Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2020

432 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197506646

Bookseller Code (01)

Classical Mythology

A Guide to the Mythical World of the Greeks and Romans

Second Edition

William Hansen

  • Provides continuous narration and a mythological dictionary
  • Brings a classicist and folklorist perspective to ancient mythological narratives
  • Over 100 illustrations, all based on ancient art

New to this Edition:

  • A thoroughly revised introduction, augmented lexical entries, an updated further-reading section, and enlarged discussions about the reception of classical mythology and the impact of cognitive science on the study of myth