Metamorphoses by Denis Feeney, David Raeburn, Ovid

Metamorphoses

Denis Feeney, David Raeburn, Ovid

fiction classics poetry adventurous slow-paced

723 pages

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Prized through the ages for its splendor and its savage, sophisticated wit, The Metamorphoses is a masterpiece of Western culture--the first attempt to link all the Greek myths, before and after Homer, in a cohesive whole, to the Roman myths of Ov...
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Moods

adventurous 65%
challenging 41%
informative 36%
reflective 33%
dark 24%
emotional 20%
funny 17%
mysterious 14%
inspiring 10%
sad 10%
tense 8%
relaxing 4%
lighthearted 3%

Pace

slow 48%
medium 37%
fast 14%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 48% | Plot: 24% | Character: 20% | N/A: 6%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 44% | No: 25% | N/A: 18% | Yes: 11%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 62% | No: 23% | N/A: 11% | Yes: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 47% | It's complicated: 29% | No: 15% | N/A: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 72% | It's complicated: 22% | N/A: 4%

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4.04

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