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Ovid's Heroines : a verse translation of the Heroides

Author: Ovid; Daryl Hine
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The "Heroides", written by Ovid some 2000 years ago, consists of a series of imaginary letters by legendary females of antiquity to their hapless lovers or husbands. This verse translation by the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Anthologies Traductions anglaises
Poésie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ovid; Daryl Hine
ISBN: 0300050933 9780300050936 0300050941 9780300050943
OCLC Number: 23463304
Description: xvi, 159 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Hypermnestra to Lynceus (XIV) --
Canace to Macareus (XI) --
Hypsipyle to Jason (VI) --
Medea to Jason (XII) --
Deianira to Hercules (IX) --
Ariadne to Theseus (X) --
Phaedra to Hippolytus (IV) --
Oenone to Paris (V) --
Paris to Helen (XVI) --
Helen to Paris (XVII) --
Laodamia to Protesilaus (XIII) --
Briseis to Achilles (III) --
Hermione to Orestes (VIII) --
Phyllis to Demophoön (II) --
Penelope to Ulysses (I) --
Dido to Aeneas (VII) --
Leander to Hero (XVIII) --
Hero to Leander (XIX) --
Acontius to Cydippe (XX) --
Cydippe to Acontius (XXI) --
Sappho to Phaon (XV).
Other Titles: Heroides.
Responsibility: by Daryl Hine.

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