Abbreviations and Bibliography


    AG    Allen and Greenough, New Latin Grammar, rpt. New Rochelle, 1983.

    OLD    Oxford Latin Dictionary, ed. P. G. W. Glare, Oxford 1982.

    sc.    scilicet (literally "no doubt"), i.e. "understand."

    *    indicates that the editor does not believe that the printed text is correct, but cannot provide a convincing alternative.

    <>     in the Latin text encloses words that are not in the ancient manuscripts but have been supplied by modern editors.

    †    indicates corruption in the text for which the editor can see no convincing solution

Select Bibliography

Adams, J.N. The Latin Sexual Vocabulary. Baltimore: The John Hopkins University Press, 1990.

Barsby, John A. Ovid's Amores: Book I.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Boyd, Barbara Weiden. Ovid's Literary Loves: Influence and Innovation in the Amores.  Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1997.

Kenney, E. J. P. Ovidi Nasonis: Amores, Medicamina Faciei Femineae, Ars Amatoria, Remedia Amoris, revised ed., Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994.

McKeown, J. C. Ovid—Amores: Text, Prolegomena and Commentary in Four Volumes.  Liverpool: Francis Cairns,  1987-.  

Raven, D. S. Latin Metre: An Introduction.  London: Faber and Faber, 1965.

Ryan, Maureen B. and Caroline A. Perkins. Ovid’s Amores Book One, a Commentary. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2011.

Stapleton, M. L. Harmful Eloquence: Ovid's Amores from Antiquity to Shakespeare.  Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996.

Wilkinson, L. P. Ovid Recalled.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1955.