Roberto Calasso; Tim Parks
|注意：||Originally published in Italy by Adelphi Edizioni, S.P.A., 1996.|
|描述：||444 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 25 cm|
|责任：||Robert Calasso ; translated by Tim Parks.|
An anthology of Indian myths in which gods and humans take part in fantastic events, from which morals are drawn. In one story, a king's wife copulates with a dead horse, another tells who created Death. By an Italian writer, author of The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony.