Images And InsightsBook - 1995
An introduction to Greek and Roman mythology combining theoretical treatment of myth with primary literature and art. Incorporates selections and complete works of Greco-Roman myths such as Hesiod's Theogony, the Homeric hymns, and Ovid's Metamorphoses, with critical introductions and discussion and review questions. Discusses Greek myth's concepts and divinities, contrasts Greek and Roman myth, modern art and literature incorporating mythology. Includes a separate chapter devoted to the Great Goddess. Includes b&w illustrations. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: Mountain View, Calif. : Mayfield Pub. Co., c1995.
Characteristics: xxi, 1065 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.