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The Gods of the Greeks

Karl Kerényi - Mythology, Classical - 1960 - 304 pages
Reconstructs the mythological histories of the divinities and the origin and destiny of mankind from ancient writings and artifacts.
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Karl Kerényi - Religion - 1996 - 474 pages
No other god of the Greeks is as widely present in the monuments and nature of Greece and Italy, in the sensuous tradition of antiquity, as Dionysos. In myth and image, in ...
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Prometheus: Archetypal Image of Human Existence

Karl Kerényi - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 152 pages
Prometheus the god stole fire from heaven and bestowed it on humans. In punishment, Zeus chained him to a rock, where an eagle clawed unceasingly at his liver, until Herakles ...
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Science of Mythology: Essays on the Myth of the Divine Child and the ...

Carl Gustav Jung, Karl Kerényi - Archetype (Psychology) - 2002 - 232 pages
When Carl Jung and Carl Kerenyi got together to collaborate on this book, their aim was to elevate the study of mythology to a science. Kerenyi wrote on two of the most ...
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Eleusis: Archetypal Image of Mother and Daughter

Karl Kerényi - Social Science - 1991 - 257 pages
The Sanctuary of Eleusis, near Athens, was the center of a religious cult that endured for nearly two thousand years and whose initiates came from all parts of the civilized ...
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