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Metamorphoses
OUP Oxford (1998)
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The modern, unacademic idiom of A.D. Melville's translation opens the way to a fresh understanding...

Ovid Metamorphoses
OUP Oxford (2004)
US$69.99

For this edition of the Metamorphoses R.J. Tarrant has freshly collated the oldest fragments and...

A Commentary on Ovid's Fasti, Book 6
OUP Oxford (2006)
US$184.99

Ovid's Fasti, Book 6 is the last of his calendar poems. Joy Littlewood analyses Ovid's account of...

Philoctetes

First published in Peter Meineck and Paul Woodruff's Sophocles: Four Tragedies , this riveting...

The Sweet Potato Queens' Book of Love: A Fallen Southern Belle's Look at Love, Life, Men, Marriage, and Being Prepared

The Sweet Potato Queens' Book of Love

A Fallen Southern Belle's Look at Love, Life, Men, Marriage, and Being Prepared

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To know the Sweet Potato Queens is to love them, and if you haven't heard about them yet, you will....

On the Nature of Things

Martin Ferguson Smith's work on Lucretius is both well known and highly regarded. However, his...

Prometheus Bound

This is an outstandingly useful edition of Prometheus Bound . The translation is both faithful and...

Oedipus the King
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In this highly acclaimed translation of Sophocles' Oedipus the King , Stephen Berg (a distinguished...

Dialogues and Essays
OUP Oxford (2007)
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Stoic philosopher and tutor to the young emperor Nero, Seneca wrote moral essays - exercises in...

Antigone
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For readers, actors, students, teachers, and theatrical directors, this new translation of one of...