Note 171
From Chapter 44 of the Decline & Fall

The narrative of Livy (i. 28) is weighty and solemn. At tu, Albane, maneres , is a harsh reflection, unworthy of Virgil's humanity (Aeneid , viii. 643.). Heyne, with his usual good taste, observes that the subject was too horrid for the shield of Aeneas (tom. iii. p. 229.).

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