By Peter E. Knox

ISBN-10: 1118451341

ISBN-13: 9781118451342

ISBN-10: 1405141832

ISBN-13: 9781405141833

A significant other to Ovid is a complete 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 parts of specialization
  • Illuminates quite a few points of Ovid's paintings, reminiscent of creation, 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 old occasions in the course of Ovid's lifetime

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