USEFUL LINKS

This page is very much under construction, but a few sites on the WWW clearly stand out.

NOTE: These links are designed to open in a new window.

"Widow" Links

aesopica.net (Laura Gibbs)
Versions of the tale in Phaedrus, Walter of England, and Caxton
http://www.mythfolklore.net/aesopica/
Widows in (short-lived) Mourning
Tales from around the globe concerning the lusty misdeeds of widows
http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/widow.html
The Ephesian Matron (Jean de La Fontaine)
Translation of a 17th-century version of the tale
http://www.poetrycat.com/jean-de-la-fontaine/the-ephesian-matron


Petronius Links

Petronian Society Ancient Novel Page
http://www.chss.montclair.edu/classics/petron/PSNNOVEL.HTML
Article on "Petronius Arbiter" from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica (Wikipedia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petronius_Arbiter
Word-List for Petronius's Cena Trimalchionis
http://homepage.usask.ca/~jrp638/CourseNotes/cena.html
The "Above-Average Typist" Petronius Page
http://www.igibud.com/petron/petron.html