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It was said254 that the Charites were threefold, whether the name is taken to
refer to a flower, to the goddesses or to mortal maidens. Eteokles had three
daughters, who were called Trittai, “the threefold ones”. As they were performing
a dance ...
From the blood of the accidental victim arose the hyacinth, which was a wild
flower with dark blue blossom. Hyakinthos was, of course, no more “dead” than
Adonis was: he was a god, and was, indeed, worshipped also as a dead hero.
I THE RAPE OF PERSEPHONE Hades ravished the daughter of Demeter,78“ the
daughter whom Zeus had given to him without her mother's know» ledge. The
maiden was playing with the daughters of Okeanos, picking flowers—roses and ...
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67. The Gods of the Greeks by Karl Kerényi translation: from German by Norman Cameron published: 1951 format: 286 page paperback (1994 reprint of 1979 edition) Read full review
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~ Kerenyi has often been tarred with a Jungian brush, but in this early and independent work, he admirably displays his intimate knowledge of the language, art and traditions of the Greek peoples. He ... Read full review
STORIES OF THE TITANS
PROMETHEUS AND THE HUMAN RACE Pdgt
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