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    Cupid and Psyche: An Adaptation from 'The Golden Ass' of Apuleius (Paperback)(English / Latin) By (author) Apuleius, By (author) J.H.W. Morwood, By (author) M. G. Balme

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    DescriptionAn adaptation of the story in The Golden Ass of Apuleius by M.G. Balme and J.H.W. Morwood.

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    Cupid and Psyche
    An Adaptation from 'The Golden Ass' of Apuleius
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Apuleius, By (author) J.H.W. Morwood, By (author) M. G. Balme
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 80
    Width: 160 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 5 mm
    Weight: 159 g
    ISBN 13: 9780199120475
    ISBN 10: 0199120471

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 28100
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y5.1
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    BIC subject category V2: YQF
    B&T General Subject: 480
    Ingram Subject Code: LF
    Libri: I-LF
    BISAC V2.8: FOR016000
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    DC22: 478.6421
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    DC19: 478.6421
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    DC22: 478/.6/421
    BISAC V2.8: LCO003000
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    LC classification: PA2095, PA2095 .B22
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    Thema V1.0: DNT, YPCK
    Thema language qualifier V1.0: 2ADL
    Illustrations note
    numerous halftones
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press
    Publication date
    09 September 1976
    Publication City/Country
    Review quote
    "Very useful and engaging as an introduction to Latin literature."--E.M. Bradley, Dartmouth College"Perfect for grammatical review...Extremely attractive presentation."--Jackson Bryce, Carleton College"[My students] are excited about using Cupid and Psyche as a supplementary reader next semester."--Deborah MacInnes, Duke University"An excellent introduction to 'real' Latin; it maintains interest while providing solid and reliable grammatical and syntactical information."--Allan Kershaw, Pennsylvania State University
    Table of contents
    List of illustrations ; Introduction ; 1. Venus is angry ; 2. Psyche's Funeral Marriage ; 3. Psyche's Paradise ; 4. Psych gets her way ; 5. The sisters vent their spleen ; 6. The sisters prepare for battle ; 7. Psyche panics ; 8. Murder miscarries ; 9. Exeunt the sisters; re-enter Venus ; 10. Venus takes revenge ; 11. Psyche's ordeals ; 12. Happy ever after ; Practise sentences and exercises in translation ; Vocabulary