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Title Mythos /
Stephen Fry.
Author Fry, Stephen, 1957- (5)
Publisher Michael Joseph, an imprint of Penguin Books, London
Published 2017.
ISBN 9780718188740 (pbk.)
0718188748 (pbk.)
0718188721
9780718188726
MARC No on1011325350
Pages ix, 416 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 406-409).
The Greek myths are the greatest stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as varied as Shakespeare, Michelangelo, James Joyce and Walt Disney. They are embedded deeply in the traditions, tales and cultural DNA of the West. In Stephen Fry's hands the stories of the titans and gods become a brilliantly entertaining account of ribaldry and revelry, warfare and worship, debauchery, love affairs and life lessons, slayings and suicides, triumphs and tragedies. You'll fall in love with Zeus, marvel at the birth of Athena, wince at Cronus and Gaia's revenge on Ouranos, weep with King Midas and hunt with the beautiful and ferocious...
Subject Mythology, Greek. (6)
Mythology, Classical. (2)
Gods and goddesses. (1)
Legends, Greek. (1)
Mythology. (8)
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Holding 1
Location Collection Call Status Reserves Volume
Holdings Dargaville Non fiction 398. 2 FRY Issued

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