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Greeks and Trojans

by Warner,Rex

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1953
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First Pbk.Ed.
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London: Penguin, 1953 A novelized retelling of the stories of the Trojan War. .A vintage copy of the original Penguin edition. First Pbk.Ed.. Original Wraps. Good > Very Good.
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The Tale of Troy Retold from the Ancient Authors By Roger Lancelyn Green

by Green, Roger Lancelyn

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Published
1978
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Reprint
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9780140301205
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London: Puffin/Penguin., 1978 Re-telling for children of the story of the Trojan War. 216p. illus map. Text tight and neat, but slight weat to paper cover. Reprint. Pbk. Good > Very Good. Illus. by Pauline Baynes.
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The Jason Voyage : The Quest for the Golden Fleece

by Severin,Tim

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Published
1985
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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9780671498139
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1985 Reconstruction of the Argo and of her voyage under sail and oar from Greece to Colchis (Georgia) - an exciting quest,with illustrations. \ 262p.plates.illus. maps. . 2 Copies. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear. Illus. by Drawings by Trondur Patursson.
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The Jason Voyage : The Quest for the Golden Fleece.

by Severin,Tim

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1985
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Fine
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1st UK Edition
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London: Hutchinson, 1985 Reconstruction of the Argo and of her voyage under sail and oar from Greece to Colchis (Georgia) - an exciting quest,with illustrations. 262p.plates.illus. maps. Name of previous owner on ffep, else fine.. 1st UK Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Drawings by Trondur Patursson.
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The Tale of Troy Retold from the Ancient Authors By Roger Lancelyn Green

by Green, Roger Lancelyn

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1978
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9780140301205
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London: Puffin/Penguin., 1978 Re-telling for children of the story of the Trojan War. 216p. illus map. Name of previous owner, else fine. Reprint. Pbk. Near Fine. Illus. by Pauline Baynes.
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The Jason Voyage : The Quest for the Golden Fleece

by Severin,Tim

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1985
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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9780671498139
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1985 Reconstruction of the Argo and of her voyage under sail and oar from Greece to Colchis (Georgia) - an exciting quest,with illustrations.262p.plates.illus. maps. . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine - Slight Chips. Illus. by Drawings by Trondur Patursson.
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The Jason Voyage : The Quest for the Golden Fleece.

by Severin,Tim

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Published
1986
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Fine
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Reprint
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9780099461807
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London: Arrow, 1986 Reconstruction of the Argo and of her voyage under sail and oar from Greece to Colchis (Georgia) - an exciting quest,with illustrations. . Reprint. Pbk.. Fine. Illus. by Drawings by Trondur Patursson.
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The Poems of Hesiod: Theogony, Works and Days, and the Shield of Herakles

by Hesiod

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2017
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New
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1st Pbk Edition
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9780520292864
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University of California Press, 2017 In this new translation of Hesiod Barry B. Powell gives an accessible, modern verse rendering of these vibrant texts, essential to an understanding of early Greek myth and society. With stunning color images that help bring to life the contents of the poems and notes that explicate complex passages, Powell’s fresh renditions provide an exciting… Read more
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American Women and Classical Myths

by Staley, Gregory A. [ed.]

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2008
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1st US Ed..
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9781932792850
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Waco TX: Baylor University Press, 2008 A collection of essays that explores the paradoxical attitudes that women in the US have exhibited over a span of more than two centuries. It examines the attempts of several influential American women, including Margaret Fuller, Edith Hamilton and Hilda Doolittle, to interpret myth for an audience that distrusted it.281p, illus bibliography Note on… Read more
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Sanctuaries of the Goddess : The Sacred Landscapes & Objects

by Streep, Peg

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Published
1994
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As New
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1st.US Ed..
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9780821221150
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Boston: Bulfinch Press, 1994 A well ilustrated historical and spiritual journey and an exploration of ancient sacred sites in Europe and the Near East. [Well illustrated Chapter 4 The Cyclades; Chapter 9 Greece] 222p. plates (some col.) bibliography.index [NOTE A large format heavy volume] . 1st.US Ed... Hardcover. As New/As New.
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The Quest for Theseus

by Ward, A.G.

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1970
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1st.US Edition.
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New York: Praeger, 1970 Illustrated account of the legends surrounding Theseus, Ariadne and the Labyrinth of Crete, with a survey of the Bronze Age in Crete and the Aegean. 281p. plates (some col) bibliography.index.. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Hercules. Ja¨mte efterskrift av Sten Lindroth och ordfo¨rklaringar av Carl Ivar Stahle

by Stiernhielm, Georg [Stiernhielmi, Georgi]

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Published
1957
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Facsimile Edition
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Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksells/ Gebers Forlag , 1957 Stiernhielm [1598-1672) was the first Swedish poet to apply the verse meters of antique poets to the Swedish language, modifying their principle of long and short syllables to a principle of stressed and unstressed syllables, which better suits the phonology of Swedish. His most famous is "Hercules", an epic poem in… Read more
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The Parthenon Enigma: A New Understanding of The West's Most Iconic Building and the People Who Made it

by Connelly, Joan Breton

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2014
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1st US Edition
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9780307593382
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New York: A.A.Knopf, 2014 Built in the fifth century b.c., the Parthenon has been venerated for more than two millennia as the West’s ultimate paragon of beauty and proportion. Since the Enlightenment, it has also come to represent our political ideals, the lavish temple to the goddess Athena serving as the model for our most hallowed civic architecture. But how… 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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Published
1989
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Near Fine
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1st.US Ed..
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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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Olympian Plays: A Comprehensive Introduction to Greek Mythology Written in Television Script Form

by Raguso, Viola M

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Published
1989
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Fine
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Reprint.
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9780961967406
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V.M. Raguso: Olympian Plays, 1989 Most people think of the immortals and mortals in Mythology as staid and remote individuals, as remote from them in character as they are in time. But if one reads Mythology as a panarama of life, then the personages become very personal. For example, Zeus is the Supreme Ruler of the Universe, but he is… Read more
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Myths of the Greeks and Romans

by Grant,Michael

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Published
1962
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Reprint.
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9780451626936
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New York: Mentor, 1962 432 p. illus,maps.bibliography,index . Reprint.. Pbk. Good.
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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
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1st US Ed..
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9780300101454
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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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Four Ages of Man : The Classical Myths

by Macpherson, Jay

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1962
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1st Can Ed.
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Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1962 The ancient myths of Greece and Rome set out in four phases - creation and coming of the gods, pastoral life and ordering of the seasons, adventures and labours of the heroes, war, tragic tales and decline into history. 211p. maps on endpapers. 1st Can Ed.. Paper Covered Boards. Good>Very Good.
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The Glory of Hera : Greek Mythology and the Greek Family

by Slater, Philip E.

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Published
1992
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Good
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1st Pbk Ed..
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9780691002224
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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 Jason Voyage : The Quest for the Golden Fleece.

by Severin,Tim

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1985
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1st UK Edition.
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London: Hutchinson, 1985 Reconstruction of the Argo and of her voyage under sail and oar from Greece to Colchis (Georgia) - an exciting quest,with illustrations. HC 262p.plates.illus. maps.. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Drawings by Trondur Patursson.
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