Ars Amatoria ("the Art of Love")

Ars Amatoria ("the Art of Love") : Illustrated Edition

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The Ars Amatoria is a Lehrgedicht, a didactic elegiac poem in three books, in which Ovid teaches the arts of love. Book I addresses men and teaches them how to seduce women. Book II, also geared toward men, teaches how to keep a lover. Book III addresses women and teaches seduction techniques. The first book opens with an invocation to Venus, in which Ovid establishes himself as a praeceptor amoris
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Product details

  • Paperback | 62 pages
  • 203 x 254 x 3mm | 141g
  • English
  • Illustrated
  • Illustrated
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1519592272
  • 9781519592279
  • 720,461

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