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Mythos

Author: Stephen Fry
Publisher: [London, UK] : [Penguin], [London] : Penguin Books Ltd, [2nd November 2017] 2017. ℗2017
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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The Greek myths are amongst the greatest stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as varied as Shakespeare, Michelangelo, James Joyce and Walt Disney. They are embedded deeply in the traditions, tales and cultural DNA of the West. You'll fall in love with Zeus, marvel at the birth of Athena, wince at Cronus and Gaia's revenge on Ouranos, weep with King Midas and hunt with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Fry
ISBN: 9781405934329 1405934328
OCLC Number: 1036224741
Notes: Title from disc label.
"The Greek myths retold"--Container.
Publisher, place of publication and date of publication from Penguin website (viewed April 4, 2018).
Statement "unabridged" and copyright date of sound recording from container.
Performer(s): Read by Stephen Fry.
Description: 14 audio CDs (approximately 15 hr., 30 min.) ; case 15 x 14 x 4 cm
Responsibility: Stephen Fry.

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The Greek myths are amongst the greatest stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as varied as Shakespeare, Michelangelo, James Joyce and Walt Disney. They are embedded deeply in the traditions, tales and cultural DNA of the West. You'll fall in love with Zeus, marvel at the birth of Athena, wince at Cronus and Gaia's revenge on Ouranos, weep with King Midas and hunt with the beautiful and ferocious Artemis. Spellbinding, informative and moving, Stephen Fry's Mythos perfectly captures these stories for the modern age - in all their rich and deeply human relevance.

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