Monsters of Mythology
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Monsters of Mythology

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL12025211M
ISBN 101555462359
ISBN 109781555462352

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Dec 27,  · "Mythology", a 19th century textbook written by Lady Hestia Evans, introduces readers to the Greek and Roman myths of gods and heroes. The textbook was designed so that enterprising students could take many notes in the page margins, and one reader, named John Oro, did just that/5(). Sep 11,  · This book, Cerberus (Monsters of Mythology) by Bernard Evslin, is a true recommend! Don't think it's a children's book just by looking at it, people of all ages would strongly love it once they read it!! It tells of Cerberus's life from the beginning to the very end. This book also consists of /5(6). Frightening, shocking, strange and unpredictable, the monsters of Greek Mythology are the antiheroes that have inspired authors such as Hesiod, Homer, Plato, Aristophanes, Shakespeare, Wilde and Gide, artists like, Rubens, Goya, Ingres and Picasso and have fascinated countless generations of readers and listeners all around the world.3/5. “Heroes & Monsters of Greek Myth” by Bernard and Dorothy Evslin and Ned Hoopes is a perfect little book of stories from Greek Mythology. The stories are written like folktales, making a simpler and more distilled (without retracting from quality) version compared to something like Ovid’s “Metamorphoses”/5.

In Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths, bestselling author Bernard Evslin shares his passion for these fabulous tales and the eternal themes they The bestselling compendium of ancient Greece’s timeless tales and towering figures of mythology from a classics expert/5. Dec 30,  · The new National Geographic Treasury of Greek Mythology offers timeless stories of Greek myths in a beautiful new volume. Brought to life with lyrical text by award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli and stunning artwork by award-winning illustrator Christina Balit, the tales of gods and goddesses such as Zeus, Aphrodite, Apollo, and Athena and heroes and monsters such as Helen of Troy, Perseus, and Medusa /5(). Jun 11,  · One of the most prominent mythical monsters in Greek mythology, Cerberus, also known as Kerberos, is the giant hound with three heads guarding the gates of the underworld in Greek mythology. The hound of Hades, which is the child of two monsters, Typhon and Echidna, is depicted as a monster with three heads, a serpent as its tail and a body. Oct 28,  · His bestseller Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths has been translated into ten different languages and has sold more than ten million copies worldwide. He won the National Education Association Award in , and in his book Hercules received the Washington Irving Children’s Book Choice Award. Evslin died in Kauai, Hawaii, at the age of Bernard Evslin.

The Monsters of Mythology book series by Bernard Evslin includes books Cerberus, Hecate, Medusa, and several more. See the complete Monsters of Mythology series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. His best-known work is Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths, which has sold more than ten million copies worldwide and has been translated int With over seventy titles, which include both novel-length retellings and short stories, Evslin is one of the most widely published authors of classical mythology in the world/5. Oct 28,  · Monsters of Greek Mythology brings to life fearsome creatures like giant, flame-spitting wingless dragons, a spider named Arachne, goats and swordfish endowed with magical properties, and the Cyclopes—one-eyed male and female goliaths even more powerful than the Titans.4/5. Welcome to our website, we’re so glad you’re here. We are the author/illustrator, comedy team of the bestselling books, Mick Morris Myth Solver, Ghost Board Posse, Monsters First Day at School, Bigfoot and the Mitten, and the Sketch the Myths sketchbook. If you haven’t read our books.