The Library Of Greek Mythology

Author: Apollodorus
Editor: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192839244
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A new translation of an important text for Greek mythology used as a source book by classicists from antiquity to Robert Graves, The Library of Greek Mythology is a complete summary of early Greek myth, telling the story of each of the great families of heroic mythology, and the various adventures associated with the main heroes and heroines, from Jason and Perseus to Heracles and Helen of Troy. Using the ancient system of detailed histories of the great families, it contains invaluable genealogical diagrams for maximum clarity.
The Library of Greek Mythology
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Apollodorus
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

A new translation of an important text for Greek mythology used as a source book by classicists from antiquity to Robert Graves, The Library of Greek Mythology is a complete summary of early Greek myth, telling the story of each of the great families of heroic mythology, and the various
The Complete World of Greek Mythology
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: R. G. A. Buxton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

Discusses the origins, plots, themes, and influences of Greek myths; outlines the relationships between the gods, mortals, and their offspring; and includes maps showing the locations of the different stories.
Greek Mythology
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Fritz Graf
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: JHU Press

Allegorists in ancient Greece attempted to find philosophical and physical truths in myth. Plato, who resolutely excluded myths from the sphere of truth, thought that they could express ideas in a realm he could not reach with dialectical reasoning. Freud built a science around the myth of Oedipus, saying that
Greek Mythology
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: David Stuttard, Lis Watkins
Categories: Gods, Greek
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-01 - Publisher:

A hands-on traveler's guide to the enthralling tales of Greek mythology, organized around the cities and landscapes where the events are set
Greek Mythology
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Ken Jennings
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-04 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Provides facts on the classic myths of the Greeks and Romans, from how Prometheus outsmarted the gods to how Achilles's heel led to his death.