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Master of Arts (MA)
Foreign Languages and Literatures
The purpose of this paper is to discover the similes in the Aeneid, to investigate their sources and to classify them. It is through this figure that I shall attempt to classify some comparisons which Virgil made through his experiences with books; with people and with nature.
Gesell, M. Matilda, "A Classification of the Similes Found in the Aeneid Books I-XII" (1945). Master's Theses (1922-2009) Access restricted to Marquette Campus. 1344.