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Product Description: Provides an introduction to Achilles and his place in Greek mythology, including his connection with the Trojan War and such figures as Athena and Apollo.

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9780736847117 | Bridgestone Books, October 1, 2006, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Provides an introduction to Achilles and his place in Greek mythology, including his connection with the Trojan War and such figures as Athena and Apollo.

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9780736826600 | Bridgestone Books, August 1, 2004, cover price $23.32 | About this edition: An introduction to the character of Achilles and his importance in Greek mythology.

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Retells the famous twelve labors of the great Greek hero, Hercules, undertaken to expiate a terrible crime

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9780893758660 | Troll Communications Llc, May 1, 1983, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Hercules, son of the god Zeus and a mortal woman, renowned for his great strength, performs twelve dangerous tasks to atone for an attack on his wife and children.

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9780893758653 | Troll Communications Llc, May 1, 1983, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Hercules, son of the god Zeus and a mortal woman, renowned for his great strength, performs twelve dangerous tasks to atone for an attack on his wife and children.

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Hercules, the half-human son of Zeus, follows a series of exciting adventures in which he challenges a deadly hydra, overpowers the giant Antaeus, tames the wild horses of King Diomedes, defeats the queen of the Amazons, and more. Original.

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9780679882633 | Random House Childrens Books, September 1, 1996, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Retells the Greek myth of the great hero who must tackle twelve impossible labors to clear his name of a deadly crime

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9780606110259 | Demco Media, September 1, 1996, cover price $10.41 | About this edition: Retells the Greek myth of the great hero who must tackle twelve impossible labors to clear his name of a deadly crime

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A retelling of a classic myth adventure is filled with deep-sea terrors, hideous monsters, furious gods, bewitching sirens, faithful families, and more, in a story complemented with Aegean blue-hued illustrations.
By Homer, Peter Malone (illustrator) and Neil Philip

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9780531300008 | Orchard Books, March 1, 1997, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Retells the adventures of the hero Odysseus as he encounters many monsters and other obstacles on his journey home from the Trojan War
9781858812250 | Gardners Books, November 4, 1996, cover price $21.25 | About this edition: A retelling of a classic myth adventure is filled with deep-sea terrors, hideous monsters, furious gods, bewitching sirens, faithful families, and more, in a story complemented with Aegean blue-hued illustrations.

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Recounts the adventures of Ulysses from his encounter with the wild boar through the Trojan War and the odyssey home to Ithaca

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9780208022226, titled "The Adventures of Ulysses" | Linnet Books, November 1, 1988, cover price $18.50 | About this edition: Recounts the adventures of Ulysses from his encounter with the wild boar through the Trojan War and the odyssey home to Ithaca

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9780394905402 | Random House Childrens Books, July 1, 1980, cover price $2.95

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Product Description: The real history of the Amazons in war and loveAmazons―fierce warrior women dwelling on the fringes of the known world―were the mythic archenemies of the ancient Greeks. Heracles and Achilles displayed their valor in duels with Amazon queens, and the Athenians reveled in their victory over a powerful Amazon army...read more

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9780691147208 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 22, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Amazons--fierce warrior women dwelling on the fringes of the known world--were the mythic archenemies of the ancient Greeks.

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9780691170275 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, February 9, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The real history of the Amazons in war and loveAmazons―fierce warrior women dwelling on the fringes of the known world―were the mythic archenemies of the ancient Greeks.

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9781622315291, titled "The Amazons: Lives & Legends of Warrior Women Across the Ancient World" | Unabridged edition (Highbridge Co, September 16, 2014), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Amazons-fierce warrior women dwelling on the fringes of the known world-were the mythic archenemies of the ancient Greeks.

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Product Description: Apollo and the Wolf; Evidence for the Wind-wolf; The Wolf-name in Toponymy; Heroes of Greek Myth who bear the Wolf-name or partake in its wider context; The Dolphin and the Wolf; The Wolf and Death; Werewolf-confraternities and wind evidence; Epilogue; The Stoic Explanation of the epithet Lykeios; The Trial of Old Thies, 1691; Lykos and Lykeios-Notes toward a theory of the forms of ancient Indo-European religiosity; Indexes...read more

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9780941694384 | Inst for the Study of Man, January 1, 1992, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Apollo and the Wolf; Evidence for the Wind-wolf; The Wolf-name in Toponymy; Heroes of Greek Myth who bear the Wolf-name or partake in its wider context; The Dolphin and the Wolf; The Wolf and Death; Werewolf-confraternities and wind evidence; Epilogue; The Stoic Explanation of the epithet Lykeios; The Trial of Old Thies, 1691; Lykos and Lykeios-Notes toward a theory of the forms of ancient Indo-European religiosity; Indexes.

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Product Description: Since the first edition of Approaches to Greek Myth was published in 1990, interest in Greek mythology has surged. There was no simple agreement on the subject of "myth" in classical antiquity, and there remains none today. Is myth a narrative or a performance? Can myth be separated from its context? What did myths mean to ancient Greeks and what do they mean today? Here, Lowell Edmunds brings together practitioners of eight of the most important contemporary approaches to the subject...read more
By Lowell Edmunds (editor)

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9781421414188 | 2 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, September 3, 2014), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Since the first edition of Approaches to Greek Myth was published in 1990, interest in Greek mythology has surged.
9780801838637 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, February 1, 1990, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: "Well organized, edited and arranged, this text is of unquestioned value to all teachers of mythology, to the advanced student of the classics and to the research scholar, a welcome resource volume.

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9781421414195 | 2 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, August 21, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Since the first edition of Approaches to Greek Myth was published in 1990, interest in Greek mythology has surged.
9780801838644 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, February 1, 1990, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: There was no simple agreement on the subject of "myth" in classical antiquity, and there remains none today.

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Product Description: The classical Greek intellectual tradition pervades nearly every aspect of our modern Western civilization. Our logic and science, philosophy, literature, and art are all indebted to the ancient inhabitants of the small mountainous Mediterranean country...read more

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9781468311792 | Overlook Pr, February 2, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The vibrant retelling of the central Greek myths by acclaimed novelist John Spurling, author of The Ten Thousand Things, winner of the 2015 Walter Scott Prize for Historical FictionThe classical Greek intellectual tradition pervades nearly every aspect of our modern Western civilization.

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9781504716697 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 5, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The classical Greek intellectual tradition pervades nearly every aspect of our modern Western civilization.

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Surveys classical mythology, discussing the relationship between Greek and Roman myths, and describes the birth and life of the goddess Athena. (view table of contents)

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9780736800488 | Bridgestone Books, January 1, 1999, cover price $23.93 | About this edition: Surveys classical mythology, discussing the relationship between Greek and Roman myths, and describes the birth and life of the goddess Athena.
9780531116128 | Franklin Watts, November 1, 1998, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Surveys classical mythology, discussing the relationship between Greek and Roman myths, and describes the birth and life of the goddess Athena.

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Relates the exploits of Athena and her importance in Greek mythology, including her connection to such figures as Jason and Odysseus, and describes the role of myths in the modern world.

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9780736816083 | Bridgestone Books, January 1, 2003, cover price $23.32 | About this edition: Relates the exploits of Athena and her importance in Greek mythology, including her connection to such figures as Jason and Odysseus, and describes the role of myths in the modern world.

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Product Description: Long ago, in ancient Greece, the gods and goddesses gave the gift of storytelling to men and women, and ordered that there should be a great storytelling festival, once every seven years, near Troy, which draws entrants from far and near...read more
By Anthony Lewis (illustrator)

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9781444000658 | Reprint edition (Orion Pub Co, September 1, 2011), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Long ago, in ancient Greece, the gods and goddesses gave the gift of storytelling to men and women, and ordered that there should be a great storytelling festival, once every seven years, near Troy, which draws entrants from far and near.

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Product Description: Cinderella, the almighty Zeus, and LEGO? Respectively, Brick Fairy Tales and Brick Greek Myths were both huge hits. Now, for the first time, both of these books are available in a beautiful box set with two thousand full-color photographs depicting your favorite fairy-tale characters and the almighty gods of Mount Olympus...read more

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9781634503990, titled "Brick Fairy Tales & Greek Myths: Classic Stories for the Whole Family" | Box pap/ps edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, October 6, 2015), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Cinderella, the almighty Zeus, and LEGO?

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Product Description: Meet the Greek gods and goddesses as you have never seen them—in LEGO form! Enjoy these fascinating myths, reimagined through elaborate scenes and colorful LEGO bricks in one thousand color photographs!This book shares a unique retelling of some of the most widely known and loved Greek myths, from the stories of Athena, Poseidon, and Pandora to the twelve labors of Hercules...read more

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9781629145228 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, October 14, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Meet the Greek gods and goddesses as you have never seen them—in LEGO form!

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9780786720699 | Running Pr Book Pub, September 6, 2007, cover price $14.95

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Retells a selection of Greek myths involving the goddess Athena including 'Athena and Arachne,' 'Pandora's Box,' 'Perseus and Medusa,' 'Demeter and Persephone,' and others

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9780892365586 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, September 1, 1999, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Retells a selection of Greek myths involving the goddess Athena including 'Athena and Arachne,' 'Pandora's Box,' 'Perseus and Medusa,' 'Demeter and Persephone,' and others

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Product Description: [Read by Robert Whitfield -- aka -- Simon Vance] Padraic Colum's classic retelling combines the immortal stories from Homer's Iliad and Odyssey into one glorious saga of heroism and magical adventure. Come voyage to ancient Greece with Achilles who, guided by the gods, seeks vengeance on the Trojans...read more

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9781463546144, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Createspace Independent Pub, May 30, 2011, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: This beautifully written book by the famous Irish poet should be read by, or to, every child to give them an introduction to the most important work (Not including Religion) ever composed.
9780689868832, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Aladdin Paperbacks, July 1, 2004, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.
9780020425205, titled "Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Reprint edition (Simon Pulse, September 1, 1982), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.

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9781441759887, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, June 1, 2012), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: [Read by Robert Whitfield -- aka -- Simon Vance] Padraic Colum's classic retelling combines the immortal stories from Homer's Iliad and Odyssey into one glorious saga of heroism and magical adventure.

School and Library:

9780027231502, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Atheneum, June 1, 1968, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: The Iliad and the Odyssey are retold as one continuous narrative

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9780606171212, titled "Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Demco Media, June 1, 1982, cover price $18.50 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.

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9781417630417, titled "Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus And the Tale of Troy" | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2004, cover price $20.85 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.
9780808572855, titled "The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.75 | About this edition: A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.

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Product Description: The newest book in Black Dog's best-selling, award-winning series explores the fascinating world of Greek mythology from the myth of Narcissus to Odysseus versus the Cyclopes.  Includes a Gods and Goddesses Family Tree Poster and Stickers! Packed with action, adventure, tragedy, and triumph, A Child'sIntroduction to Greek Mythology acquaints kids ages 9–12 with all the fantastic and memorable classic Greek myths...read more

Hardcover:

9781579128678 | Har/pstr edition (Hachette Books, May 4, 2011), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The newest book in Black Dog's best-selling, award-winning series explores the fascinating world of Greek mythology from the myth of Narcissus to Odysseus versus the Cyclopes.

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Product Description: Classical Mythology in Context encourages students to directly encounter and explore ancient myths and to understand them in broader interpretative contexts. Featuring a modular structure that coincides with the four main components of a classical mythology course--history, theory, comparison, and reception--each chapter (with the exception of Chapter 1) is built around one central figure or topic...read more

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9780199782833 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 13, 2015, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Classical Mythology in Context encourages students to directly encounter and explore ancient myths and to understand them in broader interpretative contexts.

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Product Description: This is an engaging introduction which explores the latest thinking about Classical mythology, the history of interpreting myths and the role of myths in cultural tradition, from painting to opera, philosophy, politics, drama, and religion in the modern day...read more

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9780415715027 | Routledge, May 25, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This is an engaging introduction which explores the latest thinking about Classical mythology, the history of interpreting myths and the role of myths in cultural tradition, from painting to opera, philosophy, politics, drama, and religion in the modern day.

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9780415715034 | Routledge, May 25, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This is an engaging introduction which explores the latest thinking about Classical mythology, the history of interpreting myths and the role of myths in cultural tradition, from painting to opera, philosophy, politics, drama, and religion in the modern day.

A Companion to Greek Mythology presents a series of essays that explore the phenomenon of Greek myth from its origins in shared Indo-European story patterns and the Greeks’ contacts with their Eastern Mediterranean neighbours through its development as a shared language and thought-system for the Greco-Roman world. Features essays from a prestigious international team of literary experts Includes coverage of Greek myth’s intersection with history, philosophy and religion Introduces readers to topics in mythology that are often inaccessible to non-specialists Addresses the Hellenistic and Roman periods as well as Archaic and Classical Greece
By Niall Livingstone (editor)

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9781405111782 | Blackwell Pub, May 17, 2011, cover price $228.95 | About this edition: A Companion to Greek Mythology presents a series of essays that explore the phenomenon of Greek myth from its origins in shared Indo-European story patterns and the Greeks’ contacts with their Eastern Mediterranean neighbours through its development as a shared language and thought-system for the Greco-Roman world.

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9781118785164 | Blackwell Pub, January 28, 2014, cover price $53.95

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Product Description: Retells several stories of Scorpius the scorpion, discusses the astronomical features of the constellation Scorpius, and describes the history of the constellation and its myths in world culture.
By J. T. Morrow (illustrator)

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9781623234881 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2013, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: Retells several stories of Scorpius the scorpion, discusses the astronomical features of the constellation Scorpius, and describes the history of the constellation and its myths in world culture.

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Product Description: Presents ancient Greek myths about the origin of the world, including the rivalry between the Titans and the Olympians, the rise of Zeus, and the creation of the human race.

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9781601529589 | Referencepoint Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Presents ancient Greek myths about the origin of the world, including the rivalry between the Titans and the Olympians, the rise of Zeus, and the creation of the human race.

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Psyche falls in love with her wonderful, yet invisible, host as she finds herself locked away in a castle, but when she betrays his love, she is forced to perform three impossible tasks to win back his trust, in a classic Greek myth of romance and love.
By Kinuko Craft (illustrator) and M. Charlotte Craft

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9780688131630 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, April 1, 1996, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The god of love, Cupid, falls in love with the beautiful mortal, Psyche

Library:

9780688131647 | William Morrow & Co, April 1, 1996, cover price $15.93 | About this edition: The god of love, Cupid, falls in love with the beautiful mortal, Psyche

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Venus sends her son, Cupid, to place an evil spell on the princess named Psyche whose beauty startles all who behold her

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9780395288405 | Houghton Mifflin, December 1, 1976, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The god of love, Cupid, falls in love with the beautiful mortal, Psyche.

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