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Metamorphoses (World's Classics)

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Publisher Comments:

Metamorphoses--the best-known poem by one of the wittiest poets of classical antiquity--takes as its theme change and transformation, as illustrated by Greco-Roman myth and legend. Melville's new translation reproduces the grace and fluency of Ovid's style, and its modern idiom offers a fresh understanding of Ovid's unique and elusive vision of reality.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxxix]) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780192834720
Translator:
Melville, A. D.
Introduction:
Kenney, E. J.
Translator:
Melville, A. D.
Author:
Ovid
Author:
null, A. D.
Author:
null, E. J.
Author:
Melville, A. D.
Author:
Kenney, E. J.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Location:
Oxford
Subject:
Mythology, classical
Subject:
Mythology
Subject:
Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Classical Studies | Classical Literature in Translation
Subject:
Fables, Latin.
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Oxford World's Classics
Series Volume:
2196
Publication Date:
19980723
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, 16 maps
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
5 x 7.6 x 1 in 0.9 lb

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Fiction and Poetry » Classics » General
Fiction and Poetry » Classics » Greek and Roman
Fiction and Poetry » Classics » Latin » General

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