Metamorphoses by Ovid

The Metamorphoses by the Roman poet Ovid is a narrative poem in fifteen books that describes the creation and history of the world. Completed in 8 AD, it has remained one of the most popular works of mythology, being the Classical work best known to medieval writers and thus having a great deal of influence on medieval poetry.

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  1. - 5th on 100 Best Books (Montana State University)
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  3. - 17th on The 16 Greatest Books of All Time (NYU Local)
  4. - 21st on 100 Essential Books (Bravo! Magazine)
  5. - Top 100 Works in World Literature (Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute)
  6. - Great Books (Anthony O'Hear)
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  8. - 100 Life-Changing Books (National Book Award)
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Metamorphoses Paperback 838810 $19.10 $13.00 2009
Metamorphoses (Penguin Classics ed.) Paperback 695710 $4.21 $0.01 1955
The Metamorphoses Mass Market Paperback 626622 $67.21 $0.01 1960
Metamorphoses: A New Translation Kindle Edition 141321 $9.99 2009
Metamorphoses (FIRST EDITION) Hardcover 697678 $31.25 $10.99 2003
Metamorphoses (Oxford World's Classics) Kindle Edition 63061 $5.84 1998
Metamorphoses (Oxford World's Classics) Paperback 847906 $10.50 $0.01 1998
The Metamorphoses Kindle Edition 156450 $2.24 2004
The Metamorphoses Paperback 1781029 $8.99 $5.64 2009
Metamorphoses (Translated & Annotated) Kindle Edition 68171 $8.63 2011
Metamorphoses Hardcover 1997671 $37.57 $29.98 2010
The Metamorphoses of Ovid Paperback 1492000 $6.50 $5.76 1995
The Metamorphoses Kindle Edition 320708 $5.99 2009
Metamorphoses Kindle Edition 176237 $7.69 1960
Ovid: Metamorphoses Book XIII (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) Paperback 337441 $35.13 $42.44 2001
Metamorphoses Hardcover 540726 $44.65 $0.01 1955
Metamorphoses by Ovid Kindle Edition 586694 $3.99 2012
Metamorphoses Paperback 198001 $16.88 $49.94 2010
Metamorphoses Hardcover 9921218 $25.95
The Metamorphoses of Ovid: A New Verse Translation Hardcover 1174281 $58.95 $9.46
Metamorphoses (Illustrated) (Inspirational Love Poems of Ancient Beauty - Cupid (Amor), Muses, Nymphs & Virgins Book 1) Kindle Edition 1090085 2010
Metamorphoses (Oxford Classical Texts) (Latin Edition) Hardcover 364306 $38.96 $40.76 2004
Metamorphoses Kindle Edition 543018 2014
The Metamorphoses (Mentor Series) Mass Market Paperback 5375161 $145.54 $0.01 1960
Metamorphoses; Hardcover 5758427 $25.00
Metamorphoses (Latin Edition) Paperback 974180 $9.71 $12.96 2013
Metamorphoses Kindle Edition 230639 $0.99 2008
The First Book of Ovid's Metamorphoses: With a Literal Interlinear Translation, and Illustrative Notes (Classic Reprint) Paperback 5752788 $9.57 $9.09 2018
Metamorphoses Audio CD 1092249 $43.15 $69.12 2012
Metamorphoses: A New Verse Translation Kindle Edition 179442 $9.14 2004
The Metamorphoses of Ovid Hardcover 5949391 $83.02 1994
Metamorphoses: Cum Emendationis Summario (1883) (Latin Edition) Hardcover 654185 $35.24 $39.11 2010
Metamorphoses Perfect Paperback 7344211 $17.84 2012
Ovid's Metamorphoses Books 1-5 (Bks 1-5) Paperback 435569 $25.55 $20.98 1998
Metamorphoses (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (Penguin Classics) Library Binding 399756 $21.67 $25.99 2004
Ovid IV: Metamorphoses, Books IX-XV (Loeb Classical Library, No. 43) Hardcover 347265 $16.20 $9.16 1916
Metamorphoses Audible Audio Edition 31507 $29.95 2012
Metamorphoses MP3 CD 1336343 $5.20 $5.17 2016
Metamorphoses CD-ROM 4935990 $18.87 $26.95 2008
Ovid: Metamorphoses I (Bk.1) (English and Latin Edition) Paperback 273949 $20.14 $10.35 1991
The Essential Metamorphoses: A Synoptic Retelling of Ovid's Masterpiece with Maps and Annotations. Kindle Edition 409933 2016
Metamorphoses Audio CD 6410471 $62.37 $19.94 2008
The Metamorphoses of Ovid (Xist Classics) Kindle Edition 62336 2015
Ovid: Metamorphoses Book XIV (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) Paperback 182447 $39.92 $30.00 2010
Metamorphoses: Ovid?s Metamorphoses Paperback 464855 $11.05 2017
Ovid's Metamorphoses: Books 1-5 (Bks. 1-5) Hardcover 352639 $128.25 $42.50
Ovid's Metamorphoses Books 6-10. (English and Latin Edition) Paperback 896981 $24.95 $15.81 1978
The Essential Metamorphoses (Hackett Classics) Kindle Edition 185697 2011
The Metamorphoses of Ovid: An English Version Paperback 3555688 $59.18 $0.82
Metamorphoses (Penguin Classics) Paperback 747881 $17.82 $15.00 2002
Shakespeare's Ovid: Being Arthur Golding's Translation of the Metamorphoses (Classic Reprint) Paperback 795423 $14.44 $1,309.09 2012
The Metamorphoses of Ovid Paperback 470985 $23.29 $1.10 1994
The Metamorphoses of Ovid Kindle Edition 252113 2017
Selections from Ovid's Metamorphoses: Baucis and Philemon/Acis, Galatea, and Polyphemus/Narcissus and Echo/Pentheus (Longman Latin Readers) (Latin Edition) Paperback 433693 $33.00 $6.97 1989
The Student’s Ovid: Selections From the Metamorphoses (Oklahoma Series in Classical Culture) Paperback 415316 $22.00 $5.94 2000
The Metamorphoses (Everyman's Library) Hardcover 234440 $17.58 $18.02 2013
Metamorphoses (A Penguin Classics Hardcover) Hardcover 176092 $16.98 $17.11 2016
Metamorphoses (Penguin Classics) Paperback 33515 $7.87 $1.99 2004
The Metamorphoses (Signet Classics) Mass Market Paperback 352738 $3.40 $2.02 2009
Metamorphoses (Oxford World's Classics) Paperback 25142 $4.74 $2.49 2009
Metamorphoses (Focus Classical Library) Paperback 666802 $11.88 $0.01 2005
Metamorphoses Paperback 123467 $5.00 $1.49 1960
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Metamorphoses: (Latin Text) (Latin Edition) Paperback 154287 $8.63 $66.77 2015
Metamorphoses: The New, Annotated Edition Paperback 211967 $10.00 2018
The Essential Metamorphoses (Hackett Classics) Paperback 543194 $5.76 $3.84 2011
The Metamorphoses of Ovid Paperback 389157 $6.96 $1.50 1995
Metamorphoses: A New Translation Paperback 69214 $10.61 $2.08 2005
Metamorphoses (Hackett Classics) Paperback 336672 $11.00 $3.06 2010
Metamorphoses: The New, Annotated Edition Hardcover 6186177 $60.00 2018
Metamorphoses (Norton Critical Editions) Paperback 713466 $14.34 $3.18 2009