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The three sisters dwelt on the Acropolis—so this story goes377—just as later did
the Arrephoroi, the Athenian virgins, who served the city's goddess. Their house
had three rooms. In the middle room dwelt Herse. Once upon a time Hermes ...
In the great tale7°° of the various successive human races—“the ages of antiquity
”, as they were later called—the “Ashes” produced the race of bronze. In his story
of the theft of fire Hesiod7°1 preserved for us the word meliai, the masculine ...
This teaching, however, is of much later date than the story of the sufferings of the
horned child»god. The story was also told as follows:84° The boiled limbs of the
first Dionysos, the son of Demeter, went into the earth. The earth»born beings ...
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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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