The Heroes of the Greeks

The Heroes of the Greeks

by Carl Kerényi
     
 
In this companion to C. Kerenyi's classic The Gods of the Greeks, he presents theheroes of Greek mythology who preoccupied the minds of the ancient Greeks no less than the gods themselves. The compelling narrative is based throughout on original sources and complemented by illustrations from vase paintings and genealogical tables of celebrated and less celebrated

Overview

In this companion to C. Kerenyi's classic The Gods of the Greeks, he presents theheroes of Greek mythology who preoccupied the minds of the ancient Greeks no less than the gods themselves. The compelling narrative is based throughout on original sources and complemented by illustrations from vase paintings and genealogical tables of celebrated and less celebrated mythical figures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780500270493
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Publication date:
08/28/1978
Pages:
1
Product dimensions:
5.37(w) x 8.34(h) x 1.33(d)

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