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From Distant Days: Myths, Tales, and Poetry of Ancient Mesopotamia

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From Distant Days: Myths, Tales, and Poetry of Ancient Mesopotamia - Foster, Benjamin R
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A selection and abridgment of Benjamin Foster's comprehensive, two-volume work on Babylonian and Assyrian literature, Before the Muses. This paperback edition is well-suited for college courses in Biblical Studies, Classical Studies, Religious Thought, Mythology, or Comparative Literature. Among the many compositions included are: Epic of Creation; Story of the Flood; When Ishtar Went to the Netherworld; How Nergal Became King of the Netherworld; How Adapa Lost Immortality; Etana; the King without an Heir; Anzu the Bird ...

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From Distant Days: Myths, Tales, and Poetry of Ancient Mesopotamia 1995, CDL Press

ISBN-13: 9781883053093

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