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Jane Ellen Harrison

Mythology by Jane Ellen Harrison is a comprehensive book that explores the myths and legends of ancient Greece. The author delves into the origins of these myths and their significance in Greek culture and society. The book covers a wide range of topics, including the gods and goddesses of Greek mythology, the creation myths, the Trojan War, and the heroes and heroines of Greek mythology.Harrison's writing is engaging and accessible, making the book an excellent resource for both scholars and general readers. She draws on a variety of sources, including ancient texts, archaeological evidence, and art, to provide a rich and nuanced understanding of Greek mythology.In addition to exploring the myths themselves, Harrison also examines their impact on literature, art, and culture throughout history. She discusses how these myths have been adapted and reinterpreted over time, and how they continue to influence contemporary culture.Overall, Mythology is a fascinating and informative book that offers a deep dive into the world of ancient Greek mythology. It is a must-read for anyone interested in this fascinating topic.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 15th, 2006
  • Pages: 180
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.41in - 0.60lb
  • EAN: 9781428605374
  • Categories: Folklore & MythologyAnthropology - Cultural & SocialAnthropology - Physical