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Translated by Trzaskoma, Stephen M.; Smith, R. Scott
By offering translations of both Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fables , this book helps students to explore the differences and similarities between the two mythographers' versions of the best-known early Greek myths.
Edited by Trzaskoma, Stephen M.; Smith, R. Scott; Brunet, Stephen; Other primary creator Palaima, Thomas G.
This Second Edition offers selections from key Near Eastern texts -- the Babylonian Epic of Gilgamesh, Epic of Creation (Enuma Elish), and Atrahasis; the Hittite Song of Emergence; and the flood story from the book of Genesis -- thereby enabling students to explore the many simil...arities between ancient Greek and Mesopotamian mythology and enhancing its reputation as the best and most complete collection of its kind.Read more
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By Chariton; Xenophon; Translated by Trzaskoma, Stephen M.
Includes translations of the earliest preserved novels in ancient Greek that offer us a glimpse of the beginning of prose fiction in the western world.
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Contains the English translations of Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae - the two important surviving 'handbooks' of classical mythography. This work discusses the issues of authorship, aim, and influence. It also includes an index of people and geographic locations, and a...n index of authors and works cited by the mythographers.Read more
Edited by Smith, R. Scott; Trzaskoma, Stephen M.
The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Mythography is the first comprehensive examination of ancient writings that systematized and interpreted the mythical tradition, providing an authoritative overview from the archaic period to the Renaissance.
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