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9780415261432 | Routledge, February 12, 2012, cover price $80.00

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Product Description: Bulfinch's Mythology is a collection of general audience works by Latinist and banker Thomas Bulfinch, named after him and published after his death in 1867. The work was a highly successful popularization of Greek mythology for English-speaking readers...read more

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9780062700254 | Revised edition (Harperreference, August 1, 1991), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Tales of monsters, heroes, deities, and tragic lovers are narrated in this anthology of ancient legends

Paperback:

9781532840784 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 20, 2016, cover price $25.28 | About this edition: Bulfinch's Mythology is a collection of general audience works by Latinist and banker Thomas Bulfinch, named after him and published after his death in 1867.
9781443754958, titled "Bulfinch's Mythology: The Age of Fable the Age of Chivalry Legends of Charlemagne" | Lightning Source Inc, October 31, 2008, cover price $31.95

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Product Description: Cut These Words into My Stone offers evidence that ancient Greek life was not only celebrated in great heroic epics, but was also commemorated in hundreds of artfully composed verse epitaphs. They have been preserved in anthologies and gleaned from weathered headstones...read more
By Richard P. Martin (foreword by)

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9781421408033 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, November 29, 2012, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Cut These Words into My Stone offers evidence that ancient Greek life was not only celebrated in great heroic epics, but was also commemorated in hundreds of artfully composed verse epitaphs.

Paperback:

9781421408040 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, November 27, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Cut These Words into My Stone offers evidence that ancient Greek life was not only celebrated in great heroic epics, but was also commemorated in hundreds of artfully composed verse epitaphs.

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Product Description: The Mirror of Laughter presents a theory of humor and laughter by examining their relationship to human behaviors. Kozintsev is especially interested in the relationship between biological and cultural factors that influence behaviors...read more

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9781412810999 | Transaction Pub, May 1, 2010, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: The Mirror of Laughter presents a theory of humor and laughter by examining their relationship to human behaviors.

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Product Description: The Mirror of Laughter presents a theory of humor and laughter by examining their relationship to human behaviors. Kozintsev is especially interested in the relationship between biological and cultural factors that influence behaviors...read more

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9781412847643 | Rep tra edition (Transaction Pub, July 31, 2011), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The Mirror of Laughter presents a theory of humor and laughter by examining their relationship to human behaviors.

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A dramatic epic of strife, love, and devotion, newly translated by Edward McCrorie, captures the stark quality of Homer's original language, evoking the ancient sound and sense of the poem with a reproduction of Greek metrical patterns, diction, and syntax.

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9780801868542 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, April 8, 2004, cover price $46.00 | About this edition: A dramatic epic of strife, love, and devotion, newly translated by Edward McCrorie, captures the stark quality of Homer's original language, evoking the ancient sound and sense of the poem with a reproduction of Greek metrical patterns, diction, and syntax.

Product Description: From one of today’s foremost scholars, a lively retelling of the timeless tales…Here are the myths that have influenced so much of our cultural heritage. Such age-old stories as the tragic love of Orpheus and Eurydice or Demeter’s loss of her daughter, Persephone, resonate strongly with readers even today...read more

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9780451206855 | New Amer Library, April 1, 2003, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The ancient stories of classical Greece come to life in an accessible and authoritative anthology that includes that chronicles the exploits of such heroes as Herakles and Perseus, the tragic love of Orpheus and Eurydice, Demeter's quest to find her lost daughter Persephone, and the machinations of Zeus, Hermes, Dionysus, and the other gods.

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9780606284837 | Demco Media, June 1, 2003, cover price $23.50 | About this edition: From one of today’s foremost scholars, a lively retelling of the timeless tales…Here are the myths that have influenced so much of our cultural heritage.

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Product Description: Drawing on recent studies in ethnography and sociolinguistics, Richard Martin here sets forth a poetics of Homeric speeches, which he sees not merely as poetic creations but as the representation of an actual form of speaking in a traditional culture.

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9780801423536 | Cornell Univ Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Drawing on recent studies in ethnography and sociolinguistics, Richard Martin here sets forth a poetics of Homeric speeches, which he sees not merely as poetic creations but as the representation of an actual form of speaking in a traditional culture.

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9780801480706 | Cornell Univ Pr, January 1, 1993, cover price $23.50 | About this edition: Drawing on recent studies in ethnography and sociolinguistics, Richard Martin here sets forth a poetics of Homeric speeches, which he sees not merely as poetic creations but as the representation of an actual form of speaking in a traditional culture.

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