Skip to content

Dictionary of Classical Mythology

ISBN-10: 0553257765

ISBN-13: 9780553257762

Edition: N/A

Authors: J. E. Zimmerman

List price: $7.99
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Description:

"A knowledge of classical mythology is  indispensable in understanding and appreciating much of  the great literature, sculpture, and painting of  both the ancients and the moderns. Unless we know  the marvelous stories of the deities and heroes of  the ancients, their great literature and art as  much later work down to the present day will remain  unintelligible. Through the centuries from  Chaucer, Spencer, Shakespeare, and Milton on, not only  the major writers but also hundreds of lesser  writers have retold the old tales or used them as a  point of departure for new interpretations in terms  of contemporary problems and psychology."--From  author's Introduction
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $7.99
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 6/1/1983
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 4.25" wide x 6.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.330
Language: English