“the shining days when the world was new”: Virgil Greets the Spring

2 thoughts on ““the shining days when the world was new”: Virgil Greets the Spring”

  1. Yeah there’s some idiosyncrasy in Ferry’s translation, but it’s the best I’ve found in English too. Dryden’s seems nice but feels more Dryden than Virgil, & trapped in the 17th C. Ferry’s feels pretty timeless.

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