Author(s): Katharina Volk

Published Online: 2 AUG 2010

Print ISBN: 9781405136426

Online ISBN: 9781444328127

DOI: 10.1002/9781444328127

About this Book

This book provides a unique and accessible introduction to the complete works of Ovid. Using a thematic approach, Volk lays out what we know about Ovid's life, presents the author's works within their poetic genres, and discusses central Ovidian themes.

  • The first general introduction to Ovid written in English in over 20 years, offering the very latest Ovidian scholarship
  • Discusses the complete works of Ovid
  • Accessible writing and a thematic approach make this text ideal for a broad audience
  • A current revival in Ovid makes this timely edition highly valuable

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