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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 ›
African Wild Asses were first domesticated in Egypt around 4000 BC. As the only riding, pack and draught animal available they played a vital role in the expansion of trade throughout Africa and Asia. Read more ›