Ovid's Metamorphoses

Ovid's Metamorphoses

Author: Ovid

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN: 0806128941

Page: 578

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This volume provides the Latin text of the first five books of the poem and the most detailed commentary available in English of these books.

Ovid's Metamorphosesis a weaving-together of classical myths, extending in time from the creation of the world to the death of Julius Caesar. This volume provides the Latin text of the first five books of the poem and the most detailed commentary available in English of these books.



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