Ovid's Fasti

Ovid's Fasti : Roman Holidays

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In her extended introduction, Nagle offers illuminating information and commentary... This verse translation, internally glossed for clarification, is as accurate as modern English will allow.... Highly recommended." -Choice

An excellent rendition in English of Ovid's poetic calendar of the Roman religious year, with an original introduction and useful notes as well as a glossary... The translation is elegant and geared to the modern reader." -The Journal of Indo-European Studies

This elegant translation brings Ovid's poetic calendar of the Roman religious year to a new generation of students and scholars. A valuable source of information about the Roman calendar, it complements Ovid's masterwork, the Metamorphoses.
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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 327.66 x 347.98 x 27.94mm | 362.87g
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 0253209331
  • 9780253209337
  • 2,141,819

Table of contents

Introduction

Book 1
Book 2
Book 3
Book 4
Book 5
Book 6

Glossary of Proper Names

Notes
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About Ovid

BETTY ROSE NAGLE, Associate Professor of Classical Studies at Indiana University, is author of The Poetics of Exile and numerous articles on Roman literature.
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