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Author (c. 124 AD — c. 180 AD)


Robert H. F. Carver. The Protean Ass: The Metamorphoses of Apuleius from Antiquity to the Renaissance. Oxford University Press. 2007. 545pp.

Ellen D. Finkelpearl. Metamorphosis of Language in Apuleius: A Study of Allusion in the Novel. University of Michigan Press. 1998. 241pp.

Stavros Frangoulidis. Roles and Performances in Apuleius' Metamorphoses. Verlag J. B. Metzler. 2001. 197pp.

Julia Haig Gaisser. The Fortunes of Apuleius and the Golden Ass: A Study in Transmission and Reception. Princeton University Press. 2008. 365pp.

James Gollnick. The Religious Dreamworld of Apuleius' Metamorphoses: Recovering a Forgotten Hermeneutic. Wilfrid Laurier University Press. 1998. 174pp.

Elizabeth Hazelton Haight. Apuleius and His Influence. New York: Longmans, Green and Co.. 1927. 190pp.

S. J. Harrison. Apuleius: A Latin Sophist. Oxford University Press. 2004. 296pp.

Judith K. Krabbe. The Metamorphoses of Apuleius. Peter Lang. 1989. 219pp.

Benjamin Todd Lee. Apuleius' Florida: A Commentary. Walter de Gruyter. 2005. 215pp.

Regine May. Apuleius and Drama: The Ass on Stage. Oxford University Press. 2006. 379pp.

Maeve C. O'Brien. Apuleius' Debt to Plato in the Metamorphoses. E. Mellen Press. 2002. 139pp.

Carl C. Schlam. The Metamorphoses of Apuleius: On Making an Ass of Oneself. UNC Press. 1992. 176pp.

Nancy Shumate. Crisis and Conversion in Apuleius' Metamorphoses. University of Michigan Press. 1996. 357pp.

James Tatum. Apuleius and The Golden Ass. Cornell University Press. 1979. 199pp.

Constance S. Wright; Julia Bolton Holloway (editors). Tales Within Tales: Apuleius Through Time. AMS Press. 2000. 198pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Random House Dictionary of World Biography (p.18)

  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.55)

  6. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.11)

  7. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.44)

  8. Greek and Latin Authors 800BC-1000AD (pp.29-31)

  9. Atlantic: Brief Lives: A Biographical Companion to the Arts (p.14)

  10. Who's Who in the Roman World (p.18)

  11. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.33)

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