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The Aeneid (Penguin Classics)
Virgil, David Alexander West, David West
A Little History of the World
Ernst Hans Josef Gombrich, Caroline Mustill, Clifford Harper
The Annals of Imperial Rome
Tacitus, Michael Grant
Faithful Ruslan (Neversink) - Georgi Vladimov

Recommended this by Bettie who knows I love Russian literature - of any kind. I found this book harrowing, sad but often inconsistent - does the dog understand human behaviour or not? However, the allegory of how totalitarian systems corrupt is cleverly done and overrode the reservations I had. I also found it difficult to read as I am such a sentimental dog lover....