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Adlington, William active 1566

Overview
Works: 77 works in 448 publications in 5 languages and 7,665 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fantasy fiction  Mythological fiction  Romance fiction  Illustrated works  Poetry  Picaresque literature 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor
Classifications: PA6209.M3, 878
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Publications about William Adlington
Publications by William Adlington
Publications by William Adlington, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by William Adlington
The golden ass : being the Metamorphoses of Lucius Apuleius by Apuleius( Book )
125 editions published between 1910 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 1,820 libraries worldwide
The story of Lucius, a Roman-named Greek youth of means and prominent family whose curiosity about magic gets him changed into a donkey
The golden asse of Lucius Apuleius by Apuleius( Book )
44 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
The golden ass of Apuleius by Apuleius( Book )
40 editions published between 1893 and 1976 in English and Multiple languages and held by 599 libraries worldwide
En ung mand, Lucius, forvandles til æsel, da han tager den forkerte tryllesalve. I romanen fortæller han om sine oplevelser
The golden ass by Apuleius( Book )
31 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and Hebrew and held by 346 libraries worldwide
The golden ass is a classic book filled with adventure, suspense, and humor. The story follows the misadventures of Lucius, an innovative young nobleman who travels to the Greek town of Hypata, well known for its witches. He is changed into a donkey and is constantly frustrated in his attempt to procure the remedy to his assness
The golden asse by Apuleius( Book )
25 editions published between 1913 and 2010 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
The Metamorphoses of Lucius Apuleius, which St. Augustine referred to as The Golden Ass (Asinus aureus), is the only Latin novel to survive in its entirety. The protagonist of the novel may in fact be the author himself. His first name is revealed to be Lucius; at the end of the novel, he is revealed to be from Madaurus, the hometown of Apuleius himself. The identification of the protagonist as Lucius of Madaurus has led some scholars to posit that the narrator and the author are one and the same person. The plot revolves around the protagonist's curiosity (curiositas) and insatiable desire to
The most pleasant and delectable tale of the marriage of Cupid and Psyche by Apuleius( Book )
11 editions published between 1887 and 1976 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Cupid and Psyches, the excellent narration of their marriage by Apuleius( Book )
11 editions published between 1923 and 1927 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
The story of Cupid and Psyche by Apuleius( Book )
9 editions published between 1903 and 1924 in English and Latin and held by 82 libraries worldwide
The excellent narration of the marriage of Cupid and Psyche by Apuleius( Book )
5 editions published between 1897 and 1900 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
The most pleasant and delectable tale of the marriage of Cupid and Psyches by Apuleius( Book )
3 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Cupid and Psyche by Apuleius( Book )
2 editions published between 1905 and 1906 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Cupid & Psyches; the most pleasant & delectable tale of their marriage by Apuleius( Book )
2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The golden ass being the metamorphoses of Lucius : Apuleius with an English translation by Apuleius( Book )
2 editions published between 1919 and 1965 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The tale of Cupid and Psyche by Apuleius( file )
4 editions published between 1639 and 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The Tale of Cupid and Psyches first appeared as a digressionary story told by an old woman in Lucius Apuleius' novel, The Golden Ass, written in the second century A.D. Apuleius probably used an earlier tale as the basis for his story, modifying it to suit the thematic needs of his novel. Read on its own, it is for the most part a straightforward folktale. [Adapted from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cupid_and_Psyche under the terms of the GNU-FDL]
The golden ass : the metamorphoses of Lucius Apuleius by Apuleius( file )
3 editions published between 1639 and 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Adlington, W.
Adlington, W. fl. 1566
Adlington, William fl. 1566
Languages
English (345)
Latin (28)
Multiple languages (4)
Hebrew (1)
French (1)
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