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Aeneid

Virgil’s epic poem glorifying the origin of the Roman people. [Rom. Lit.: Aeneid]
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- Stuart Hurrell, via email AENID Blyton's character first appeared in 1949.
"The motto of the regiment (was) taken from Virgil's Aenid Bk II, where reference is made to the first kangaroo recorded in history, namely the Trojan Horse, which so successfully transported Creek warriors right into the midst of the enemy's fortifications.
(31.) The death of Asclepius/Aesculapius is mentioned or described in Pindar Pythian Odes 3.46-62, Euripedes Alcestis 1-7, Diodorus of Sicily, Library of History 4.71.1-3, Virgil Aenid 7.670-83.
In this cycle of sea voyage, which is a traditional plot pattern from Homer's Ulyssess to Virgil's Aenid, the climax of the events is the point Mariner blesses the 'slimy 'sea-creatures' to end his and the crew's long sufferings due to his initial violation of nature's harmony by killing the Albatross.