6 edition of The Illustrated Dictionary of Greek & Roman Mythology found in the catalog.
The Illustrated Dictionary of Greek & Roman Mythology
September 25, 1993
by Random House Value Publishing
Written in English
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Smith, William, A new classical dictionary of Greek and Roman biography, mythology and geography, partly based upon the dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology (New York, Harper & Bros., ), also by Charles Anthon (page images at HathiTrust). Greek Mythology. From Lost Goddesses Of Early Greece to The Traveler's Key To Ancient Greece, from Religion In Greece and Rome to The Jason Voyage, we can help you find the greek mythology books you are looking the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy from .
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This is a great book if you just need to look up some quick information on a Greek or Roman god. It does go into detail on some of the more important characters like Hercules, but most just have a few paragraphs. My main complaint is that even though it says "Greek AND ROMAN Mythology" about 75% of the characters covered are Greek in Edition: 3rd. Make Offer - A Dictionary of Greek & Roman Antiquities William Smith, John Murray London GREECE Painted By John Fulleylove A and C Black Illustrated Greeks $
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This is a DICTIONARY that lists every and all Greek and Roman Gods, Goddesses, human heroes, places of significance, etc. Just as in any dictionary, these are short summaries just enough information to give you a fairly good understanding of /5(6).
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The Illustrated A-Z Of Classic Mythology: The Legends Of Ancient Greece, Rome And The Norse /5(20). The characters are from Greek and Roman Mythology.
It is interesting to know that at one The writer Michael Stapleton is an excellent writer and has written books about various cultures Mythologies.
My favorite parts of the book were when he was describing the events and heroic deeds some of the characters such as Hercules or Perseus preformed/5. : The Illustrated Dictionary of Greek and Roman Mythology (Library of The Illustrated Dictionary of Greek & Roman Mythology book world's myths and legends) () by Michael Stapleton and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(37).
A wonderful book on Mythology, readable,just like a fiction has wonderful pictures in it as well as the explantion of the Gods,and Titans are just is a wonderful book on reference as well as a must have for ancient history and mythology ular is the details and explanation of Heracles, with all his labours.5/5(1).
The Illustrated Dictionary of Greek and Roman Mythology (Library of the world's myths and legends) (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. The Illustrated Dictionary of Greek and Roman Mythology (Library of the world's myths and legends) Author.
Michael Stapleton & Steward Perowne. Publisher. Peter Bedrick Books. Originally published: A dictionary of Greek and Roman mythology.
London ; New York: Hamlyn, Includes bibliographical references (p. )Pages: Originally published: A dictionary of Greek and Roman mythology. London ; New York: Hamlyn, Description: pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Series Title: Library of the world's myths and legends.
Other Titles: Greek and Roman mythology. Dictionary of Greek and roman mythology: Responsibility: Michael Stapleton ; introduction by Stewart. Internet Archive BookReader Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. Author. Smith, William, Sir, Collections.
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The illustrated dictionary of Greek and Roman mythology by Michael Stapleton,P. Bedrick Books edition, in English - 1st American : Jenny March’s acclaimed Dictionary of Classical Mythology, first published in but long out of print, has been extensively revised and expanded including a completely new set of beautiful line-drawing illustrations for this Oxbow edition.
It is a comprehensive A – Z guide to Greek and Roman mythology. Since Plato first coined the term 'mythologia', mythology has come to hold greater significance and power as a crucial element of civilization as a whole. Written by a leading scholar of ancient civilizations, A Dictionary of World Mythology presents the powerful gods of Greece, Rome, and Scandinavia, the more mystical deities of Buddhist and Hindu India, and the stern spirits of the Author: Arthur Cotterell.
A dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology / by various writers; edited by William Smith. Illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. Volume: v.1 () (Reprint) by Smith, William, ed. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at : Hardcover. Oct 4, - greek idea's illustration.
See more ideas about Illustration, Greek, Greek myths pins. The illustrated dictionary of Greek and Roman mythology by Michael Stapleton; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Classical Mythology, Dictionaries, Mythologie ancienne, Mythologie, Romeinse oudheid, Griekse oudheid, Dictionnaires anglais.
This volume is comparable to, but not as visually exciting as, Neil Philip's Myths & Legends Explained (DK, ), and less text heavy than Michael Stapleton's The Illustrated Dictionary of Greek and Roman Mythology (Random, ).5/5(1).
The ancient Romans had a rich mythology and, while much of it was derived from their neighbors and predecessors, the Greeks, it still defined the rich history of the Roman people as they eventually grew into an writers such as Ovid and Virgil documented and extended the mythological heritage of the ancient Mediterranean to gives us such long-lasting and iconic Author: Donald L.
Wasson. An encyclopedic A-to-Z guide, this beautifully illustrated volume offers hundreds of rich, fascinating definitions of major and minor characters, creatures, and places of classical mythology.
Classical Mythology A-to-Z is a comprehensive and engrossing guide to Greek and Roman mythology. Get this from a library. Illustrated dictionary of mythology: heroes, heroines, gods, and goddesses from around the world. [Philip Wilkinson; Neil Philip] -- Organized by geographic region and with characters from the same stories and episodes grouped together, this comprehensive book is an excellent reference tool.
Legendary heroes appear with their. The Chiron Dictionary of Greek and Roman Mythology. Chiron Pages Illustrated ISBN: Only available in paperback. A pocket guide presenting concise information on the mythology of Greek and Roman cultures from Abdera to Zeuxippe, including gods, goddesses, heroes, kings and queens.
Contents 8 Introduction vii Map of the Greek World, c. – b.c. xii Map of Rome and Vicinity, c. – b.c. xiii A-to-Z Entries 1 Selected Bibliography Index His three-volume Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology is also reissued in six parts in the Cambridge Library Collection.
The present work is a massive achievement, running to well over a million words and copiously illustrated throughout with line by: Buy The Usborne Illustrated Guide to Greek Myths and Legends by Evans, Cheryl, Millard, Anne, Matthews, Rodney (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.
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