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Romantic mythologies

Romantic mythologies

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Ian Fletcher.
ContributionsFletcher, Ian, 1920-
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii,297p. ;
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19757453M

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location London. Imprint Edition: 1st Edition. If you are like me, you love revised fairytales, and the revision of Greek or Roman mythology to new purposes is just as satisfying.

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You will meet quite a few of them in these pages. Most of the stories we have, however, concern two gods, Odin and his son Thor, and Odin’s blood brother, a giant’s son called Loki, who lives with the Aesir in Asgard.

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Yang Yuhuan, one of the four beauties in ancient China, first married the son of Emperor Xuanzong and somehow came into Xuanzong’s favor and became his consort. The best free novels about Romance, which is always one of the most popular fiction genres, currently accounting for over 50% of all printed and online English-language books sold worldwide.

In this very popular category you will find a wealth of Romantic Novels and novelettes in a wide range of fiction genres from Contemporary, Chicklit and. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fletcher, Ian.

Romantic mythologies. London, Routledge & K. Paul [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages illustrations, portraits 23 cm: Contents: The image of the androgyne in the nineteenth century, by A.F.L.

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The romantic couple walking hand in hand across the fields toward the. Love Stories of Greek Myth. Naturally, love was one hot topic amongst the Greeks, and the proliferation of romantic themes—most of them tragic— is astounding.

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Even hidden in. Bulfinch’s Mythology by Thomas Bulfinch. Another classic of mythology, this one from the 19th century. It collects Bulfinch’s works The Age of Fable, or Stories of Gods and Heroes, The Age of Chivalry, or Legends of King Arthur, and Legends of Charlemagne, or Romance of the Middle Ages.

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