The Golden Ass by Lucius Apuleius Madaurensis

The Golden Ass

byLucius Apuleius Madaurensis

Kobo ebook | January 26, 2015

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The protagonist of the novel is called Lucius. At the end of the novel, he is revealed to be from Madaurus, in ancient Algeria, The hometown of Apuleius himself. The plot revolves around the protagonist’s curiosity (curiositas) and insatiable desire to see and practice magic. While trying to perform a spell to transform into a bird, he is accidentally transformed into an ass. This leads to a long journey, literal and metaphorical, filled with in-set tales. He finally finds salvation through the intervention of the goddess Isis, whose cult he joins.
Title:The Golden AssFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:January 26, 2015Publisher:Some Good PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1681054620

ISBN - 13:9781681054629

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