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Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: Two Handbooks of Greek Mythology
 

Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: Two Handbooks of Greek Mythology (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

Translated by Trzaskoma, Stephen M.
Translated by Smith, R. Scott

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By offering, for the first time in a single edition, complete English translations of Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae - the two most important surviving 'handbooks' of classical mythography - this volume enables readers to compare the two's versions of the most importan...t Greek and Roman myths. A General Introduction sets the Library and Fabulae into the wider context of ancient mythography; introductions to each text discuss in greater detail issues of authorship, aim, and influence. A general index, an index of people and geographic locations, and an index of authors and works cited by the mythographers are also included.
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ISBN 9780872208209
Publisher Misc - NewSouth
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series Hackett Classics
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ISBN-13 9780872208209
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Misc - NewSouth
Imprint Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
 › 1 other possible formats available
Author(s) Translated by Trzaskoma, Stephen M.
Translated by Smith, R. Scott
Series Hackett Classics
Category Literary Studies: Classical, Early & Medieval
Pre-Christian European & Mediterranean Religions
Myths & Mythology
Folklore
Number of Pages 328
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 228mm
Spine: 565mm
Dewey Code 292.13
Weight 453g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Mythology, Greek
NBS Text The Occult & Mythology
ONIX Text General/trade

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