The Georgics Of Virgil



THE GEORGICS OF VIRGIL translated by J. W. MacKail.
The Georgics, the second major poem which Virgil composed, took seven years to write. He finished it in 29 B.C.E.; it was read to Augustus on his return from the east. This work consists of two thousand lines of poetry on the subject of agriculture.

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