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Apollodorus, The library

Apollodorus.

Apollodorus, The library

by Apollodorus.

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe library.
Statementwith an English translation by Sir James George Frazer.
SeriesLoeb classical library
ContributionsFrazer, James George, Sir, 1854-1941
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22168684M

The Library provides in three books a grand summary of traditional Greek mythology and heroic legends. Written in clear and unaffected style, the compendium faithfully follows the Greek literary sources. It is thus an important record of Greek accounts of . The Library, Volume 1 Volume 1 of Apollodorus: The Library, Sir James George Frazer Volumes of Loeb classical library The Library, Apollodorus (of Athens.) The Loeb classical library. Greek authors: Author: Apollodorus: Editor: James George Frazer: Translated by: James George Frazer: Publisher: W. Heinemann, Length: pages 5/5(2).

Gods and Heroes of the Greeks: The "Library" of Apollodorus by Apollodorus and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Bibiliographic reference Apollodorus. The Library, Volume II: Book end. Epitome. Translated by James G. Frazer. Loeb Classical Library Cambridge, MA.

The Library, Volume I: Books (Loeb Classical Library #) Apollodorus, J.G. Frazer The Library provides in three books a grand summary of traditional Greek mythology and heroic legends. One of the Greek versions can be found in the book called The Library, attributed to Apollodorus of Alexandria, a second-century BCE author. Section is offered here in a translation by James Frazer.


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APOLLODORUS or Pseudo-Apollodorus is the name traditionally given to the author of the Greek work known Apollodorus The Library or Bibliotheca, a compendium of myth sourced from old Greek epic and the plays of the Tragedians.

The work was traditionally ascribed to Apollodorus of Alexandria, a Greek scholar who flourished in the C2nd B.C., but his authorship is now dismissed.

The Library provides in three books a grand summary of traditional Greek mythology and heroic legends. Written in clear and unaffected style, the compendium faithfully follows the Greek literary sources.

It is thus an important record of Greek accounts of /5(2). Apollodorus: The Library, Vol. 2: Book / Epitome (Loeb Classical Library, No. ) (Volume by Apollodorus Hardcover $ Only 7 left in stock Reviews: 9.

The only work of its kind to survive from classical antiquity, the Library of Apollodorus is a unique guide to Greek mythology, from the origins of the universe to the Trojan War.

Apollodorus' Library has been used as a source book by classicists from the time of its compilation in the 1st-2nd century BC to the present, influencing writers from antiquity to Robert Graves/5(46). THE LIBRARY BOOK 2, TRANSLATED BY J. FRAZER [] Having now gone through the family of Deucalion, we have next to speak of that of Inachus.

1 Ocean and Tethys had a son Inachus, after whom a river in Argos is called Inachus. He and Melia, daughter of. Apollodorus, The library. Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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When Hercules heard that, he went to Tiryns and did as he was bid by Eurystheus. First, Eurystheus ordered him to bring the skin of the Nemean lion; 1 now that was an invulnerable beast begotten by Typhon. Apollodorus, Library. Sir James George Frazer, Ed. Home Collections/Texts Perseus Catalog Research Grants Open Source About Help.

Hide browse bar Your current position in the text is marked in blue. Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: text: text Library text Epitome. book: book 1. ) seems to be based on that given by Pherecydes in his second book, which is cited as his authority by the Scholiast on Ap.

Rhod., Argon. iv,whose narrative agrees closely with that of Apollodorus. Apollodorus the Library Book 3 and Epitome questions This set is based on the mythology study guide found on the NJCL website.

Note that spellings may not be % accurate. The Library of Apollodorus is a unique guide to Greek mythology, from the origin of the Universe to the Trojan war. It's a pity though that a lot of the myths in this work are a /5(5). Apollodorus is the author of The Library of Greek Mythology ( avg rating, ratings, 64 reviews, published ), Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' 4/5.

Apollodorus' Library of Greek Mythology is a very informative overview of who's who in Greek mythology and the legends surrounding the various different gods, demigods, and heroes. It is in no way written to be as enthralling as, let's say, Homer's epics but still very fun to read nonetheless.4/5.

Attributed to Apollodorus of Athens (born c. BCE), but probably composed in the first or second century BCE, The Library provides a grand summary of Greek myths and heroic legends about the origin and early history of the world and of the Hellenic people.

The only work of its kind to survive from classical antiquity, the Library of Apollodorus is a unique guide to Greek mythology, from the origins of the universe to the Trojan dorus' Library has been used as a source book by classicists from the time of its compilation in the 1st-2nd century BC to the present, influencing writers from antiquity to Robert Graves.

Attributed to Apollodorus of Athens (born c. BCE), but probably composed in the first or second century BCE, the Library provides a grand summary of Greek myths and heroic legends about the. Apollodorus' Library has been used as a source book by classicists from the time of its compilation in the 1st-2nd century BC to the present, influencing writers from antiquity to Robert Graves.

It provides a complete history of Greek myth, telling the story of each of the great families of heroic mythology, and the various adventures associated with the main heroes and heroines, from Jason /5(4). The only work of its kind to survive from classical antiquity, the Library of Apollodorus is a unique guide to Greek mythology, from the origins of the universe to the Trojan War.

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The Library provides in three books a grand summary of traditional Greek mythology and heroic legends.

Written in clear and unaffected style, the compendium faithfully follows the Greek literary sources. It is thus an important record of Greek accounts of Brand: Harvard.

Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Greek text of Bibliothēkē and English translation on opposite pages Until modern times the author was often wrongly identified with the grammarian Apollodorus, of AthensPages:.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Apollodorus. A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Apollodorus: Against Neaera, contrib. by Demosthenes (HTML with commentary at Perseus) Apollodorus: The Library, ed.

by James George Frazer (HTML with commentary at Perseus) Apollodorus: The Library (Loeb Classical Library edition, 2 volumes; London: W. Heinemann; New .Additional Physical Format: Online version: Apollodorus, of Athens.

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