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Ovid (Author)
Mary M. Innes (Translator)

Metamorphoses

Metamorphoses

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ISBN: 9780140440584

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Dive into a World of Transformation: Ovid's Metamorphoses in Mary Innes' Classic Translation

Prepare to embark on a fantastical journey through myth and legend with Ovid's Metamorphoses, a cornerstone of Latin literature. This masterpiece, presented in Mary Innes' celebrated prose translation, brings to life a captivating world where transformations reign supreme.

Imagine a universe in flux, where chaos gives way to order through a series of extraordinary metamorphoses. Animals turn to stone, captured in a single, breathtaking moment. Men and women find themselves forever bound to the natural world, becoming trees reaching for the sky or constellations illuminating the night.

Ovid, a master storyteller, doesn't simply narrate these transformations. He breathes new life into them with his wit, his profound understanding of human nature, and his ability to adapt his tone and pacing to each unique tale. The result is a tapestry woven from Greek myths, Roman folklore, and legends from afar, all united by this captivating theme of change.

This new edition, brought to you by Mary Innes, is more than just a translation. It's an invitation. Innes, a scholar who passionately advocated for the enjoyment of classical languages, ensures this epic poem is accessible to a wider audience.

Why You Should Read Ovid's Metamorphoses:

  • A Timeless Classic: Immerse yourself in a foundational work that has influenced countless artists and writers for centuries.
  • A World of Wonder: Explore a fantastical realm where transformations redefine reality.
  • A Masterful Storyteller: Witness Ovid's genius as he weaves tales of love, loss, and the human condition.
  • A Treasure Trove of Myth: Discover the rich tapestry of Greek and Roman myths, brought to life with vivid detail.
  • A Masterful Translation: Enjoy Mary Innes' clear and engaging prose, making this epic poem accessible to modern readers.
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