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The golden ass : being the Metamorphoses

Author: Apuleius.; William Adlington; S Gaselee
Publisher: Cambridge : Harvard University Press ; London : W. Heinemann, 1971.
Series: Loeb classical library, 44.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass) of Apuleius (born c. 125 CE) is a romance combining realism and magic. Lucius wants the sensations of a bird, but by pharmaceutical accident becomes an ass. The  Read more...

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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Apuleius.; William Adlington; S Gaselee
ISBN: 0674990498 9780674990494 0434990442 9780434990443
OCLC Number: 222366713
Notes: Latin and English.
"First printed 1915."
Includes index.
Description: xxiv, 607 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.
Series Title: Loeb classical library, 44.
Other Titles: Metamorphoses.
Responsibility: of Lucius Apuleius ; with an English translation by W. Adlington (1566) revised by S. Gaselee.

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Hanson here provides for the first time a modern, readable and accurate English translation of the Metamorphoses.--Classical Review

 
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