Ovid s Fasti

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Ovid s Fasti

"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 ÂMetamorphoses.

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Ovid's Fasti
Language: en
Pages: 209
Authors: Publius Ovidius Naso, Ovid
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

"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
Ovid's Fasti
Language: en
Pages: 327
Authors: Ovid
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This book offers a variety of approaches from an international team of experts to the Fasti, Ovid's poem on the Roman religious calendar. It will be of special interest to students and researchers of the early Roman principate and will engage all those interested in the relationship between literature and
Ovid's Fasti
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Ovid
Categories: Calendar
Type: BOOK - Published: 1833 - Publisher:

Books about Ovid's Fasti
Mythical and Legendary Narrative in Ovid's Fasti
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Paul Murgatroyd
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-02-28 - Publisher: BRILL

This book analyses the mythical and legendary narratives in the Fasti as narrative. It covers aspects such as aperture, closure, characterization, internal narrators, description, space, time and also the narratives' complex relationship with Virgil, Livy and Ovid's own earlier works.
A Commentary on Ovid's Fasti
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: R. Joy Littlewood
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-06-29 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

After a period of neglect, Ovid's elegiac poem on the Roman calendar has been the focus of much recent scholarship. In her comprehensive and scholarly study of the final book, Joy Littlewood analyses Ovid's account of the origins of the festivals of June, demonstrating that Book 6 is effectively a