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Prometheus and the Human Race I HAVE already mentioned all the progeny of
the Titans and Titanesses, with the exception of the line of Iapetos. This line is
closely connected with the human race. Mankind, considered as a great family, ...
Hesiod describes the race of Iapetos as consisting entirely of punished evildoers.
The story of the Titans, those enemies of Zeus and of the gods, is a preliminary to
the story of the human race. The name Iapetos has for us a foreign sound.
Then spoke to him the father of gods and men: “Son of Iapetos, thou illus» trious
lord, how unequal hast thou made the portions!” Thus Zeus, full of eternal
counsel, rebuked him. Prometheus of the crooked thoughts answered him with a
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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
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