The Metamorphoses

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One of the founding texts of Western literature, the Metamorphoses is nevertheless anything but earnest or off-putting. Ovid's sequence of fifteen witty and playful poems sketches the history of the world from its creation to the poet's own time through a series of transformation myths in which gods and goddesses succumb to all-too-human passions, not least in the matter of love. Frequently translated, imitated and paraphrased.

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£12.99  £12.08
Publisher
Everyman
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Language
English
Type
Hardback
EAN/UPC
9781841593586

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