The Erotic Poems download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ovid

The Erotic Poems download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ovid year 1983
  • Book name: The Erotic Poems
  • Author: Ovid
  • Release date: 1983/2/14
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780140443608
  • Rating: 7.14 of 10
  • Votes: 275
  • Review by: Kaydence Fennell
  • Review rating: 7.44 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/17
  • Total pages: 464
  • Includes a PDF summary of 48 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This collection of Ovid's poems deals with the whole spectrum of sexual desire, ranging from deeply emotional declarations of eternal devotion to flippant arguments for promiscuity. In the Amores, Ovid addresses himself in a series of elegies to Corinna, his beautiful, elusive mistress. The intimate and vulnerable nature of the poet revealed in these early poems vanishes in the notorious Art of Love, in which he provides a knowing and witty guide to sexual conquest - a work whose alleged obscenity led to Ovid's banishment from Rome in AD 8. This volume also includes the Cures for Love, with instructions on how to terminate a love affair, and On Facial Treatment for Ladies, an incomplete poem on the art of cosmetics.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 25H46M40S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Poetry By Individual Poets, Erotic Fiction, Literary Studies: Classical, Early & Medieval
  • Available formats: EPUB, PDF, PPT, WORD, TCR, DOC, ODT, TXT. Compressed in TBZ, RAR, ZIP, CBZ, LZMA, JAR, TAR.Z
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.24 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x20mm
  • Weight: 319g
  • Printed by: PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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