For decades readers have chosen this book above all others to discover the thrilling, enchanting and fascinating world of Western mythology. From Odysseus's adventure-filled journey to the Norse god Odin's effort to postpone the final day of doom, Edith Hamilton's classic collection not only retells these stories with brilliant clarity but shows us how the ancients saw their own place in the world and how their themes echo in our consciousness today.

An essential part of every home library, MYTHOLOGY is the definitive volume for anyone who wants to know the key dramas, the primary characters, the triumphs, failures, fears and hopes first narrated thousands of years ago - and still spellbinding to this day.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780446574754
Categories Anthologies, BX, Fiction, Group 1, New Arrivals, Reference, Short Stories and Poetry
Author(s) Edith Hamilton , Illustrated by  Jim Tierney
Publisher Little, Brown & Company
Pages 480
Dimensions 14.70cm x 2.70cm x 19.80cm
Weight 0.27 kg