By S. J. Harrison
lost to us. This ebook is written for these capable of learn Apuleius in Latin, and Apuleian works are therefore quoted with no translation (although the place they exist appropriate translations were indicated). during this publication Dr Harrison has supplied a literary guide to the entire works of Apuleius in addition to the
Metamorphoses, and has set his works opposed to their highbrow history: not just Apuleius' profession as a appearing highbrow, a sophist, in second-century Roman North Africa, but additionally the bigger modern framework of the Greek moment Sophistic. whereas focusing totally on the texts as literature and literary-historical, the publication additionally offers with Apuleius' works of didactic philosophy and his consequent reference to heart Platonism.
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