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Ovid: Metamorphoses XIII-XV

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This volume completes Donald Hill's distinguished edition of the Metamorphoses. Of the previous volume it was said: ?It is all we could hope for, with excellent translation, fuller understanding from the notes and an extensive bibliography. The text is attractively and conveniently laid out, with Latin and translation en face. The translation is in blank verse for the English reader while being stimulating and thought-provoking for the Latinist. The notes too make interesting reading at any level, with a vast ...
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Overview

This volume completes Donald Hill's distinguished edition of the Metamorphoses. Of the previous volume it was said: “It is all we could hope for, with excellent translation, fuller understanding from the notes and an extensive bibliography. The text is attractively and conveniently laid out, with Latin and translation en face. The translation is in blank verse for the English reader while being stimulating and thought-provoking for the Latinist. The notes too make interesting reading at any level, with a vast store of information from a multitude of sources…” - LACT.

Author Biography: Donald Hill is head of the Department of Classics at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne and the editor of the previous volumes of Ovid's Metamorphoses in this series.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780856687327
  • Publisher: Aris and Phillips
  • Publication date: 5/1/2001
  • Language: Latin
  • Series: Classical Texts Series
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.30 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Text and translation:
Book XIII-Book XV
Commentary
Notes on book XIII-Book XV
Indexes to all volumes
Proper names
Topics and Latin words
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