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The Golden Asse (Large Print Edition) by Apuleius

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English


  • Fiction / General,
  • Lucius "Africanus" Apuleius; Translated by William Adlington

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9601124M
ISBN 101426402864
ISBN 109781426402869

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The Metamorphoses of Lucius Apuleius, which St. Augustine referred to as The Golden Ass (Asinus aureus), is the only Latin novel to survive in its entirety. The protagonist of the novel may in fact be the author himself. His first name is revealed to be Lucius; at the end of the novel, he is revealed to be.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Menu About About Project Gutenberg The Golden Asse Note: Metamorphoses. English Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Classical literatureCited by: The Golden Ass study guide contains a biography of Apuleius, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.   The Life of Lucius Apuleius Briefly Described LUCIUS APULEIUS African, an excellent follower of Plato his sect, born in Madaura, a Countrey sometime inhabited by the Romans, and under the jurisdiction of Syphax, scituate and lying on the borders of Numidia and Getulia, whereby he calleth himself half a Numidian and half a Getulian: and Sidonius named him the Platonian Madaurence: his .

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