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Cupid and Psyche (c.180) [Short Story]
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The goddess Venus becomes angry with the girl Psyche, who is so beautiful that people are neglecting the worship of the goddess. She sends Cupid to put a curse on her, but he falls in love with the girl instead, and Psyche is sent off to marry a bridegroom, who, she is told, is a monster...

Original title: Psyche et Cupido
Original languages: Latin


Genre: MythologyRetellingsGreek & Roman

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Spells of Enchantment (1991) [Anthology]
      Authors: L. Frank Baum , Philip K. Dick , Johann Wolfgang von Goethe , Nathaniel Hawthorne , August Strindberg , Mark Twain , Oscar Wilde , William Butler Yeats , Anatole France , Voltaire , Stanislaw Lem , Tanith Lee , Lord Dunsany , Robin McKinley , Howard Pyle , Jane Yolen , Italo Calvino , William Makepeace Thackeray , Rainer Maria Rilke , Jean-Jacques Rousseau , Hermann Hesse , Angela Carter , James Thurber , George MacDonald , Michael de Larrabeiti , Laurence Housman , Erich Kästner , Johann Karl August Musäus , Frank R. Stockton , E. T. A. Hoffmann , Gottfried Keller , Georg Kaiser , Sylvia Townsend Warner , Mary de Morgan , Alfred Döblin , Theodor Storm , Naomi Mitchison , Hans Christian Andersen , Guillaume Apollinaire , Apuleius , Ingeborg Bachmann , Giambattista Basile , Thomas Crofton Croker , Marie-Catherine D'Aulnoy , Charlotte-Rose de Caumont de la Force , Carl Ewald , Antoine Galland , Wilhelm Carl Grimm , Franz Hessel , Hugo von Hofmannsthal , Janosch , Günter Kunert , Rosemarie Künzler , Marie-Jean L'Héritier , Christoph Meckel , Mynona , Novalis , Charles Perrault , Henri Pourrat , Kurt Schwitters , Giovanni Straparola , Ludwig Tieck , Michel Tournier , Wilhelm Heinrich Wackenroder , Christoph Martin Wieland , Robert Coover

Edition #1: Cupid and Psyche

Cupid and Psyche (1950)
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Language: English

Translated by: Robert Graves
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