave a comment on paragraph 51 0 — (1997), ‘Fluctus Irarum, Fluctus Curarum: Lucretian Religio in the Aeneid’, American Journal of Philology 118, 449–57.

52 Leave a comment on paragraph 52 0 Estevez, V. A. (1982), ‘Oculos ad moenia torsit: On Aeneid 4.220’, Classical Philology 77, 22–34.

53 Leave a comment on paragraph 53 0 Feeney, D. C. (1983), ‘The Taciturnity of Aeneas’, Classical Quarterly 33, 204–19 [reprinted in Harrison 1990].

54 Leave a comment on paragraph 54 0 — (1991), The Gods in Epic, Oxford.

55 Leave a comment on paragraph 55 0 — (1998), ‘The Appearance(s) of Mercury and the Motivation of Aeneas’, in M. Burden (ed.), A Woman Scorn’d. Responses to the Dido Myth, London, 105–30.

56 Leave a comment on paragraph 56 0 Flaig, E. (1991), ‘Amnestie und Amnesie in der griechischen Kultur: das vergessene Selbstopfer für den Sieg im athenischen Bürgerkrieg 403 v. Chr.’, Saeculum 42, 129–49.

57 Leave a comment on paragraph 57 0 Flower, H. (1996), Ancestor Masks and Aristocratic Power in Roman Culture, Oxford.

58 Leave a comment on paragraph 58 0 Fowler, D. P. (2000), ‘Deviant Focalisation in Virgil’s Aeneid’ in Roman Constructions: Readings in Postmodern Latin, Oxford, 40–63 [reprinted from Proceedings of the Cambridge Philological Society 36, 1990, 42–63.]

58 Leave a comment on paragraph 58 0 Gibson, R. K. (1999), ‘Aeneas as Hospes in Vergil, Aeneid 1 and 4’, Classical Quarterly 49.1, 184–202.

59 Leave a comment on paragraph 59 0 Gildenhard, I. (2007), ‘Virgil vs. Ennius, or: The Undoing of the Annalist’, in W. Fitzgerald and E. Gowers (eds.), Ennius Perennis: The Annals and Beyond, Cambridge, 73–102.

60 Leave a comment on paragraph 60 0 — (2011), Creative Eloquence: The Construction of Reality in Cicero’s Speeches, Oxford.

61 Leave a comment on paragraph 61 0 Goldberg, S. (1995), Epic in Republican Rome, New York and Oxford.

62 Leave a comment on paragraph 62 0 Goldhill, S. (2004), Love, Sex, and Tragedy: How the Ancient World Shapes Our Lives, Chicago.

63 Leave a comment on paragraph 63 0 Gordon, P. (1998), ‘Dido the Phaeacian: Lost Pleasures of an Epicurean Intertext’, Classical Antiquity 17.2, 188–211.

64 Leave a comment on paragraph 64 0 Gutting, E. (2006), ‘Marriage in the Aeneid: Venus, Vulcan, and Dido’, Classical Philology 101.3, 263–79.

65 Leave a comment on paragraph 65 0 Hall, A. E. W. (2011), ‘”And Cytherea Smiled”: Sappho, Hellenistic Poetry, and Virgil’s Allusive Mechanics’, American Journal of Philology 132, 615–31.

66 Leave a comment on paragraph 66 0 Hardie, P. R. (1986), Virgil’s Aeneid: Cosmos and Imperium, Oxford.

67 Leave a comment on paragraph 67 0 — (1993), The Epic Successors of Virgil, Cambridge.

68 Leave a comment on paragraph 68 0 — (1997), ‘Virgil and Tragedy’, in C. Martindale (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Virgil, Cambridge, 312–26.

69 Leave a comment on paragraph 69 0 — (2006), ‘Virgil’s Ptolemaic Relations’, Journal of Roman Studies 96, 25–41.

70 Leave a comment on paragraph 70 0 — (2009), Lucretian Receptions: History, the Sublime, Knowledge, Cambridge.

71 Leave a comment on paragraph 71 0 — (2012), Rumour and Renown: Representations of Fama in Western Literature, Cambridge.

72 Leave a comment on paragraph 72 0 Harrison, S. J. (ed.) (1990), Oxford Readings in Vergil’s Aeneid, Oxford.

73 Leave a comment on paragraph 73 0 Heinze, R. (1999), Virgil’s Epic Technique, tr. H. and D. Harvey and F. Robertson, 2nd edn, Bristol [from the 3rd edition of the German, 1914].

74 Leave a comment on paragraph 74 0 Hejduk, J. (2009), ‘Jupiter’s Aeneid: Fama and Imperium’, Classical Antiquity 28.2, 279–327.

75 Leave a comment on paragraph 75 0 Henderson, J. (2006), ‘Oxford Reds.’ Classic Commentaries on Latin Classics, London.

76 Leave a comment on paragraph 76 0 Hersch, K. K. (2010), The Roman Wedding: Ritual and Meaning in Antiquity, Cambridge.

77 Leave a comment on paragraph 77 0 Hershkowitz, D. (1998), The Madness of Epic: Reading Insanity from Homer to Statius, Oxford.

78 Leave a comment on paragraph 78 0 Hexter, R. (1992), ‘Sidonian Dido’, in R. Hexter and D. Seldon (eds.), Innovations of Antiquity, New York and London, 332–84.

79 Leave a comment on paragraph 79 0 Horsfall, N. M. (1990), ‘Dido in the Light of History’, in S. J. Harrison (ed.), Oxford Readings in Vergil’s Aeneid, Oxford and New York, 127–44. [Reprint from: Proceedings of the Virgil Society 13, 1973–74, 1–13.]

79 Leave a comment on paragraph 79 0 — (ed.) (1995), A Companion to the Study of Virgil, Leiden, Boston, Cologne. [123–34: ‘Aeneid: Book 4: Love, and ethics’]

79 Leave a comment on paragraph 79 0 Jones, P. (2011), Reading Virgil: Aeneid I and II, Cambridge.

80 Leave a comment on paragraph 80 0 Kaster, R. A. (1997), ‘The Shame of the Romans’, Transactions of the American Philological Association 127, 1–19.

81 Leave a comment on paragraph 81 0 — (2005), Emotion, restraint, and community in ancient Rome, New York and Oxford.

82 Leave a comment on paragraph 82 0 Knauer, G. N. (1964), Die Aeneis und Homer: Studien zur poetischen Technik Vergils, mit Listen der Homerzitate in der Aeneis, Göttingen. [‘The Aeneid and Homer: Studies on the poetic technique of Virgil, with a list of citations from Homer in the Aeneid’]

82 Leave a comment on paragraph 82 0 — (1965), ‘Vergil’s Aeneid and Homer’, Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies 5, 61–84. [reprinted in Harrison 1990]

82 Leave a comment on paragraph 82 0 Konstan, D. (1986), ‘Venus’ Enigmatic Smile’, Vergilius 32, 18–25.

83 Leave a comment on paragraph 83 0 Langlands, R. (2006), Sexual Morality in Ancient Rome, Cambridge.

84 Leave a comment on paragraph 84 0 Lord, M. L. (1969), ‘Dido as an Example of Chastity: The Influence of Example Literature’, Harvard Library Bulletin 17.1, 22–44.

85 Leave a comment on paragraph 85 0 Lyne, R. O. A. M. (1987), Further Voices in Vergil’s Aeneid, Oxford.

86 Leave a comment on paragraph 86 0 — (1989), Words and the Poet: Characteristic Techniques of Style in Vergil’s Aeneid, Oxford.

87 Leave a comment on paragraph 87 0 — (1994), ‘Vergil’s Aeneid: Subversion by Intertextuality: Catullus 66.39-40 and Other Examples’, Greece & Rome 41, 187–204.

88 Leave a comment on paragraph 88 0 Maclennan, K. (2007), Virgil, Aeneid IV, edited with introduction, notes & vocabulary, Bristol.

89 Leave a comment on paragraph 89 0 McDonnell, M. (2006), Roman Manliness: Virtus and the Roman Republic, Cambridge.

90 Leave a comment on paragraph 90 0 Moles, J. (1984), ‘Aristotle and Dido’s Hamartia’, Greece and Rome 31, 48–54.

91 Leave a comment on paragraph 91 0 — (1987), ‘The Tragedy and Guilt of Dido’, in M. Whitby, P. Hardie, and M. Whitby (eds.), Homo Viator. Classical Essays for John Bramble, Bristol, 153–61.

92 Leave a comment on paragraph 92 0 Monti, R. C. (1981), The Dido Episode and the Aeneid: Roman Social and Political Values in the Epic, Leiden.

93 Leave a comment on paragraph 93 0 Morgan, G. (1994), ‘Dido the Wounded Deer’, Vergilius 40, 67–8.

94 Leave a comment on paragraph 94 0 Morwood, J. (1999), A Latin Grammar, Oxford.

95 Leave a comment on paragraph 95 0 Muecke, F. (1983), ‘Foreshadowing and Dramatic Irony in the Story of Dido’, American Journal of Philology 104, 134–55.

96 Leave a comment on paragraph 96 0 Murray, O. (1965), ‘Philodemus on the Good King according to Homer’, Journal of Roman Studies 55, 161–82.

97 Leave a comment on paragraph 97 0 Nelis, D. (2001), Vergil’s Aeneid and the Argonautica of Apollonius Rhodius, Oxford.

98 Leave a comment on paragraph 98 0 Newton, F. (1957), ‘Recurrent Imagery in Aeneid IV’, Transactions of the American Philological Association 88, 31–43.

99 Leave a comment on paragraph 99 0 O’Hara, J. J. (1990), Death and the Optimistic Prophecy in Vergil’s Aeneid, Princeton.

100 Leave a comment on paragraph 100 0 — (1993), ‘Dido as “Interpreting Character” at Aeneid 4.56–66’, Arethusa 26.1, 99–114.

101 Leave a comment on paragraph 101 0 — (1996), True Names. Vergil and the Alexandrian Tradition of Etymological Wordplay, Ann Arbor.

102 Leave a comment on paragraph 102 0 — (1997), ‘Virgil’s Style’, in C. Martindale (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Virgil, Cambridge, 241–58.

103 Leave a comment on paragraph 103 0 — (2011), Vergil. Aeneid Book 4. Focus Vergil Aeneid commentaries, Newburyport, MA.

104 Leave a comment on paragraph 104 0 Otis, B. (1964), Virgil: A Study in Civilized Poetry, Oxford.

105 Leave a comment on paragraph 105 0 Panoussi, V. (2009), Greek Tragedy in Vergil’s Aeneid: Ritual, Empire, and Intertext, Cambridge.

106 Leave a comment on paragraph 106 0 Parry, A. (1963), ‘The Two Voices of Virgil’s Aeneid’, Arion 2, 66–80.

107 Leave a comment on paragraph 107 0 Pease, A. S. (1935), Publi Vergili Maronis Aeneidos Liber Quartus, Cambridge, MA.

108 Leave a comment on paragraph 108 0 Perkell, C. (ed.) (1999), Reading Vergil’s Aeneid: An Interpretive Guide, Norman.

109 Leave a comment on paragraph 109 0 Petrini, M. (1997), The Child and the Hero: Coming of Age in Catullus and Vergil, Ann Arbor.

110 Leave a comment on paragraph 110 0 Pöschl, V. (1962), The Art of Vergil: Image and Symbol in the Aeneid, Ann Arbor.

111 Leave a comment on paragraph 111 0 Powell, J. F. G. (2011), ‘Aeneas the Spin Doctor: Rhetorical Self-Presentation in Aeneid 2’, Vergilius 27, 185–202.

112 Leave a comment on paragraph 112 0 Quinn, K. (1968), Virgil’s Aeneid: A Critical Description, London.

113 Leave a comment on paragraph 113 0 Quint, D. (1993), Epic and Empire: Politics and Generic Form from Virgil to Milton, Princeton.

114 Leave a comment on paragraph 114 0 — (2010), ‘Patterns of Myth and History in Aeneid 1–6’, in B. W. Breed, C. Damon, and A. Rossi (eds.), Citizens of Discord: Rome and Its Civil Wars, Oxford, 133–44.

115 Leave a comment on paragraph 115 0 Reed, J. D. (1995), ‘A Further Note on Supplementum Hellenisticum 949: An Imitation by Vergil?’, Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 106, 94–5.

116 Leave a comment on paragraph 116 0 — (2006), ‘Ardebat Laena: Aeneid 4.262’, Vergilius 52, 55–75.

117 Leave a comment on paragraph 117 0 Schiesaro, A. (2008), ‘Furthest Voices in Virgil’s Dido’, Studi italiani di filologia classica n.s. 6, 60–109, 194–245.

118 Leave a comment on paragraph 118 0 Segal, C. (2000), ‘Dido’s Hesitation in Aeneid 4’, in S. Quinn (ed.), Why Virgil? A Collection of Interpretations, Wauconda, Illinois, 90–100 [reprinted from Classical World 84.1, 1990, 1-12].

119 Leave a comment on paragraph 119 0 Skulsky, S. (1985), ‘”Inuitus, Regina…”: Aeneas and the Love of Rome’, American Journal of Philology 106, 447–55.

120 Leave a comment on paragraph 120 0 Smith, C. (2006), The Roman Clan: The Gens from Ancient Ideology to Modern Anthropology, Cambridge.

121 Leave a comment on paragraph 121 0 Spence, S. (1999), ‘Varium et Mutabile: Voices of Authority in Aeneid 4’, in C. Perkell (ed.), Reading Vergil’s Aeneid: An Interpretive Guide, Norman, Oklahoma, 80–95.

122 Leave a comment on paragraph 122 0 — (2002), ‘Pietas and Furor: Motivational Forces in the Aeneid’, in W. S. Anderson and L. N. Quartarone (eds.), Approaches to Teaching Vergil’s Aeneid, New York, 46–52.

123 Leave a comment on paragraph 123 0 Starr, R. J. (2003), ‘Aeneas the Rhetorician: Aeneid IV, 279–95’, Latomus 62, 36–46.

124 Leave a comment on paragraph 124 0 Syed, Y. (2005), Vergil’s Aeneid and the Roman Self: Subject and Nation in Literary Discourse, Ann Arbor.

125 Leave a comment on paragraph 125 0 Thomas, R. F. (2001), Virgil and the Augustan Reception, Cambridge.

126 Leave a comment on paragraph 126 0 Treggiari, S. (1991), Roman Marriage. Iusti Coniuges from the Time of Cicero to the Time of Ulpian, Oxford.

127 Leave a comment on paragraph 127 0 Weber, C. (2002), ‘The Dionysus in Aeneas’, Classical Philology 97, 322–43.

128 Leave a comment on paragraph 128 0 West, D. (1990), ‘Multiple Correspondence Similes in the Aeneid’, in Harrison (1990), 429–44.

129 Leave a comment on paragraph 129 0 Wills, J. (1998), ‘Divided Allusion: Virgil and the Coma Berenices’, Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 98, 277–305.

130 Leave a comment on paragraph 130 0 Wlosok, A. (1976/1999), ‘The Dido Tragedy in Virgil: A Contribution to the Question of the Tragic in the Aeneid’, in P. Hardie (ed.), Virgil. Critical Assessments of Classical Authors, vol. 4, London and New York, 158–81 [= ‘Vergils Didotragödie. Ein Beitrag zum Problem des Tragischen in der Aeneis’, in H. Görgemanns and E. A. Schmidt (eds.), Studien zum antiken Epos, Meisenheim am Glan, 228–50].

Source: https://aeneid4.theclassicslibrary.com/2012/11/30/bibliography/