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Athena and The Olive Tree and Other Greek Myths 12934270 фото Athena and The Olive Tree and Other Greek Myths 12934270
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ATHENA AND THE OLIVE TREE Tempers flare as Athena, goddess of war, vies with Poseidon, god of the sea, for the right to name the lovely new city on the hill. WHO IS THE FAIREST ONE OF ALL? When too many mortals are cluttering up the world, it's up to Zeus, king of th... www.bookvoed.ru
Athena and The Olive Tree and Other Greek Myths 12934270 фото Athena and The Olive Tree and Other Greek Myths 12934270
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ATHENA AND THE OLIVE TREE Tempers flare as Athena, goddess of war, vies with Poseidon, god of the sea, for the right to name the lovely new city on the hill. WHO IS THE FAIREST ONE OF ALL? When too many mortals are cluttering up the world, it's up to Zeus, king of th... www.bookvoed.ru
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No one loves and quarrels, desires and deceives as boldly or brilliantly as Greek gods and goddesses. In Stephen Frys vivid retelling we gaze in wonder as wise Athena is born from the cracking open of the great head of Zeus and follow doomed Persephone into the dark ... www.bookvoed.ru
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The Greek myths have intrigued countless generations of readers with their exciting tales of adventure, calamity, and conquest. This entertaining collection — excellently retold for young audiences by Bob Blaisdell — invites children to relive the memorab... www.litres.ru
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"Myths of Greece and Rome" is a complete story of the Greek pantheon made by one of the most prominent classicists, Jane Harrison. By presenting the main Greek gods, Harrison tries to go way back to the past and trace the roots of the ancient Greek belief in the time... www.litres.ru
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On a mountain which was a chosen haunt for the Greek God Pan is an olive grove, and a fearful, human-like olive tree within it. www.litres.ru
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On a mountain which was a chosen haunt for the Greek God Pan is an olive grove, and a fearful, human-like olive tree within it. www.litres.ru
Hermes Tricks The Gods and Other Greek Myths 12934515 фото Hermes Tricks The Gods and Other Greek Myths 12934515
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These powerful and drama-packed retellings feature a host of well-known Greek gods and goddesses, magically brought to life by Tony Ross's lively illustrations. Hermes Tricks the Gods/Two Loves of Apollo/Halcyone Days: Jokey little Hermes brings a smile to everyone's... www.bookvoed.ru
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Eight favourite Greek myths - illustrated in colourful, cartoon-strip style! The Greek myths are among the greatest, most exciting stories ever told and feature some of the world's best loved heroes and heroines. In this book, you'll find the stories of Theseus, conq... www.labirint.ru
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Myths of Babylonia and Assyria is a comprehensive study on the mythology and history of the ancient Mesopotamia. The book starts with a historical summary of the rise and decline of Babylon and Assyria, before it moves to scholar analyses of myths and legends of Baby... www.litres.ru
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"Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome " is a comprehensive mythology collection, presenting all the major and minor gods of Rome and Greece, with descriptions of festivals and retellings of major mythological stories. The author, thoroughly details each Greek... www.litres.ru
Baby Professor Jupiter and Mars: Borrowed Gods?- Children Baby Professor Jupiter and Mars: Borrowed Gods?- Children's Greek & Roman Myths 56486947
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In this educational book, we're going to go over the Roman and Greek gods of Jupiter and Mars. Learning about myths will help you to better understand the cultures, traditions and belief of peoples who have long passed. Read slowly and try to understand the meanings ... www.litres.ru
Baby Professor Jupiter and Mars: Borrowed Gods?- Children Baby Professor Jupiter and Mars: Borrowed Gods?- Children's Greek & Roman Myths 56486947
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In this educational book, we're going to go over the Roman and Greek gods of Jupiter and Mars. Learning about myths will help you to better understand the cultures, traditions and belief of peoples who have long passed. Read slowly and try to understand the meanings ... www.litres.ru
Baby Professor Famous Demigods and Their Parents- Children Baby Professor Famous Demigods and Their Parents- Children's Greek & Roman Myths 56486972
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Inject the very wonderful and lively Greek and Roman myths in your children’s systems because they have tons to learn from them. This reference book features the famous demigods and their parents for your kids to meet and communicate. Widen your children’s perspectiv... www.litres.ru
Bulfinch Thomas Bulfinch Bulfinch Thomas Bulfinch's Greek and Roman Mythology 57230122
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First published in 1855, Bulfinch's Mythology has introduced generations of readers to the great myths of Greece and Rome, as well as time-honored legends of Norse mythology, medieval, and chivalric tales, Oriental fables, and more. Readers have long admired Bulfinch... www.litres.ru
Baby Professor A Dangerous Journey to the Underworld- Children Baby Professor A Dangerous Journey to the Underworld- Children's Greek & Roman Myths 56487682
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Schools don't just teach children all facts and real things. In literature, they also introduce myths because of their context, mysteries and creativity. This book brings your kids to a dangerous journey to the underworld giving emphasis on the Greek and Roman mythol... www.litres.ru
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STEP INTO ANOTHER WORLD - OF MAGIC, MAYHEM, MONSTERS AND MANIACAL GODS - IN STEPHEN FRY'S MOMENTOUS SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, MYTHOS 'A romp through the lives of ancient Greek gods. Fry is at his story-telling best . . . the gods will be pleased' Times Discover Stephe... www.labirint.ru
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"Myth, Ritual and Religion" in 2 volumes is one of the best-known works by a Scottish author Andrew Lang first published in 1887, in which he explained the «irrational» elements of mythology as survivals from more primitive forms. This carefully crafted e-artnow eboo... www.litres.ru
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A fascinating collection of labyrinths and puzzles set in Ancient Greece. Find your way out of a maze on each page in this stunningly intricate book from the creators of Maps. Discover the legendary labyrinths of Ancient Greece, as well as the myths and stories that ... www.labirint.ru
Andrew Lang Myth, Ritual and Religion (Vol. 1&2) 64297555 фото Andrew Lang Myth, Ritual and Religion (Vol. 1&2) 64297555
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"Myth, Ritual and Religion" in 2 volumes is one of the best-known works by a Scottish author Andrew Lang first published in 1887, in which he explained the «irrational» elements of mythology as survivals from more primitive forms. Volume 1: Systems of Mythology New S... www.litres.ru
Andrew Lang Myth, Ritual and Religion (Vol. 1&2) 64297555 фото Andrew Lang Myth, Ritual and Religion (Vol. 1&2) 64297555
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"Myth, Ritual and Religion" in 2 volumes is one of the best-known works by a Scottish author Andrew Lang first published in 1887, in which he explained the «irrational» elements of mythology as survivals from more primitive forms. Volume 1: Systems of Mythology New S... www.litres.ru
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A collection of nineteen Greek myths and legends features such tales as "The Story of Prometheus," "The Wanderings of Heracles," "The Quest of the Golden Fleece," and "The First Fall of Troy." www.labirint.ru
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The third edition of Ancient Greek Civilization is a concise, engaging introduction to the history and culture of ancient Greece from the Minoan civilization to the age of the Roman Empire. Explores the evolution and development of Greek art, literature, politics, an... www.litres.ru
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Exploring Greek Myth offers an extensive discussion of variant forms of myths and lesser-known stories, including important local myths and local versions of PanHellenic myths. Clark also discusses approaches to understanding myths, allowing students to gain an appre... www.litres.ru
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The Greek myths are so much part of our culture that we tend to forget how they entered it in the first place. Visual sources - vase paintings, engraved gems and sculpture in bronze and stone - often pre-date references to the myths in literature, or offer alternativ... www.labirint.ru
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This clear and accurate exposition of Greek political thought offers a comprehensive exploration of the works of Plato and Aristotle. Students of political science and the history of Western philosophy will appreciate its insights into the sources of state power, the... www.litres.ru
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This clear and accurate exposition of Greek political thought offers a comprehensive exploration of the works of Plato and Aristotle. Students of political science and the history of Western philosophy will appreciate its insights into the sources of state power, the... www.litres.ru
Greek Myths 479785 фото Greek Myths 479785
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A beautiful collection of some of the best-known Greek myths, full of brave heroes, terrifying monsters, powerful gods & great adventures. Vibrant illustrations & careful retelling bring the myths to life for children of all ages. Features 16 stories including Pandor... www.labirint.ru
Greek Myths 479785 фото Greek Myths 479785
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A beautiful collection of some of the best-known Greek myths, full of brave heroes, terrifying monsters, powerful gods & great adventures. Vibrant illustrations & careful retelling bring the myths to life for children of all ages. Features 16 stories including Pandor... www.labirint.ru
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Herman Melville (1819 — 1891) was an American poet and novelist of the American Renaissance, best known for his allusive adventure novel "Moby-Dick." Mysterious and unpredictable, the "Pierre: or, The Ambiguities" contains all the good and intriguing features of the ... www.labirint.ru
Henry Rowe Schoolcraft The Myth of Hiawatha and Other Oral Legends 65105840 фото Henry Rowe Schoolcraft The Myth of Hiawatha and Other Oral Legends 65105840
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The Myth of Hiawatha and Other Oral Legends is a collection of Native American myths and legends collected and edited by Henry Schoolcraft. This book is one of the most authentic collections of Indian myths because Schoolcraft faithfully recored every world of storyt... www.litres.ru
Henry Rowe Schoolcraft The Myth of Hiawatha and Other Oral Legends 65105840 фото Henry Rowe Schoolcraft The Myth of Hiawatha and Other Oral Legends 65105840
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The Myth of Hiawatha and Other Oral Legends is a collection of Native American myths and legends collected and edited by Henry Schoolcraft. This book is one of the most authentic collections of Indian myths because Schoolcraft faithfully recored every world of storyt... www.litres.ru
Baby Professor Medusa and Her Curse-Children Baby Professor Medusa and Her Curse-Children's Greek & Roman Myths 56486707
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Here’s another myth that has survived the tests of time. It has been passed on from one generation to the next, thereby preserving the lessons it brings. If you would notice, most of the Greek and Roman myths deal with curses and powers, which would pretty much descr... www.litres.ru
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Boom! Pow! Crash! Greek Gods as you've never seen them before! The strong, larger-than-life heroes of the Olympians can summon lightning, control the sea, turn invisible, or transform themselves into any animal they choose. Superheroes? No! Greek gods. The ancient pa... www.labirint.ru
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Since its sovereign debt crisis in 2009, Greece has been living under austerity, with no apparent end in sight. This volume explores the effects of policies pursued by the Greek state since then (under the direction of the Troika), and how Greek society has responded... www.litres.ru
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In the fifth installment of the Olympians series of graphic novels, author/artist George O'Connor turns the spotlight on that most mysterious and misunderstood of the Greek gods, Poseidon: Earth Shaker. Thrill to such famous myths as Theseus and the Minotaur, Odysseu... www.labirint.ru
O`Connor George Poseidon. Earth Shaker 776723 фото O`Connor George Poseidon. Earth Shaker 776723
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In the fifth installment of the Olympians series of graphic novels, author/artist George O'Connor turns the spotlight on that most mysterious and misunderstood of the Greek gods, Poseidon: Earth Shaker. Thrill to such famous myths as Theseus and the Minotaur, Odysseu... www.labirint.ru
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The Myths of Mexico & Peru is a detailed study on the history and mythology of ancient Aztecs and Incas, providing valuable information to allow understanding into the background of Latin American heritage. The book includes tales of the myths of creations, legends o... www.litres.ru
Erminio Monteleone Olive Oil Sensory Science 43580691 фото Erminio Monteleone Olive Oil Sensory Science 43580691
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The olive oil market is increasingly international. Levels of consumption and production are growing, particularly in “new” markets outside the Mediterranean region. New features of product optimization and development are emerging, and along with them new marketing ... www.litres.ru
Erminio Monteleone Olive Oil Sensory Science 43580691 фото Erminio Monteleone Olive Oil Sensory Science 43580691
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The olive oil market is increasingly international. Levels of consumption and production are growing, particularly in “new” markets outside the Mediterranean region. New features of product optimization and development are emerging, and along with them new marketing ... www.litres.ru
E.M. Berens The Myths & Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome 50800175 фото E.M. Berens The Myths & Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome 50800175
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This eBook edition of «The Myths & Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome» has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. A comprehensive collection of all the major and minor gods of Rome and Greece, with descriptions of... www.litres.ru
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For many centuries the Trojan War occupies minds and thoughts of many great writers and scientists all around the world. Whether there is any historical reality behind it or it is just a legend, the war is one of the most important events in Greek mythology and has b... www.litres.ru
Sappho The Poems of Sappho and the Other Greek Lyricists 54920420 фото Sappho The Poems of Sappho and the Other Greek Lyricists 54920420
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The nine lyric poets were a canon of archaic Greek composers esteemed by the scholars of Hellenistic Alexandria as worthy of critical study. The most famous of which is probably Sappho, who was born sometime between 630 and 612 BCE on the Greek island of Lesbos. The ... www.litres.ru
Sappho The Poems of Sappho and the Other Greek Lyricists 54920420 фото Sappho The Poems of Sappho and the Other Greek Lyricists 54920420
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The nine lyric poets were a canon of archaic Greek composers esteemed by the scholars of Hellenistic Alexandria as worthy of critical study. The most famous of which is probably Sappho, who was born sometime between 630 and 612 BCE on the Greek island of Lesbos. The ... www.litres.ru
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The Oresteia, consists of the three tragedies Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers and The Eumenides. This trilogy of plays, written a number of years B.C.E., dramatizes one of the earliest, most culturally significant myths of Ancient Greek civilization—how a series of r... www.litres.ru
Stephen Hupp Great Myths of Adolescence 42166171 фото Stephen Hupp Great Myths of Adolescence 42166171
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A research-based guide to debunking commonly misunderstood myths about adolescence Great Myths of Adolescence contains the evidence-based science that debunks the myths and commonly held misconceptions concerning adolescence. The book explores myths related to sex, d... www.litres.ru
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A research-based guide to debunking commonly misunderstood myths about adolescence Great Myths of Adolescence contains the evidence-based science that debunks the myths and commonly held misconceptions concerning adolescence. The book explores myths related to sex, d... www.litres.ru
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A research-based guide to debunking commonly misunderstood myths about adolescence Great Myths of Adolescence contains the evidence-based science that debunks the myths and commonly held misconceptions concerning adolescence. The book explores myths related to sex, d... www.litres.ru
The Mythology Book 716289 фото The Mythology Book 716289
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More than 80 classic myths retold and explained, from early creation beliefs to classical hero narratives and the recurring theme of the afterlife. The latest title in the bestselling Big Ideas series, The Mythology Book explores the compelling worlds and characters ... www.labirint.ru
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Myths & Legends of the Polynesians is an account of the history, art and mythology of the Polynesian peoples.The Polynesians had many myths and legends, but through the ages they had been circulated by word of mouth, and not recorded. They were recalled from the vast... www.litres.ru
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In Mortgage Myths, Realtor Ralph Roberts and mortgage consultant Chip Cummings take aim at the 77 mortgage myths that prevent so many would-be homeowners and real estate investors from pursuing their dreams of homeownership. You’ll learn the difference between good a... www.litres.ru
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In Mortgage Myths, Realtor Ralph Roberts and mortgage consultant Chip Cummings take aim at the 77 mortgage myths that prevent so many would-be homeowners and real estate investors from pursuing their dreams of homeownership. You’ll learn the difference between good a... www.litres.ru
Lang Jean A Book of Myths 63894425 фото Lang Jean A Book of Myths 63894425
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A Book of Myths is a collection of folk tales, legends and mythology from all over the world, assembled by Jean Lang. The book contains the myths of the North and of the South, legends of the East and of the West, with the study and analysis, as the author draws para... www.litres.ru
Группа авторов A Companion to Greek Democracy and the Roman Republic 34408440 фото Группа авторов A Companion to Greek Democracy and the Roman Republic 34408440
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A Companion to Greek Democracy and the Roman Republic offers a comparative approach to examining ancient Greek and Roman participatory communities. Explores various aspects of participatory communities through pairs of chapters—one Greek, one Roman—to highlight compa... www.litres.ru
Группа авторов A Companion to Greek Democracy and the Roman Republic 34408440 фото Группа авторов A Companion to Greek Democracy and the Roman Republic 34408440
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A Companion to Greek Democracy and the Roman Republic offers a comparative approach to examining ancient Greek and Roman participatory communities. Explores various aspects of participatory communities through pairs of chapters—one Greek, one Roman—to highlight compa... www.litres.ru
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Who could tell the true stories of the gods and goddesses of Olympus better than modern-day demigod Percy Jackson? In this action-packed tour of Greek mythology, Percy gives his hilarious personal views on the feuds, fights and love affairs of the Olympians. Want to ... www.bookvoed.ru
Sarah P. Doughty The Christmas Tree and Other Christmas Tales 65066272 фото Sarah P. Doughty The Christmas Tree and Other Christmas Tales 65066272
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The Christmas Tree and Other Christmas Tales is a collection of 13 beautiful and warmhearted children's stories. Table of Contents: Playing Santa Claus Nothing to Give Willie's Gold Dollar The Thanksgiving Party A Christmas Story April Fool's Day The Christmas Tree A... www.litres.ru
Sarah P. Doughty The Christmas Tree and Other Christmas Tales 65066272 фото Sarah P. Doughty The Christmas Tree and Other Christmas Tales 65066272
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The Christmas Tree and Other Christmas Tales is a collection of 13 beautiful and warmhearted children's stories. Table of Contents: Playing Santa Claus Nothing to Give Willie's Gold Dollar The Thanksgiving Party A Christmas Story April Fool's Day The Christmas Tree A... www.litres.ru
Olive Schreiner Dreams 64251630 фото Olive Schreiner Dreams 64251630
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Dreams is a collection of beautifully written short stories based on author's dreams and life on a farm in South Africa. In Dreams depicts Olive Schreiner her fascinating looks on the world. Olive Schreiner (1855 –1920) was a South African author, anti-war campaigner... www.litres.ru
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When Julie Angus visits her relatives in Syria, where they continue a centuries-old tradition of making olive oil, she understands that the olive is at the very core of who they are. Her curiosity piqued, she begins to wonder about the origins and history of this fru... www.litres.ru
Olive Schreiner Dreams 54967455 фото Olive Schreiner Dreams 54967455
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Dreams is a collection of beautifully written short stories based on author's dreams and life on a farm in South Africa. In Dreams depicts Olive Schreiner her fascinating looks on the world. Olive Schreiner (1855 –1920) was a South African author, anti-war campaigner... www.litres.ru
Werner E Myths and Legends of China - The Original Classic Edition 56151492 фото Werner E Myths and Legends of China - The Original Classic Edition 56151492
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Historical and informative, this book offers an exploratory look at china through the examination of its myths and legends. Western myths and legends are juxtaposed with the eastern myths and legends which you will find entertaining. This is an educational book which... www.litres.ru
John Arnott MacCulloch Celtic Mythology (Illustrated Edition) 63883140 фото John Arnott MacCulloch Celtic Mythology (Illustrated Edition) 63883140
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Celtic Mythology is a study on ancient folk tales and legends of old Ireland, Wales and other Celtic regions, which remained a precious legacy to their illustrative history. The book deals with different aspects of folklore and mythology: myths of the creation, tales... www.litres.ru
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Nathaniel Hawthorne was an American novelist, a dark romantic, and short story writer. Tanglewood Tales are incomparable retellings of Greek myths. And stories in A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys are all stories within an another story. Williams College student, Eust... www.labirint.ru
Hawthorne Nathaniel Tales 656672 фото Hawthorne Nathaniel Tales 656672
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Nathaniel Hawthorne was an American novelist, a dark romantic, and short story writer. Tanglewood Tales are incomparable retellings of Greek myths. And stories in A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys are all stories within an another story. Williams College student, Eust... www.labirint.ru
Euripides Heracles and Other Plays 54916980 фото Euripides Heracles and Other Plays 54916980
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Euripides, along was Sophocles and Aeschylus, is responsible for the great rise of Greek tragedy. It was in the 5th Century BC, during the height of Greece's cultural bloom, that Euripides lived and worked. Of his roughly ninety-two plays, only seventeen tragedies su... www.litres.ru
John Ruskin The Queen of the Air: Being a Study of the Greek Myths of Cloud and Storm 51299231 фото John Ruskin The Queen of the Air: Being a Study of the Greek Myths of Cloud and Storm 51299231
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"The Queen of the Air: Being a Study of the Greek Myths of Cloud and Storm" by John Ruskin. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or ... www.litres.ru
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This book argues, from a distinctly Eastern Orthodox perspective, for the inseparability of classical Hellenism from the Greek patristic tradition, postulating a common striving for truth in both domains and laying emphasis on the contributions of the ancients and Gr... www.litres.ru
Jan Hanuš Máchal Slavic Myths & Legends 64245520 фото Jan Hanuš Máchal Slavic Myths & Legends 64245520
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Slavic Myths & Legends is a comprehensive study on myths, folklore and legends of the Slavic people settled in Eastern and Central Europe with a meticulous approach to the spirits and ghouls found in Slavic mythical beliefs. Thorough and comprehensive research covers... www.litres.ru
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This is a unique introduction to Greek tragedy that explores the plays as dramatic artifacts intended for performance and pays special attention to construction, design, staging, and musical composition. Written by a scholar who combines his academic understanding of... www.litres.ru
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This is a unique introduction to Greek tragedy that explores the plays as dramatic artifacts intended for performance and pays special attention to construction, design, staging, and musical composition. Written by a scholar who combines his academic understanding of... www.litres.ru
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This classic collection contains myths, legends, and folklore of the principal Wabanaki, or northeastern Algonquin Indians, i.e. the Passamaquoddies and Penobscots of Maine and the Micmacs of New Brunswick. Most of this material was gathered directly from Indian narr... www.litres.ru
Группа авторов Ancient Non-Greek Rhetorics 56292542 фото Группа авторов Ancient Non-Greek Rhetorics 56292542
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Ancient Non-Greek Rhetorics contributes to the recovery and understanding of ancient rhetorics in non-Western cultures and other cultures that developed independently of classical Greco-Roman models. Contributors analyze facets of the rhetorics as embedded within the... www.litres.ru
Группа авторов Ancient Non-Greek Rhetorics 56292542 фото Группа авторов Ancient Non-Greek Rhetorics 56292542
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Ancient Non-Greek Rhetorics contributes to the recovery and understanding of ancient rhetorics in non-Western cultures and other cultures that developed independently of classical Greco-Roman models. Contributors analyze facets of the rhetorics as embedded within the... www.litres.ru
Plautus The Pot of Gold and Other Plays 54912388 фото Plautus The Pot of Gold and Other Plays 54912388
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The ancient Roman writer Plautus is one of the most important playwrights in Western Civilization. «The Pot of Gold and Other Plays» captures his genius with a collection of famous plays performed in the Roman theatre. Plautus adapted most of his plays from earlier G... www.litres.ru
Группа авторов A Companion to Greek Warfare 65813277 фото Группа авторов A Companion to Greek Warfare 65813277
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Provides a broad and deep exploration of  ancient Greek and Macedonian warfare   A Companion to Greek Warfare  is an authoritative survey of all major areas in the field of Greek and Macedonian military history, covering diverse&nbs... www.litres.ru
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From even before the time of Alexander the Great, the Greek gods spread throughout the Mediterranean, carried by settlers and largely adopted by the indigenous populations. By the third century b.c., gods bearing Greek names were worshipped everywhere from Spain to A... www.litres.ru
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“The Library of Greek Mythology” is a classic source of Greek mythology, heroes, and legend. Also known as the “Library of Apollodorus”, or the “Bibliotheca of Pseudo-Apollodorus”, this definitive compendium dates originally from the first or second century A.D. The ... www.litres.ru
James Mooney Cherokee Mythology (Illustrated Edition) 51094575 фото James Mooney Cherokee Mythology (Illustrated Edition) 51094575
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This eBook has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. The myths given in this book are part of a large body of material collected among the Cherokee, chiefly in successive field seasons from 1887 to 1890, inclusiv... www.litres.ru
Charles JD Dickens The Haunted House, and Other Stories 57209172 фото Charles JD Dickens The Haunted House, and Other Stories 57209172
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The Haunted House, and Other Stories<br><br>Table Of Contents<br>THE HAUNTED HOUSE<br>NO. 1 BRANCH LINE: THE SIGNAL-MAN<br>THE BOOTS AT THE HOLLY-TREE INN www.litres.ru
Jacqueline Paterson Memory A Tree in Your Pocket 39777597 фото Jacqueline Paterson Memory A Tree in Your Pocket 39777597
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Be inspired by the myth, magic and wisdom of trees This ebook edition of Tree Wisdom explores the world of trees.It includes concise descriptions of 17 different trees, and reveals the fascinating myths and legends, magical properties and healing powers that surround... www.litres.ru
Группа авторов A Companion to Greek Literature 34421510 фото Группа авторов A Companion to Greek Literature 34421510
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A Companion to Greek Literature presents a comprehensive introduction to the wide range of texts and literary forms produced in the Greek language over the course of a millennium beginning from the 6th century BCE up to the early years of the Byzantine Empire. Featur... www.litres.ru
John Addington Symonds Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol. 1&2) 64229010 фото John Addington Symonds Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol. 1&2) 64229010
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"Studies of the Greek Poets" in 2 volumes is one of the best-known works by the English poet and literary critic John Addington Symonds that features a comprehensive survey of Greek poetry. This carefully crafted e-artnow ebook is formatted for your eReader with a fu... www.litres.ru
Mark D. Fullerton Greek Sculpture 34416870 фото Mark D. Fullerton Greek Sculpture 34416870
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Greek Sculpture presents a chronological overview of the plastic and glyptic art forms in the ancient Greek world from the emergence of life-sized marble statuary at the end of the seventh century BC to the appropriation of Greek sculptural traditions by Rome in the ... www.litres.ru
Olive Thorne Miller Upon The Tree-Tops 51157847 фото Olive Thorne Miller Upon The Tree-Tops 51157847
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"Upon The Tree-Tops" by Olive Thorne Miller. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we i... www.litres.ru
O`Connor George Zeus. King of the Gods 776724 фото O`Connor George Zeus. King of the Gods 776724
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George O'Connor is a Greek mythology buff and a classic superhero comics fan, and he's out to remind us how much our pantheon of superheroes (Superman, Batman, the X-Men, etc) owes to mankind's ORIGINAL superheroes: the Greek pantheon. In OLYMPIANS, O'Connor draws fr... www.labirint.ru
Karatassos P.. Modern Greek Cooking 471948 фото Karatassos P.. Modern Greek Cooking 471948
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Moving beyond familiar rustic, old-fashioned Greek fare are the delicious and unique offerings of premier chef, Pano Karatassos, tailored for the home cook.These 100 best-loved recipes served at Chef Pano’s award-winning Atlanta restaurant, Kyma, showcase his inspira... www.respublica.ru
Aristophanes Lysistrata and Other Plays 54924636 фото Aristophanes Lysistrata and Other Plays 54924636
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Greek playwright Aristophanes spins wonderful stories combining politics, satire, and classic Greek gods in this collection of «Lysistrata and Other Plays.» «Lysistrata» focuses on the women of Greece whose husbands leave for the Peloponnesian War. The women do not c... www.litres.ru
Stephen Colvin A Brief History of Ancient Greek 34407800 фото Stephen Colvin A Brief History of Ancient Greek 34407800
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A Brief History of Ancient Greek accessibly depicts the social history of this ancient language from its Indo-European roots to the present day. Explains key relationships between the language and literature of the Classical period (500 – 300 BC) Provides a social hi... www.litres.ru
T. W. Rolleston Celtic Mythology 50437591 фото T. W. Rolleston Celtic Mythology 50437591
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This edition of Celtic Myths and Legends represents a selected collection of Irish tales, Welsh myths & Arthurian legends. There are numerous stories from the Celtic mythology but also there are facts about their history and religion, about where they came from, wher... www.litres.ru
Wees Hans van A Companion to Archaic Greece 33817398 фото Wees Hans van A Companion to Archaic Greece 33817398
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A systematic survey of archaic Greek society and culture which introduces the reader to a wide range of new approaches to the period. The first comprehensive and accessible survey of developments in the study of archaic Greece Places Greek society of c.750-480 BCE in... www.litres.ru
Wees Hans van A Companion to Archaic Greece 33817398 фото Wees Hans van A Companion to Archaic Greece 33817398
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A systematic survey of archaic Greek society and culture which introduces the reader to a wide range of new approaches to the period. The first comprehensive and accessible survey of developments in the study of archaic Greece Places Greek society of c.750-480 BCE in... www.litres.ru
Группа авторов Oedipus the King and Antigone 43522191 фото Группа авторов Oedipus the King and Antigone 43522191
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Translated and edited by Peter D. Arnott, this classic and highly popular edition contains two essential plays in the development of Greek tragedy-Oedipus the King and Antigone-for performance and study. The editor's introduction contains a brief biography of the pla... www.litres.ru
Группа авторов The Greek Polis and the Invention of Democracy 34437984 фото Группа авторов The Greek Polis and the Invention of Democracy 34437984
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The Greek Polis and the Invention of Democracy presents a series of essays that trace the Greeks’ path to democracy and examine the connection between the Greek polis as a citizen state and democracy as well as the interaction between democracy and various forms of c... www.litres.ru
Robert Mailloux Popular Tree Frogs 54933772 фото Robert Mailloux Popular Tree Frogs 54933772
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Among the best vivarium animals are the stunningly beautiful tree frogs, the subject of this book. This colorful and informative guide written by three renowned ranine experts focuses on the care of tree frogs but also covers important topics, from acclimating import... www.litres.ru