The nature of Greek myths

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Overlook Press, Aug 15, 1975 - Fiction - 332 pages
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Puts forth original theories concerning the origin and cultural significance of the Greek myths

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Review: The Nature of Greek Myths

User Review  - Narr - Goodreads

If you're expecting Joseph Campbell, you'll be disappointed. However, if you're interested in the backstory of Greek myths, then you'll enjoy this. His discussion of myth v. mythology and myth v ... Read full review

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User Review  - Clifton Toliver - Goodreads

This still ranks as one of the top books you will read on the nature of Greek Mythology. Kirk does a great job with his topic, especially the manner in which he separates myth from mythology and myth ... Read full review

Contents

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The Relation of Myths to Folktales
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Five Monolithic Theories
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