Texts and Poems

Roman Literature

Ancient Roman texts are considered classics of Western culture, and were written by Rome’s greatest tacticians, playwrights, poets, and scholars. These texts include Virgil’s The Aeneid, an epic poem describing the mythical origins of the Roman people, as well as works by Ovid, Apuleius, and Cicero.

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List of Roman Literature

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