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Popular fiction Pevets liubvi

  • By Jane Alison
  • Price: £8.85
  • ISBN: 9785395002075
  • Availability: Limited Stock

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The Love-Artist.

Why was Ovid, the most popular poet of his day, banished from Rome? Why do only two lines survive of his play Medea, reputedly his most passionate, most accomplished work? Between the known details of Ovid's life and these enigmas, Jane Alison has created a haunting drama of psychological manipulation, and an ingenious meditation on love, art and immortality. When Ovid encounters a woman who embodies the fictitious creations of his soon-to-be published Metamorphoses, he is enchanted, obsessed, and inspired. Part healer, part witch, she seems to be myth come to life, and Ovid lures her away from her home by the Black Sea to Rome. But the inexorable pull of ambition leads him to make a Faustian bargain with fate that will betray his new-found muse.

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Series Popular fiction Title Pevets liubvi
Subject Russian Language Russian
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date November 2008 Authors Jane Alison
Binding Paperback Pages 256
Size(mm) 134x207 Weight (gms) 270
ESB Code 44066 ISBN 9785395002075
Inspection Copy No Delivery Limited Stock
  Price £8.85

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