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The Love Books of Ovid (The Loves, The Art of Love, Love's Cure, and The Art of Beauty)
     

The Love Books of Ovid (The Loves, The Art of Love, Love's Cure, and The Art of Beauty)

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by Ovid
 
'The Love Books of Ovid' is a combination of four books of the Roman poet's verse translated into prose. This volume includes 'Amores' or 'The Loves', 'Ars Amatoria' or 'The Art of Love', 'Remedia Amoris' or 'Love's Cure', and 'Medicamina Faciei Feminae' or 'The Art of Beauty'. Considered to be a master of the elegy form of poetry, Ovid, is faithfully represented here

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'The Love Books of Ovid' is a combination of four books of the Roman poet's verse translated into prose. This volume includes 'Amores' or 'The Loves', 'Ars Amatoria' or 'The Art of Love', 'Remedia Amoris' or 'Love's Cure', and 'Medicamina Faciei Feminae' or 'The Art of Beauty'. Considered to be a master of the elegy form of poetry, Ovid, is faithfully represented here in this English prose translation. Students of classical literature and fans of romantic poetry will both delight in this volume of works by Ovid.

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ISBN-13:
9781420924534
Publisher:
Neeland Media LLC
Publication date:
01/01/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
207 KB

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The Love Books Of Ovid (The Loves, The Art Of Love, Love's Cure, And The Art Of Beauty) 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
LolaLapinette More than 1 year ago
This might have been written more than a couple millennia ago, but the subject matter and narrative are ageless and relevant. A great translation that is easy to read.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A rounder face asks for a knot at the top of the head