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Elegies of Love By Ovid

Elegies of Love by Ovid

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Summary

Ovid's matchless love poems in a glittering translation by the young Christopher Marlowe and illustrated by Rodin

Elegies of Love Summary

Elegies of Love by Ovid

Near the end of his life, Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) began creating astonishingly an improvisatory and free life drawings. First published in a very limited edition in 1939, 31 of these drawings are paired here with selected Love Elegies from Ovid, one of Rodin's favorite authors. With Christopher Marlowe's glittering translation highlighting Ovid's work, Rodin's stunning art seems alive on the page in this unique volume.

About Ovid

Ovid (43 BC-17 AD) is one of the three canonical poets of Latin literature, alongside Virgil and Horace. Christopher Marlowe (1564-1593) was an English dramatist, poet, and translator. Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) was a French artist and sculptor best known for his depictions of the human body.

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GOR001972084
9781843680260
1843680262
Elegies of Love by Ovid
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Pallas Athene Publishers
2006-11-09
64
N/A
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