The Golden Ass, or, Metamorphoses [trans. E. J. Kenney]

★★★☆☆

Review:

A raunchy, inexplicable Roman fable about a man who wants to see magic—a witch turns him into a donkey. Eventually he meets the goddess Isis and the book turns into evangelism for her cult. I would recommend this to anyone who thinks ancient cultures were simple or boring.

★★★☆☆
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