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Published: 23 July 2009

304 Pages | 49 in-text illustrations


ISBN: 9780199245499

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Forms of Astonishment

Greek Myths of Metamorphosis

Richard Buxton

  • Use of comparative material, from other religious traditions, from science, literature, cinema, and computer graphics, enables readers to relate the Greek imagination to the modern world
  • Includes analysis, from an original perspective, of some of the best-known works of Greek literature
  • All quotations from Greek and other languages have been translated into English