Beginning with the creation of the world and ending with the deification of Augustus, Ovid interweaves many of the best-known myths and legends of ancient Greece and Rome, including Daedalus and Icarus, Pyramus and Thisbe, Pygmalion, Perseus and Andromeda, and the fall of Troy. Erudite but light-hearted, dramatic and yet playful, Metamorphoses has influenced writers and artists throughout the centuries from Shakespeare and Titian to Picasso and Ted Hughes. This book is in excellent used condition. Please see the photographs for best description. The book is still spectacular after 63 years, but the slipcase is missing.Again, please review all photos carefully before purchasing, and feel free to ask questions if the photos do not suffice. Also, be sure to check out our other listings at Settembrini's Selections. Ovid's METAMORPHOSES ArtIst & Printer SIGNED 1/1500 Limited Edition Vintage 1958. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "settembrinis_selections" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.