A Golden Book Offer!

A Golden Book Offer!

The Golden Ass

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W.W. Norton has published an exciting new translation of one of the world’s earliest novels – The Golden Ass by Apuleius.

Edited by philosopher and author of Animal Liberation, Peter Singer, and translated by Apuleius scholar, Ellen Finkelpearl.

A comic tale about a man whose curiosity about magic results in him being turned into a donkey. The adventures of Lucius are highly entertaining, and reveal Apuleius’s remarkable empathy for animals. Read more

Off the beaten track: 1920s Eve leads the way with a donkey by her side

Off the beaten track: 1920s Eve leads the way with a donkey by her side

Eve and Hotep, Shap Fell, Cumbria, U.K. Sept 1923

When Gill Brackenbury opened the notebooks left by an English grandmother she hardly knew, she had unwittingly stumbled across something extraordinary.

Eve’s Journey: 1923 is Doris Eve Brackenbury’s diary of her walk from England to Scotland with her pack donkey, Hotep. The author tells us more…

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