The Resource The age of fable, or, The beauties of mythology, Thomas Bulfinch ; with notes revisions and additions by W.H. Klapp and illustrations by Stanley William Hayter

The age of fable, or, The beauties of mythology, Thomas Bulfinch ; with notes revisions and additions by W.H. Klapp and illustrations by Stanley William Hayter

Label
The age of fable, or, The beauties of mythology
Title
The age of fable, or, The beauties of mythology
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Bulfinch ; with notes revisions and additions by W.H. Klapp and illustrations by Stanley William Hayter
Title variation
Beauties of mythology
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
FEM
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1796-1867
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bulfinch, Thomas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL310
LC item number
.B82 1942
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1849-1924
  • 1901-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Klapp, William H.
  • Hayter, Stanley William
  • Heritage Press (New York, N.Y.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology
  • Mythology, Classical
  • Mythology, Norse
  • Heroes
  • Courage
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Monsters
  • Folklore
  • Mythologie
  • Mythologie grecque
  • Mythologie romaine
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Courage
  • Folklore
  • Heroes
  • Monsters
  • Mythology
  • Mythology, Classical
  • Mythology, Norse
Label
The age of fable, or, The beauties of mythology, Thomas Bulfinch ; with notes revisions and additions by W.H. Klapp and illustrations by Stanley William Hayter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The descent of the gods" (table) on lining-papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prometheus and Pandora -- Apollo and Daphne, Pyramus and Thisbe, Cephalus and Procris -- Juno and her rivals, Io and Callisto, Diana and Actaeon, Latona and the rustics -- Phaeton -- Midas, Baucis and Philemon -- Proserpine, Glaucus and Scylla -- Pygmalion, Dryope, Venus and Adonis, Apollo and Hyacinthus -- Ceyx, and Halcyone -- Vertumnus and Pomona -- Cupid and Psyche -- Cadmus, the Myrmidons -- Nisus and Scylla, Echo and Narcissus, Clytie, Hero and Leander -- Minerva, Niobe -- The Graeae, and Gorgons, Perseus, Medusa, Atlas, Andromeda -- Monsters: Giants, Sphinx, Pegasus and Chimaera, Centaurs, Griffin, Pygmies -- The Golden Fleece, Medea -- Meleager and Atalanta -- Hercules, Hebe and Ganymede -- Theseus and Daedalus, Castor and Pollux -- Bacchus, Ariadne -- The rural deities, Erisichthon, Rhoecus, The water deities, The Camenae, The winds -- Achelous and Hercules, Admetus and Alcestis, Antigone, Penelope -- Orpheus and Eurydice, Aristaeus, Amphion, Linus, Thamyris, Marsysa, Melampus, Musaeus -- Arion, Ibycus, Simonides, Sappho -- Endymion, Orion, Aurora and Tithonus, Acis and Galatea -- The Trojan War -- The fall of Troy, return of the Greeks, Agamemnon, Orestes and Electra -- Adventures of Ulysses, the Lotus-Eaters, Cyclopses, Circe, Sirens, Scylla and Charybdis, Calypso -- The Pheacians, fate of the suitors -- Adventures of Aeneas, the Harpies, Dido, Palinurus -- The infernal regions, the Sibyl -- Aeneas in Italy, Camilla, Evander, Nisus and Erryalus, Mezentius, Turnus -- Pythagoras, Egyptian deities, Oracles -- Origin of mythology, statues of gods and goddesses, poets of mythology -- Modern monsters, the Phoenix, Basilisk, Unicorn, Salamander -- Eastern mythology, Zoroaster, Hindu mythology, castes, Buddha, Grand lama -- Northern mythology, Valhalla, the Valkyrior -- Thor's visit to Jotunheim -- The death of Baldur, the elves, runic letters, skalds, Iceland -- The Druids, Iona -- Beowulf -- Proverbial expressions
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 369 pages
Lccn
42022221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)717426
Label
The age of fable, or, The beauties of mythology, Thomas Bulfinch ; with notes revisions and additions by W.H. Klapp and illustrations by Stanley William Hayter
Publication
Note
"The descent of the gods" (table) on lining-papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prometheus and Pandora -- Apollo and Daphne, Pyramus and Thisbe, Cephalus and Procris -- Juno and her rivals, Io and Callisto, Diana and Actaeon, Latona and the rustics -- Phaeton -- Midas, Baucis and Philemon -- Proserpine, Glaucus and Scylla -- Pygmalion, Dryope, Venus and Adonis, Apollo and Hyacinthus -- Ceyx, and Halcyone -- Vertumnus and Pomona -- Cupid and Psyche -- Cadmus, the Myrmidons -- Nisus and Scylla, Echo and Narcissus, Clytie, Hero and Leander -- Minerva, Niobe -- The Graeae, and Gorgons, Perseus, Medusa, Atlas, Andromeda -- Monsters: Giants, Sphinx, Pegasus and Chimaera, Centaurs, Griffin, Pygmies -- The Golden Fleece, Medea -- Meleager and Atalanta -- Hercules, Hebe and Ganymede -- Theseus and Daedalus, Castor and Pollux -- Bacchus, Ariadne -- The rural deities, Erisichthon, Rhoecus, The water deities, The Camenae, The winds -- Achelous and Hercules, Admetus and Alcestis, Antigone, Penelope -- Orpheus and Eurydice, Aristaeus, Amphion, Linus, Thamyris, Marsysa, Melampus, Musaeus -- Arion, Ibycus, Simonides, Sappho -- Endymion, Orion, Aurora and Tithonus, Acis and Galatea -- The Trojan War -- The fall of Troy, return of the Greeks, Agamemnon, Orestes and Electra -- Adventures of Ulysses, the Lotus-Eaters, Cyclopses, Circe, Sirens, Scylla and Charybdis, Calypso -- The Pheacians, fate of the suitors -- Adventures of Aeneas, the Harpies, Dido, Palinurus -- The infernal regions, the Sibyl -- Aeneas in Italy, Camilla, Evander, Nisus and Erryalus, Mezentius, Turnus -- Pythagoras, Egyptian deities, Oracles -- Origin of mythology, statues of gods and goddesses, poets of mythology -- Modern monsters, the Phoenix, Basilisk, Unicorn, Salamander -- Eastern mythology, Zoroaster, Hindu mythology, castes, Buddha, Grand lama -- Northern mythology, Valhalla, the Valkyrior -- Thor's visit to Jotunheim -- The death of Baldur, the elves, runic letters, skalds, Iceland -- The Druids, Iona -- Beowulf -- Proverbial expressions
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 369 pages
Lccn
42022221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)717426

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