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date: 21 July 2019

Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso) (43 bcad 17) 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare
Author(s):
Jonathan BateJonathan Bate

was Shakespeare’s favourite classical poet: ‘for the elegancy, facility, and golden cadence of poesy…Ovidius Naso was the man. And why ...

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