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Love Poems, Letters, and Remedies of Ovid

Ovid

Translated by David R. Slavitt

Introduction by Michael Dirda

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$40.00 • £32.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674059047

Publication Date: 05/01/2011

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384 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

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Slavitt’s rendering of Ovid is never stuffy or bookish, as translations of classics can be; rather, it is always modern, idiomatic, fast paced, and enjoyable.—B. E. Brandt, Choice

A translation for our times.—Gail Holst-Warhaft

David Slavitt remains at the top of his form, and here adds splendid work to his earlier fine renditions of Ovid.—Henry Taylor

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