Collections of general literature

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OUP Oxford (1998)

The modern, unacademic idiom of A.D. Melville's translation opens the way to a fresh understanding...

OUP Oxford (2004)

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

OUP Oxford (2006)

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


The Odyssey is literature's grandest evocation of every man's journey through life. In the myths...


Observe, I do not mean to suggest that the custom of lying has suffered any decay or...


"My tendency to make up stories and lie compulsively for the sake of my own amusement takes up a...

The Sweet Potato Queens' Book of Love

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


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


An accessible 2001 translation of Cicero's important work on ethics.


This handy guide will introduce students to a text that has been fundamental to literature for...


This volume is a distinctive critical introduction to Homer's Iliad, the earliest epic poem.