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Ovid's Fasti: Roman Holidays

Ovid's Fasti: Roman Holidays
Author: Ovid
ISBN 13: 9780253209337
ISBN 10: 253209331
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication Date: 1995-04-22
Format: Paperback
Pages: 224
List Price: $15.00

"In her extended introduction, Nagle offers illuminating information and commentary... This verse translation, internally glossed for clarification, is as accurate as modern English will allow.... Highly recommended." — Choice

"An excellent rendition in English of Ovid's poetic calendar of the Roman religious year, with an original introduction and useful notes as well as a glossary... The translation is elegant and geared to the modern reader." — The Journal of Indo-European Studies

This elegant translation brings Ovid's poetic calendar of the Roman religious year to a new generation of students and scholars. A valuable source of information about the Roman calendar, it complements Ovid's masterwork, the Metamorphoses.