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Library of Greek Mythology

Apollodorus.

Library of Greek Mythology

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Published by Coronado Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Sociology,
  • Mythology, Greek

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsVoula Tsouvelli (Drawings), Keith Aldrich (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8376478M
    ISBN 100872910725
    ISBN 109780872910720


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Apollodorus' Library has been used as a source book by classicists from the time of its compilation in the 1st-2nd century BC to /5(44). It's a good book if you have background knowledge of Greek mythology. The myths and figures are presented quite logically throughout the book, though there are "side myths" that are thrown in between, or that kind of interrupt the main story being told/5.

The Theoi Classical Texts Library is a collection of translations of works of ancient Greek and Roman literature. The theme of the library is classical mythology and so the selection consists primarily of Library of Greek Mythology book poetry, drama and prose accounts of myth.

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Apollodorus' Library has been used as a source book by classicists from the time of its compilation in the 1st-2nd century BC to the present, influencing writers from antiquity to Book Edition: 1st. Monsters, heroes, and natural phenomena are among the topics covered in this thematic exploration of the mythology of ancient Greece.

In addition to weaving colorful stories throughout the text, every volume reveals how those stories both reflected and provided order to Greek society, culture, customs, and values.

The continuing influence of these stories on Western. Monsters, heroes, and natural phenomena are among the topics covered in this thematic exploration of the mythology of ancient Greece.

In addition to weaving colourful stories throughout the text, every volume reveals how those stories both reflected and provided order to Greek society, culture, customs, and values.

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APOLLODORUS or Pseudo-Apollodorus is the name traditionally given to the author of the Greek work known as The Library or Bibliotheca, a compendium of myth sourced from old Greek epic and the plays of the work was traditionally ascribed to Apollodorus of Alexandria, a Greek scholar who flourished in the C2nd B.C., but his authorship is now dismissed.

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Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes is a book written by Edith Hamilton, published in by Little, Brown and Company. It has been reissued since then by several publishers. It retells stories of Greek, Roman, and Norse mythology drawn from a variety sources.

Sources of myths: literary and archaeological The Homeric poems: the Iliad and the Odyssey. The 5th-century-bce Greek historian Herodotus remarked that Homer and Hesiod gave to the Olympian gods their familiar today would accept this literally.

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Apollodorus' Library has been used as a source book by classicists from the time of its compilation in the 1st-2nd century BC to the present, influencing writers from antiquity to /5(5).

There has long been a need for the stories of ancient mythology written to appeal to the twentieth-century mind. Edith Hamilton's orderly and lucid presentation of Greek, Roman and Norse mythology promises the casual reader and the avid student a sound, modern and adult key to the foundation stones of world literature.

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Contents 8 Introduction vii Map of the Greek World, c. – b.c. xii Map of Rome and Vicinity, c. – b.c. xiii A-to-Z Entries 1 Selected Bibliography Index.