Proppian light on the Aristaeus episode in Vergil's Fourth Georgic

Malcolm Davies

Abstract


An interpretation of  the Aristaeus story in the fourth book of Vergil’s Georgics, in the light of Vladimir Propp’s theory about folk-tales.

Keywords


Vergil; Georgics; Aristaeus story; folk-tales; Propp’s theory

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14601/prometheus-14427



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