By Apollodorus,Hyginus,Stephen M. Trzaskoma,R. Scott Smith
By delivering, for the 1st time in one variation, whole English translations of Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae--the most vital surviving "handbooks" of classical mythography--this quantity allows readers to match the two's models of crucial Greek and Roman myths. A normal advent units the Library and Fabulae into the broader context of historic mythography; introductions to every textual content speak about in better element problems with authorship, goal, and effect. A normal index, an index of individuals and geographic destinations, and an index of authors and works brought up through the mythographers also are included.
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Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: Two Handbooks of Greek Mythology (Hackett Classics) by Apollodorus,Hyginus,Stephen M. Trzaskoma,R. Scott Smith