Edited by E. J. Kenney
Part of the Oxford World's Classics series
The theme of the Metamorphoses is change and transformation, as illustrated in Graeco-Roman myth and legend. On this ostensibly unifying thread Ovid strings together a vast and kaleidoscopic sequence of brilliant narratives, in which the often paradoxical and always arbitrary fates of his human and divine characters reflect the never-ending flux and reflux of the universe itself.
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- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 528 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 11/09/2008
- Category: Poetry by individual poets
- ISBN: 9780199537372