New PDF release: Metamorphoses (Illustrated Edition)

By Ovid,Joe Aitken

"Of our bodies chang'd to numerous types, I sing:
Ye Gods, from whom those miracles did spring,
Inspire my numbers with coelestial warmth;
'Till I my lengthy hard paintings compleat:
And upload perpetual tenour to my rhimes,
Deduc'd from Nature's beginning, to Caesar's times."

This version, in particular formatted for Kindle and together with a whole associated desk of contents, is predicated at the masterful poetry translation of Samuel Garth, John Dryden, and others. it really is absolutely illustrated with over a hundred and fifty appealing items of paintings from precedent days, the renaissance, baroque paintings, the enlightenment, and glossy paintings, in addition to each period in among. those photos trap either the spirit of the paintings and its mammoth cultural influence, and are integral in a whole appreciation of the poem.

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