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By Ken Dowden,Niall Livingstone

ISBN-10: 1118785169

ISBN-13: 9781118785164

ISBN-10: 140511178X

ISBN-13: 9781405111782

A significant other to Greek Mythology provides a sequence of essays that discover the phenomenon of Greek fable from its origins in shared Indo-European tale styles and the Greeks’ contacts with their jap Mediterranean neighbours via its improvement as a shared language and thought-system for the Greco-Roman global.

  • Features essays from a prestigious overseas group of literary experts
  • Includes insurance of Greek myth’s intersection with historical past, philosophy and religion
  • Introduces readers to subject matters in mythology which are usually inaccessible to non-specialists
  • Addresses the Hellenistic and Roman classes in addition to Archaic and Classical Greece

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