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Stories of the old Greeks

by W. H. D. Rouse

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Published by Macmillan and co., limited in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Greece -- History -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W. H. D. Rouse.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF215 .R67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 136 p.
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6316756M
      LC Control Number35002306
      OCLC/WorldCa5802402

      The book is a work of high artistic order and like all of Kazantzakis novels contain important spiritual messages, as well as being plain old enjoyable and entertaining reading. The Last Temptation was Nikos Kazantzakis fiery masterpiece that nearly got him excommunicated from the Greek Orthodox Church.   Greek Mythology Books for Kids encourages the love and learning of Greek Mythology. Be captivated by 3 stories: Arachne and Athena, Pandora's Box, & Phaeton and Helios. Then, learn a little about 20 important figures that have influenced stories, art, and intrigued the imagination of the Brand: For Beginners Publishing,LLC.

        Well, first of all, I am going to mention that I do not recommend Robert Graves’s The Greek Myths (). The reason is because, while Graves is truly an excellent storyteller, the vast majority of the time he has literally no idea what he is talk. Stories of other lands / (New York: American Book Co., c), by James Johonnot, James Johonnot, D. Appleton and Company. prt, and American Book Company. pbl (page images at HathiTrust) Types of the short story: selected stories with reading lists: edited for school use / (Chicago: Scott, Foresman and Co., c), by Benjamin Alexander.

      Ancient Greek Stories. Explore some of the most famous and interesting stories from ancient Greek mythology. Stories. Adventures of Theseus. According to Greek mythology, Theseus was the son of Aethra, yet his father was unknown. At the time, Aethra supposedly had two suitors; King Aegeus of Athens, and Poseidon, God of the Sea.   The Story of the Greeks H. A. GUERBER ( - ) This book is a collection of stories and histories about the Ancient Greeks, including many of their famous myths! - .


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The characters that aren't the gods are Greek, but the gods are given their Roman names.4/5(). PREFACE The tales in this book are old; some of them, it may be, are even older than we suppose.

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