Curious about magic, Lucius accidentally transforms himself into an ass,
which leads to a long train of events until the goddess Isis, restores him
to human form. The tale includes 7 inset stories as well as Lucius' own
adventures which begin when he is stolen, set to work as an ass by hard
masters, beaten, and sent to die, rescued, and more.

Apuleius—The Golden Ass

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