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Reading Ovid: Stories from the Metamorphoses
by Peter Jones
Presents a selection of stories from Ovid's Metamorphoses, the most famous and influential collection of Greek and Roman myths in the world. It includes well-known stories like those of Daedalus and Icarus, Pygmalion, Narcissus and King Midas. The book is designed for those who have completed an introductory course in Latin and aims to help such users to enjoy the story-te ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published March 8th 2007 by Cambridge University Press
(first published 2006)
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I think the publishers did a good job of glossing the books and providing notes and summaries of the stories. It was a little difficult to read at first, but I got easier after awhile. My class started reading this toward the end of our second year of Latin.
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