Website is not availableFrom Odysseus's adventure-filled journey to the Norse god Odin's effort to postpone the final day of doom, Edith Hamilton's classic collection not only retells these stories with brilliant clarity but shows us how the ancients saw their own place in the world and how their themes echo in our consciousness today. Jump to. Sections of this page. Accessibility Help. Email or Phone Password Forgot account?
Mythology : Timeless tales of Gods and Heroes 75th Anniversary Illustrated Edition by Edith Hamilton
Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes, 75th Anniversary Illustrated Edition
The introduction includes commentary on the major classical poets used as sources, and on how changing cultures have led to changing characterizations of the deities and their myths. It is frequently used in high schools and colleges as an introductory text to ancient mythology and belief. The book contains an introduction and seven sections: . Most editions include drawings by American illustrator Steele Savage. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.