Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 January 2015

320 Pages | 8 illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199689484

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Vergil in Russia

National Identity and Classical Reception

Zara Martirosova Torlone

Classical Presences

  • Reveals the connection between Russian intellectuals' interest in Vergil and Russian ideas on nationhood and development of literary identity
  • Material presented chronologically, allowing readers to build an understanding of the gradual development of Vergilian reception in Russia
  • Covers several key texts by Russian authors, some of which have previously received little scholarly attention