Introduces the gods and goddesses, heroes, beasts, and monsters of classical mythology as well as common words and concepts with origins rooted in mythology. This delightful journey through classical mythology sheds new light on the origins of many common English expressions and presents an entertaining, educational guide to some of the world's most enduring stories. "Witty and informative."--San Francisco Chronicle. 40 illustrations.
This is a used copy in good condition with some general wear and a few discolorations to the dust jacket.
By Michael Macrone. Hardcover. 245 pages. Published by Pavillion, 1994.