The Golden Ass - Peter Singer

Author(s): Apuleius

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Peter Singer has breathed new life into Apuleius's The Golden Ass-a hilarious, bawdy tale and one of the earliest novels.Apuleius's The Golden Ass, one of a handful of surviving ancient novels, has remained relatively unknown-until now. Renowned philosopher and animal rights activist Peter Singer remedies this neglect with a new edited version of the rollicking story of the travails, erotic adventures and ultimate enlightenment of a cocky young man who is transformed into a donkey.Singer has teamed with Apuleius scholar and translator Ellen Finkelpearl and prize-winning artists Anna and Varvara Kendel to present Apuleius's novel as not only an engaging and entertaining story but as a remarkable example of ancient empathy for animals and deep understanding of their suffering.

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General Fields

  • : 9781922458063
  • : Text Publishing Company
  • : Text Publishing Company
  • : 0.222
  • : May 2021
  • : 1.8 Centimeters X 12.7 Centimeters X 19.6 Centimeters
  • : books

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  • : 160
  • : Paperback
  • : Apuleius