Selected Poems - Rochester, John Wilmot Earl of, and Davis, Paul
Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Milton and the Metamorphosis of Ovid contributes to our understanding of the Roman poet Ovid, the Renaissance writer Milton, and more broadly the transmission and transformation of classical traditions through history. It examines the ways in which Milton drew on Ovid's oeuvre, as well as the long tradition of reception that had begun with Ovid himself, and argues that Ovid's revision of the past, and especially his relation to Virgil, gave Renaissance writers a model for their own transformation of classical works. ...

Selected Poems 2013, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199584321

Trade paperback