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
     
 

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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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:
9781443754958
Publisher:
Potter Press
Publication date:
10/07/2008
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.94(d)

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