About this title: This bestselling, comprehensive introduction to classical mythology features a dynamic combination of poetic narratives and enlightening commentary. It includes extensive translations of original mythological sources, including works by Hesiod, Ovid, Euripides, as well as the complete Homeric Hymns. The anthology includes insightful discussion of classical myths in their historical and cultural settings, as well as their survival in literature, art, music, and film.
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