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Classical Mythology in Literature, Art, and Music

by Philip Mayerson

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Published by Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Myths & mythology,
  • The Arts: General Issues,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Ancient - General,
  • History - General

  • Edition Notes

    Focus Texts: For Classical Language Study

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages509
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8796408M
    ISBN 101585100366
    ISBN 109781585100361

    Description: Originally published in the s, this standard illustrated work covers the gods and heroes of the Classical world, with special emphasis on the influence Classical mythology has had on literature, art and music in Western civilization. Designed for high school and college level courses in departments of Classics and humanities. The Survival of Classical Mythology 24 The Nature of Roman Mythology 25 The Survival of Classical Mythology in Literature and Art 26 Classical Mythology in Music and Film Notes Select Bibliography The Greek Spelling of Names Index of Book Edition: 9th

      The authors also examine the enduring survival of classical mythology in the fields of art, literature, music, dance, and film. Classical Mythology, Seventh Edition, enables students to explore the fascinating nature of Greek and Roman gods, goddesses, heroes, and heroines and to appreciate the most significant ancient sources of classical. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Classical Mythology in Literature, Art and Music by Philip Mayerson (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at .

    Classical Mythology in Literature, Art, and Music (Focus Texts: For Classical Language Study) Philip Mayerson Published by Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company (). Classical mythology is a term often used to designate the myths belonging to the Greek and Roman traditions. The myths are believed to have been acquired first by oral tradition, entering since Homer and Hesiod (ca. BC) the literate era; later works by those who studied or collected the myths, or sometimes all literary works relating to mythology, are known as mythography and those who.


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