Results 1-3 of 25
Hades and Persephone THE third of the three world»ruling sons of Kronos was
the dark counterpart not only of Zeus but also of Helios. Hades is the most recent
form of his name, an older form was Aides, or Aidoneus, and a still older form ...
An ancient vase» painting shows the three brothers as three rulers of the world,
with the emblems of their power: Zeus with his lightning, Poseidon with the trident
, Hades with his head turned back to front. This last was he who might not be ...
the golden staff, into the darkness of the Underworld, to persuade Hades with soft
words and to bring Persephone back from the gloom and up to the gods and the
light. Hermes obeyed and sprang from the Olympian abode down into the ...
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dchaikin - LibraryThing
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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - clancysmith - LibraryThing
~ 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
45 other sections not shown