This Day in Ancient History: kalendae maiae

kalendae maiae

Frontispiece and title page from volume II of ...

Frontispiece and title page from volume II of a 1716 edition of the Works of Virgil translated by John Dryden. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1700 — death of John Dryden (poet and translator of many of the versions of ancient poetry which abound on the internet)

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