The Gods of Greece and Rome
Courier Corporation, 1 de jan. de 2003 - 298 páginas
From famous denizens of Olympus to anonymous river nymphs and sea monsters, the deities of the ancient world populate the pages of this resource. Richly readable and informative, it defines the myths in terms of their influence on Western literature, and depicts the role of the deities in everyday life.
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DEMETER GAIACERES TELLUS
EROS AMOR AND PSYCHE
HADES PLUTO PERSEPHONE PROSERPINA AND THE LOWER WORLD
CHAPTER XV DIONYSOSBACCHUS
THE LESSER GODS
RHEA KYBELEMAGNA MATER
THE INFERIOR GODS OF THE SEA AND THE RIVERS
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