Karl Kerényi - Religion - 1960 - 304 pages
Reconstructs the mythological histories of the divinities and the origin and destiny of mankind from ancient writings and artifacts.
Norman Oliver Brown - Social Science - 1990 - 164 pages
Hermes -- trickster and culture hero, divine child and patron of steady action, master of magic words, seducer and whisper -- is a vital and complex figure in Greek mythology ...
Walter Burkert - Religion - 1985 - 493 pages
A survey of the religious beliefs of ancient Greece covers sacrifices, libations, purification, gods, heroes, the priesthood, oracles, festivals, and the afterlife
Ginette Paris - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1990 - 152 pages
The three images of divinity amplified in this book express the often unconscious pagan grace present in our daily lives. Dionysos brings joy to celebrations & protects the ...
Platón, C. D. C. Reeve - Philosophy - 1998 - 103 pages
The Cratylus, Plato's sole dialogue devoted to the relation between language and reality, is acknowledged to be one of his masterpieces. But owing to its often enigmatic ...