APULE`IUS


APULE`IUS
   a student of Plato, of N. African birth, lived in the 2nd century; having captivated a rich widow, was charged at one time with sorcery; his most celebrated work was the "Golden Ass," which contains, among other stories, the exquisite apologue or romance of PSYCHE and CUPID (q.v.).

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.


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