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The survival of the pagan gods : the mythological tradition and its place in Renaissance humanism and art

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The Survival of the Pagan Gods: The Mythological Tradition and Its Place in Renaissance Humanism and Art - Seznec, Jean, and Sessions, Barbara F (Translated by)

The gods of Olympus died with the advent of Christianity--or so we have been taught to believe. But how are we to account for their tremendous popularity during the Renaissance? This illustrated book, now reprinted in a new, larger paperback format, offers the general reader first a discussion of mythology in late antiquity and the Middle Ages, ... Read More

The Survival of the Pagan Gods: The Mythological Tradition and Its Place in Renaissance Humanism and Art 1953, Princeton University Press

ISBN-13: 9780691098296

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