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The classic myths in English literature and in art based originally on Bulfinch's "Age of fable" (1855) accompanied by an interpretative and illustrative commentary,

Author: Charles Mills Gayley; Thomas Bulfinch
Publisher: Boston, New York Ginn and Co. [©1911]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New ed., rev. and enlView all editions and formats
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An illustrated anthology of classical myths, based on Bulfinch's nineteenth-century "Age of Fable," examining myths of divinities and heroes, and including commentary.
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Gayley, Charles Mills, 1858-1932.
Classic myths in English literature and in art based originally on Bulfinch's "Age of fable" (1855) accompanied by an interpretative and illustrative commentary.
Boston, New York [etc.] Ginn and Co. [©1911]
(OCoLC)647421676
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Mills Gayley; Thomas Bulfinch
OCLC Number: 381391
Notes: Title-page wanting: replaced by photostat copy.
Description: xli, 597 pages frontispiece, illustrations, plates, 3 maps (2 folded) folded genealogical table 20 cm
Contents: Greek myths of the creation --
The gods of heaven --
The gods of Earth --
The gods of the underworld --
The gods of the waters --
The roman divinities --
Myths of the great divinities of heaven --
Myths of the great divinities of Earth --
From the Earth to the underworld --
Myths of Neptune, ruler of the waters --
Myths of the lesser divinities of heaven --
Myths of the lesser divinities of Earth, etc. --
Myths of the lesser divinities of the waters --
Myths of the older heros : the house of danaüs, and its connections --
The family of Æolus --
The family of Ætolus and its connections --
The house of Minos --
The house of Cecrops and Erichthonius --
The house of Labdacus --
Myths of the younger heroes : the seven against Thebes --
Houses concerned in the Trojan War --
The Trojan War --
The fall of Troy --
The wanderings of Ulysses --
Adventures of Æneas --
The war between Trojans and Latins --
Myths of the Norse gods --
Myths of Norse and old German heroes --
The ring of the Nibelung --
The origin and elements of myth --
The distribution of myths --
The preservation of myths --
Commentary.
Responsibility: by Charles Mills Gayley.

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An illustrated anthology of classical myths, based on Bulfinch's nineteenth-century "Age of Fable," examining myths of divinities and heroes, and including commentary.

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