Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome

Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome

by E. Berens
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Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by E. Berens

CONTENTS.
PART I.-MYTHS.
Introduction,
FIRST DYNASTY.
Origin of the World-
Uranus and Gæa (Cœlus and Terra),
SECOND DYNASTY.
Cronus (Saturn),
Rhea (Ops),
Division of the World,
Theories as to the Origin of Man,
THIRD DYNASTY.
OLYMPIAN DIVINITIES-
Zeus (Jupiter),
Hera (Juno),
Pallas-Athene (Minerva),
Themis,
Hestia (Vesta),
Demeter (Ceres),
Aphrodite (Venus),
Helios (Sol),
Eos (Aurora),
Phœbus-Apollo,
Hecate,
Selene (Luna),
Artemis (Diana),
Hephæstus (Vulcan),
Poseidon (Neptune),

SEA DIVINITIES-
Oceanus,
Nereus,
Proteus,
Triton and the Tritons,
Glaucus,
Thetis,
Thaumas, Phorcys, and Ceto,
Leucothea,
The Sirens,
Ares (Mars),
Nike (Victoria),
Hermes (Mercury),
Dionysus (Bacchus or Liber),
Aïdes (Pluto),
Plutus,
MINOR DIVINITIES-
The Harpies,
Erinyes, Eumenides (Furiæ, Diræ),
Moiræ or Fates (Parcæ),
Nemesis,
Night and Her Children-
Nyx (Nox),
Thanatos (Mors), Hypnus (Somnus),
Morpheus,
The Gorgons,
Grææ,
Sphinx,
Tyche (Fortuna) and Ananke (Necessitas),
Ker,
Ate,
Momus,
Eros (Cupid, Amor) and Psyche,
Hymen,
Iris,
Hebe (Juventas),
Ganymedes,

The Muses,
Pegasus,
The Hesperides,
Charites or Graces,
Horæ (Seasons),
The Nymphs,
The Winds,
Pan (Faunus),
The Satyrs,
Priapus,
Asclepias (Æsculapius),
ROMAN DIVINITIES-
Janus,
Flora,
Robigus,
Pomona,
Vertumnus,
Pales,
Picus,
Picumnus and Pilumnus,
Silvanus,
Terminus,
Consus,
Libitina,
Laverna,
Comus,
Camenæ,
Genii,
Manes,
Penates,
PUBLIC WORSHIP OF THE ANCIENT GREEKS AND ROMANS-
Temples,
Statues,
Altars,
Priests,
Sacrifices,
Oracles,
Soothsayers,

Augurs,
Festivals,
GREEK FESTIVALS-
Eleusinian Mysteries,
Thesmophoria,
Dionysia,
Panathenæa,
Daphnephoria,
ROMAN FESTIVALS-
Saturnalia,
Cerealia,
Vestalia,
PART II.-LEGENDS.
Cadmus,
Perseus,
Ion,
Dædalus and Icarus,
The Argonauts,
Pelops,
Heracles,
Bellerophon,
Theseus,
The Seven against Thebes,
The Epigoni,
Alcmæon and the Necklace,
The Heraclidæ,
The Siege of Troy,
Return of the Greeks from Troy,

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781466268753
Publisher: CreateSpace
Publication date: 09/13/2011
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.82(d)

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The Myths And Legends Of Ancient Greece And Rome (Large Print Edition) 3.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 110 reviews.
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This is not a collection of mthys, it is much closer to a textbook. If you don't want a textbook, don't buy it!
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Is there any rds that arent real words? Please respond........... Thanks ~ ; ) S.M.M.
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