Bulfinch's Mythology - The Age of Fable / The Age of Chivalry / Legends of Charlemagne

Bulfinch's Mythology - The Age of Fable / The Age of Chivalry / Legends of Charlemagne

by Thomas Bulfinch, Sabra Moore
     
 

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A beautiful gift edition of Thomas Bulfinch's classic retelling of famous myths and folk legends, with interpretive essays by Princeton classics professor Richard P. Martin. See more details below

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A beautiful gift edition of Thomas Bulfinch's classic retelling of famous myths and folk legends, with interpretive essays by Princeton classics professor Richard P. Martin.

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Contains all of Bulfinch's original text along with his notes and introductions to The Age of fable, The Age of chivalry, and Legends of Charlemagne. Commentaries by Princeton U. classicist and mythologist Richard Martin introduce each myth and legend with comments comparing Bulfinch's interpretations with current scholarship and teaching. Includes appendixes of proverbial expressions from the text, lists of illustrative passages from the poets, and a dictionary (no pronunciation). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780062700254
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
12/28/1991
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
768
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 10.38(h) x 2.18(d)

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