Mythologica

An Encyclopedia of Gods, Monsters and Mortals from Ancient Greece
Stephen Kershaw

Description

An illustrated encyclopedia of Greek mythology like no other, Mythologica features startlingly beautiful and exquisitely otherworldly portraits of mythological characters in eye-popping colour.

Uncover the colourful lives of 50 powerful gods and goddesses, earth-dwelling mortals and terrifying monsters as you journey back in time to ancient Greece. From the fearless Athena and her meddlesome ways to the brave and bold Odysseus and his remarkable journey home, discover why these incredible stories are still a part of our culture today. Listed alphabetically, each boldly designed spread presents a figure from the myths, including their name in Greek, their defining attributes and a summary of their story, along with multiple sidelights that provide additional facts.

Interspersed with the profiles are summaries of famous mythological tales and historical events, like the Odyssey, the Trojan War and the story of the Argonauts. The thrilling images and digestible text provide the perfect introduction to the lively world of Greek mythology. Prepare to be amazed as you uncover the epic, heroic and sometimes terrible lives of mortals, monsters and gods.

Recommended for ages 7+.

Details

  • Format
    Hardback
  • Pages
    112
  • Size
    340 x 280mm
  • Publisher
    Wide Eyed Editions
  • ISBN
    9781786031921
Status
In stock for immediate dispatch
Stock Code
190641
Our Price
$34.99