Ars Amatoria (''The Art of Love'') (in three Books): Remedia Amoris (''Remedy of Love''), Medicamina Faciei Feminae (''The Art of Beauty''), The History of Love and The Court of Love

Ars Amatoria (''The Art of Love'') (in three Books): Remedia Amoris (''Remedy of Love''), Medicamina Faciei Feminae (''The Art of Beauty''), The History of Love and The Court of Love

by Ovid Ovid
     
 

The Ars amatoria (Latin: 'Art of Love') is a poem in three books by the Roman poet Ovid. It claims to provide teaching in three areas of general preoccupation: how and where to find girls (and husbands) in Rome, how to seduce them, and how to prevent others from stealing them.

Remedia Amoris (Love's Remedy

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The Ars amatoria (Latin: 'Art of Love') is a poem in three books by the Roman poet Ovid. It claims to provide teaching in three areas of general preoccupation: how and where to find girls (and husbands) in Rome, how to seduce them, and how to prevent others from stealing them.

Remedia Amoris (Love's Remedy or The Cure for Love) is a 814 line poem in Latin by the Roman poet Ovid. In this poem, Ovid offers advices and strategies to avoid being hurt by love feelings , or to fall out of love, with a stoician overtone.

Medicamina Faciei Feminae ("Women's Facial Cosmetics"), also known as The Art of Beauty, 100 lines surviving. Published ca. 5 BC.

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Table of Contents

Ovid's Art of Love
Book I
Book II
Book III
Ovid's Remedy of Love
Ovid's Art of Beauty
The Court of Love, a Tale from Chaucer
History of Love, by Charles Hopkins
Admiration
Perseus and Andromeda
Desire
Pygmalion
Hippomenes and Atalanta
Jealousy
Cephalus and Procris
Despair
Orpheus and Eurydice
The Parting
The Parting of Achilles and Deidamia
Absence
Leander's Epistle to Hero
Narcissus and Echo
Salmacis and Hermaphroditus

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605018690
Publisher:
MobileReference
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Series:
Mobi Classics
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
689,578
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