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Review: Metamorphoses

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

The last third or so builds a metamorphosis on a macro scale, flying over history as Troy goes through Greece and becomes Rome. There's a dropoff in compelling imagery but a more satisfying sense of ... Read full review

Review: Metamorphoses (Oxford World's Classics)

User Review  - Bet Roberts - Goodreads

It's hard to even begin to review this book, but it is an essential read for all English majors, if for no other reason than to understand mythological allusions in later texts. However, it's ... Read full review

Review: Metamorphoses (Oxford World's Classics)

User Review  - Jason Gilbert - Goodreads

Ovid's Metamorphoses is a little over 2000 years old, and as I was reading an ancient retelling the stories of those who were ancient in his time, I was struck with how modern his vision of the world ... Read full review

Review: Ovid IV: Metamorphoses: Volume 2, Books IX-XV (Loeb Classical Library #43)

User Review  - Taylor - Goodreads

My review from the first part- "All I can say is go out and find the loeb "Metamorphoses" and have fun. Easily the greatest epic I've read so far, and I've read a lot." The second part is just as good. Read full review

Review: Ovid III: Metamorphoses: Volume I, Books I-VIII

User Review  - Taylor - Goodreads

All I can say is go out and find the loeb "Metamorphoses" and have fun. Easily the greatest epic I've read so far, and I've read a lot. Read full review

Review: Metamorphoses

User Review  - John - Goodreads

. . . . The breadth of poetic tones Humphries confronts in his translations and the apparent effortlessness of his execution is nothing short of breath-taking. From the high dignity of Virgil, through ... Read full review

Review: Metamorphoses

User Review  - Allyson Capetta - Goodreads

Necessary since I read Shakespeare and classical literature often. Pivotal stories that are referenced often so much in literature. Important to read for any bibliophile. Probably will have to read again in the future. Read full review

Review: Metamorphoses (Oxford World's Classics)

User Review  - Adam - Goodreads

A thoroughly enjoyable reread. I prefer this translation over the previous one I had read. Read full review

Review: Ovid III: Metamorphoses: Volume I, Books I-VIII

User Review  - William Herbst - Goodreads

Ovid's Latin epic is an excellent read. I loved having this on the old AP syllabus with Catullus - engaging myths told in a witty style. Read full review

Review: Metamorphoses

User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

The classic of classics, the catalogue of mythological stories that inspired it all; Ovid's Metamorphoses, an undulating flow of intricate transformations pasted on the canvas of a Mediterranean atlas ... Read full review


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