The Metamorphoses of Ovid
Through Mandelbaum's poetic artistry, this gloriously entertaining achievement of literature-classical myths filtered through the worldly and far from reverent sensibility of the Roman poet Ovid-is revealed anew. "[An] extraordinary translation...brilliant" (Booklist). With an Introduction by the Translator.
- Paperback | 559 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 40.64mm | 748.42g
- 15 Apr 1995
- HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
- Boston, MA, United States
Back cover copy
The Metamorphoses is a treasury of classical myths, filtered through the worldly and far from reverent sensibility of the Roman poet Ovid (43 B.C-A.D.17).