• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
The books you love, the emails you want
Opt in by 25 May or you'll stop hearing from us
REVIEW NOW
A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology (Hardback)
  • A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology (Hardback)
zoom

A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology (Hardback)

(author)
£499.00
Hardback 3718 Pages / Published: 20/08/2007
  • Publisher out of stock

Currently unavailable to order

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

Embracing the whole of ancient history and literature over more than two thousand years, the three volumes of A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology provide a wealth of information on every significant figure mentioned by the Greek and Roman writers in the areas of history, philosophy, mathematics, the Arts, medicine, law, geography, architecture, etc. A full account of the works as well as the lives of the Greek and Roman writers is included. Painters, sculptors, and architects are treated at considerable length and an account is given of all their works extant or of which there is any record in the ancient writings. Care has been taken to separate articles on mythological subjects from those of an historical nature. Greek divinities are given under their Greek names and Italian divinities are given under their Latin names. The final volume contains chronological tables of Greek and Roman history, genealogical tables and a list of kings. With contributors drawn from amongst the most distinguished scholars of the day the reissue of these scarce volumes makes available once more an important and valuable work of classical scholarship.

Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co. Ltd.
ISBN: 9781845110024
Number of pages: 3718
Weight: 5357 g
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 165 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Golden Bough
Added to basket
Old Ways, Old Secrets
Added to basket
The Lore of Scotland
Added to basket
Cunning Folk and Familiar Spirits
Added to basket
Gossip from the Forest
Added to basket
Mythology
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
Treasury of Greek Mythology
Added to basket
Maps of Meaning
Added to basket
Over Nine Waves
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
The Mabinogion
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Mabinogion
Added to basket
£10.99
Hardback
Aberdeenshire Folk Tales
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.