(70-19 BCE / Andes / Cisalpine Gaul)

Virgil Poems

1. The Aeneid, Book I, [Arms and the man I sing] 6/5/2015
2. First Georgic [Excerpt] 6/26/2015
3. Ecologue Ix 4/15/2010
4. Eclogue Viii 4/15/2010
5. Eclogue Vii 4/15/2010
6. Ecologue Ii 4/15/2010
7. Eclogue Vi 4/15/2010
8. Eclogue V 4/15/2010
9. Eclogue Iv 4/15/2010
10. Ecologue I 4/15/2010
11. Eclogue X 4/15/2010
12. The Georgics 12/31/2002
Best Poem of Virgil

The Georgics


What makes the cornfield smile; beneath what star
Maecenas, it is meet to turn the sod
Or marry elm with vine; how tend the steer;
What pains for cattle-keeping, or what proof
Of patient trial serves for thrifty bees;-
Such are my themes.
O universal lights
Most glorious! ye that lead the gliding year
Along the sky, Liber and Ceres mild,
If by your bounty holpen earth once changed
Chaonian acorn for the plump wheat-ear,
And mingled with the grape, your new-found gift,
The draughts of ...

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