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Mythology : Timeless tales of gods and heroes, 75th anniversary illustrated edition, Edith Hamilton

Label
Mythology : Timeless tales of gods and heroes, 75th anniversary illustrated edition
Title
Mythology
Title remainder
Timeless tales of gods and heroes, 75th anniversary illustrated edition
Statement of responsibility
Edith Hamilton
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of Greek, Roman, and Norse mythology including eight genealogical tables
Writing style
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211988
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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1867-1963
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Hamilton, Edith
Dewey number
290
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
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1040
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 9
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Savage, Steele
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True
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  • Mythology, Greek
  • Mythology, Classical
  • Mythology
  • Gods, Greek
Target audience
adult
Label
Mythology : Timeless tales of gods and heroes, 75th anniversary illustrated edition, Edith Hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: The Mythology of the Greeks -- The Greek and Roman Writers of Mythology -- pt. ONE THE GODS, THE CREATION, AND THE EARLIEST HEROES -- I.The Gods -- The Titans and the Twelve Great Olympians -- The Twelve Olympians Made Up a Divine Family -- The Lesser Gods of Olympus -- The Gods of the Waters -- The Underworld -- The Lesser Gods of Earth -- The Roman Gods -- II.The Two Great Gods of Earth -- Demeter (Ceres) -- Dionysus or Bacchus -- III.How the World & Mankind Were Created -- IV.The Earliest Heroes -- Prometheus and Io -- Europa -- The Cyclops Polyphemus -- Flower-Myths: Narcissus, Hyacinth, Adonis -- pt. TWO STORIES OF LOVE AND ADVENTURE -- I.Cupid and Psyche -- II.Eight Brief Tales of Lovers -- Pyramus and Thisbe -- Orpheus and Eurydice -- Ceyx and Alcyone -- Pygmalion and Galatea -- Baucis and Philemon -- Endymion -- Daphne -- Alpheus and Arethusa -- III.The Quest of the Golden Fleece -- IV.Four Great Adventures -- Phaethon --
  • Contents note continued: Pegasus and Bellerophon -- Otus and Ephialtes -- Daedalus -- pt. THREE THE GREAT HEROES BEFORE THE TROJAN WAR -- I.Perseus -- II.Theseus -- III.Hercules -- IV.Atalanta -- pt. FOUR THE HEROES OF THE TROJAN WAR -- I.The Trojan War -- Prologue: The Judgment of Paris -- The Trojan War -- II.The Fall of Troy -- III.The Adventures of Odysseus -- IV.The Adventures of Aeneas -- pt. I From Troy to Italy -- pt. II The Descent into the Lower World -- pt. III The War in Italy -- pt. FIVE THE GREAT FAMILIES OF MYTHOLOGY -- I.The House of Atreus -- Tantalus and Niobe -- Agamemnon and His Children -- Iphigenia among the Taurians -- II.The Royal House of Thebes -- Cadmus and His Children -- Oedipus -- Antigone -- The Seven against Thebes -- III.The Royal House of Athens -- Cecrops -- Procne and Philomela -- Procris and Cephalus -- Orithyia and Boreas -- Creusa and Ion -- pt. SIX THE LESS IMPORTANT MYTHS -- I.Midas---and Others -- Aesculapius -- The Danaids --
  • Contents note continued: Glaucus and Scylla -- Erysichthon -- Pomona and Vertumnus -- II.Brief Myths Arranged Alphabetically -- pt. SEVEN THE MYTHOLOGY OF THE NORSEMEN -- Introduction to Norse Mythology -- I.The Stories of Signy & Sigurd -- II.The Norse Gods -- The Creation -- The Norse Wisdom
Control code
000060805532
Isbn
9780316438520
Label
Mythology : Timeless tales of gods and heroes, 75th anniversary illustrated edition, Edith Hamilton
Publication
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: The Mythology of the Greeks -- The Greek and Roman Writers of Mythology -- pt. ONE THE GODS, THE CREATION, AND THE EARLIEST HEROES -- I.The Gods -- The Titans and the Twelve Great Olympians -- The Twelve Olympians Made Up a Divine Family -- The Lesser Gods of Olympus -- The Gods of the Waters -- The Underworld -- The Lesser Gods of Earth -- The Roman Gods -- II.The Two Great Gods of Earth -- Demeter (Ceres) -- Dionysus or Bacchus -- III.How the World & Mankind Were Created -- IV.The Earliest Heroes -- Prometheus and Io -- Europa -- The Cyclops Polyphemus -- Flower-Myths: Narcissus, Hyacinth, Adonis -- pt. TWO STORIES OF LOVE AND ADVENTURE -- I.Cupid and Psyche -- II.Eight Brief Tales of Lovers -- Pyramus and Thisbe -- Orpheus and Eurydice -- Ceyx and Alcyone -- Pygmalion and Galatea -- Baucis and Philemon -- Endymion -- Daphne -- Alpheus and Arethusa -- III.The Quest of the Golden Fleece -- IV.Four Great Adventures -- Phaethon --
  • Contents note continued: Pegasus and Bellerophon -- Otus and Ephialtes -- Daedalus -- pt. THREE THE GREAT HEROES BEFORE THE TROJAN WAR -- I.Perseus -- II.Theseus -- III.Hercules -- IV.Atalanta -- pt. FOUR THE HEROES OF THE TROJAN WAR -- I.The Trojan War -- Prologue: The Judgment of Paris -- The Trojan War -- II.The Fall of Troy -- III.The Adventures of Odysseus -- IV.The Adventures of Aeneas -- pt. I From Troy to Italy -- pt. II The Descent into the Lower World -- pt. III The War in Italy -- pt. FIVE THE GREAT FAMILIES OF MYTHOLOGY -- I.The House of Atreus -- Tantalus and Niobe -- Agamemnon and His Children -- Iphigenia among the Taurians -- II.The Royal House of Thebes -- Cadmus and His Children -- Oedipus -- Antigone -- The Seven against Thebes -- III.The Royal House of Athens -- Cecrops -- Procne and Philomela -- Procris and Cephalus -- Orithyia and Boreas -- Creusa and Ion -- pt. SIX THE LESS IMPORTANT MYTHS -- I.Midas---and Others -- Aesculapius -- The Danaids --
  • Contents note continued: Glaucus and Scylla -- Erysichthon -- Pomona and Vertumnus -- II.Brief Myths Arranged Alphabetically -- pt. SEVEN THE MYTHOLOGY OF THE NORSEMEN -- Introduction to Norse Mythology -- I.The Stories of Signy & Sigurd -- II.The Norse Gods -- The Creation -- The Norse Wisdom
Control code
000060805532
Isbn
9780316438520

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