Ovid Renewed: Ovidian Influences on Literature and Art from the Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century

Ovid Renewed: Ovidian Influences on Literature and Art from the Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century

by Charles Martindale
     
 

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The continuing importance of Ovid's poetry in Western culture is revealed by exploring his influence on literature (especially that of the British) and the visual arts through comparative analysis. See more details below

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The continuing importance of Ovid's poetry in Western culture is revealed by exploring his influence on literature (especially that of the British) and the visual arts through comparative analysis.

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' … a first-rate collection of essays, of which Martindale's introduction is a model.' The Times

'[the book] is one of the best studies of classical influence available.' Review of English Studies

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ISBN-13:
9780521397452
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2009
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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