The Golden Ass: The Transformations of Lucius (FSG Classics)

The Golden Ass: The Transformations of Lucius (FSG Classics)

Apuleius


The tale of The Golden Ass is that of Lucius Apuleius, a tender guy of excellent start who encountered many unusual adventures whereas disporting himself alongside the roads to Thessaly. now not the least of those happened whilst Apuleius angry a priestess of the White Goddess, who grew to become him into an ass. the story of ways Apuleius handled this misfortune and at last resumed human shape is conveyed via Robert Graves in sleek English that's infused with a bawdy wit and feel of experience that's "itself a small masterpiece of twentieth-century prose" (Kenneth Rexroth, Saturday Review).

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