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She, too, the goddess of the Underworld, was ravished by a dark god and went,
as if she were a mortal, down among the dead. She sends the Gorgon's head,1°3
“the gigantic shape of fear”, to meet those who seek to invade her Underworld.
Poseidon con» tinued to be a darker father beside his heavenly brother; he
continued, longer and more closely than Zeus, to be associated with animal
shapes; and the sea was indeed his most fitting \ dominion. Yet he was not as
dark as ...
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 ...
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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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