Anthology of Classical Myth: Primary Sources in Translation, Second Edition

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Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith, Stephen Brunet
Hackett Publishing, Sep 6, 2016 - Literary Collections - 680 pages
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This new edition of Anthology of Classical Myth offers selections from key Near Eastern texts—the Babylonian Epic of Gilgamesh, Epic of Creation (Enuma Elish), and Atrahasis; the Hittite Song of Emergence; and the flood story from the book of Genesis—thereby enabling students to explore the many similarities between ancient Greek and Mesopotamian mythology and enhancing its reputation as the best and most complete collection of its kind.
 

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A very useful collection, especially if on does not have the Homeric Hymns or Hesiod's Theogony, as this includes both complete and selections from a wide range of other sources, some well-known ... Read full review

Contents

Hyginus
216
Longus
236
Lucian
238
Lucretius
257
Ovid
265
Palaephatus
288
Parthenius
299
Pausanias
303

Aeschylus
5
Andron
8
Antoninus Liberalis
9
Apollodorus
17
Archilochus
58
Babrius
61
Bacchylides
63
Bion
73
Callimachus
76
Cleanthes
84
Conon
86
Cornutus
89
Critias
92
Diodorus of Sicily
94
Eratosthenes
102
Euripides
107
Fulgentius
111
Hellanicus
114
Heraclitus
116
Herodorus
121
Herodotus
123
Hesiod
129
Homeric Hymns
168
Horace
211
Pherecydes
313
Pindar
315
Plato
320
Plutarch
335
Proclus
337
Sallustius
342
Sappho
344
Semonides
346
Simonides
350
Statius
354
Theocritus
358
Theophrastus
361
Thucydides
363
Vergil
369
Xenophanes
392
Xenophon
394
Linear B Sources
397
Inscriptions
413
Papyri
427
Near East ern Myth
437
Note on the Texts and Translation
508
Names and Transliteration
513
IndexGlossary
516
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Stephen M. Trzaskoma and R. Scott Smith are Assistant Professors of Classics, University of New Hampshire.

Stephen Brunet is Associate Professor of Classics, University of New Hampshire.

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