ISBN-10:
0872208206
ISBN-13:
2900872208208
Pub. Date:
03/01/2007
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: Two Handbooks of Greek Mythology / Edition 1

Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: Two Handbooks of Greek Mythology / Edition 1

by Stephen M. Trzaskoma

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Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: Two Handbooks of Greek Mythology / Edition 1

By offering, for the first time in a single edition, complete English translations of Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae--the two most important surviving "handbooks" of classical mythography--this volume enables readers to compare the two's versions of the most important Greek and Roman myths. A General Introduction sets the Library and Fabulae into the wider context of ancient mythography; introductions to each text discuss in greater detail issues of authorship, aim, and influence. A general index, an index of people and geographic locations, and an index of authors and works cited by the mythographers are also included.

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ISBN-13: 2900872208208
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date: 03/01/2007
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Stephen M. Trzaskoma is Professor of Classics, University of New Hampshire.

R. Scott Smith is Associate Professor of Classics, University of New Hampshire.

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