By Ovid

This quantity offers the Latin textual content, with an advent and entire observation, of e-book XIII of the Roman poet Ovid's lengthy paintings Metamorphoses. It discusses intimately Ovid's remedy of his assets and units out the ways that he tailored previous literature as fabric for his novel company. suggestions is available on issues of language and elegance, and the creation treats in most cases phrases the topics of metamorphosis and the constitution of the poem as an entire.

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