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Famous myths of the golden age

Raymond, Louise

Famous myths of the golden age

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Greek

  • About the Edition

    Includes The Flame-Giver, Pandora"s Box, The Gorgon"s Head, The Story of King Midas, The Sun-God and the Mortal, How Phaeton Drove the Horses of the Sun, The Golden Fleece, Cupid and Psyche, The Labors of Hercules, The Six Pomegranate Seeds, and The Wanderings of Ulysses

    Edition Notes

    Statementretold by Beatrice Alexander. Illustrated by Florian
    ContributionsKramer, Florian, 1908-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p.
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22806374M
    LC Control Number68000163

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