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Latin Via Ovid: A First Course

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Using an introduction to mythology by the master storyteller Ovid himself, the authors have prepared a unique teaching tool designed to achieve proficiency at Latin in one year at the college level, two years at the high school or intermediate level. The volume provides students with imaginative, connected reading, beginning with introductory prose versions of Ovid's simpl ...more
Hardcover, Abridged, 524 pages
Published September 1st 1982 by Wayne State University Press (first published 1977)
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Joseph
May 15, 2013 rated it really liked it
This is a fun way to learn Latin....just in case you were looking for one. It's my favorite text to use in teaching Latin. Worthy. Instead of the frequently parched Roman material, the author builds the readings upon the Metamorphoses, which make for far more compelling reads, IMO.
Marc
Jun 25, 2008 rated it liked it
I had this for a class 3000 years ago, and don't remember much. Figured it's time to brush up on my Latin. Salve, Magister!
Jeff
Jan 15, 2012 rated it it was amazing
One of my favorite Latin intro texts.
Sandy Parsons
Apr 16, 2012 rated it it was amazing
If you want to learn English grammar, study Latin.

This book offers a very engaging way to study Latin.
Brett B
Sep 22, 2010 is currently reading it  ·  review of another edition
Trying the e-book via the web to see how much of this Latin has stuck from earlier days. Surprising. I can understand easy stuff at least. Yes, Latin is still fun.
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Nov 03, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This is an outstanding text!
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Standard textbook of Stanford University.
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