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By Ovid

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Ovid's epic poem―whose subject of switch has resonated in the course of the ages―is probably the most very important texts of Western mind's eye, an proposal from Dante's instances to the current day, whilst writers reminiscent of Salman Rushdie and Italo Calvino have chanced on a dwelling resource in Ovid's paintings. Charles Martin combines a detailed constancy to Ovid's textual content with verse that catches the rate and liveliness of the unique. Martin's Metamorphoses often is the translation of selection for modern readers in English. This quantity additionally contains endnotes and a word list of individuals, locations, and personifications.

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