Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greece

ISBN9780385365833
PublisherRandom House Inc.
PublishedMay 29, 2018
Pages768
AuthorGustav Schwab
FormatLeatherbound Hardcover
Weight1.0 Kg.
Height9.2 in.
Width6.0 in.
Depth1.8 in.

Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greece

Gustav Schwab

Leatherbound Hardcover

May 29, 2018

From fire-stealing Prometheus to scene-stealing Helen of Troy, from Jason and his golden fleece to Oedipus and his mother, this collection of classic tales from Greek mythology demonstrates the inexhaustible vitality of a timeless cultural legacy. These stories of heroes and powerful gods and goddesses are set forth simply and movingly, in language that retains the power and drama of the original works by Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, and Homer.

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Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greece

Gustav Schwab

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ISBN9780385365833
PublisherRandom House Inc.
PublishedMay 29, 2018
Pages768
AuthorGustav Schwab
FormatLeatherbound Hardcover
Weight1.0 Kg.
Height9.2 in.
Width6.0 in.
Depth1.8 in.

Synopsis

From fire-stealing Prometheus to scene-stealing Helen of Troy, from Jason and his golden fleece to Oedipus and his mother, this collection of classic tales from Greek mythology demonstrates the inexhaustible vitality of a timeless cultural legacy. These stories of heroes and powerful gods and goddesses are set forth simply and movingly, in language that retains the power and drama of the original works by Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, and Homer.

Buy Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greece (Leatherbound) by Gustav Schwab at Fully Booked online and at Fully Booked branches in the Philippines.

Editorial Reviews

“A superb volume, the keystone for any home library.”

– The New Yorker

“A book to be grateful for. . . . Schwab retells the legends of ancient Greece with splendid vigor and charm.”

– Commonweal