Mythos: A Retelling of the Myths of Ancient Greece

Mythos A Retelling of the Myths of Ancient Greece The Greek myths are the greatest stories ever told passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as varied as Shakespeare Michelangelo James Joyce and Walt Disney They are embedde

  • Title: Mythos: A Retelling of the Myths of Ancient Greece
  • Author: Stephen Fry
  • ISBN: 9780718188726
  • Page: 246
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Greek myths are the greatest stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as varied as Shakespeare, Michelangelo, James Joyce and Walt Disney.They are embedded deeply in the traditions, tales and cultural DNA of the West In Stephen Fry s hands the stories of the titans and gods become a brilliantly entertaining account of ribaldryThe Greek myths are the greatest stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as varied as Shakespeare, Michelangelo, James Joyce and Walt Disney.They are embedded deeply in the traditions, tales and cultural DNA of the West In Stephen Fry s hands the stories of the titans and gods become a brilliantly entertaining account of ribaldry and revelry, warfare and worship, debauchery, love affairs and life lessons, slayings and suicides, triumphs and tragedies.You ll fall in love with Zeus, marvel at the birth of Athena, wince at Cronus and Gaia s revenge on Ouranos, weep with King Midas and hunt with the beautiful and ferocious Artemis.Thoroughly spellbinding, informative and moving, Stephen Fry s Mythos perfectly captures these stories for the modern age in all their rich and deeply human relevance.

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