A Companion to Ovid (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient by Peter E. Knox

By Peter E. Knox

A better half to Ovid is a entire evaluation of 1 of the main influential poets of classical antiquity.

  • Features greater than 30 newly commissioned chapters by way of famous students writing of their components of specialization
  • Illuminates a variety of elements of Ovid's paintings, corresponding to construction, style, and style
  • Presents interpretive essays on key poems and collections of poems
  • Includes particular discussions of Ovid's fundamental literary impacts and his reception in English literature
  • Provides a chronology of key literary and historic occasions in the course of Ovid's lifetime

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