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In other tales she was the wife of Hephaistos. Lastly there is a story, made
famous by Homer, in which the love»goddess betrays her husband Hephaistos
with Ares. Her union with the war»god resulted, according to the tales of the
Pandora.178 She was not his wife, but the wife of beings closely resembling him.
Hephaistos's wife—according to Homer, in his Iliad,179 and according to Hesiod
—was the youngest of the Graces, Aglaia, “the glorious”.18° Did more ancient ...
Her wedding was described to us by Pindar.267 In the story as he retold it
Themis was Zeus's first wife. First of all—as the poet tells the tale—the Moirai
brought the heavenly Themis, she of good counsel, behind gold»gleaming mares
from 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
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