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The transformations of Lucius, otherwise known as the golden ass.

Apuleius

The transformations of Lucius, otherwise known as the golden ass.

A new translation by Robert Graves from Apuleius.

by Apuleius

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGraves, Robert, 1895-,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA6207 M3 1951
The Physical Object
Pagination293p.
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17398965M

92 Apuleios, The Golden Ass, VIII The entire episode runs from VIII 24 to IX The entire episode runs from VIII 24 to IX A translation has recently been brought out in a new edition: The Transformations of Lucius, Otherwise Known as The Golden Ass, a new translation by Robert Graves, New York: Noonday Press, , 31st printing.   The Transformations of Lucius Otherwise Known as The Golden Ass, trans. Robert Graves. This one has its flaws, but mainly it’s an admirable piece of work, a must for anybody interested in issues of translation. Graves is one of these old-school translators who are willing to touch up the text to make it make more sense.

Cupid and Psyche is a story originally from Metamorphoses (also called The Golden Ass), written in the 2nd century AD by Lucius Apuleius Madaurensis (or Platonicus). [2] It concerns the overcoming of obstacles to the love between Psyche (, Greek: Ψυχή, "Soul" or "Breath of Life") and Cupid (Latin Cupido, "Desire") or Amor ("Love", Greek Eros ’′Ερως), and their ultimate . The transformations of Lucius, otherwise known as the Golden Ass, by Lucius Apuleius. London, Penguin. ISBN Green, Peter (translator) () Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires. Penguin, ISBN Lewis, C.T. and C. Short. () A Latin Dictionary.

It would be difficult to read the Eleventh Book of The Golden Ass without realizing that Apuleius is describing a conversion as deep, as complete, as personal as that of St. Augustine or of 6 Robert Graves, The Transformations of Lucius, Otherwise Known as The Golden Ass, A New Translation from Apuleius, New York, , p. xix. The Golden Ass. This novel, written in Latin in the second century A.D., is also known variously as The Transformations of Lucius Apuleius of Madaura, and The Metamorphoses, but it is not to be confused with the poem "The Metamorphoses" by Ovid.. Written by Lucius Apuleius, The Golden Ass is a literary classic whose influence can be seen in the writings of Giovanni Boccaccio and .


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“The Golden Ass” was composed in Latin by Lucius Apuleius around CE. It is the only ancient Latin fable that has survived. The story is about Lucius who travels from place to place in the beginning and end of the tale as a human, but in the middle as an ass, and encounters many people and goes through over a half dozen adventures and hears over half a dozen stories /5(32).

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Publication date Topics Mythology, Classical, Metamorphosis Internet Archive Books. American : Review: The Golden Ass: The Transformations of Lucius User Review - Michael Murray - Goodreads. read this quite some years ago now in my R Graves phase - like most of his I read then, I doubt any of it will now stand up by itself, without his rather preposterous White Goddess excuse for doing what the hell he wants with whomever he wants.3/5(1).

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Cupid and Psyche is a story originally from Metamorphoses (also called The Golden Ass), written in the 2nd century AD by Lucius Apuleius Madaurensis (or Platonicus). The tale concerns the overcoming of obstacles to the love between Psyche (/ ˈ s aɪ k iː /, Greek: Ψυχή [pʰsyː.kʰɛ᷄ː], "Soul" or "Breath of Life") and Cupid (Latin Cupido, "Desire") or Amor ("Love", Greek Eros.

The Golden Ass is, in Lewis Carrollingian terms, what the name of the book has come to be called, presumably to keep it from being confused with Ovid’s. Augustine, of all people, is credited with assuring the world of Apuleius’s authority for the title The Golden Ass.

There’s nothing at all golden about Lucius either as man or beast. “The Golden Ass” was composed in Latin by Lucius Apuleius around CE. It is the only ancient Latin fable that has survived. The story is about Lucius who travels from place to place in the beginning and end of the tale as a human, but in the middle as an ass, and encounters many people and goes through over a half dozen adventures and hears over half /5(20).

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Published: () The transformations of Lucius, otherwise known as the golden ass / by: Apuleius. Published: () The golden ass / by: Apuleius. Published: () The golden ass / by: Apuleius.Excerpts from Chapter 17 of The Transformations of Lucius, otherwise known as The Golden Ass Septem duaHu Leave a comment Lucius offers this silent prayer to .