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Mythology : timeless tales of gods and heroes

Author: Edith Hamilton
Publisher: New York : Black Dog & Leventhal Publisher., 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First mass market oversize editionView all editions and formats
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Monsters, mortals, gods, and warriors: For over sixty years readers have chosen this book above all others to discover the thrilling, enchanting, and fascinating world of Western mythology. From Odysseus's adventure-filled journey to the Norse god Odin's effort to postpone the final day of doom, Edith Hamilton's classic collection not only retells these stories with brilliant clarity but shows us how the ancients  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hamilton, Edith, 1867-1963.
Mythology.
New York : Black Dog & Leventhal Publisher., 2011
(OCoLC)1003641612
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Hamilton
ISBN: 9780316438537 0316438537
OCLC Number: 1003856364
Notes: Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1942.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (371 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction to classical mythology --
Gods, the creation, and the earliest heroes --
Stories of love and adventure --
Great heroes before the Trojan War --
Heroes of the Trojan War --
Great families of mythology --
Less important myths --
Mythology of the Norsemen --
Genealogical tables.
Other Titles: Timeless tales of gods and heroes
Responsibility: Edith Hamilton.

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In celebration of of the 75th anniversary of this classic bestseller, this stunningly illustrated, beautifully packaged, larger-format hardcover edition will be beloved by fans of Greek, Roman, and  Read more...

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