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Published: 06 December 2007

568 Pages


ISBN: 9780199217861

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The Protean Ass

The Metamorphoses of Apuleius from Antiquity to the Renaissance

Robert H. F. Carver

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • A superbly detailed account of the reception of a classical text, combining diachronic and synchronic perspectives
  • Guides readers through Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages to the Renaissance, tracking the reception of Apuleius in North Africa, Italy, France, Germany, and England
  • Extensive quotation (with English translation) from a vast array of primary sources