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User Review  - Sandydog1 - LibraryThing

Dozens of famous and not-so-famous Greek myths. I'd already read Ovid, Homer, Aeschylus, Sophocles, etc.,so this was a fun and familiar review. Suddenly in the last few pages, the gears switch to an ... Read full review

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User Review  - Courtney.Francis - LibraryThing

This book provides stories of the famous Gods of mythology, their stories and history.The chapters are separated by Classical mythology : Gods, creation, and the earliest heroes : stories of love and ... Read full review

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User Review  - CareBear36 - LibraryThing

This is a great book if you are interested in Greek and Roman mythology. Hamilton does an excellent job of combining a great deal of information from a great deal of sources into one book. The only ... Read full review

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User Review  - pratalife - LibraryThing

This was really disappointing, in a most annoying way.It reads like a lecturer's personal precis for a selection of myths, predominantly ancient Greek and Roman (with a short aside into Norse).The ... Read full review

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User Review  - publiusdb - LibraryThing

I haven't finished this, but I got far enough through it that I knew that it was good enough as a reference book that I'll need to pick up off of Amazon for my shelves. Having recently (in the last ... Read full review

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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

Authored by the great German-born head-mistress of a prep school, this is a retelling of stories from Greek, Roman and Norse mythology -- "the fountainhead of all literature". She drew from many ... Read full review

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User Review  - bookworm12 - LibraryThing

I’ve always loved mythology and even took a Classical Mythology class in college, but it’s been years since I really studied it. Despite that many of the Greek gods’ names are ingrained in our ... Read full review

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User Review  - schenk2 - LibraryThing

a collection of the most classic roman and greek mythology by the most renouned author edith hamilton! Read full review

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User Review  - ecuddy - LibraryThing

Edith Hamilton is marvellous in her retelling of the ancient Classical myths. Great book. Read full review

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User Review  - mykl-s - LibraryThing

-the first reference book for classical mythology and the Norse myths Read full review


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