Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: Two Handbooks of by Apollodorus,Hyginus,Stephen M. Trzaskoma,R. Scott Smith

By Apollodorus,Hyginus,Stephen M. Trzaskoma,R. Scott Smith

By delivering, for the 1st time in one variation, entire English translations of Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae--the most crucial surviving "handbooks" of classical mythography--this quantity allows readers to check the two's types of crucial Greek and Roman myths. A basic creation units the Library and Fabulae into the broader context of historical mythography; introductions to every textual content talk about in better aspect problems with authorship, objective, and effect. A normal index, an index of individuals and geographic destinations, and an index of authors and works pointed out via the mythographers also are included.

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