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Publius Vergilius Maro (October 15, 70 BC – September 21, 19 BC), usually called Virgil, was an ancient Roman poet of the Augustan period. He is known for three major works of Latin literature, the Eclogues (or Bucolics), the Georgics, and the epic Aeneid. A number of minor poems, collected in the Appendix Vergiliana, are sometimes attributed to him. Tradition holds that Virgil was born in the village of Andes, near Mantua in Cisalpine Gaul (modern France). Analysis of his name has led to…

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