The Tale of Cupid and Psyche (Hackett Edition)

The Tale of Cupid and Psyche (Hackett Edition)

by Lucius Apuleius
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0872209725

ISBN-13: 9780872209725

Pub. Date: 03/01/2009

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

Is Cupid and Psyche a romance, a folktale, a Platonic allegory of the nature of the soul, a Jungian tale of individuation, or an archetypal dream? This volume provides Joel Relihan's lively translation of this best known section of Apuleius' Golden Ass, some useful and illustrative parallels, and an engaging discussion of what to make of this classic

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Is Cupid and Psyche a romance, a folktale, a Platonic allegory of the nature of the soul, a Jungian tale of individuation, or an archetypal dream? This volume provides Joel Relihan's lively translation of this best known section of Apuleius' Golden Ass, some useful and illustrative parallels, and an engaging discussion of what to make of this classic story.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872209725
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
136
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.30(d)

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