Note, Tuscan Muses

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Poems 1773, Edited by Lisa Vargo and Allison Muri
"Tuscan Muses," according to McCarthy and Kraft (244n) is an allusion to the emphasis Virgil places on the Etruscan character of Mantua, his birthplace, in the Aeneid, Book 10, lines 198ff.

Published @ RC

April 2000