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Pandora (Greek mythology)

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Works: 151 works in 282 publications in 2 languages and 16,076 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Art  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Picture books  Adventure stories  Pictorial works 
Classifications: PZ7.H3917, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Pandora (Greek mythology)
    Pandora's box; the changing aspects of a mythical symbol by Dora Mosse Panofsky( Book )
    24 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,619 libraries worldwide
    Study of the myth of Pandora, its representation in art, and its mythological and religious significance
    Pandora's senses the feminine character of the ancient text by Vered Lev Kenaan( file )
    2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,229 libraries worldwide
    Pandora gets jealous by Carolyn Hennesy( Book )
    13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
    Thirteen-year-old Pandy is hauled before Zeus and given six months to gather all of the evils that were released when the box she brought to school as her annual project was accidentally opened
    Pandora by Robert Burleigh( Book )
    3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
    Although Pandora has a house, gardens, and numerous gifts, she is drawn to the room that holds a forbidden jar. Is her curiosity a gift or a curse?
    Keep a lid on it, Pandora! by Kate McMullan( Book )
    3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 944 libraries worldwide
    In this modern version of Greek mythology, Hades, King of the Underworld, tells the real story of Pandora opening the box and releasing all the evils of mankind into the world
    Pandora gets vain by Carolyn Hennesy( Book )
    9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
    After capturing jealousy from a priestess in Crete, Pandy, her friends Alcie and Iole, and her little dog Dido, brave many obstacles as they travel to Egypt in search of the second of the seven evils--vanity
    Pandora the curious by Joan Holub( Book )
    4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 753 libraries worldwide
    Pandora is famous among her classmates at Mount Olympus Academy for being curious, but when one of the godboys brings a mysterious box to school, her curiosity about what is inside it will create more trouble than she could have imagined
    Pandora gets lazy by Carolyn Hennesy( Book )
    8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
    On their way to find the third evil, laziness, Pandy and her friends, Alcie, Iole, and Homer, face many dangers after Pandy falls from Apollo's chariot and her friends are captured by pirates who intend to sell them into slavery
    Pandora gets heart by Carolyn Hennesy( Book )
    5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
    Pandy, Alcie, Iole, and Homer face many dangers as they make their way to the sacred Mount Ida in Phrygia to capture another deadly evil--lust
    Pandora gets angry by Carolyn Hennesy( Book )
    6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 582 libraries worldwide
    As Pandy, Iole, and Homer travel to Baghdad to seek another deadly evil--rage--they face a lethal sandstorm and worse, while Alcie is aided by Persephone, the queen of the underworld
    Pandora gets greedy by Carolyn Hennesy( Book )
    4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
    Pandy, Alcie, Iole, and Homer travel to Rome to search for another deadly evil--greed--and encounter Julius Caesar, and the Roman gods
    Secrets of the book by Erin Fry( Book )
    1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
    Sixth-grader Spencer Lemon has no idea why he was chosen to protect Pandora's Book, a book that contains famous dead people who can be brought back to life. Soon he discovers there are other people interested in the book, people who may have evil intentions, and it's up to Spencer and his friends to protect the book and save the world
    Pandora's box by Lisl Weil( Book )
    2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
    Retells the Greek myth in which the beautiful Pandora, created by the gods, was sent to Earth with a special box she was not to open, an instruction she was not able to follow
    Pandora gets frightened by Carolyn Hennesy( Book )
    4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
    Pandy, Alcie, Iole, and Homer hunt for the worst Evil of all--Fear--in the dreaded underworld where Hera has been wreaking havoc and such infamous villains as Tantalus, Sisyphus, and The Danaids have been freed from their eternal punishments
    Pandora's box : the paradise of children by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )
    1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
    Rendition of the classic myth by the early American author, Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Do not open! : the story of Pandora's box by Joan Holub( Book )
    3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
    An easy-to-read retelling of the Greek myth of Pandora, whose curiosity leads her to open a box marked "Do Not Open!" and let loose all kinds of trouble
    Pandora by Gary Reed( Book )
    2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
    Presents the classic Greek myth of Pandora's box, describing how curiosity led her to open the forbidden box and let evil into the world, leaving only hope in the box
    Pandora's box : a Greek myth by Jean Marzollo( Book )
    4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
    Too curious for her own good, Pandora is given a beautiful box by the Greek god Zeus with specific instructions for it to never be opened, yet unable to follow the rules, Pandora does as she pleases and so sets free a flurry of bugs that wreak havoc in her happyhome
    Pandora tells all : not the curious kind by Nancy Loewen( Book )
    2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
    "Introduces the concept of point of view through Pandora's retelling of the classic Greek myth 'Pandora's Vase'"--
    Defying the gods ( visu )
    3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
    Greek mythology is filled with stories of the tragic fates that awaited those individuals whose poor judgment and excessive pride (or hubris) offended the gods. This video recounts the myths of the weaver Arachne, Daedalus and his reckless son Icarus, Prometheus the fire-stealer, and Pandora
 
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