The Art of Love


7.5 x 11 hard cover book. Gilt lettering on the tan spine with an illustrated cover in a red slipcase. 96 pages. Owner's stamp on foredge. Owner's bookplate on front innerboard. Light wear. Slipcase has slight wear and soil. Tight binding. Includes the text of The Art of Love (The Ars Amatoria) divided into three books, and an introduction to the text by James Michie, translator. The text is accompanied with full-color page illustrations.



  • The Art of Love
  • Ovid; James Michie [translation]
  • The Folio Society, 1994