Greek Mythology Is Known To Us From Various Artistic And Literary Sources Of The Latter, The Poetic Sources Such As Homer And Tragedy Are Familiar To Many Readers, But The Prose Sources Are Much Less So Early Greek Mythography VolumeIs A Detailed Commentary On The Texts Of Early Greek Mythography Volume , Which Provided A Critical Edition Of The Twenty Nine Authors Of This Genre Of Greek Prose From The Late Sixth To The Early Fourth Centuries BC After A General Introduction, This Volume Offers In Its First Part A Mythological Commentary On The Texts, Arranged According To The Major Topics Of Greek Mythology The Trojan Cycle, Herakles, The Argonauts, Etc The Aim Is To Recover, So Far As Possible, What Each Writer Said About The Stories, With Full Consideration Of Their Historical Context And Significance For Greek Literature, Mythology, And Religion The Synoptic, Topic By Topic Approach Allows All The Fragments Pertinent To Any Given Myth To Be Treated Together, So That One Can Easily Identify Variants And Trends, And Plot The History Of The Myth The Second Part Of The Volume Is A Philological Commentary On The Separate Authors, Discussing Their Life, Works, And Contribution To The Genre, As Well As Textual Problems And Non Mythological Questions Raised By Individual Fragments
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- Early Greek Mythography, Volume 2
- Robert L. Fowler
- 07 January 2019 Robert L. Fowler