The Aeneid: Virgil's Greatest Hits [Abridged and Annotated] by David Crump
Approx. 47,440 words.
Published on August 20, 2013 by
Quid Pro Books.
A story and poem that is epic in every way, The Aeneid is Virgil's classic tale of the hero Aeneas's escape from Troy, journey to Italy, battles and loves, and a side trip to Hell. This edition features a modern, original and accessible adaptation of the true intent of Virgil's writing, not the literal words, so that the modern reader can enjoy it as was intended. The poem rhymes and resonates.