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The Resource Gods and heroes of the Greeks : the library of Apollodorus, translated with introd. and notes by Michael Simpson ; drawings by Leonard Baskin

Gods and heroes of the Greeks : the library of Apollodorus, translated with introd. and notes by Michael Simpson ; drawings by Leonard Baskin

Label
Gods and heroes of the Greeks : the library of Apollodorus
Title
Gods and heroes of the Greeks
Title remainder
the library of Apollodorus
Statement of responsibility
translated with introd. and notes by Michael Simpson ; drawings by Leonard Baskin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • gre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Apollodorus
Dewey number
292/.2/11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1922-2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Simpson, Michael
  • Baskin, Leonard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Mythology, Greek
Label
Gods and heroes of the Greeks : the library of Apollodorus, translated with introd. and notes by Michael Simpson ; drawings by Leonard Baskin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of Vivliothēkē, often formerly believed to be the work of Apollodorus, the Athenian grammarian, but now generally ascribed to a later Apollodorus
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Theogony, the rape of Persephone, the battle of the gods and giants -- Prometheus, Deucalion, and Pyrrha and their children, the children and grandchildren of Aeolus -- Jason, the Argonauts, Medea and the Golden Fleece -- The family of Inachus, including Io, Bellerophon, and Perseus -- Heracles and the sons of Heracles -- The family of Agenor: Europa, Cadmus, and Minos; Cadmus' founding of Thebes; Oedipus; the seven against Thebes; the Epigoni -- The family of Pelasgus, including Lycaon, Callisto, and Arcas; Atalanta; the family of Atlas, including Hermes; Asclepius; the birth of Helen; Castor and Pollux; Helen's marriage with Menelaus; Dardanus and the Trojan line; the founding of Troy; Priam and his children; the family of Asopus, including Aeacus, Peleus, and Telamon, and Achilles and Ajax -- The kings of Athens -- Theseus -- Pelops' marriage with Hippodamia; his sons, Atreus and Thyestes; Thyestes' banquet; Aegisthus, son of Thyestes; Agamemnon and Menelaus, sons of Atreus, and their marriages with Clytemnestra and Helen -- The Trojan War -- The returns, including Agamemnon's death and the return of Menelaus -- The return and death of Odysseus
Control code
ocm02020087
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 311 pages
Isbn
9780870232060
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
75032489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2020087
Label
Gods and heroes of the Greeks : the library of Apollodorus, translated with introd. and notes by Michael Simpson ; drawings by Leonard Baskin
Publication
Note
Translation of Vivliothēkē, often formerly believed to be the work of Apollodorus, the Athenian grammarian, but now generally ascribed to a later Apollodorus
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Theogony, the rape of Persephone, the battle of the gods and giants -- Prometheus, Deucalion, and Pyrrha and their children, the children and grandchildren of Aeolus -- Jason, the Argonauts, Medea and the Golden Fleece -- The family of Inachus, including Io, Bellerophon, and Perseus -- Heracles and the sons of Heracles -- The family of Agenor: Europa, Cadmus, and Minos; Cadmus' founding of Thebes; Oedipus; the seven against Thebes; the Epigoni -- The family of Pelasgus, including Lycaon, Callisto, and Arcas; Atalanta; the family of Atlas, including Hermes; Asclepius; the birth of Helen; Castor and Pollux; Helen's marriage with Menelaus; Dardanus and the Trojan line; the founding of Troy; Priam and his children; the family of Asopus, including Aeacus, Peleus, and Telamon, and Achilles and Ajax -- The kings of Athens -- Theseus -- Pelops' marriage with Hippodamia; his sons, Atreus and Thyestes; Thyestes' banquet; Aegisthus, son of Thyestes; Agamemnon and Menelaus, sons of Atreus, and their marriages with Clytemnestra and Helen -- The Trojan War -- The returns, including Agamemnon's death and the return of Menelaus -- The return and death of Odysseus
Control code
ocm02020087
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 311 pages
Isbn
9780870232060
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
75032489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2020087

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