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Bulfinch's mythology : the age of fable

Author: Thomas Bulfinch; Robert Graves
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, ©1968.
Series: Guild America books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Largely a collection of Greek myths, with short chapters on Eastern and Norse mythology.
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Bulfinch, Thomas, 1796-1867.
Bulfinch's mythology.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, ©1968
(OCoLC)895115486
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Bulfinch; Robert Graves
OCLC Number: 29293507
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvi, 383 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Prometheus and Pandora --
3. Apollo and Daphne --
Pyramus and Thisbe --
Cephalus and Procris --
4. Juno and her rivals, Io and Callisto --
Diana and Actaeon --
Latona and the rustics --
5. Phaëton --
6. Midas --
Baucis and Philemon --
7. Prosperine --
Glaucus and Scylla --
8. Pygmalion --
Dryope --
Venus and Adonis --
Apollo and Hyacinthus --
9. Ceyx and Halcyone: or, the Halcyon birds --
10. Vertumnus and Pomona --
11. Cupid and Psyche --
12. Cadmus --
The myrmidons --
13. Nisus and Scylla --
Echo and Narcissus --
Clytie --
Hero and Leander --
14. Minerva --
Niobe --
15. The Graeae amd Gorgons --
Perseus and Medusa --
Atlas --
Andromeda --
16. Monsters: giants --
Sphinx --
Pegasus and Chimaera --
Centaurs --
Pygmies --
Griffin --
17. Jason and the golden fleece --
Medea and Aeson --
18. Meleager and Atalanta --
19. Hercules --
Hebe and Ganymede --
20. Theseus --
Olympic games --
Daedalus --
Castor and Pollux --
21. Bacchus and Ariadne --
22. Rural deities --
Erisichthon --
Rhoecus --
Water deities: Neptune, Amphitrite, Nereus and Doris, Triton and Proteus, Thetis, Leucothea and Palaemon --
The Camenae --
The winds --
23. Achelous and Hercules --
Admetus and Alcestis --
Antigone --
Penelope --
24. Orpheus and Eurydice --
Aristaeus --
Amphion --
Linus --
Thamyris --
Marsyas --
Melampus --
Musaeus --
25. Arion --
Ibycus --
Simonides --
Sappho --
26. Endymion --
Orion --
Aurora and Tithonus --
Acis and Galatea --
27. The Trojan war --
"The Iliad" --
28. The fall of Troy --
Menelaus and Helen --
Agamemnon, Orestes and Electra --
29. Adventures of Ulysses: Lotus-eaters --
Cyclopses --
Laestrygonians --
Circe --
Sirens --
Scylla and Charybdis --
Calypso --
30. Adventures of Ulysses: the Phaeacians --
Fate of the suitors --
31. Adventures of Aeneas: the infernal regions --
Elysium --
The Sibyl --
33. Adventures of Aeneas: Italy --
Gates of janus --
Camilla --
Evander --
Rome --
Nisus and Euryalus --
Mezentius --
Pallas, Camilla, Turnus --
34. Pythagoras --
Sybaris and Crotona --
Egyptian deities: Osiris and Isis --
The oracles: Jupiter, Apollo, Trophonius, Aesculapius, Apis --
35. Origin of mythology --
Statues of gods: Jupiter, Minerva, Venus, Apollo, Diana --
Poets of mythology: Virgil, Ovid --
36. Monsters (modern) --
The phoenix --
Basilisk --
Unicorn --
Salamander --
37. Eastern mythology: Zoroaster --
Hindu mythology: Vishnu, Siva, juggernaut --
Castes --
Buddha --
Grand Lama --
Prester John --
38. Northern mythology: Valhalla --
The Valkyrior --
Thor --
Loki --
39. Thor's visit to Jotunheim --
40. The death of Baldur --
The elves --
Runic letters --
Skalds --
Iceland --
41. The druids --
Iona --
42. Beowulf.
Series Title: Guild America books.
Other Titles: Mythology
Age of fable
Responsibility: with a foreword by Robert Graves ; illustrated by Joseph Papin.

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