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The Little Big Book of Classical Mythology

Anne McRae

The Little Big Book of Classical Mythology

by Anne McRae

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Published by McRae Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages976
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9188816M
ISBN 108860980364
ISBN 109788860980366
OCLC/WorldCa174970387

The Everything Classical Mythology Book: Greek and Roman Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters from Ares to Zeus by Lesley Bolton avg rating — ratings. From early creation stories to classical hero narratives and the recurring theme of the afterlife, experience each myth and unravel the meanings behind the stories, getting to the [ ] Skip to content [email protected] - ; The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained Ebook $ The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained.

A Big Little Book is the fusion of a novel with comic book in that it's like a simplistic novel with some pictures. Big Little Books generally have a hard cover and are about inches by inches in size. Big Little Books were produced from until the present, although the most well known and collectible Big Little Books are the vintage. More than 80 classic myths retold and explained, from early creation beliefs to classical hero narratives and the recurring theme of the afterlife. The latest title in the bestselling Big Ideas series, The Mythology Book explores the compelling worlds and characters depicted in myths and legends.

  The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained Hardcover – May 15 by DK (Author) out of 5 From early creation stories to classical hero narratives and the recurring theme of the afterlife, experience each myth and unravel the meanings behind the stories, getting to the heart of the importance of mythology to different cultures Reviews:   Annabel Lyon, The Golden Mean () Rather than adapting a classical myth per se, Lyon inhabits the minds of two ancient-historical figures shrouded in mythic significance: Aristotle, “the greatest mind of all time,” and his young pupil, Alexander the two characters are a study in opposite temperaments—Aristotle is icy-blooded and rational, Alexander moody and passionate—and.


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"The Little Big Book of Classical Mythology in the Visual Arts" Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Alexander. out of 5 stars Incredible little art book. Reviewed in the United States on J I was blown away by the composition and beauty of this deceptively small item.

It is small in height and length but of many very 5/5(2). The Little Big Book of Classical Mythology in the Visual Arts book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Mitologija. Klasikini /5. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Little Big Book of Classical Mythology at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.

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This little book focuses on a variety of those fascinating gods and goddesses and some of the lessons they've been teaching people since long ago—with a few wild and crazy tales to boot.

Here are just a few of the interesting facts you'll find in Classical Mythology: Head of a crocodile, body of a lioness, rear of a hippopotamus, Ammut was a Author: The Little Big Book of Classical Mythology book Bailey-Mucker.

This book is not great on detail but it gives a good overview of mythologies from various world cultures, not just Greek and Roman, which many such books have done in the past.

A more detailed coverage of world mythology can be found in Donna Rosenberg’s treatment of the subject (World Mythology: An Anthology of Great Myths and Epics).Reviews: The Library of Greek Mythology (a.k.a. the Bibliotheca) is the only work that survives from classical antiquity that attempts to provide a comprehensive account of all – or at least large parts – of Greek mythology.

As such, it’s long been one of the main ancient sources that scholars have used to piece together Greek mythology. The only work of its kind to survive from classical antiquity, the Library of Apollodorus is a unique guide to Greek mythology, from the origins of the universe to the Trojan War.

Apollodorus’ Library has been used as a source book by classicists from the time of its compilation in the 1st-2nd century BC to the present, influencing writers.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF HISTORY® BOOKS compendium of mythology, he called it The Age of Fable; or, Stories of Gods and Heroes, but that toward the end of the same century an editor renamed the book, giving it the title by which it is commonly known today, Bulfinch’s Mythology (Hansen –26).

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Pages Mother Goose, HARDCOVER Big Little Book #RARE!. $ I've been reading the Big Ideas Simply Explained series for awhile, as a method of expanding my general knowledge. Sometimes entries in the brand miss (I'm looking at you, The Psychology Book), and sometimes they hit, but overall I'd deem The Mythology Book a success/5(32).

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Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes is a book written by Edith Hamilton, published in by Little, Brown and Company. It has been reissued since then by several publishers, including its 75th anniversary illustrated edition.

It retells stories of Greek, Roman, and Norse mythology drawn from a variety of sources. The introduction includes commentary on the major classical poets used. To be truly familiar with Greek mythology, you really should know a good portion of the allusions Ovid makes.

For Adults With More Advanced Knowledge For those already familiar with Bulfinch, the next book to pick up is Timothy Gantz' Early Greek Myths, although this is a 2-volume reference work, rather than a book to read. Download books» Culture» The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Big Ideas) The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Big Ideas) ISBN: From early creation stories to classical hero narratives and the recurring theme of the afterlife, experience each myth and unravel the meanings behind the stories, getting to.

Eighty of the world''s greatest myths and characters, from the gods of Greek mythology to the Norse heroes, retold and explained with engaging text and bold graphics. From early creation stories to classical hero narratives and the recurring theme of the afterlife, experience each myth and unravel the meanings behind the stories, getting to the heart of the importance of mythology to.

Discover our selection of Mythology books for children: Greek and Roman Myths, Gods and Heroes, Percy Jackson's adventures and more. Books and graphic novels about mythology.

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It’s a free Tor short story that retells the myth from Iphigenia’s point of view. Helen in Egypt by H.D. H.D., initials for Hilda Doolittle, was a poet at the beginning of the 20th century. This is a book length poem that reimagines the Helen myth.

Greek Mythology Books Showing of 3, The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1) by. Rick Riordan (Goodreads Author) (shelved times as greek-mythology) avg rating — 1, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read.The title of this book is Characters from Classical Mythology and it was written by Malcolm Day.

This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by B.E.S. and has a total of pages in the book. Classical Mythology, and the remaining books in the Best Modern-day Greek Mythology list are textbooks; skip to the Best Mythology books from the past if textbooks aren’t for you.

Scroll further for more. Classical Mythology is one of, if not the longest running Mythology textbook to exist, on the 11th edition now.