Ars Amatoria: Book I / Edition 1

Ars Amatoria: Book I / Edition 1

by Ovid
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0198147368

ISBN-13: 9780198147367

Pub. Date: 11/09/1989

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This edition of the first part of Ovid's witty, and unjustifiably infamous, love poem reproduces E.J. Kenny's authoritative text with the first detailed commentary in English, and includes an introduction dealing with the poem's style and history.

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This edition of the first part of Ovid's witty, and unjustifiably infamous, love poem reproduces E.J. Kenny's authoritative text with the first detailed commentary in English, and includes an introduction dealing with the poem's style and history.

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ISBN-13:
9780198147367
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
11/09/1989
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
7.31(w) x 4.88(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
x(1)
INTRODUCTION xi(12)
Composition of the Ars Amatoria xi(2)
The Ars, Ovid's Exile, and the Poet's Intentions xiii(4)
The Didactic Tradition xvii(2)
The Text xix(4)
I. The \xE1 Class xix(1)
II. Y (Cod. Berolinensis Hamiltonensis 471) with Selected Readings xx(1)
III. The \xDF Class xxi(1)
IV. This Edition and the Oxford Text xxii(1)
SIGLA xxiii
ARS AMATORIA I
1(30)
COMMENTARY 31(119)
APPENDICES 150(9)
I. The Chronology of Ovid's Earlier Works and the Ars 150(2)
II. 'Me Venus artificem tenero praefecit Amori' (7): Bion fr. 10 Gow 152(1)
III. Another Propempticon for Gaius: Antipater of Thessalonica, Anth. Pal. ix. 297 153(1)
IV. Busiris and Phalaris in Callimachus' Aetia 154(1)
V. [Bion], Epithalamion of Achilles and Deidamia, lines 10-30 155(1)
VI. Select Bibliography 156(3)
INDEXES 159

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