Episode CXII - The Book of Love


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The Roman poet Ovid penned The Book of Love in three volumes as a manual for how to deal with the art of love and seduction during the slightly austere days of the reign of Augustus.

This isn't exactly 'Men are From the Temple of Mars, Women are From the Temple of Venus', but happy Lupercalia everyone!

Assoc Professor Peter Davis (Visiting Research Fellow, Classics, University of Adelaide)

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