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Pirrus


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Virgil (70—19 bc) Roman poet

 

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The son of Achilles and the slayer of Priam in a scene vividly described in the second book of Virgil's Aeneid (533ff.). This scene of ‘pite’ was evidently a memorable ...

Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval).


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