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The Cambridge Companion to Ovid

Philip Hardie - History - 2002 - 428 pages
Ovid was one of the greatest writers of classical antiquity, and arguably the single most influential ancient poet for post-classical literature and culture. In this Cambridge ...
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Ovid's Metamorphoses and the Traditions of Augustan Poetry

Peter E. Knox - Literary Criticism - 1986 - 98 pages
Knox shows how Ovid combined elements from the entire range of Roman verse in the composition of the Metamorphoses and exploited the diction of elegy and epyllion to ...
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The Oxford Anthology of Roman Literature

Peter E. Knox, J. C. McKeown - History - 2013 - 633 pages
Each selection begins with a short biographical and historical essay.
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Katharina Volk - Literary Criticism - 2011 - 160 pages
This book provides a unique and accessible introduction to the complete works of Ovid. Using a thematic approach, Volk lays out what we know about Ovid's life, presents the ...
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Carole E. Newlands - History - 2015 - 208 pages
Virgil, Horace and Ovid are often cited as the three great canonical poets of classical Roman literature. And of the three, arguably it is Ovid (43 BCE-CE 17/18) who has the ...
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Learned Girls and Male Persuasion: Gender and Reading in Roman Love Elegy

Sharon Lynn James - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 365 pages
This study transforms our understanding of Roman love elegy, an important and complex corpus of poetry that flourished in the late first century b.c.e. Sharon L. James reads ...
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