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The works of Apuleius

Apuleius

The works of Apuleius

a new translation comprising the Metamorphoses, or Golden ass, the God of Socrates, the Florida, and his Defence, or A Discourse on magic. To which are added, a metrical version of Cupid and Psyche, and Mrs. Tighe"s Psyche, a poem in six cantos.

by Apuleius

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Published by G. Bell in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGurney, Hudson, 1775-1864., Tighe, Mary (Blachford) 1772-1810.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA6209 M3 1914
The Physical Object
Pagination533p.
Number of Pages533
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20628000M

The Golden Ass by Apuleius is a unique, entertaining, and thoroughly readable Latin novel - the only work of fiction in Latin to have survived in entirety from antiquity. It tells the story of the hero Lucius, whose curiosity and fascination for sex and magic results in his transformation into an ass. After suffering a series of trials and humiliations, he is ultimately transformed back into. This essay on “The Golden Ass” by Lucius Apuleius was written and submitted by your fellow student. More This paper has been submitted by user Ayleen B. who studied at the University of Pennsylvania, USA, with average GPA out of

List of works by Apuleius, part of the Internet Classics Archive.   The works of Apuleius, comprising the Metamorphoses, or Golden ass, the God of Socrates, the Florida, and his Defence, or A Discourse on magic by Apuleius; Tighe, Mary Blachford, ; Gurney, Hudson, Pages: A New Work by Apuleius: The Lost Third Book of the De Platone Edited and Translated with an Introduction and Commentary by Justin A. Stover. The first time the text of this extensive but neglected ancient manuscript has appeared in print, complete with .

The Golden Ass, prose narrative of the 2nd century ce by Lucius Apuleius, who called it Metamorphoses.. In all probability Apuleius used material from a lost Metamorphoses by Lucius of Patrae, which is cited by some as the source for an extant Greek work on a similar theme, the brief Lucius, or the Ass (attributed to the Greek rhetorician Lucian).Though Apuleius’s picaresque novel is fiction. Apuleius' enchanting story has inspired generations of writers such as Boccaccio, Shakespeare, Cervantes and Keats with its dazzling combination of allegory, satire, bawdiness and sheer exuberance, and remains the most continuously and accessibly amusing . Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Apuleius books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.


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