Apuleius: A Latin Sophist by S. J. Harrison
By S. J. Harrison
lost to us. This booklet is written for these in a position to learn Apuleius in Latin, and Apuleian works are as a result quoted with no translation (although the place they exist compatible translations were indicated). during this e-book Dr Harrison has supplied a literary guide to all of the works of Apuleius in addition to the
Metamorphoses, and has set his works opposed to their highbrow heritage: not just Apuleius' profession as a acting 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 bargains with Apuleius' works of didactic philosophy and his consequent reference to center Platonism.
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