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Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass), Volume I by Apuleius - Hardcover - from Ria Christie Collections (SKU: ria9780674990494_new)

Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass), Volume I

Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass), Volume I by Apuleius - Hardcover - from Ria Christie Collections (SKU: ria9780674990494_new)
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Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass), Volume I

by Apuleius

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0674990498
ISBN 13
9780674990494
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Hardback. New. 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 bulk of the novel recounts his adventures as an animal, but Lucius also recounts many stories he overhea

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The Metamorphoses of Lucius Apuleius, which St. Augustine referred to as The Golden Ass (Asinus aureus), is the only Latin novel to survive in its entirety. The protagonist of the novel may in fact be the author himself. His first name is revealed to be Lucius at the end of the novel, he is revealed to be from Madaurus, the hometown of Apuleius himself.

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Ria Christie Collections GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
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Title
Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass), Volume I
Author
Apuleius
Format/binding
Hardback
Book condition
New New
Quantity available
2
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0674990498
ISBN 13
9780674990494
Publisher
Loeb Classical Library
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
This edition first published
April 1990

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