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Her Words : An Anthology of Poetry about the Great Goddess by Muten, Burleigh

by Muten, Burleigh [ed]

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1999
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Boston: Shambhala, 1999 "Her Words" celebrates the return of the Great Goddess to the hearts and minds of women (and men) during the late twentieth century. The 140 poems chosen for this anthology span the ages, from the hymns to the goddess Inanna through biblical verses about Sophia and the works of the sixth century poet Sappho to the poetry… Read more
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The Traveler's Key to Ancient Greece : A Guide to the Sacred Places of Ancient Greece

by Geldard, Richard G.

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1989
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9780394556314
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New York: A.A.Knopf, 1989 ".devoted to the glorious temples, sanctuaries, theatres ,palaces, and sacred mountains, springs and caves, as well as the great sculpture, frescoes and mosaics inspired by the Greek gods." Places in Greece and the myths, legends and worship associated with them. 323p. illus.index. 1st.US Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Greek Gods, Human Lives : What We Can Learn from Myths

by Lefkowitz, Mary F

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2003
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New Haven, Ct: Yale University Press, 2003 The mythology of ancient Greece has fascinated readers for two millennia and has formed the basis of Western civilization. The Greek gods are a perennial source of delight because they seem so much like us: in their rages, their love affairs, and their obsession with honor, the gods often appear all too human.… Read more
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Greek Gods, Human Lives : What We Can Learn from Myths

by Lefkowitz, Mary F.

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New Haven, Ct: Yale University Press, 2003 The mythology of ancient Greece has fascinated readers for two millennia and has formed the basis of Western civilization. The Greek gods are a perennial source of delight because they seem so much like us: in their rages, their love affairs, and their obsession with honor, the gods often appear all too human.… Read more
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The Glory of Hera : Greek Mythology and the Greek Family

by Slater, Philip E.

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1992
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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1992 The ancient Athenians were "quarrelsome as friends, treacherous as neighbors, brutal as masters, faithless as servants, shallow as lovers--all of which was in part redeemed by their intelligence and creativity." Thus writes Philip Slater in this classic work on narcissism and family relationships in fifth-century Athenian society. Exploring a rich corpus of Greek mythology… Read more
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The Religion and Mythology of the Greeks

by Guthrie,W.K.C

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1964
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1964 This is fasicule # 2 intended as part of Volume II Chapter XL of the Cambridge Ancient History series - Revised edition, Volumes I & II [55p. Bibliography] "In order to make .[the CAH] .available to readers as soon as possible it will be issued, in the first instance, as fasicles. With some exceptions [each]… Read more
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Sources for the Study of Greek Religion

by Rice, David G. & Stambaugh, John E.

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1979
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9780891303473
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Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.: Scholars Press / Society for Biblical Literature, 1979 (Sources for Biblical Study #14). First Pbk.Ed... Softcover. As New.
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Five Stages of Greek Religion

by Murray, Gilbert

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1946
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London: Watts & Co., 1946 Studies based on a course of lectures on ancient Greek religious practices and beliefs,originally delivered April 1912 at Columbia University . ".be begins by describing the background of primitive and bloody rites that may still be dimly perceived through the clear surface of the Greek myths; continues with the classic religion of the Olympian Gods… Read more
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Epilegomena to the Study of Greek Religion AND Themis : a Study of the Social Origins of Greek Religion

by Harrison, Jane Ellen

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1962
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New York: University Books, 1962 Omnibus volume containing the texts of two classic works on Greek religion and mythology : "Epilegomena" from the first edition published CUP 1921, and "Themis" from the 2nd. edition CUP 1927. This is a genuine book, not a version you have to wait to get printed off from digital file . Clean crisp copy. Has… Read more
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Temples,and Sanctuaries of Ancient Greece : A Companion Guide

by Melas, Eva

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1970
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London: Thames & Hudson, 1970 "This collection of essays on the major centres of worship in ancient Greece is both a guidebook for the visitor (with site plans and photographs) and a general companion to the history and religion of the Greeks,exemplified in the archaeological evidence. " each article by a distinguished local expert 216p. maps.diagrams,plates.index. Published in the USA… Read more
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Temples,and Sanctuaries of Ancient Greece : A Companion Guide

by Melas, Eva

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London: Thames & Hudson, 1970 "This collection of essays on the major centres of worship in ancient Greece is both a guidebook for the visitor (with site plans and photographs) and a general companion to the history and religion of the Greeks,exemplified in the archaeological evidence. " each article by a distinguished local expert 216p. maps.diagrams,plates.index. Published in the USA… Read more
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Religion in Greece and Rome

by Rose,H.J.

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1959
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New York: Harper & Row, 1959 Originally published as "Ancient Greek Religion" (1946) and" Ancient Roman Religion" (1948) A few pages with light underlining. First Pbk.Ed... Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The Nature of Greek Myths.

by Kirk, G. S.

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1983
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London: Penguin., 1983 ".general analysis of the nature of myth is followed by a splendid account of the Greek myths." 332p. bibliography.index.. Reprint. Pbk. Very Good.
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Themis : A Study of the Social Origins of Greek Religion

by Harrison, Jane Ellen

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1922
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Cambridge: Cambridge U.P., 1922 With an Excursus on the Ritual Forms Preserved in Greek Tragedy By Gilbert Murray and a Chapter on the Origin of the Olympic Games By F. M. Cornford. 559p. Illus.( b & w) Slight shelfwear, especially to head & foot of spine, corners bumped.. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Gilbert Murray, F. M. Cornford.
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Dionysus: Myth and Cult

by Otto, Walter F.

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1981
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Dallas TX: Spring Pubns, 1981 Re-issue. Softcover. Very Good.
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Venus : The Lonely Goddess

by Erskine,John

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1949
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New York: William Morrow, 1949 "A deliciously provocative tale . Venus was a late-comer among the Olympian gods, and her origins were shrouded in mystery. Some said she had risen from the sea, but there was no certainty about it. As the young wife of Vulcan, she came to as human a family of gods as you're likely to meet.… Read more
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The Goddess of Love. The Birth, Triumph, Death and Return of Aphrodite

by Grigson, Geoffrey

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1978
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London: Quartet Books, 1978 236p. illus bibliography.index.. First Pbk.Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Astrology and Religion Among the Greeks and Romans

by Cumont, Franz

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1960
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New York: Dover, 1960 "The material in this book was originally a series of lectures given in 1912 under the auspices of the American Committe for Lectures on the History of Religions . leter expanded .for publication. .they form a readable, direct and throroughly nontechnical explanation of the sorce and developmen tof a belief that had enormous effect on Western… Read more
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Lost Goddesses of Early Greece : A Collection of Pre-Hellenic Myths

by Spretnak,Charlene

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1984
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Boston: Beacon Press, 1984 132p. illus bibliography. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Lost Goddesses of Early Greece : A Collection of Pre-Hellenic Myths

by Spretnak,Charlene

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Boston: Beacon Press, 1984 132p. illus bibliography. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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