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Poet (20-Mar-43 BC — 17 AD)


William S. Anderson (editor). Ovid: The Classical Heritage. Garland. 1995. 270pp.

Alessandro Barchiesi. The Poet and the Prince: Ovid and Augustan Discourse. University of California Press. 1997. 292pp.

Jonathan Bate. Shakespeare and Ovid. Oxford University Press. 1993. 292pp.

J. W. Binns (editor). Ovid. Routledge. 1973. 250pp.

Barbara Weiden Boyd. Ovid's Literary Loves: Influence and Innovation in the Amores. University of Michigan Press. 1997. 252pp.

Barbara Weiden Boyd (editor). Brill's Companion to Ovid. E. J. Brill. 2002. 533pp.

Sarah Annes Brown. The Metamorphosis of Ovid: From Chaucer to Ted Hughes. Macmillan. 1999. 246pp.

P. J. Davis. Ovid and Augustus: A Political Reading of Ovid's Erotic Poems. Duckworth. 2006. 183pp.

Otto Steen Due. Changing Forms: Studies in the Metamorphoses of Ovid. Museum Tusculanum Press. 1974. 210pp.

Philip Hardie (editor). The Cambridge Companion to Ovid. Cambridge University Press. 2002. 408pp.

Niklas Holzberg. Translated by G. M. Goshgarian. Ovid: The Poet and His Work. Cornell University Press. 2002. 217pp.

Peter E. Knox (editor). Oxford Readings in Ovid. Oxford University Press. 2006. 541pp.

Sara Mack. Ovid. Yale University Press. 1988. 192pp.

Ann Moss. Ovid in Renaissance France: A Survey of the Latin Editions of Ovid and Commentaries Printed in France Before 1600. Warburg Institute. 1982. 89pp.

K. Sara Myers. Ovid's Causes: Cosmogony and Aetiology in the Metamorphoses. University of Michigan Press. 1994. 206pp.

Liz Oakley-Brown. Ovid and the Cultural Politics of Translation in Early Modern England. Ashgate Publishing. 2006. 222pp.

Brooks Otis. Ovid as an Epic Poet. Cambridge University Press. 1966. 411pp.

Lee T. Pearcy. The Mediated Muse: English Translations of Ovid, 1560-1700. Archon Books. 1984. 179pp.

Edward Kennard Rand. Ovid and His Influence. Cooper Square Publishers. 1963. 184pp.

Patricia B. Salzman-Mitchell. A Web of Fantasies: Gaze, Image, and Gender in Ovid's Metamorphoses. Ohio State University Press. 2005. 262pp.

Joseph B. Solodow. The World of Ovid's Metamorphoses. University of North Carolina Press. 1988. 278pp.

Goran V. Stanivukovic (editor). Ovid and the Renaissance Body. University of Toronto Press. 2001. 281pp.

Ronald Syme. History in Ovid. Clarendon Press. 1978. 240pp.

Garth Tissol. The Face of Nature: Wit, Narrative, and Cosmic Origins in Ovid's Metamorphoses. Princeton University Press. 1997. 238pp.

Stephen M. Wheeler. A Discourse of Wonders: Audience and Performance in Ovid's Metamorphoses. University of Pennsylvania Press. 1999. 272pp.

L. P. Wilkinson. Ovid recalled. Cambridge University Press. 1955. 483pp.

Theodore Ziolkowski. Ovid and the Moderns. Cornell University Press. 2005. 262pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1114)

  7. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.183)

  8. Greek and Latin Authors 800BC-1000AD (pp.300-03)

  9. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.766)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.381)

  11. Who's Who in the Roman World (pp.217-19)

  12. Encyclopedia of Concert Music (p.308)

  13. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.40)

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