Myths Boxset

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Canongate, 2005
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Featuring each of the first 3 titles of the Myth series - The Penelopiad, Weight, and A Short History of Myth, this edition boxset also includes the introductory pamphlet, A Word or 2 About Myths, and is presented in a slipcase. Each book is a retelling of a myth by an internationally renowned author.

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Review: The Myths: A Short History of Myth / The Penelopiad / Weight

User Review  - Tortla - Goodreads

Philip Pullman's "A word or two about myths" evidenced his usual love for storytelling. And a nice little anti-formalist/anti-structuralist stab at those who would simplify all stories into basic ... Read full review

Review: The Myths: A Short History of Myth / The Penelopiad / Weight

User Review  - Phyllis - Goodreads

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About the author (2005)

MARGARET ATWOOD'S poetry, like her fiction -- including The Handmaid's Tale and the Booker-winning The Blind Assassin -- is known and acclaimed around the world. Her last collection, Morning in the Burned House, won the Trillium Book Award in 1995. The author of more than forty works of fiction, poetry, critical essays, and books for children, Atwood has received top honors and awards in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom, and many other countries. She lives in Toronto. In 2008, Atwood was awarded the prestigious Prince of Asturias Award Laureate for Letters, considered to be the Spanish-language Nobel.

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