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The Aeneid

Virgil

Virgil’s Aeneid, one of the greatest Classical poems, tells the story of Aeneas, son of Priam, after the fall of Troy. His quest is to find the site ‘in the west’ where he will found a new town prophesied to be the seat of a world empire – Rome. This great poem, in a modern translation by Cecil Day Lewis, is superbly read by the great classical actor Paul Scofield, with Jill Balcon.

Virgil’s Aeneid, one of the greatest Classical poems, tells the story of Aeneas, son of Priam, after the fall of Troy. His quest is to find the site ‘in the west’ where he will found a new town prophesied to be the seat of a world empire – Rome. This great poem, in a modern translation by Cecil Day Lewis, is superbly read by the great classical actor Paul Scofield, with Jill Balcon.
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Virgil’s Aeneid, one of the greatest Classical poems, tells the story of Aeneas, son of Priam, after the fall of Troy. His quest is to find the site ‘in the west’ where he will found a new town prophesied to be the seat of a world empire – Rome. This great poem, in a modern translation by Cecil Day Lewis, is superbly read by the great classical actor Paul Scofield, with Jill Balcon.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Paul Scofield, Jill Balcon, Geraldine Fitzgerald, John McAndrew, Stephen Thorne, Toby Stephens

Length:

5h 16m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:39


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:29


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

01:34


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:54


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:03


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:17


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

00:44


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

01:49


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:18


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

00:30


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

02:39


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:04


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:17


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:08


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:02


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

03:49


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:04


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

04:39


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:39


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

06:07


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

01:59


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

03:01


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:18


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:12


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

04:23


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:49


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:31


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:34


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

07:14


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

04:51


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

07:45


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

02:02


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

06:06


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

02:25


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

04:21


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

07:15


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

05:45


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:29


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

03:28


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

03:34


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

02:23


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

03:03


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:57


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:26


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

06:14


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

06:55


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

04:13


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

02:57


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

06:42


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

06:08


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

08:29


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:37


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

02:44


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

01:01


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

04:16


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

06:13


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

04:58


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

06:33


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

06:46


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

04:38


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

06:46


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

05:29


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

06:23


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

02:41


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

07:56


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

01:53


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

07:26


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

06:06