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The golden ass of Lucius Apuleius : now a book for young readers of all ages / adapted from the Latin original by M.D. Usher ; illustrations by T. Motley.

Usher, Mark David, 1966- (Author). Motley, Tom, ill. (Added Author). Apuleius. Metamorphoses. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Schricker Main Library JF USH (Text) 30032010600556 JUVENILE FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781567924183 :
  • ISBN: 1567924182 :
  • Physical Description: 85 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : David R. Godine, 2011.

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Citation/References Note: SLJ Jan 2012
Kirkus 11/15/2011
Horn Bk Jan 2012
Summary, etc.: Lucius Apuleius, a young nobleman fascinated by magic, accidentally turns himself into an ass and then sets out on a journey that reveals to him the conditions of peasants and slaves in and around Thessaly and leads him to find redemption as a follower of Isis and Osiris.
Subject: Metamorphosis > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Social classes > Fiction.
Mythology, Classical > Fiction.

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