Mythology - Dugald Steer - new! Ancient Greek Gods, Heroes & Monsters - Lady Hestia Evans
The Gods, Heroes and Monsters of Ancient Greece
by Lady Hestia Evans, edited by DUGALD STEER
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New large hardcover book. All special features are included - see below
O MUSES Who sing of a World Long
Gone, Of Mighty Heroes, Olympian Gods, Of Terrible Monsters and Fabulous Beasts,
Help Me to Tell of these Wonderful Things, For I Have Come to the Land of Greece
To Speak of Her Myths and Her Mystery
~~ Lady Hestia Evans, Athens, 1825
Written by Lady Hestia Evans in 1825, Mythology is based on the record of her
travels through Greece, where she discovers the wonders of the ancient myths:
the tales of mighty gods and fearless heroes who battle the merciless beasts of
It is only when Ladia Hestia's friend John Oro uses her book as a guide for his
own trip to Greece, annotating as he travels, that you begin to realise that the
true power of these immortal gods might not be constrained to the past . . .
With his insatiable appetite for the fascinating antiquities he discovers, can
John control his greed, or will he suffer the wrath of a vengeful ancient god?
Here the Ology series ventures further back in history than ever before, to the
time of gods and monsters, myths and legends, to produce a Pandora's Box of
information, excitement and intrigue.
Prepare to be spellbound and have your imagination transported to another time in history.
Special features include:
- a sample of Golden Fleece
- pop-up Pandora's Box
- Greek Gods card game
- booklet outlining the Odyssey
- Greek temple floor plans
- interactive Minotaur's maze
- golden oak leaves, 'Obolos' silver coin, golden death mask, golden quill
pen and notepaper
Mythology: The Gods, Heroes and Monsters of Ancient Greece by Lady Hestia Evans, edited by Dugald Steer
In stock-ready to post on Friday