The Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass) of Apuleius (born c. 125 CE) is a romance combining realism and magic. Lucius wants the sensations of a bird, but by pharmaceutical accident becomes an ass. The bulk of the novel recounts his adventures as an animal, but Lucius also recounts many stories he overhears, including that of Cupid and Psyche....
|Title||:||Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass), Vol 2, Books 7-11|
|Number of Pages||:||286 Pages|
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Metamorphoses (The Golden Ass), Vol 2, Books 7-11 Reviews
Earliest attested use of the word "adorabile," which is nice. Bit out of place in a narrative about a man who's magically transformed into a donkey and who gets involved with criminal mischief, violence, and cross-species sexuality, but nice.
I read Volume II as well!