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June 21, 2020 12:49 ampts 30 pts
why ts Eliot asserts that Virgil not homer is the poet of Europe ?
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  • Deb halder Halder
    He speaks about Virgil in two essays - What is a classic & Virgil and the Christian World
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    moreover Eliot feels that Virgil was a much more sublime and erudite poet than Homer. Homer was full of passion, Virgil that of intellect
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  • Deb halder Halder thankyou
    Eliot feels that Virgil is more universal than Homer and also Homer's gods were full of passions and acts irresponsibly.
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    Eliot mentioned it in Virgil & Christian world ?