The Classic Myths in English Literature and in Art (2nd ed.) (1911) Based Originally on Bulfinch's
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The Classic Myths in English Literature and in Art (2nd ed.) (1911) Based Originally on Bulfinch's

By Charles Mills Gayley
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  • THE CLASSIC MYTHS IN ENGLISH LITERATURE AND IN ART BASED ORIGINALLY ON BULFINCH'S "AGE OF FABLE" (1855) ACCOMPANIED BY AN INTERPRETATIVE AND ILLUSTRATIVE COMMENTARY
  • TO THE MUSES
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS
  • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
  • FULL-PAGE ILLUSTRATIONS AND MAPS
  • INTRODUCTION THE STUDY OF MYTHOLOGY IN CONNECTION WITH ENGLISH POETRY AND WITH ART
    • SUGGESTIONS TO TEACHERS
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • PART I MYTHS OF DIVINITIES AND HEROES
    • CHAPTER I GREEK MYTHS OF THE CREATION
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER II THE GODS OF HEAVEN[16]
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER III THE GODS OF EARTH[41]
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER IV THE GODS OF THE UNDERWORLD[44]
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER V THE GODS OF THE WATERS[57]
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER VI THE ROMAN DIVINITIES
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER VII MYTHS OF THE GREAT DIVINITIES OF HEAVEN
      • THE LAMENT FOR ADONIS[125]
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • THE LAMENT FOR ADONIS[125]
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER VIII MYTHS OF THE GREAT DIVINITIES OF EARTH
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER IX FROM THE EARTH TO THE UNDERWORLD
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER X MYTHS OF NEPTUNE, RULER OF THE WATERS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XI MYTHS OF THE LESSER DIVINITIES OF HEAVEN
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XII MYTHS OF THE LESSER DIVINITIES OF EARTH, ETC.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XIII MYTHS OF LESSER DIVINITIES OF THE WATERS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XIV MYTHS OF THE OLDER HEROES: THE HOUSE OF DANAÜS, AND ITS CONNECTIONS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XV THE FAMILY OF ÆOLUS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XVI THE FAMILY OF ÆTOLUS AND ITS CONNECTIONS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XVII THE HOUSE OF MINOS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XVIII THE HOUSE OF CECROPS AND ERICHTHONIUS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XIX THE HOUSE OF LABDACUS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XX MYTHS OF THE YOUNGER HEROES: THE SEVEN AGAINST THEBES
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXI HOUSES CONCERNED IN THE TROJAN WAR
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXII THE TROJAN WAR
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXIII THE FALL OF TROY
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXIV THE WANDERINGS OF ULYSSES
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXV ADVENTURES OF ÆNEAS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXVI THE WAR BETWEEN TROJANS AND LATINS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXVII MYTHS OF THE NORSE GODS[364]
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXVIII MYTHS OF NORSE AND OLD GERMAN HEROES
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXIX THE RING OF THE NIBELUNG
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • PART II THE HISTORY OF MYTH.
    • CHAPTER XXX THE ORIGIN AND ELEMENTS OF MYTH
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXXI THE DISTRIBUTION OF MYTHS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XXXII THE PRESERVATION OF MYTHS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • COMMENTARY[422]
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • A FEW RULES FOR THE ENGLISH PRONUNCIATION OF GREEK AND LATIN PROPER NAMES
  • INDEX OF MYTHOLOGICAL SUBJECTS AND THEIR SOURCES
  • INDEX OF MODERN AUTHORS AND ARTISTS
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