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The Story of Myth

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HARDCOVER

$46.50 • £37.95 • €42.00

ISBN 9780674185074

Publication Date: 12/03/2018

Short

384 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

14 photos, 2 charts

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  • Note on Transliterations and Abbreviations
  • 1. The Story of Myth
  • 2. Ritual’s Handmaid
  • 3. Narrating Myths
  • 4. The Greek Mythic Story World
  • 5. Characters
  • 6. Metamorphoses
  • 7. Heroes
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • References
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index of Names and Terms
  • Index Locorum

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