D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths by Ingri d'Aulaire

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Here are the immortals of Olympus—the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece—as freshly described as if they were alive today.
            Mighty Zues with his fistful of thunderbolts; mischievous little Hermes; grey-eyed Athena, godess of wisdom; Asclepius, the first physician; Orpheus and his beloved Euridice; Helios the sun, crossing the heavens in his fiery chariot. . . these and other equally fabulous figures are featured here with their heroic deeds and petty squabbles illuminated in full dimension.

 

About Ingri d'Aulaire

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Published January 1, 1962 by Doubleday. 192 pages
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, History. Non-fiction

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The New York Review of Books

Having reissued both D’Aulaires’ Book of Norse Myths and D’Aulaires’ Book of Trolls, the publisher now presents the paper-over-board D’Aulaires’ Book of Animals by Ingri and Edgar Parin D’Aulaire, originally published in 1940 as Animals Everywhere.

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