Bulfinch's Mythology (Leatherbound Classics)

ISBN9781626861695
PublisherSimon & Schuster, Inc.
PublishedSeptember 22, 2014
Pages704
AuthorThomas Bulfinch
FormatLeatherbound Hardcover
Weight1.1 Kg.
Height9.2 in.
Width6.2 in.
Depth1.6 in.

Bulfinch's Mythology (Leatherbound Classics)

Thomas Bulfinch

Leatherbound Hardcover

September 22, 2014

Legendary tales of myth and romance written so everyone can enjoy the stories!

Can’t keep all your gods and goddesses straight? Wondering about mythological references in classic literature? Bulfinch’s Mythology offers approachable accounts of ancient legends in a compilation of the works of Thomas Bulfinch, banker and Latinist. This volume includes all three of Bulfinch’s original titles: The Age of FableThe Age of Chivalry, and The Legends of Charlemagne. Bulfinch states his purpose for the book clearly: “Our work is not for the learned, nor for the theologian, nor for the philosopher, but for the reader of English literature...who wishes to comprehend the allusions so frequently made by public speakers, lecturers, essayists, and poets, and those which occur in polite conversation.” This compilation was widely used as the authoritative text on mythology in schools for over a century.

Get Bulfinch's Mythology (Leatherbound Classics) by Thomas Bulfinch and other mythology books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.

Bulfinch's Mythology (Leatherbound Classics)

Thomas Bulfinch

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ISBN9781626861695
PublisherSimon & Schuster, Inc.
PublishedSeptember 22, 2014
Pages704
AuthorThomas Bulfinch
FormatLeatherbound Hardcover
Weight1.1 Kg.
Height9.2 in.
Width6.2 in.
Depth1.6 in.

Synopsis

Legendary tales of myth and romance written so everyone can enjoy the stories!

Can’t keep all your gods and goddesses straight? Wondering about mythological references in classic literature? Bulfinch’s Mythology offers approachable accounts of ancient legends in a compilation of the works of Thomas Bulfinch, banker and Latinist. This volume includes all three of Bulfinch’s original titles: The Age of FableThe Age of Chivalry, and The Legends of Charlemagne. Bulfinch states his purpose for the book clearly: “Our work is not for the learned, nor for the theologian, nor for the philosopher, but for the reader of English literature...who wishes to comprehend the allusions so frequently made by public speakers, lecturers, essayists, and poets, and those which occur in polite conversation.” This compilation was widely used as the authoritative text on mythology in schools for over a century.

Get Bulfinch's Mythology (Leatherbound Classics) by Thomas Bulfinch and other mythology books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.

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