The Golden Ass

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Createspace Independent Pub, Jul 9, 2014 - Fiction - 228 pages
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The story follows Lucius, a young man of good birth, as he disports himself in the cities and along the roads of Thessaly. This is a wonderful tale abounding in lusty incident, curious adventure and bawdy wit.

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User Review  - Kikhos_ba-Midhbar - LibraryThing

This is a Roman picaresque novel centering on the adventures of Lucius, who travels to Thessaly to seek his fortune. The city’s reputation for magic excites him, and he wants to see wonders. He goes ... Read full review

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User Review  - PilgrimJess - LibraryThing

"It is a difficult matter to keep love imprisoned." Written in the second century AD originally in Latin this book is packed with often grisly stories and striking characters. The narrator, Lucius ... Read full review

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