Fasti

Fasti

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Beneath a 'patriotic' façade, Ovid's final poem is deliciously subversive of the values and propaganda of the emperor who sent him into exile. One of the fullest and most enjoyable sources of information on Roman myth and religion, the Fasti is both a calendar of daily rituals and a witty sequence of stories recounted in a variety of styles and genres, comic, tragic, elegiac, epic and erotic. Yet many of them are shot through with uncomfortable political echoes.… (more)

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Publisher: Penguin Classic (November 01, 2010)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 432 pages

File size: 2.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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