Virgil and Augustine

The Aeneid in the Confessions

Augustine draws directly on the Aeneid in his Confessions, particularly on the Dido story.

Bibliographic Details
Author:John J. O'Meara
Published: S.n., s.l., 1988
Volume:XIII
Pages:30-43
Periodical:Maynooth Review
Format:Article
Topic:- Biography > Relations and Sources > Platonism - Neo-platonism > Platonism of Varro, Cicero and Virgil > Virgil
- Works > Confessiones > Topics > [Enéide]
Status:Active
Description
Summary:Augustine draws directly on the Aeneid in his Confessions, particularly on the Dido story.