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Classical gods and heroes

myths as told by the ancient authors.

by Rhoda A. Hendricks

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Classical.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated and introduced by Rhoda A. Hendricks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL722 .H45 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 322 p.
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5042541M
    ISBN 100688052797
    LC Control Number74002014

    About Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greece. From fire-stealing Prometheus to scene-stealing Helen of Troy, from Jason and his golden fleece to Oedipus and his mother, this collection of classic tales from Greek mythology demonstrates the inexhaustible vitality of a timeless cultural legacy. Oct 28,  · The Paperback of the Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greece by Gustav Schwab at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! These stories of heroes and powerful gods and goddesses are set forth simply and movingly, in language that retains the power and drama of the original works by Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, and Homer. “A book to /5.

    Notes for the Classical Gods and Heroes * The book involves a lot of characters ranging from the monsters, heroes, and gods. Each of the characters displays different characteristics which the author uses to spark different themes such as that of creation within the novel. Some aspects have been shared by some of the characters. Gods, Heroes and Men of Ancient Greece by W. H. D. Rouse () Bulfinch's Mythology (originally published as three volumes) by Thomas Bulfinch () Mythology by Edith Hamilton () Myths of the Ancient Greeks by Richard P. Martin () The Penguin Book of Classical Myths by Jenny March () The Gods of the Greeks by Károly Kerényi ().

    Routledge series on Gods and Heroes of the Ancient World. These figures from antiquity are embedded in our culture, many functioning as the source of creative inspiration for poets, novelists, artists, composers and filmmakers. In this book, Greek Mythology: An Elaborate Guide to the Gods, Heroes, Harems, Sagas, Rituals and Beliefs of Greek Myths, the listener will be taken to the ancient customs and beliefs of the ancient Greeks. The report is dedicated to the gods the Greeks worshiped.


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