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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 58 ratings
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover This book is written in an accessible, user friendly way (I are the complete beginner with Greek mythology!) But there is the few omissions which would do it much easier to read:
An INDICATION of characters
A more extended diagram of like this some hundreds of characters are related to eachother
A glossary.
Has believed also that some last pocolos capitulate are slightly disorganised.
Has the little typo east and duplications also, that gives an impression has been launched joint in a last now.
Expects an author and the editor take this the consideration partorisca future editions.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition A real disappointment, especially of the writer like good and witty likes Stephen Fries. Ossia twee, patronising, and feels like this was written in the haste partorisca fulfil to date of caducity of the editor. It fries it Is endeavours partorisca do these utmost myths look more modern and pertinent beds like the trendy the vicar that tries 'hang was' with some boys in his parish.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback An entertaining and interesting book in the elderly Greek mythology written in the fashion that is recognisable likes Stephen Fries (if the has not looked never in QI). Originally, it have been looking for the book in elderly Greek mythology that is to be write in the modern way and would be both easy to comprise and fluent and think that this book has fulfilled these criteria. It have read reservation on Ulysses (Odysseus I thinks is known also as), Theseus, Hercules, Jason and a Argonauts and Perseus as well as seeing the few films have said roughly characters (although they are not covered really in this book because as it Fries partorisca mention you would require several books partorisca say his histories) and to the equal that has wanted to find the book that says other myths like a creation of some Of the Greeks, Titn and some of some less good characters known in to the Greek myth likes him Prometheus, Sisyphus, Persephone, but reason are not the classics scholarly no really chair that particularly enjoy read the ancient texts have translated like this the pound was so only in right and the ideal so that there is wanted.
Fries Uses some have has complicated words (although probably it recommend uses the dictionary) but I still found this to be, in a whole, easily understandable, adds it read and he ticked all some boxes so that I have looked for. It fries it is writing the fashion is (like images a man he to be) charming, intelligent and informative with the sense of talent and of course has abundance of footnotes to the equal that adds the extra bits of information likes them has said some histories. Also, it adds the section of sources in an end of a book so that they wish the delve further which thinks is an excellent idea.
Would recommend this book to any the one who has an interest in ancient Greek mythology (although any sure he is ideal for girls), especially wants to learn on some Of the Greeks, Titn and some the a lot of myths and the histories have associated with them but that using this like this drives definite has to that be view like a point of entrance to the fascinating subject.
4 / 5
Formed: Audible Audiobook I amour Stephen Fries. It is the glorious orator and artist and when I have learnt writes on some Greek myths, has been thrilled. Being born of the Greek parents and that have on grown with the passion partorisca these myths, has been excited partorisca read the new to take on them and of Stephen bloody Fries much less! It was excited like this I still peeled out of the little has bitten more partorisca a book of Audio. In this way it can have Stephen dulcet tones, reading his book of the mine so much has driven. Unfortunately, Stephen poor has directed partorisca turn this thrilling and gripping myths to the dreary ready of compraventa of some different types of titan and of the, with his names, that was apparently famous partorisca and in a process dipped partorisca sleep by means of sheer boredom. Have there is so only he roughly 15 of a way by means of, but am near partorisca give up. The one who concerns that the ivy is exited of Rhea to the equal that to last and has been described like proud, imperious, jealous, haughty and vengeful. Or that, a Horai has looked two insiemi of triplete daughters, so that it goes to the for minor I adds that it describes his embodiment of some seasons. Partorisca Any those who has done in fact a lot of years in some means comunicacionales, surely, has to be conscious of an old adage: the show does not say . The gentleman Fries is obviously ardent in these myths and very learnt of them. This in spite of, partorisca the plus that entertains king-saying of them suggests some looks of reader elsewhere.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition there is ENJOYED really read this book. You are not that it was with which but liked all one same. I have read a Illiad and an Odyssey and really loved a fashion to write and some lines of thrilling history. This book is more an exposure of some many of the Greeks, but the writings for Steven Fries in his way inconfundible own. The writings of ancient myths in modern tongue.
His interesting and enjoyable and done the good works of places like this so it was possible near in the alone book without not doing calm never seats ossia material of studio for an examination.
To good sure would recommend
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover One a lot entertaining and informative read. Stephen Fries is an excellent history teller the one who says a history of some Greek Myths the majority of informatively.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting the reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition there be enjoyed to take to know on some Greek myths and of the ones of which has looked mostly very far and academic box Steven Fries them ameno the life in the light hearted humorous way.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback Very like this when being the massive defender of the Greek mythology and one has taken like this my eye on here in my page of house of the recommendations as I have purchased and has not been disappointed. Although any a lot of in an upper that is mad about so only could do not dipping down reading some exploits of Zeus and His Ivy of woman. Stephen Fries is a lot of eloquent with his wording likes man posh he. Haha. A canny read as it give it the gone. Each one which so his own opinion and a world will not finalise if it does not like.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition I really enjoys to read roughly mythology, especially Greek mythology, but this is to be write a lot! A way interprets some of which speaks to the each one like this another is likes to listen to two 9 year olds contesting, juvenile and stupid. Highly recommended averting east!
4 / 5
It is Stephen Fries is partorisca bid partorisca result accepted like the 'national property'? If he like this has to that try harder. @I give that the gentleman Fries has done the career out of being arch and the little bit patronising, in the small amusing way, but here clashes with a subject @@@subject. Masters an idea to some Greek Myths? Memory be impressed enough for treatment of Tombs of Robert of this @@subject done some years and can, for like this, recommend it. This piece of twaddle - no so much.
4 / 5
Shining, smutty, those interest and educational. whats More is a way stephen fry write you can listen read you a book in your boss.
4 / 5
Are the mythology but he so that far it has directed it more in Nordic mythology, like this for the while it have been that loves read more than Greek mythology. I have known classical myths like the box of Pandora, but an account of a creation of a world-wide and of the humanity was new mine and was fascinating. I found it especially that interests what of some histories, recounted for first Greek philosophers of an increase of Christianity, has alike biblical counterparts. While a book – so it Fries been in an introduction – no tip to go to a meaning and interpretation of some myths, there was still historical and geographic commentaries intriguing that me think. There are some modern references to the equal that dips his own transfer and humour to some classical histories.

Has found a book slightly last to take to and concentrate on, for several reasons: I have loved to read all a footnotes to the equal that have been interested, but this has meant breaking out of a main text and that loses a flow. Also, because of a character of mythology when being episodes and short histories, has not taken absorbed in a history in a same way does with the novel. But, neither of these things reflect bad in an author, is so only a character of a subject. Search to structure a book so that it is like this cohesive and easy to follow like this possible, but with to the mythology does not go to be never the direct linear history. Another thing was a sheer the quantity of the names has launched was – impossible to agree the one who was the one who and the one who was a father of the one who and the one who the powers have had – but, again, the supposition concealed is so only a character of mythology.

Likes read a second book, Hero, but will have the pause goes in!
5 / 5
Really enjoying this book, that surprises what of a tongue and the histories are still live in of the words of modern day, expressions and philosophy.
5 / 5
Has read the few descriptions is, and swings one of two ways, neither, is really well, or can find better accounts of some Greek myths. Personally, I have found this to be incredibly entertaining. While it can not go like this thorough likes another when it comes to a picture a big plus of mythology. That gives is the history . A history said in the very only way, which is entertaining, amusing and interesting! It sells some myths, painting the for real beautiful picture with his words ( takes a basics does VERY A lot). If you are new to some Greek myths, or is the lover that wants to listen the new account said like the history, entwined to the line of coherent time, concealed there will be you yearning more thoroughly would recommend that you take the copy of Mythos.
5 / 5
Has purchased this book with a version of audio, and to be sincere like wonderful like that the narrator is, honradamente the desire has had no. A version of audio fails a lot of paragraphs of a book, has different odd words and losing a lot of sentences. In fact it causes to the plot of subjects is trying use a two near in sync, how is impossible the majority of a time. If you are the reader the one who use an audio apresamiento to help absorb an information inside the book, then would not recommend squandering your money that purchases it.
Like him standalone the book is very good and the very interesting bed, which would recommend.
4 / 5
Can not say the one who this book is writing partorisca. Some tones of tongue and dives of complexes to very basic as if it is to separate writing for audience of adult and then for small boys. It finds like the series of incomplete thoughts. I do not have enjoyed and the desire could take my money behind.
5 / 5
Can appreciate that Stephen Fries tried to do with this book, but am sad of the says has not done for me. There have it very too much in a way of modern syntax and has launched when it portrays conversations, feels jarring and out of place in the book in this subject @@@subject. I create in an Ivy of signals is writing like this saying ' will bet ' in report to guess where Zeus east, does not mean to be cruel but I cringed in the law that piece of dialogue. One ordering of some histories is wise in a first half of a book, but the a bit chaotic results that look in some means last, as if simply trying cram like this in like this possible, or as if some histories were afterthoughts.

Fries Mentions the book for Edith Hamilton, and takes my last subject a lot well in a preface of his book. In a @@subject to write the book of histories of vastly different time to differ complexity etc., Governs out of any tentativa to unify them so that it has involved aying in my histories of own way that was in any mine felt and has had state said by writers add in of the ways have thought has adapted his @subject'. For my flavour in reading Mythos, Fries has (in my opinion) fallen foul of this feeling, apresamiento too much artistic licence with some histories and likes to portray him.
4 / 5
A real disappointment, especially of the writer like good and witty likes Stephen Fries. Ossia twee, patronising, and feels like this was written in the haste partorisca fulfil to date of caducity of the editor. It fries it Is endeavours partorisca do these utmost myths look more modern and pertinent beds like the trendy the vicar that tries 'hang was' with some boys in his parish.
4 / 5
This book is written in an accessible, user friendly way (I are the complete beginner with Greek mythology!) But there is the few omissions which would do it much easier to read:
An INDICATION of characters
A more extended diagram of like this some hundreds of characters are related to eachother
A glossary.
Has believed also that some last pocolos capitulate are slightly disorganised.
Has the little typo east and duplications also, that gives an impression has been launched joint in a last now.
Expects an author and the editor take this the consideration partorisca future editions.
5 / 5
An entertaining and interesting book in the elderly Greek mythology written in the fashion that is recognisable likes Stephen Fries (if the has not looked never in QI). Originally, it have been looking for the book in elderly Greek mythology that is to be write in the modern way and would be both easy to comprise and fluent and think that this book has fulfilled these criteria. It have read reservation on Ulysses (Odysseus I thinks is known also as), Theseus, Hercules, Jason and a Argonauts and Perseus as well as seeing the few films have said roughly characters (although they are not covered really in this book because as it Fries partorisca mention you would require several books partorisca say his histories) and to the equal that has wanted to find the book that says other myths like a creation of some Of the Greeks, Titán @ and some of some less good characters known in to the Greek myth likes him Prometheus, Sisyphus, Persephone, but reason are not the classics scholarly any really chair that particularly enjoy read the ancient texts have translated like this the pound was so only in right and the ideal so that there is wanted.
Fries Uses some have has complicated words (although probably it recommend uses the dictionary) but I still found this to be, in a whole, easily understandable, adds it read and he ticked all some boxes so that I have looked for. It fries it is writing the fashion is (like images a man he to be) charming, intelligent and informative with the sense of talent and of course has abundance of footnotes to the equal that adds the extra bits of information likes them has said some histories. Also, it adds the section of sources in an end of a book so that they wish to delve further which thinks is an excellent idea.
Would recommend this book to any the one who has an interest in ancient Greek mythology (although any sure he is ideal for girls), especially wants to learn on some Of the Greeks, Titán @ and some the a lot of myths and the histories have associated with them but that using this like this drives definite has to that be view like a point of entrance to the fascinating subject.
5 / 5
I amour Stephen Fries. It is the glorious orator and artist and when I have learnt writes on some Greek myths, has been thrilled. Being born of the Greek parents and that have on grown with the passion for these myths, has been excited to read the new take on them and of Stephen bloody Fries much less! It was excited like this I still peeled out of the little has bitten more for a book of Audio. In this way it can have Stephen dulcet tones, reading his book of the mine so much has driven. Unfortunately, Stephen poor has directed to turn this thrilling and gripping myths to the dreary ready of compraventa of some different types of @@@titan and of the, with his names, that was apparently famous for and in a process dipped to sleep by means of sheer boredom. Have there is so only he roughly 15 of a way by means of, but are afterwards to give up. The one who concerns that the ivy is exited of Rhea as to last and has been described like proud, imperious, jealous, haughty and vengeful. Or that, a Horai has looked two insiemi of triplete daughters, so that it goes to the for minor I adds that it describes his embodiment of some seasons. For any those who has done in fact the a lot of years in some means comunicacionales, surely, has to be conscious of an old adage: the show does not say . The gentleman Fries is obviously ardent in these myths and very learnt of them. This in spite of, for the plus that entertains king-saying of them suggests some looks of reader elsewhere.
4 / 5
There is enjoyed really read this book. You are not that it was with which but liked all one same. I have read a Illiad and an Odyssey and really loved a fashion to write and some lines of thrilling history. This book is more an exposure of some of the a lot of Greeks, but the writings for Steven Fries in his way inconfundible own. The writings of ancient myths in modern tongue.
His interesting and enjoyable and done the good works of places like this so it was possible near in the alone book without not doing calm never seats ossia material of studio for an examination.
To good sure would recommend
4 / 5
One a lot entertaining and informative read. Stephen Fries is an excellent history teller the one who says a history of some Greek Myths more informatively.
4 / 5
Very Like this when being the massive defender of the Greek mythology and one has taken like this my eye on here in my page of house of the recommendations to the equal that have purchased and has not been disappointed. Although any a lot of in an upper that is mad about so only could do not dipping down reading some exploits of Zeus and His Ivy of woman. Stephen Fries is a lot of eloquent with his wording likes man posh he. Haha. A canny read as it give it the gone. Each one which so his own opinion and a world will not finalise if it does not like. 😊
5 / 5
Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting it reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
5 / 5
There be enjoyed to take to know on some Greek myths and of the ones of which has looked mostly a lot far and academic box Steven Fries them ameno the life in the light hearted humorous way.
4 / 5
I really enjoys to read roughly mythology, especially Greek mythology, but this is to be write a lot! A way interprets some of which speaks to the each one like this another is likes to listen to two 9 year olds contesting, juvenile and stupid. Highly recommended averting east!
5 / 5
It is all bit it too jokey and juvenile. Unnecessarily Like this

dialogue that Annoying

Transmits any of a majesty or power of a mythology

Surprisingly disappoints it
4 / 5
Usually the bit of Greek mythology results the bit monotonous but ossia superbly fact. Alive iut in Greece and I have directed partorisca have some the Greek friends read it and want it. A partner has had his mother read it the one who teaches Greek mythology in colegiala and would like me use the like the help to teach still to take his pupils that the fall that chooses on the bit of English tongue on birds ,etc
5 / 5
This counting again of some Greek myths requires no leading knowledge and is said in Stephen Fries is way inconfundible. These characters can be of the but possess all a foibles of humans with his investigation for amour, revenge, anger, sulkiness, jealousies and vanities. You can read all some histories or simply diving in loving house in the particular deity. Any only is this reserves the must yes is the Hellenophile or lover of mythology but Fry also takes aches to aim a linguistic influence that some names of some of have them propiciado an English tongue - absolutely fascinating.
Also finds it that it amuses that a title is also a name cervecero Greek.
4 / 5
Are happy to read or listen the Greek Mythologies all day long; there is any way to do these histories that bores or tedious- no for me in all the chance. And in a same way, can listen Stephen Fries all day. Perhaps some could think that his tentativa to king-say he with some modern reference contrite. Well, Stephen Fries has any never has alleged fresco or hip. It is all tweed jackets and all some better for him-,a same time is also one of a first person to possess an Apple Mac computer in Londra. They are not one for audible books in that have always prefered- this in spite of prefer- books and real books, but this have hooked. Having roughly of one the majority of sumptuous and the good-looking histories have said the mine for Stephen Fries! It is exactly like this amazing as it conceal and more.
5 / 5
Has has had always the a lot of sketchy knowledge of some Greeks, and some myths of his existence and actions. This wonderful, entertaining and the informative book has fill in of the like this empty for me, and in the fashion that founds them a lot of enjoyable.

There is enjoyed this like this is them directly be the Amazon and has ordered a sequela, Heroine, to continue my learning and entertainment
4 / 5
has tried to read some Greek myths before but would take really confused roughly those who was those who and how is all has related! This version is easy to read without being “dumbed down”. As well as a tragedy and the work there are some flashes of humour, both of some myths and Stephen Fry is commentaries ( does not interrupt some histories too much, and there is useful footnotes throughout). I have it that there is enjoyed really read this book, and to good sure can me see that it read it again - a lot of something I often say!
4 / 5
Ossia The fantastic book for the frank approximation to count again some myths and legends of some ancient Greeks. Calm really can remark his amour for a mythology and an investigation that do.

A reason for only four is does uneccessary, irrelevent nods to a current agenda of LGBT+ community. I am not sure reason each audience imagine the one who identifies like such has to do it the thing in everything does. I do not create in focus, think a LGBT+ the community is going behind with still seal. This in spite of, do not want to tarnish this revises too much. But please, times and of the places to be that they shout on some community and concealed is not in the book of myths in Greeks that has not had focuses bobo for sexualities (thats thanks to a victorians).
5 / 5
Has found Mythos whilst so only exploring by means of quell'I could buy to read afterwards. And they are I happy I stumbled by means of Stephen Fries is book. My first book for him and has considered to give is the gone so that it agrees read by means of books of ancient myth like the boy. I have been drawn to the east for an end of a first chapter. Doing any supposition that knows even anything on some Greek myths, Stephen Fries calm walks by means of like this easily like the boy takes read the bedtime history, giving you so only a right quantity of info still retain still when this or that Goddess, @Titán, Ninfa or Oceanid collected on again, to good sure that causes mischief.

Find surprised that so much of our popular words and the sentences derive myths and was downtrodden there is @@give once quickly approached an end of a book. Easy to read, easy to comprise and easy to go back to (to good sure I ) down a line. Absolutely recommended!
5 / 5
Stephen Fries says the good history, and knows very a lot of the one who the majority of people loves for way of accessibility and clarity. Of this point of view - to the equal that could nettle scholarly - ossia the tentativa very brave to explain a lot of these knots of myths never enough took to, or there is perhaps excepts of the one who weave was too dark. His dry asides is useful, more than the distraction, as they confirm that we are taking a same thing like that is to write - some myths require this!
4 / 5
A fashion looks for partorisca be aimed in of the adolescents and cringy put to 'junk' etc that no the accessible fact '', so only uncomfortable. Always identify your first audience to begin to write...
4 / 5
It was wonderful to read some histories agree of my infancy, but with Stephen Fries is inconfundible take on things. I know some reviewers has not liked him his informal fashion, but think likes of Fries is writing in general will enjoy this.
An investigation and the references are extended, as I can delve to some funds & of histories more want to, or so only read on by means of a main text.
Remorses to give was my infancy soyyths of Ancient Greece' and thinks that has found the worthy substitution :)
5 / 5
have the little of Stephen Fries is reservations to comprise autobiographies. My partner bought a second of some books of Greek mythology, but have them really has wanted to read in mandate. Calm does not have to that but have the bit of OCD for things like this lol. To dip it directly love these books. If you are to to the Greek mythology the taste, then of these books are for you. To good sure recommend these books.
4 / 5
Interpretation very simplistic of centuries of legend. It is done with amour and cure but with the tongue has stuck was the compliance. So only it lines it a surface of some histories but would be ideal for any the one who does not know him and loves the discharge of cradle
5 / 5
absolutely adores this book. They are always state interested to learn on history and of the Greek myths, but some histories can be like this complicated that is to dip always was. Stephen has there is broken some histories down and calm really help you to maintain the clue of the one who is the one who, reason there is the plot of greek of the and mythical creatures!
Really enjoys a way says some histories also. It is a lot of witty and when it begins to read I fight to dip a book down!
Wants to do more the books have taken!
5 / 5
Had listened of Greek mythology but never in any detail to the equal that have decided to read this book. Material Mythos done the wonderful work to cover a lot some main myths (that can say) in a reservation. I aimed that the plethora of words, the symbols and the appearances of modern life am derived of Greek mythology.

There is enjoyed this book because of a flowery tongue, entertainment. It looks this Fries the fun writing has had this and I have had certainly amused to read the.
5 / 5
Been seating in the bar of Greek beach for the pair of the days that read this wonderful king-saying of some histories that underpin so much of European literature. I have been adapted of a lot of histories that has agreed like the boy and promoted to enjoy a lot another the this was fresh uncle has fulfilled. There is enjoyed particularly these moments when you have been invited to see a hand of an ancient history teller giving words and experiences the one who live with us today.
5 / 5
Has purchased this book for my daughter but then settled down to read me the.
Stephen Fries written with humour, talent and passion in the @@@subject concealed there is fascinated partorisca centuries. I have studied Greek Mythology in colegiala a lot of years, if so only have been like this entertainment as reading east.c
Of prime minister to last the found captivated thus I rid fantastically illustrated.
Is now has been to the order is predecessor .
5 / 5
This was bit it also ‘Stephen Fries' for my flavour. Some the ones of the Greeks are complicated and the gentleman Fries done his best to do them the little more comprehensible, which achieves to the big discharge. To That that did not like me was of some commentaries bobos as, for me, at all but nettle.
5 / 5
Listening to like this a audiobook mainly but also have kindle download for some images . Loving an audio reserves like this far, listens in bedding mainly but sometimes in a car . Stephen Fries is narration is like this smooth and silky I often fall slept quickly listening in bedding like an only annoyance is rewinding constantly to find where agrees to listen to.
5 / 5
Has loved this book. I have known roughly some of some 'of the' mentioned here but discovered like this more roughly him. I have loved a footnotes this has has linked words and of the sentences use today, with these of the and a time in that has lived it. I agreed of QI - as Stephen Fries once hosted. I found it informative and very easy to read without being to academician.
4 / 5
Ossia Splendid. There is a potential to be bit it dry but in Stephen Fries is the able hands is both learnt and involving. Easier That read that an original Homer or Ovid, this crisp setting out of some Greek myths and the characters leaves all these classical references partorisca fall to plant, of an impact our day-the-tongue of day to one the one who is and that it is of art of Renaissance. Well value the bed.
4 / 5
Has been sold like the he counting again of some myths but in realities so only loans the one who has given birth tho that and like a greek advantages of tongue to the modern day english terms. Well If yours to this think but has been expecting this partorisca be more than the history. For example wheb taking on a clash of some @@@titan, a war is glossed on partorisca direct on like ceeated mountains and volcanoes.
5 / 5
The one who the delight Stephen Fries is. Ossia An entertaining and fascinating saying of some Greek Myths. If it have been able to read this while it studies a @subject @ would be it much more be enjoyable - and some facts would be remained with me. Usually when I have read it is my own alcohol listens in my boss - but Stephen certainly takes on is one. Súper Work, Stephen
5 / 5
had been that looks forward to partorisca read this book of then is emission and did not disappoint me a bit. It is Stephen Fries in his better, that door his differential fashion and intelligence in a world of Titán @, Immortals, Of the, Monsters and Mortals. I will be king-reading this regularly, is irresistible.
4 / 5
Has thinks that has known enough bit it on some Greek myths, but has been surprised reason has not known after reading this excellent book.
A lot these histories and the characters do like this felt in connection with a development of the tongue and I have found this fascinating.
Can not expect movement on to some Heroes reserve now. 😁
4 / 5
His a lot of QI, easy to comprise, enough the jolly approximation the Greek mythology. This in spite of, sometimes chair that that can be quite patronising so that it say that it is to somewhere in a half among the serious book in Greek Mithology and Of the for dummies or to the to something likes concealed. Enjoyable Read in any case.
4 / 5
An emphasis remains in the annale that says more than the studio of a subject of the Greek mythology and I enjoyed it immensely! I have read books of studio on mythology to the equal that interest but is wonderful to read the ape he counting again of these myths, and in fact ossia a whole point of myths to the equal that are meant to be tale again to maintain them alive.
4 / 5
When it Was school age , a lot of moons, has loved some histories of Greek Mythology. But my reading has not been good and has been classified like this “so only another boy of the working class begun of for life of factory”. Today probably it was diagnosed dyslexic.

Arrived to finalise reading Stephen Fries is new book Mythos and his thrilling prose, boss in the reality and a magic way have said a yarns his active rekindled the passion had forgotten.

Well has finalised doing in the factory but any before I have achieved the terracing of honours in chemist and not doing in “face of coal”.

A inverted Churchillian cradles to sign to import to give to mine then professors😈
5 / 5
This book is the wonderful to redraft of some Greek myths. Stephen Fries headed to humanise and modernise excellent histories that a half reader could have been postponed for been due to his fashion of inaccessible writing. Still if are not interested particularly in of the Greek myths, would have to read this purely for a writing adds!
5 / 5
Because of the whoops in my part, has ordered this after buying a second first book... Time of advantage along planned, probably to be the new press, to good sure value a wait, and that looks forward to to devour the gentleman Fries is your conversational word for word. If you are the defender of Greek mythology, or master delve deeper, buy this book. Very happy.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
5 / 5
Formed: Audible Audiobook Ossia a audiobook that simply can not recommend enough. One of the legends of the British entertainment in Stephen Fries stick of these ancient histories and breathes the contemporary form of life and colour to them in his own only fashion. It is the mix of description, the little conjecture and of course the action of a lion when be taken by these glorious old histories they. They take front and phase of centre and while it Fries cleverly interweaves background and the information does not feel never likes anything another that the be has said a history to involve. Of course when be Stephen also takes charming nuggets of the etymology has launched to a mix also.

Using the quite informal, almost irreverent approximation, for example pronunciation some names of people and places to the equal that comes more easily his, Fries ameno these histories to the life like them to them pocolos another could any never. Some Of the, heroes and of course the villains are given an often stray humanity and character that is both charming and humorous.

Sincerely, although clearly the plot of personal investigation has been to this animal-tellings is neither the comprehensible collection, more than Swipes more Utmost calm , neither is the very scholarly work. This in spite of, likes me of calm mainly have the knowledge of any of some Greek or the calm myths want to dip your toe to them for a first time ossia the fabulous put to start with.

My preferred is always be Jason and his Argonauts never of then looking Gentleman Chaffey 1963 film like the boy. Still with east an although, a one that am more familiarised with has learnt more in a rear history and like a plot developed and has been toyed with quell'I never have first. Then, the legislation in an end Stephen describes soyythos' as the trilogy that has not been conscious of like this hopefully to match his aim there will be a plus of these that will cover a Trojan war and his consequences. I can not expect!

So much, yes wants to spend some time to listen to the life of respite of modern legend to ancient myths, ossia a lot a right series!
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Ossia the animate, allegro, ready and the camp that says myths of Greeks. There are people on here whinging in this be of book partorisca 'beginners' - these bores could not be further of an alcohol of mythical Greek storytelling. It fries it Is the narrator partorisca oblige , embellishing some histories with interesting cultural vietas. Bravo!
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Ossia more partorisca the boys have aged 10 to 15....
And more than the rodeo of chance more than the comprehensible studio of a myth is..
Can comprise Fry is approximation and a history that says is good but that lacking of in substance and is almost likes has been sanatised to the episodes of the comic reserve the plus enlightened and certainly academic writings in this fabulous any far plus that Robert some reservation 1 and 2 of Some Greek Myths ,, absolutely exceptional..
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Each few generations like this a lot gives the new plus he counting again of some Greek myths. Transmissions of tongue and consistently the histories written older very always involve a reader as they can of him once had done. With east in alcohol Stephen Fries has given already Mythos, which has very helped partorisca know some myths of creation of Ancient Greece, and with this book I maintaining volume of knots to an Age of Heroine, with the together of retellings of famous histories.

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Knows that some people advise people partorisca read a book for Robert Caduto, and yes is very partorisca all some variac. Different the histories, this in spite of in some Tombs of same times have tried to force down our throats his theories on religion and similar pleasure, which do not stand up to scrutiny and not having never does like this. With the calm book like this takes some histories in an easily digestible form so that they always are that they rush roughly, and also the time is mentioned on the variac. Other sources. Partorisca Maintain to some histories Fry obviously any some deceptions that the tombs have done, and with considerations to thoughts in of the myths and of the legends, there is the little piece in a backside of this book where an author gives some basic ideas in some theories of myths and some the different ways have been interpreted.

Together with maps, and other illustrations that comprises produced and ceramic and sculpture this book has to that it weaves partorisca offer a general reader and is sure partorisca do well with the youngest readers and older. Some the Greek myths are the part of our heritage, like this in fact partorisca everything of Western Europe, and games, films, the books and the games are inspired still in his, as they are of entities partorisca know and sometimes am surprised by an ignorance of them was for the oldest people. Saying something another month in a riddle of a Sphinx, which is said here, has been surprised that my parents have not known one the majority of famous of all the riddles.

Giving you some few hours partorisca read the pleasure there is for several characters and like this on here, as well as other books have mentioned that you can wish to peruse he wishes to discover more on some histories that is again here, which in time will remark, an author has injected some humour to.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition are the big defender of the Greek myth and Stephen Fry is an excellent storyteller. Ossia The quite directly saying of some ancient myths with an injection of irreverent humour here and there is a lot in a tone would expect abonos-naturedly the gentleman has learnt Fries.
Has to that admit this in spite of, that my attention has begun the flag to the equal that achieve one halfway point. Too many Of some histories have selected has followed the narrative model very alike (uncle of bad/dashing young hero), and without overarching edge of history to pull it all the joint does not look to be going anywhere. It is the most read book in of the small explosions like this calm does not begin the thought dulls.
To the equal that have said that they are the big defender of Greek myths (especially Homer but begin on that we will be here all day, some lies of interest, perhaps, in any so only a be of the history has said, but the one who a way a history is said I says roughly like the people a lot the time thought and senses), and love a plus has involved, relaxed storytelling of Madeline Miller or Margaret Atwood (A Penelopaid), this looks thin and dry in comparison, so only skirting a surface of these complex and interesting histories.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover A book/of leading mate is brilliant. If this one east the averages like this very was fantastic. Highly recommended
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition that the interests read, Ladies . It fries he the work adds partorisca say some histories without interpreting them partorisca we. Other books written on some Greeks tend partorisca be very dry, but this was the delight .
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition These are absolutely wonderful retellings of Greek mythology. Now I am ordering a first volume, Mythos, partorisca take some of some earlier histories, and am expecting that Stephen Fries no partorisca here with Heroines but continuous in partorisca give retellings of the odyssey of Homer & Iliad and Virgil Aeneid, the histories certainly would look forward to partorisca read in a future.

Does not think has read retellings this good partorisca the long time, perhaps of then David Kossoff has counted again some histories of Bible, which now looks very a lot the time does in fact. Highly recommended.

I hope finds my useful description.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover has has wanted to this. It has not known a terrible plot in the Greek heroes and this have developed my knowledge in Ladies Fries is good-looking conversational way partorisca write. Have Now has it also experience Mythos partorisca learn on some Of the Greeks. Excellent and sincerely recommended.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover has wanted to read this account of some heroes of Ancient Greece, comprising Hercules, Orpheus, Odysseus, and of course Jason and his investigation for a Golden Fleece. There are a lot of monsters here too much: centaurs, a minotaur, a cyclopes, fines has begun dogs and fines has begun serpents to appoint but the pocolas - a lot of challenges for some heroes to face sometimes with a help of some of the, sometimes in spite of his interventions.

Some histories are said in the a lot of involving and entertaining the fashion and I have learnt the plot and filled in all the classes of empty in my knowledge. There is the plot here to agree, but is to like real to read, in all the chance.

In the bed that this volume and also Mythos, are really that looks forward to that I attentive be a third volume that has spent some Trojan wars and his consequences
4 / 5
Ossia The animate, allegro, ready and the camp that says myths of Greeks. There are people on here whinging in this be of book partorisca 'beginners' - these bores could not be further of an alcohol of mythical Greek storytelling. It fries it Is the narrator partorisca oblige , embellishing some histories with interesting cultural viñetas. Bravo!
4 / 5
Ossia A audiobook that simply can not recommend enough. One of the legends of the British entertainment in Stephen Fries stick of these ancient histories and breathes the contemporary form of life and colour to them in his own only fashion. It is the mix of description, the little conjecture and of course the action of a lion when be taken by these glorious old histories they. They take front and phase of centre and while it Fries cleverly interweaves background and the information does not feel never likes anything another that the be has said a history to involve. Of course when be Stephen also takes charming nuggets of the etymology has launched to a mix also.

Using the quite informal, almost irreverent approximation, for example pronunciation some names of people and places to the equal that comes more easily his, Fries ameno these histories to the life like them to them pocolos another could any never. Some Of the, heroes and of course the villains are given an often stray humanity and character that is both charming and humorous.

Sincerely, although clearly the plot of personal investigation has been to this animal-tellings is neither the comprehensible collection, more than Swipes more Utmost calm , neither is the very scholarly work. This in spite of, likes me of calm mainly have the knowledge of any of some Greek or the calm myths want to dip your toe to them for a first time ossia the fabulous put to start with.

My preferred is always be Jason and his Argonauts never of then looking Gentleman Chaffey 1963 film like the boy. Still with east an although, a one that am more familiarised with has learnt more in a rear history and like a plot developed and has been toyed with quell'I never have first. Then, the legislation in an end Stephen describes soyythos' as the trilogy that has not been conscious of like this hopefully to match his aim there will be a plus of these that will cover a Trojan war and his consequences. I can not expect!

So much, yes wants to spend some time to listen to the life of respite of modern legend to ancient myths, ossia a lot a right series!
5 / 5
Each few generations like this a lot gives the new plus he counting again of some Greek myths. Transmissions of tongue and consistently the histories written older a lot always involve a reader to the equal that can of him once had done. With east in alcohol Stephen Fries has given already Mythos, which has very helped to know some myths of creation of Ancient Greece, and with this book I maintaining volume of knots to an Age of Heroine, with the together of retellings of famous histories.

Here then has Jason and a Argonauts, and his investigation for a Golden Fleece, some Works of Heracles (better known to a lot likes Hercules), Theseus, Atalantis, Perseus, Oedipus, Bellerophon and Orpheus among others incidents and of the characters. Of course together with that have some Of which helps or no sure people, together with all some different monsters and other elements of some histories.

Knows that some people advise people to read a book for Robert Caduto, and yes is very still all some variac. Different the histories, this in spite of in some Tombs of same times have tried to force down our throats his theories on religion and similar pleasure, which do not stand up to scrutiny – and not having never does like this. With the calm book like this takes some histories in an easily digestible form so that they always are that they rush roughly, and also the time is mentioned on the variac. Other sources. To maintain to some histories Fry obviously any some deceptions that the tombs have done, and with considerations to thoughts in of the myths and of the legends, there is the little piece in a backside of this book where an author gives some basic ideas in some theories of myths and some the different ways have been interpreted.

Together with maps, and other illustrations that comprises produced and ceramic and sculpture this book has to that it weaves to offer a general reader and is sure to do well with the youngest readers and older. Some the Greek myths are the part of our heritage, like this in fact for everything of Western Europe, and games, films, the books and the games are inspired still in his, as they are of entities to know and sometimes am surprised by an ignorance of his same for the oldest people. Saying something another month in a riddle of a Sphinx, which is said here, has been surprised that my parents have not known one the majority of famous of all the riddles.

Giving you some few hours to read the pleasure there is for several characters and like this on here, as well as other books have mentioned that you can wish to peruse he wishes to discover more on some histories that is again here, which in time will remark, an author has injected some humour to.
4 / 5
Ossia More for the boys have aged 10 to 15....
And more than the rodeo of chance more than the comprehensible studio of a myth is..
Can comprise Fry is approximation and a history that says is good but that lacking of in substance and is almost likes has been sanatised to the episodes of the comic reserve the plus enlightened and certainly academic writings in this fabulous any far plus that Robert some reservation 1 and 2 of Some Greek Myths ,, absolutely exceptional..
4 / 5
Are the big defender of the Greek myth and Stephen Fry is an excellent storyteller. Ossia The quite directly saying of some ancient myths with an injection of irreverent humour here and there – is a lot in a tone would expect abonos-naturedly the gentleman has learnt Fries.
Has to that admit this in spite of, that my attention has begun the flag to the equal that achieve one halfway point. Too many Of some histories have selected has followed the narrative model very alike (uncle of bad/dashing young hero), and without overarching edge of history to pull it all the joint does not look to be going anywhere. It is the most read book in of the small explosions like this calm does not begin the thought dulls.
To the equal that have said that they are the big defender of Greek myths (especially Homer – but begin on that we will be here all day, some lies of interest, perhaps, in any so only a be of the history has said, but the one who a way a history is said I says roughly like the people a lot the time thought and senses), and love a plus has involved, relaxed storytelling of Madeline Miller or Margaret Atwood (A Penelopaid), this looks thin and dry in comparison, so only skirting a surface of these complex and interesting histories.
5 / 5
Interesting read, Ladies . It fries he the work adds to say some histories without interpreting them for us. Other books written on some Greeks tend to be very dry, but this was the delight .
4 / 5
These are absolutely wonderful retellings of Greek mythology. Now I am ordering a first volume, Mythos, to take some of some earlier histories, and am expecting that Stephen Fries no for here with Heroines but continuous in to give retellings of the odyssey of Homer & Iliad and Virgil Aeneid, the histories certainly would look forward to to read in a future.

Does not think has read retellings this well for the long time, perhaps of then David Kossoff count again some histories of Bible, which now looks very a lot the time does in fact. Highly recommended.

I hope finds my useful description.
4 / 5
A book/of leading mate is brilliant. If this one east the averages like this very was fantastic. Highly recommended
4 / 5
has wanted to this. It has not known a terrible plot in the Greek heroes and this have developed my knowledge in Ladies Fries is good-looking conversational way to write. Have Now has it also experience Mythos to learn on some Of the Greeks. Excellent and sincerely recommended.
5 / 5
Has loved to read this account of some heroes of Ancient Greece, comprising Hercules, Orpheus, Odysseus, and of course Jason and his investigation for a Golden Fleece. There are a lot of monsters here too much: centaurs, a minotaur, a cyclopes, fines has begun dogs and fines has begun serpents to appoint but the little - a lot of challenges for some heroes to face sometimes with a help of some of the, sometimes in spite of his interventions.

Some histories are said in the a lot of involving and entertaining the fashion and I have learnt to plot and filled in all the classes of empty in my knowledge. There is to plot here to agree, but is to like real to read, in all the chance.

In the bed that this volume and also Mythos, are really that looks forward to that I attentive be a third volume that has spent some Trojan wars and his consequences

Top Customer Reviews: Mythos: The Greek ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 58 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover This book is written in an accessible, user friendly way (I are the complete beginner with Greek mythology!) But there is the few omissions which would do it much easier to read:
An INDICATION of characters
A more extended diagram of like this some hundreds of characters are related to eachother
A glossary.
Has believed also that some last pocolos capitulate are slightly disorganised.
Has the little typo east and duplications also, that gives an impression has been launched joint in a last now.
Expects an author and the editor take this the consideration partorisca future editions.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition A real disappointment, especially of the writer like good and witty likes Stephen Fries. Ossia twee, patronising, and feels like this was written in the haste partorisca fulfil to date of caducity of the editor. It fries it Is endeavours partorisca do these utmost myths look more modern and pertinent beds like the trendy the vicar that tries 'hang was' with some boys in his parish.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback An entertaining and interesting book in the elderly Greek mythology written in the fashion that is recognisable likes Stephen Fries (if the has not looked never in QI). Originally, it have been looking for the book in elderly Greek mythology that is to be write in the modern way and would be both easy to comprise and fluent and think that this book has fulfilled these criteria. It have read reservation on Ulysses (Odysseus I thinks is known also as), Theseus, Hercules, Jason and a Argonauts and Perseus as well as seeing the few films have said roughly characters (although they are not covered really in this book because as it Fries partorisca mention you would require several books partorisca say his histories) and to the equal that has wanted to find the book that says other myths like a creation of some Of the Greeks, Titn and some of some less good characters known in to the Greek myth likes him Prometheus, Sisyphus, Persephone, but reason are not the classics scholarly no really chair that particularly enjoy read the ancient texts have translated like this the pound was so only in right and the ideal so that there is wanted.
Fries Uses some have has complicated words (although probably it recommend uses the dictionary) but I still found this to be, in a whole, easily understandable, adds it read and he ticked all some boxes so that I have looked for. It fries it is writing the fashion is (like images a man he to be) charming, intelligent and informative with the sense of talent and of course has abundance of footnotes to the equal that adds the extra bits of information likes them has said some histories. Also, it adds the section of sources in an end of a book so that they wish the delve further which thinks is an excellent idea.
Would recommend this book to any the one who has an interest in ancient Greek mythology (although any sure he is ideal for girls), especially wants to learn on some Of the Greeks, Titn and some the a lot of myths and the histories have associated with them but that using this like this drives definite has to that be view like a point of entrance to the fascinating subject.
4 / 5
Formed: Audible Audiobook I amour Stephen Fries. It is the glorious orator and artist and when I have learnt writes on some Greek myths, has been thrilled. Being born of the Greek parents and that have on grown with the passion partorisca these myths, has been excited partorisca read the new to take on them and of Stephen bloody Fries much less! It was excited like this I still peeled out of the little has bitten more partorisca a book of Audio. In this way it can have Stephen dulcet tones, reading his book of the mine so much has driven. Unfortunately, Stephen poor has directed partorisca turn this thrilling and gripping myths to the dreary ready of compraventa of some different types of titan and of the, with his names, that was apparently famous partorisca and in a process dipped partorisca sleep by means of sheer boredom. Have there is so only he roughly 15 of a way by means of, but am near partorisca give up. The one who concerns that the ivy is exited of Rhea to the equal that to last and has been described like proud, imperious, jealous, haughty and vengeful. Or that, a Horai has looked two insiemi of triplete daughters, so that it goes to the for minor I adds that it describes his embodiment of some seasons. Partorisca Any those who has done in fact a lot of years in some means comunicacionales, surely, has to be conscious of an old adage: the show does not say . The gentleman Fries is obviously ardent in these myths and very learnt of them. This in spite of, partorisca the plus that entertains king-saying of them suggests some looks of reader elsewhere.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition there is ENJOYED really read this book. You are not that it was with which but liked all one same. I have read a Illiad and an Odyssey and really loved a fashion to write and some lines of thrilling history. This book is more an exposure of some many of the Greeks, but the writings for Steven Fries in his way inconfundible own. The writings of ancient myths in modern tongue.
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5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover One a lot entertaining and informative read. Stephen Fries is an excellent history teller the one who says a history of some Greek Myths the majority of informatively.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting the reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition there be enjoyed to take to know on some Greek myths and of the ones of which has looked mostly very far and academic box Steven Fries them ameno the life in the light hearted humorous way.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback Very like this when being the massive defender of the Greek mythology and one has taken like this my eye on here in my page of house of the recommendations as I have purchased and has not been disappointed. Although any a lot of in an upper that is mad about so only could do not dipping down reading some exploits of Zeus and His Ivy of woman. Stephen Fries is a lot of eloquent with his wording likes man posh he. Haha. A canny read as it give it the gone. Each one which so his own opinion and a world will not finalise if it does not like.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition I really enjoys to read roughly mythology, especially Greek mythology, but this is to be write a lot! A way interprets some of which speaks to the each one like this another is likes to listen to two 9 year olds contesting, juvenile and stupid. Highly recommended averting east!
5 / 5
A real disappointment, especially of the writer like good and witty likes Stephen Fries. Ossia twee, patronising, and feels like this was written in the haste partorisca fulfil to date of caducity of the editor. It fries it Is endeavours partorisca do these utmost myths look more modern and pertinent beds like the trendy the vicar that tries 'hang was' with some boys in his parish.
4 / 5
This book is written in an accessible, user friendly way (I are the complete beginner with Greek mythology!) But there is the few omissions which would do it much easier to read:
An INDICATION of characters
A more extended diagram of like this some hundreds of characters are related to eachother
A glossary.
Has believed also that some last pocolos capitulate are slightly disorganised.
Has the little typo east and duplications also, that gives an impression has been launched joint in a last now.
Expects an author and the editor take this the consideration partorisca future editions.
4 / 5
An entertaining and interesting book in the elderly Greek mythology written in the fashion that is recognisable likes Stephen Fries (if the has not looked never in QI). Originally, it have been looking for the book in elderly Greek mythology that is to be write in the modern way and would be both easy to comprise and fluent and think that this book has fulfilled these criteria. It have read reservation on Ulysses (Odysseus I thinks is known also as), Theseus, Hercules, Jason and a Argonauts and Perseus as well as seeing the few films have said roughly characters (although they are not covered really in this book because as it Fries partorisca mention you would require several books partorisca say his histories) and to the equal that has wanted to find the book that says other myths like a creation of some Of the Greeks, Titán @ and some of some less good characters known in to the Greek myth likes him Prometheus, Sisyphus, Persephone, but reason are not the classics scholarly any really chair that particularly enjoy read the ancient texts have translated like this the pound was so only in right and the ideal so that there is wanted.
Fries Uses some have has complicated words (although probably it recommend uses the dictionary) but I still found this to be, in a whole, easily understandable, adds it read and he ticked all some boxes so that I have looked for. It fries it is writing the fashion is (like images a man he to be) charming, intelligent and informative with the sense of talent and of course has abundance of footnotes to the equal that adds the extra bits of information likes them has said some histories. Also, it adds the section of sources in an end of a book so that they wish to delve further which thinks is an excellent idea.
Would recommend this book to any the one who has an interest in ancient Greek mythology (although any sure he is ideal for girls), especially wants to learn on some Of the Greeks, Titán @ and some the a lot of myths and the histories have associated with them but that using this like this drives definite has to that be view like a point of entrance to the fascinating subject.
5 / 5
I amour Stephen Fries. It is the glorious orator and artist and when I have learnt writes on some Greek myths, has been thrilled. Being born of the Greek parents and that have on grown with the passion for these myths, has been excited to read the new take on them and of Stephen bloody Fries much less! It was excited like this I still peeled out of the little has bitten more for a book of Audio. In this way it can have Stephen dulcet tones, reading his book of the mine so much has driven. Unfortunately, Stephen poor has directed to turn this thrilling and gripping myths to the dreary ready of compraventa of some different types of @@@titan and of the, with his names, that was apparently famous for and in a process dipped to sleep by means of sheer boredom. Have there is so only he roughly 15 of a way by means of, but are afterwards to give up. The one who concerns that the ivy is exited of Rhea as to last and has been described like proud, imperious, jealous, haughty and vengeful. Or that, a Horai has looked two insiemi of triplete daughters, so that it goes to the for minor I adds that it describes his embodiment of some seasons. For any those who has done in fact the a lot of years in some means comunicacionales, surely, has to be conscious of an old adage: the show does not say . The gentleman Fries is obviously ardent in these myths and very learnt of them. This in spite of, for the plus that entertains king-saying of them suggests some looks of reader elsewhere.
4 / 5
There is enjoyed really read this book. You are not that it was with which but liked all one same. I have read a Illiad and an Odyssey and really loved a fashion to write and some lines of thrilling history. This book is more an exposure of some of the a lot of Greeks, but the writings for Steven Fries in his way inconfundible own. The writings of ancient myths in modern tongue.
His interesting and enjoyable and done the good works of places like this so it was possible near in the alone book without not doing calm never seats ossia material of studio for an examination.
To good sure would recommend
4 / 5
One a lot entertaining and informative read. Stephen Fries is an excellent history teller the one who says a history of some Greek Myths more informatively.
5 / 5
Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting it reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
5 / 5
Very Like this when being the massive defender of the Greek mythology and one has taken like this my eye on here in my page of house of the recommendations to the equal that have purchased and has not been disappointed. Although any a lot of in an upper that is mad about so only could do not dipping down reading some exploits of Zeus and His Ivy of woman. Stephen Fries is a lot of eloquent with his wording likes man posh he. Haha. A canny read as it give it the gone. Each one which so his own opinion and a world will not finalise if it does not like. 😊
4 / 5
There be enjoyed to take to know on some Greek myths and of the ones of which has looked mostly a lot far and academic box Steven Fries them ameno the life in the light hearted humorous way.
4 / 5
I really enjoys to read roughly mythology, especially Greek mythology, but this is to be write a lot! A way interprets some of which speaks to the each one like this another is likes to listen to two 9 year olds contesting, juvenile and stupid. Highly recommended averting east!
5 / 5
It is Stephen Fries is partorisca bid partorisca result accepted like the 'national property'? If he like this has to that try harder. @I give that the gentleman Fries has done the career out of being arch and the little bit patronising, in the small amusing way, but here clashes with a subject @@@subject. Masters an idea to some Greek Myths? Memory be impressed enough for treatment of Tombs of Robert of this @@subject done some years and can, for like this, recommend it. This piece of twaddle - no so much.
4 / 5
Shining, smutty, those interest and educational. whats More is a way stephen fry write you can listen read you a book in your boss.
4 / 5
Really enjoying this book, that surprises what of a tongue and the histories are still live in of the words of modern day, expressions and philosophy.
4 / 5
Are the mythology but he so that far it has directed it more in Nordic mythology, like this for the while it have been that loves read more than Greek mythology. I have known classical myths like the box of Pandora, but an account of a creation of a world-wide and of the humanity was new mine and was fascinating. I found it especially that interests what of some histories, recounted for first Greek philosophers of an increase of Christianity, has alike biblical counterparts. While a book – so it Fries been in an introduction – no tip to go to a meaning and interpretation of some myths, there was still historical and geographic commentaries intriguing that me think. There are some modern references to the equal that dips his own transfer and humour to some classical histories.

Has found a book slightly last to take to and concentrate on, for several reasons: I have loved to read all a footnotes to the equal that have been interested, but this has meant breaking out of a main text and that loses a flow. Also, because of a character of mythology when being episodes and short histories, has not taken absorbed in a history in a same way does with the novel. But, neither of these things reflect bad in an author, is so only a character of a subject. Search to structure a book so that it is like this cohesive and easy to follow like this possible, but with to the mythology does not go to be never the direct linear history. Another thing was a sheer the quantity of the names has launched was – impossible to agree the one who was the one who and the one who was a father of the one who and the one who the powers have had – but, again, the supposition concealed is so only a character of mythology.

Likes read a second book, Hero, but will have the pause goes in!
4 / 5
Has purchased this book with a version of audio, and to be sincere like wonderful like that the narrator is, honradamente the desire has had no. A version of audio fails a lot of paragraphs of a book, has different odd words and losing a lot of sentences. In fact it causes to the plot of subjects is trying use a two near in sync, how is impossible the majority of a time. If you are the reader the one who use an audio apresamiento to help absorb an information inside the book, then would not recommend squandering your money that purchases it.
Like him standalone the book is very good and the very interesting bed, which would recommend.
4 / 5
Has read the few descriptions is, and swings one of two ways, neither, is really well, or can find better accounts of some Greek myths. Personally, I have found this to be incredibly entertaining. While it can not go like this thorough likes another when it comes to a picture a big plus of mythology. That gives is the history . A history said in the very only way, which is entertaining, amusing and interesting! It sells some myths, painting the for real beautiful picture with his words ( takes a basics does VERY A lot). If you are new to some Greek myths, or is the lover that wants to listen the new account said like the history, entwined to the line of coherent time, concealed there will be you yearning more thoroughly would recommend that you take the copy of Mythos.
5 / 5
Can not say the one who this book is writing partorisca. Some tones of tongue and dives of complexes to very basic as if it is to separate writing for audience of adult and then for small boys. It finds like the series of incomplete thoughts. I do not have enjoyed and the desire could take my money behind.
5 / 5
Can appreciate that Stephen Fries tried to do with this book, but am sad of the says has not done for me. There have it very too much in a way of modern syntax and has launched when it portrays conversations, feels jarring and out of place in the book in this subject @@@subject. I create in an Ivy of signals is writing like this saying ' will bet ' in report to guess where Zeus east, does not mean to be cruel but I cringed in the law that piece of dialogue. One ordering of some histories is wise in a first half of a book, but the a bit chaotic results that look in some means last, as if simply trying cram like this in like this possible, or as if some histories were afterthoughts.

Fries Mentions the book for Edith Hamilton, and takes my last subject a lot well in a preface of his book. In a @@subject to write the book of histories of vastly different time to differ complexity etc., Governs out of any tentativa to unify them so that it has involved aying in my histories of own way that was in any mine felt and has had state said by writers add in of the ways have thought has adapted his @subject'. For my flavour in reading Mythos, Fries has (in my opinion) fallen foul of this feeling, apresamiento too much artistic licence with some histories and likes to portray him.
5 / 5
Usually the bit of Greek mythology results the bit monotonous but ossia superbly fact. Alive iut in Greece and I have directed partorisca have some the Greek friends read it and want it. A partner has had his mother read it the one who teaches Greek mythology in colegiala and would like me use the like the help to teach still to take his pupils that the fall that chooses on the bit of English tongue on birds ,etc
4 / 5
is all bit it too jokey and juvenile. Unnecessarily Like this

dialogue that Annoying

Transmits any of a majesty or power of a mythology

Surprisingly disappoints it
4 / 5
Law count again of some Greek myths requires no leading knowledge and is said in Stephen Fries is way inconfundible. These characters can be of the but possess all a foibles of humans with his investigation for amour, revenge, anger, sulkiness, jealousies and vanities. You can read all some histories or simply diving in loving house in the particular deity. Any only is this reserves the must yes is the Hellenophile or lover of mythology but Fry also takes aches to aim a linguistic influence that some names of some of have them propiciado an English tongue - absolutely fascinating.
Also finds it that it amuses that a title is also a name cervecero Greek.
5 / 5
Has has had always the a lot of sketchy knowledge of some Greeks, and some myths of his existence and actions. This wonderful, entertaining and the informative book has fill in of the like this empty for me, and in the fashion the one who founds them a lot of enjoyable.

There is enjoyed this like this is them directly be the Amazon and has ordered a sequela, Heroine, to continue my learning and entertainment
4 / 5
has tried to read some Greek myths before but would take really confused roughly those who was those who and how is all has related! This version is easy to read without being “dumbed down”. As well as a tragedy and the work there are some flashes of humour, both of some myths and Stephen Fry is commentaries ( does not interrupt some histories too much, and there is useful footnotes throughout). I have it that there is enjoyed really read this book, and to good sure can me see that it read it again - a lot of something I often say!
5 / 5
Ossia The fantastic book for the frank approximation to count again some myths and legends of some ancient Greeks. Calm really can remark his amour for a mythology and an investigation that do.

A reason for only four is does uneccessary, irrelevent nods to a current agenda of LGBT+ community. I am not sure reason each audience imagine the one who identifies like such has to do it the thing in everything does. I do not create in focus, think a LGBT+ the community is going behind with still seal. This in spite of, do not want to tarnish this revises too much. But please, times and of the places to be that they shout on some community and concealed is not in the book of myths in Greeks that has not had focuses bobo for sexualities (thats thanks to a victorians).
5 / 5
Has found Mythos whilst so only exploring by means of quell'I could buy to read afterwards. And they are I happy I stumbled by means of Stephen Fries is book. My first book for him and has considered to give is the gone so that it agrees read by means of books of ancient myth like the boy. I have been drawn to the east for an end of a first chapter. Doing any supposition that knows even anything on some Greek myths, Stephen Fries calm walks by means of like this easily like the boy takes read the bedtime history, giving you so only a right quantity of info still retain still when this or that Goddess, @Titán, Ninfa or Oceanid collected on again, to good sure that causes mischief.

Find surprised that so much of our popular words and the sentences derive myths and was downtrodden there is @@give once quickly approached an end of a book. Easy to read, easy to comprise and easy to go back to (to good sure I ) down a line. Absolutely recommended!
5 / 5
Stephen Fries says the good history, and knows very a lot of the one who the majority of people loves for way of accessibility and clarity. Of this point of view - to the equal that could nettle scholarly - ossia the tentativa very brave to explain a lot of these knots of myths never enough took to, or there is perhaps excepts of the one who weave was too dark. His dry asides is useful, more than the distraction, as they confirm that we are taking a same thing like that is to write - some myths require this!
5 / 5
Has been listening to an audio partorisca this book and drenching on a palpable emotion that emanates of the gentleman Fries is voice. As you Take like this excited roughly everything of charitable causes to cricket and darts? It is the he counting again of some histories of ancient time and partorisca me, presents the number of characters duquel has not been conscious or has had so only he shadowy has thought. Fill my evenings with marvels and of the philosophies that has not dreamed never of.
5 / 5
A fashion looks for partorisca be aimed in of the adolescents and cringy put to 'junk' etc that no the accessible fact '', so only uncomfortable. Always identify your first audience to begin to write...
5 / 5
It was wonderful to read some histories agree of my infancy, but with Stephen Fries is inconfundible take on things. I know some reviewers has not liked him his informal fashion, but think likes of Fries is writing in general will enjoy this.
An investigation and the references are extended, as I can delve to some funds & of histories more want to, or so only read on by means of a main text.
Remorses to give was my infancy soyyths of Ancient Greece' and thinks that has found the worthy substitution :)
5 / 5
have the little of Stephen Fries is reservations to comprise autobiographies. My partner bought a second of some books of Greek mythology, but have them really has wanted to read in mandate. Calm does not have to that but have the bit of OCD for things like this lol. To dip it directly love these books. If you are to to the Greek mythology the taste, then of these books are for you. To good sure recommend these books.
4 / 5
Interpretation very simplistic of centuries of legend. It is done with amour and cure but with the tongue has stuck was the compliance. So only it lines it a surface of some histories but would be ideal for any the one who does not know him and loves the discharge of cradle
5 / 5
absolutely adores this book. They are always state interested to learn on history and of the Greek myths, but some histories can be like this complicated that is to dip always was. Stephen has there is broken some histories down and calm really help you to maintain the clue of the one who is the one who, reason there is the plot of greek of the and mythical creatures!
Really enjoys a way says some histories also. It is a lot of witty and when it begins to read I fight to dip a book down!
Wants to do more the books have taken!
5 / 5
Been seating in the bar of Greek beach for the pair of the days that read this wonderful king-saying of some histories that underpin so much of European literature. I have been adapted of a lot of histories that has agreed like the boy and promoted partorisca enjoy a lot another the this was fresh uncle has fulfilled. There is enjoyed particularly these moments when you have been invited to see a hand of an ancient history teller giving words and experiences the one who live with us today.
4 / 5
Has purchased this book for my daughter but then settled down to read me the.
Stephen Fries written with humour, talent and passion in the @@@subject concealed there is fascinated partorisca centuries. I have studied Greek Mythology in colegiala a lot of years, if so only have been like this entertainment as reading east.c
Of prime minister to last the found captivated thus I rid fantastically illustrated.
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5 / 5
This was bit it also ‘Stephen Fries' for my flavour. Some the ones of the Greeks are complicated and the gentleman Fries done his best to do them the little more comprehensible, which achieves to the big discharge. To That that did not like me was of some commentaries bobos as, for me, at all but nettle.
5 / 5
Listening to like this a audiobook mainly but also have kindle download for some images . Loving an audio reserves like this far, listens in bedding mainly but sometimes in a car . Stephen Fries is narration is like this smooth and silky I often fall slept quickly listening in bedding like an only annoyance is rewinding constantly to find where agrees to listen to.
5 / 5
Has loved this book. I have known roughly some of some 'of the' mentioned here but discovered like this more roughly him. I have loved a footnotes this has has linked words and of the sentences use today, with these of the and a time in that has lived it. I agreed of QI - as Stephen Fries once hosted. I found it informative and very easy to read without being to academician.
4 / 5
Ossia Splendid. There is a potential to be bit it dry but in Stephen Fries is the able hands is both learnt and involving. Easier That read that an original Homer or Ovid, this crisp setting out of some Greek myths and the characters leaves all these classical references to fall to plant, of an impact our day-the-tongue of day to one the one who is and that it is of art of Renaissance. Well value the bed.
4 / 5
It has been sold like the he counting again of some myths but in realities so only loans the one who has given birth tho that and like a greek advantages of tongue to the modern day english terms. Well If yours to this think but has been expecting this partorisca be more than the history. For example wheb taking on a clash of some @@@titan, a war is glossed on partorisca direct on like ceeated mountains and volcanoes.
5 / 5
The one who the delight Stephen Fries is. Ossia An entertaining and fascinating saying of some Greek Myths. If it have been able to read this while it studies a @subject @ would have been it much more enjoyable - and some facts would be remained with me. Usually when I have read it is my own alcohol listens in my boss - but Stephen certainly takes on is one. Súper Work, Stephen
4 / 5
had been that looks forward to partorisca read this book of then is emission and did not disappoint me a bit. It is Stephen Fries in his better, that door his differential fashion and intelligence in a world of Titán @, Immortals, Of the, Monsters and Mortals. I will be king-reading this regularly, is irresistible.
5 / 5
Has thinks that has known enough bit it on some Greek myths, but has been surprised reason has not known after reading this excellent book.
A lot these histories and the characters do like this felt in connection with a development of the tongue and I have found this fascinating.
Can not expect movement on to some Heroes reserve now. 😁
4 / 5
His a lot of QI, easy to comprise, enough the jolly approximation the Greek mythology. This in spite of, sometimes chair that that can be quite patronising so that it say that it is to somewhere in a half among the serious book in Greek Mithology and Of the for dummies or to the to something likes concealed. Enjoyable Read in any case.
5 / 5
An emphasis remains in the annale that says more than the studio of a subject of the Greek mythology and I enjoyed it immensely! I have read books of studio on mythology to the equal that interest but is wonderful to read the ape he counting again of these myths, and in fact ossia a whole point of myths to the equal that are meant to be tale again to maintain them alive.
5 / 5
When it Was school age , a lot of moons, has loved some histories of Greek Mythology. But my reading has not been good and has been classified like this “so only another boy of the working class begun of for life of factory”. Today probably it was diagnosed dyslexic.

Arrived to finalise reading Stephen Fries is new book Mythos and his thrilling prose, boss in the reality and a magic way have said a yarns his active rekindled the passion had forgotten.

Well has finalised doing in the factory but any before I have achieved the terracing of honours in chemist and not doing in “face of coal”.

A inverted Churchillian cradles to sign to import to give to mine then professors😈
4 / 5
This book is the wonderful to redraft of some Greek myths. Stephen Fries headed to humanise and modernise excellent histories that a half reader could have been postponed for been due to his fashion of inaccessible writing. Still if are not interested particularly in of the Greek myths, would have to read this purely for a writing adds!
5 / 5
Because of the whoops in my part, has ordered this after buying a second first book... Time of advantage along planned, probably to be the new press, to good sure value a wait, and that looks forward to to devour the gentleman Fries is your conversational word for word. If you are the defender of Greek mythology, or master delve deeper, buy this book. Very happy.
4 / 5
Has expected more than Stephen Fries. It was really that looks forward to to read is one. No the patch on Neil Gaiman. Where it is an imagination and talent? He all felt the bit to held and that lacking of in detail and characterisation. Stephen sad.

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5 / 5
So only it has taken my book on launching partorisca date and ossia as it is coming likes. Disappointed that it is not partorisca like another Mythos and editions of Heroines with coverage of powder and has done better. I can take books in of the better conditions in my tent of local charity. It does not recommend .
4 / 5
Are like this disturbed - has has opened so only my container and my book suffers harm. Some corners ruin and there is the big scratch/scrapes mark by means of a @@@back cover.
5 / 5
Was while to this book never has finalised of then Hero, a second book in a series. Troia Is my subject favourite partorisca read roughly of then is full of myths add, histories, heroines, villains, sorrow, ache, lust and amour. I have known Stephen Fries would do the work adds partorisca count again a history more orders of the time everything . And he the brilliant work! This book goes back to a start of Troia and I take on the travesía of there that to an end, an end of Troia, an end of honour and an end of the was adds. We take partorisca know Hector, Achilles, his parents, Parigi, Helen and where has come from/come from and like a Olympians has interfered with his lives. I am impacted still like a destiny and fate shaped a fall of Troia of such one early phase. This rids is not the heavy read. It is a lot of enjoyable, but still learn the plot more roughly Troia. It has laughed, feeling sad, annoyed, angry and happy a time still whilst reading this. I seat lucky and blessed partorisca have Stephen law Fries is retelling of a history more orders of the time everything . I expect that it will continue to count again some Greek myths and other historical chances, reasons his fashion is funny, informative and respectful. It does not try never interpret a history, does not try never partorisca form he to something more and one he counting again does not feel never pretentious in any point. This was brilliant. I bought it a day has been published and has finalised he in three sittings. I want to Stephen Fries and can not recommend this book enough. 5 GOLDEN STARS!
4 / 5
There is rid in the poor condition. The book has suffered harm and without a protective sleeve that a forward two books have had. It revises no based in a content but in a quality of a book has received. Quite disappointed to the equal that have expected thus book has been of then has announced. Hope A prójimo a receipt is better.
5 / 5
Informs of a quality of a physical book has received on quotes of emission, no of a content written.

A type of hardback has not been of a same quality of some leading publications: Mythos and Heroines. I am not sure that type of hardback this would call in a publishing industry but does not comprise the jacket of powder.

Besides, some flanges of a book there is rid has has looked attacked and tired. It appears uncared for previously the delivery.
5 / 5
The turn of coverage and shabby and a packaging has been opened? Surely it would owe that have the slip covers this looks to be fault of editor. Services of the client of Amazon has contacted refunded payment, will order them another copy of mint when some subjects are dipped commanded .
The amazon has said that that has had the plot of complaints king this but happy with a repayment.

Ps Are sure that a book is absolutely Stephen excellent Fries has there is nailed absolutely these books.. Bravo Stephen
4 / 5
Obviously a quality of a production would not owe that affect a bookmark this in spite of, in this chance some needs of publishing unit to know this type of the low quality practice is not acceptable.

Tear and spend smaller to some sides of a hardback, and the considerable creases/tear In a half of a paper that bows. Have Absolutely any idea like this could have spent.

In @@subject, a book is fantastic. It fries it Is like this scholarly as never. So only like some last two books, could not recommend anything better that this trilogy to the beginner that wants to take to Greek myth.
5 / 5
Very excited that this book is exited finally, this in spite of that considers that ossia supposition to be marks new pound am a lot disappointed in a condition has arrived in!! The looks have used, with scuffed corners and any sleeve! This has been supposition to be the present for more, but can a lot of really the give to them in this condition!
4 / 5
My indication of the low star is not the reflection in a real history!! I have bought this like the present. I know it it will be that it surprises reason Stephen Fries is the brilliant author. I have expected this in spite of the coverage of powder. After opening my container has found a book was inner free . Sadly It Is the bit has attacked roughly in some corners and plug
5 / 5
One of some better books for me this year. They are any classicist but an ardent Hellenophile (if ossia the word ). I have it quell'has loved always some myths and of the legends but found last him going usually because of a sheer quantity of unfamiliar names and his functions in some histories and am appreciated for some authors those who dipped the to the format that felt of frames. It fries it Is the humour comes by means of strong and clear and is not fearful to adapt a reader any to take too bogged down in some names and of the places. The mine hardly law Iliad can remain in a bookshelf that maintains (Homer sad). But this inspired reservation me to (perhaps) tries it again.
4 / 5
I have wanted it Fries it is books Mythos and Heroes that have listened to in Audiobook as it could not expect for Troia but decided to take he in hardback this time. I have wanted to Troia. Appearance Fries writes versions more own of myth. It would want to read his still take on Nordic Mythology. To The Troia like him to him some other two books is written in Frying is directly-advance, conversation verging in chatty yours, like the book is easy to read, and does not require to wade by means of dense prose or boring bits. Some books are a lot accessible. I have read enough the plot of Greek mythology and in fact am studying he for my University terracing has opened, like the plot of a reference of characters is mine familiarised, of my course or another half comunicacionales like this of the films. I have been involved with a history of page an and there is enjoyed each word. Troia Is fantastic.
5 / 5
A book is to come fraction in some corners and of the flanges of a plug, has tried to aim in a picture. It is also without the sleeve in a hardback, any insurance of that is intentional. I have it quell'has had so only a book today but some contents are utmost and like this very like this of the leading books!
5 / 5
Coverage of book and plug in impressive condition.
Does not buy a hardback until this is directed.
5 / 5
Ossia A third of Stephen Fries is trilogy in legends and of the Greek myths, and is each one has bitten like wonderful to read like this glorious Mythos and Hero that has preceded this volume. This rids recounts a goodness until a Trojan war and some 10 years of the chair and that struggle as it has followed. A mould of characters is surprising; some of the Zeus, Ivy, Afrodita, Hephaestus, Athena, and Apollo, and some humans and of the means, Helen, Achilles, Patroclus, Hector, Parigi and Odysseus go in a lot of other looks in these splendid he counting again of Homer ancient histories.

A history begins with a doings of a Olympians and chances that the human has been dipped by train for a competitiveness of some of the. An abduction of Helen for Parigi, some 1000 ships have launched to take behind, a Trojan horse - in general the wonderful history, brilliantly written with humour and way.

A book also profits of the a lot of gains timeline in a start of a book and the full cast of dramatis personae, with pictures of pen cut of the each one, in an end.

This all the fact for a lot enjoyable reading as well as fill in of the empty in knowledge in Greek mythology ( at least for me). So only a critic - and no of a writing. Reason a lack of the jacket of powder? It spoils a presentation that economic looks, and disappoints it the joint to one has produced very better Heroine.

Still, definately the value that shabby and enjoying
5 / 5
have fallen enamoured with some Greek myths when it was 11 years . My professor of English Literature in first year in secondary school was the crown has called Gladys Urwin. Still behind in 1977 it was old fashioned. Wild hair, the mould in his eye and a inexhaustible supply of tweed skirts. If you are quite old to think in Margaret Rutherford likes him the Miss Marple and will take of a picture. It was a butt of a lot of kid it, but his knowledge of and amour for a classics inspired me and we often read aloud of some myths in a library in his lessons.

Advances to turn to today. 'TROIA' Arrived to arrive and represents a perfect present (of me) to the bibliophile. A smell and heft of the hardback book. A subject @of mine so it has wanted. And, a better part, an author is my favourite human being ; Stephen Fries. As I am reading this book, listen his voice, full to excite and emotion in recounting this history adds, as it has spent today.

So much, if it likes him-you the books and the history, ossia the addition adds your collection.

Of the big thanks to Gladys, Stephen and everything in Penguin Marie Random. It is it was to buy Mythos and Hero now, with my book or his!
5 / 5
This was the king-saying ideal to read aloud. We have not taken a version of audio but read the to the each one which as another legislation of a text and he take the pair of weeks to read in bite-sized chunks. Wide occasion for acting is gone in on some upper voices, and have given a lot of entertainment. There is enough to plot of footnotes, some duquel was dark but fascinating. We skipped these and then dipped in in an end.

That comes on a book is so only that bloody a war in Troia really was, and one that says this tongue to use a lot of gore, and to the equal that to the skill of a writer has come really to game. They are the bit of the defender of Classical mythology and has read a lot of king-tellings of this history, and have another has preferred king-saying therefore one 4 more than 5 stars. We have read also aloud Mythos and Heroines like this desquels equally is entertaining and highly recommends this series for lockdown nights.
4 / 5
Follows Stephen Fries is joint, and does not try and agree some concursantes' names and of the reports. Any necessary. Some the main players will maintain to come to a fore and clave in a boss.

So only take bit of the schooling that mentions 'Helen of Troia,' and 'horse of forest,' this book has been published and announced how was partway by means of the odyssey of Homer (a desire to expand the mine that reads like this of the waters takes deep.) Myth, legend, history of fairy, reality and fact, has based on reality? That? An explanation of a human psyche? A demonstration and the reflection of the one who is? Or the history that defines western? So many questions.

Troia Is exceptionally a lot of ( would say 'lovingly') writing, bit to Fry is humour resupplying a icing in an immense scholarly investigation this is to go his production .

Happy bought it. Much happier to have it has read. Going paralización more.
4 / 5
This was the delicious to read which resupplies defenders of Greek mythology an intriguing look to a diverse and intertwining histories that precedes and unfold during some last days of Troia. I have been surprised to learn of Parigi having the first woman and Helen having the edges and daughter when it has been kidnapped. Some of the like this always is like this capricious, insignificant and divisive as never, and his self has centred the actions do fault to hamper and condemn a mortals more than helping them.
All some characters are @to @give fully by means of Frying is witty and tongue in lentil of cheek that his leading deliveries, Heroines and Mythos is written by means of. A violence that considers the be has expected is unhindered and has abundance of the historical context resupplied for behind the each appearance of a history. It fries he an observation that a real and fantastical go hand manually, which an interpretation esatta of some chances of Troia and or when they have taken place exactly hard to pinpoint or to discern that version of chance could be considered one the majority of attentive.
All some characters of entities and minors are given an attention and home deserve and for new readers as well as lifelong the scholars of Homer is work ossia the very interesting beds.
My only objection is an end , which felt quite sudden and in the negative note, with which a sacking of Troia. Not being any date of epilogue in some fates of some survivors or included nod to presage to an Odyssey or a Aeneid. He so only final, and is for this that have had to that embezzle the star, which feels insignificant of me to do like this.
Like some leading books, the row of the classical artistic representations of characters are resupplied and included a 2004 Film of Troia is informed to, which was surprised enough to see.
In general that it interests it read for all the defenders of adult of Greek Mythology.
4 / 5
There is disappointed really that a book was in the really poor condition some sides were spent and the quality broken really poor! A shame how was the present for any one! ☹️
5 / 5
Bought this boom like the present. It has arrived quickly and they are sure some contents is well...

But a coverage was sticky and soiled and so only generally quite gross. The god knows that it was throughout that.
5 / 5
Has expected some months for an arrival of this book and I has not been disappointed. It gives the wonderful sense of time and place, and some characters - resisted out of myth, legend and oral history – whose exploits and the passions drive a narrative, is spent brilliantly to the life for Stephen Fries is that it says history. I want to Homer - the one who any one? But this book, in bringing together joined several sources that relates a fate of Troia, adds the new dimension to a history. AS it Fries' said a history, a representation of Parigi like the tragic hero in some versions of films, is substituted by the far less attractive character. All a greats is there, touching out of his parts and, in an end, rests with him sneaking admiration for some Greeks. It is it adds it read and well value 5 stars. They are in accordance with another, this in spite of, that a production of some leaves of coverage to plot to be wished - he no his justice of contents.
4 / 5
Is spent or is not irrelevant. The gentleman Fries and Homer portrayed human character in the depth that is troubling, exuberant, terrifying and exciting all a same time. As I read history that is 3500 years- give or take - I has @to @give that at all it changed it really. A writing is - like this always - superbly involving. He no any difference if ossia the historical fact , complete myth or the bit of both reasons, enough frankly, has included much more the recent historians are choosy with his records and sometimes create complete myth. It likes me quell'has said. At all there is has changed really.
5 / 5
The good book spoilt to print of poor quality and joining. It Paste In inferior of plug to the equal that could open pages and webbing in a cup of plug. The book is returned.
4 / 5
Has read Mythos and the heroes and both are excellent. Mythos Had been my favourite book of Stephen Fries is like this far but TROIA is masterpiece of the history that says of this master. I want to greek to the mythology in everything is a lot of forms and this history of Troia is an absolute pinnacle of battles of epic. Some conflicts have described among Trojans and the Greeks and some descriptions of the interior of battle is simply like this to any, fabulously has described. If you want to read roughly Troia this book is the must in any another.
4 / 5
A book looks the second-hand-held copy - embroider shabby, the colour has takes. Really disappointing. It would be to bellow it was to Fry.
5 / 5
Brilliantly has spent the life with his usual humour and panache, wish this was around be when it has been schoolboy studying ancient history.

There is enjoyed his leading two works in a ancients and am loved that this more than bolt until the ones of way that gives perspective to a history around one of some histories adds all know in outline.

A fabulously entertaining and involving read that thoroughly there is enjoyed.
5 / 5
Superficial harm to the hardcover book.
A real shame like this is/ was bread of Amazons and butter.
4 / 5
1 star estada more material, not contenting. The book has arrived battered with hurting to the long of plug and of the corners. There is disappointed really. Any coverage of powder?
4 / 5
Has bought this in the bookshop when it is gone in vacacional in an end of last year. It is the traditional and good quality lovely hardback book with the dustcover. I have been surprised to see this here in £10 but, ossia clearly any one an edition has bought. Caveat emptor. Takings That pays the principle. In another note, are for the half way by means of and enjoying it. It finds it Fries it is approximation the little light and informal date a real gravity of a material, chooses look with an eye to that says roughly elderly Greek civilisation, but is a lot readable and the decent way in is unfamiliar with him and find Homer difficult. It would recommend to progress to a Iliad this in spite of. Knowing a history can help to do a good-looking poetic way in that is said that much easier to appreciate.
4 / 5
Shining. Has has wanted to both of Stephen Frys leading books Mythos and the heroes and this was any exception. The fact that reads roughly Troia a lot of enjoyable and accessible partorisca me. Stephen Fries is like this well spend myths and histories the life in this intelligent ape and quirky his only way. It could write the cast of compraventa and he entertaining, as the one who am concerned. Wonderfull History teller that is.
5 / 5
Are like this sad ossia an end of Stephen Fries trilogy of Legends and Greek myths, my daughter has purchased a prime minister, Mythos partorisca my whilst has been dipped up recovering of the leg broken. Like the dyslexic, has found the plot of some hard names partorisca pronounce in my boss to the equal that has taken the moment partorisca regulate, this in spite of a way has been written was easy to comprise and was hooked. I gave then Hero, a second and was even more glorious to read and the drift was to, but then could not expect for his to buy me Troia and the have purchased like this on day of emission. It is said like this well the chair are in some cost of Troia he with some main lights of both a Trojans and some Greeks. When being the dyslexic of the sure age (before it has been recognised in pupil) has read seldom on some years to the equal that take 5 times partorisca read the sentence to fully the comprise, this in spite of seat a way this is writing and an emotion of a subject @@@subject, could read them each sentence 50 times this in spite of being enthralled.
4 / 5
Punctual delivery and very packed, arrived in good condition. They are in the light dilemma here, liked really of this version of a history. In my opinion dips a scene well in a start and comprises things that other versions ignore, eg Amazons but has too many footnotes partorisca mine in pleasant, which his the bed interrupts a history too much. I have found after reading a footnotes that the plot of them could be ignored. This knowledge will augment my entertainment of him a second time around.
4 / 5
STEPHEN FRIES amena literature, myth and history the life with his astounding he counting again of a Trojan War - is the master history teller a book opens this wonderful history the people of all the ages, the audible auditors will be has wanted to - has has wanted to this and also Myths and Heros - the must reads

Thank you the gentleman Fries triumph it - can not expect for Homer Leaves 2
5 / 5
Mythos and the heroes were good books but ossia where a paste of author his stride. An excellent he counting again of this history adds. It has said with compassion and talent. There is quite a lot of emotion and any glorification of a chair and scenes of thrilling battle. The shame has had to finalise. Hopefully An author will consider a Odessey or a Aeneid like his next project.
4 / 5
There is enjoyed this reservation a lot like this there are them enjoyed reading stephen fries is another greek novels. If you enjoy greek the myths and the legends would owe that read this as well as mythos. Modern king-saying of this classical history is wonderful to begin to finalise. It covers it does not add to like declared by another reviewers but the didnt import.
5 / 5
A lot of that loves Stephen Fries is writings, could not give Troia some five star has deserved probably. I have gone dizzy that tries to maintain the clue of the one who has been related to that and that leave all has touched. I found skipping some pages to try and take to a flesh of a @@subject
5 / 5
was a lot of disappointed when I have received finally my copy of Troia. A book suffers harm and has any coverage of powder. It is hard to believe this is not the copy has used. It does not recommend .
4 / 5
In the bed that a Iliad almost done 20 very looked forward to years taking my teeth to this he counting again of a classical history. Stephen Fries does the work adds. A lot of detail and any a lot of waffle.

Finds that I a lot seldom read the book two times but know I certainly stimulates this reserves again in the near future.
4 / 5
Thank you Thus excellent book on Troia - has arrived punctually and in good condition, and am learning the plot more roughly Troia. Prpers Having read a Iliad, thought it so only would be to surround he of this history. But Stephen Fries is the book gives to plot of useful background information to a history of Troia and is to add it has read.
4 / 5
Histories more classical of the chatty and humorous writer.
Has read this book and then Michael Bevuto esEl,Trojan War (partorisca a second time). Where Stephen Fries wins is partorisca use the conversational fashion, while Forest S the stock exchange is his force .
5 / 5
Lovey , Has to no partorisca the read still but now comes with the jacket partorisca powder
5 / 5
A lot Stephen Fries he again. Another book adds in his series. Quality of the book is not like this utmost but can not give anything less partorisca 5 stars been due to a content that is like this good. Highly it recommends there is enjoyed Mythos and Hero.
5 / 5
Wonderful book. I am not never be one for Greek mythology and saw it like this quite uninteresting. This in spite of the gentleman Fries has spent all some histories and of the myths the life, in all three of his books in a subject. Mythos, Hero and this a, Troia. It has wanted to reading them everything. I owe that the fact expósito hard to dip them down. An add read with Some a lot of, Demigods, mortals and monsters. Everything writes with this wonderful golden edge to Fry the humour that careers throughout. Excellent. Recommended Read.
5 / 5
Fluidity, humour, lightness of erudition, in thrilling narrative - Stephen Fries to spend all this was superbly the Troia. It is like this well I have bought a audiobook also.

Any dither - buy this book!
4 / 5
Has bought this for my edges for Christmass. It is it has begun so only read the and found half some pages are missing and some are duplicated. He skips of page 84 backside the page 50 then repeats with the whole section of the pages that loses totally. Really disappointing. It remarks some external commentaries in a poor condition of a book. Our copy is faulty and does not look for the be joined properly with the whole section that loses. The cant look to send this backside or ask the repayment as I ordered it too he a lot the time done. Really poor...
5 / 5
Liked a tone Stephen Fries used thus book, as it has done for forward Mithos and Hero, to the left comprise better some histories familiarised have complicated of some heroes have involved. Have enjoyed really read a book but I have found he somehow incomplete: I think that it that it would have to it has said it more on some returns of heroes in his houses, unless it is planning to do another book that develops Odisseus, Aeneas, Agamemnon etc etc turbulent life after an end of Troia S war
4 / 5
has bought this for my daughter the one who has there is wanted always read myths and of the legends. Prpers So much tax Stephen Fries and am expecting to take the shot in reading it when it is finalised.
5 / 5
Has bought this book in kindle and is SO ONLY ABSOLUTELY that the SURPRISES have loved a book and the the hope has done too much. Has everything of a stephen fries greek serious of myth and the amour greek mythology more than any in this world. :-) It was very pleased. Also I amour stehphen frys reserve any way and he is really pleasant in QI aswell. Goodbye!
5 / 5
Fantastic and beautiful book fantastically and articulate calm so that it would expect of Stephen Fries. I will be to buy some other two historical books has written

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 56 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Audible Audiobook Ossia a audiobook that simply can not recommend enough. One of the legends of the British entertainment in Stephen Fries stick of these ancient histories and breathes the contemporary form of life and colour to them in his own only fashion. It is the mix of description, the little conjecture and of course the action of a lion when be taken by these glorious old histories they. They take front and phase of centre and while it Fries cleverly interweaves background and the information does not feel never likes anything another that the be has said a history to involve. Of course when be Stephen also takes charming nuggets of the etymology has launched to a mix also.

Using the quite informal, almost irreverent approximation, for example pronunciation some names of people and places to the equal that comes more easily his, Fries ameno these histories to the life like them to them pocolos another could any never. Some Of the, heroes and of course the villains are given an often stray humanity and character that is both charming and humorous.

Sincerely, although clearly the plot of personal investigation has been to this animal-tellings is neither the comprehensible collection, more than Swipes more Utmost calm , neither is the very scholarly work. This in spite of, likes me of calm mainly have the knowledge of any of some Greek or the calm myths want to dip your toe to them for a first time ossia the fabulous put to start with.

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So much, yes wants to spend some time to listen to the life of respite of modern legend to ancient myths, ossia a lot a right series!
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Ossia the animate, allegro, ready and the camp that says myths of Greeks. There are people on here whinging in this be of book partorisca 'beginners' - these bores could not be further of an alcohol of mythical Greek storytelling. It fries it Is the narrator partorisca oblige , embellishing some histories with interesting cultural vietas. Bravo!
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover Ossia more partorisca the boys have aged 10 to 15....
And more than the rodeo of chance more than the comprehensible studio of a myth is..
Can comprise Fry is approximation and a history that says is good but that lacking of in substance and is almost likes has been sanatised to the episodes of the comic reserve the plus enlightened and certainly academic writings in this fabulous any far plus that Robert some reservation 1 and 2 of Some Greek Myths ,, absolutely exceptional..
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Each few generations like this a lot gives the new plus he counting again of some Greek myths. Transmissions of tongue and consistently the histories written older very always involve a reader as they can of him once had done. With east in alcohol Stephen Fries has given already Mythos, which has very helped partorisca know some myths of creation of Ancient Greece, and with this book I maintaining volume of knots to an Age of Heroine, with the together of retellings of famous histories.

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Knows that some people advise people partorisca read a book for Robert Caduto, and yes is very partorisca all some variac. Different the histories, this in spite of in some Tombs of same times have tried to force down our throats his theories on religion and similar pleasure, which do not stand up to scrutiny and not having never does like this. With the calm book like this takes some histories in an easily digestible form so that they always are that they rush roughly, and also the time is mentioned on the variac. Other sources. Partorisca Maintain to some histories Fry obviously any some deceptions that the tombs have done, and with considerations to thoughts in of the myths and of the legends, there is the little piece in a backside of this book where an author gives some basic ideas in some theories of myths and some the different ways have been interpreted.

Together with maps, and other illustrations that comprises produced and ceramic and sculpture this book has to that it weaves partorisca offer a general reader and is sure partorisca do well with the youngest readers and older. Some the Greek myths are the part of our heritage, like this in fact partorisca everything of Western Europe, and games, films, the books and the games are inspired still in his, as they are of entities partorisca know and sometimes am surprised by an ignorance of them was for the oldest people. Saying something another month in a riddle of a Sphinx, which is said here, has been surprised that my parents have not known one the majority of famous of all the riddles.

Giving you some few hours partorisca read the pleasure there is for several characters and like this on here, as well as other books have mentioned that you can wish to peruse he wishes to discover more on some histories that is again here, which in time will remark, an author has injected some humour to.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition are the big defender of the Greek myth and Stephen Fry is an excellent storyteller. Ossia The quite directly saying of some ancient myths with an injection of irreverent humour here and there is a lot in a tone would expect abonos-naturedly the gentleman has learnt Fries.
Has to that admit this in spite of, that my attention has begun the flag to the equal that achieve one halfway point. Too many Of some histories have selected has followed the narrative model very alike (uncle of bad/dashing young hero), and without overarching edge of history to pull it all the joint does not look to be going anywhere. It is the most read book in of the small explosions like this calm does not begin the thought dulls.
To the equal that have said that they are the big defender of Greek myths (especially Homer but begin on that we will be here all day, some lies of interest, perhaps, in any so only a be of the history has said, but the one who a way a history is said I says roughly like the people a lot the time thought and senses), and love a plus has involved, relaxed storytelling of Madeline Miller or Margaret Atwood (A Penelopaid), this looks thin and dry in comparison, so only skirting a surface of these complex and interesting histories.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover A book/of leading mate is brilliant. If this one east the averages like this very was fantastic. Highly recommended
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition that the interests read, Ladies . It fries he the work adds partorisca say some histories without interpreting them partorisca we. Other books written on some Greeks tend partorisca be very dry, but this was the delight .
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition These are absolutely wonderful retellings of Greek mythology. Now I am ordering a first volume, Mythos, partorisca take some of some earlier histories, and am expecting that Stephen Fries no partorisca here with Heroines but continuous in partorisca give retellings of the odyssey of Homer & Iliad and Virgil Aeneid, the histories certainly would look forward to partorisca read in a future.

Does not think has read retellings this good partorisca the long time, perhaps of then David Kossoff has counted again some histories of Bible, which now looks very a lot the time does in fact. Highly recommended.

I hope finds my useful description.
4 / 5
Formed: Hardcover has has wanted to this. It has not known a terrible plot in the Greek heroes and this have developed my knowledge in Ladies Fries is good-looking conversational way partorisca write. Have Now has it also experience Mythos partorisca learn on some Of the Greeks. Excellent and sincerely recommended.
5 / 5
Formed: Hardcover has wanted to read this account of some heroes of Ancient Greece, comprising Hercules, Orpheus, Odysseus, and of course Jason and his investigation for a Golden Fleece. There are a lot of monsters here too much: centaurs, a minotaur, a cyclopes, fines has begun dogs and fines has begun serpents to appoint but the pocolas - a lot of challenges for some heroes to face sometimes with a help of some of the, sometimes in spite of his interventions.

Some histories are said in the a lot of involving and entertaining the fashion and I have learnt the plot and filled in all the classes of empty in my knowledge. There is the plot here to agree, but is to like real to read, in all the chance.

In the bed that this volume and also Mythos, are really that looks forward to that I attentive be a third volume that has spent some Trojan wars and his consequences
4 / 5
Ossia The animate, allegro, ready and the camp that says myths of Greeks. There are people on here whinging in this be of book partorisca 'beginners' - these bores could not be further of an alcohol of mythical Greek storytelling. It fries it Is the narrator partorisca oblige , embellishing some histories with interesting cultural viñetas. Bravo!
5 / 5
Ossia A audiobook that simply can not recommend enough. One of the legends of the British entertainment in Stephen Fries stick of these ancient histories and breathes the contemporary form of life and colour to them in his own only fashion. It is the mix of description, the little conjecture and of course the action of a lion when be taken by these glorious old histories they. They take front and phase of centre and while it Fries cleverly interweaves background and the information does not feel never likes anything another that the be has said a history to involve. Of course when be Stephen also takes charming nuggets of the etymology has launched to a mix also.

Using the quite informal, almost irreverent approximation, for example pronunciation some names of people and places to the equal that comes more easily his, Fries ameno these histories to the life like them to them pocolos another could any never. Some Of the, heroes and of course the villains are given an often stray humanity and character that is both charming and humorous.

Sincerely, although clearly the plot of personal investigation has been to this animal-tellings is neither the comprehensible collection, more than Swipes more Utmost calm , neither is the very scholarly work. This in spite of, likes me of calm mainly have the knowledge of any of some Greek or the calm myths want to dip your toe to them for a first time ossia the fabulous put to start with.

My preferred is always be Jason and his Argonauts never of then looking Gentleman Chaffey 1963 film like the boy. Still with east an although, a one that am more familiarised with has learnt more in a rear history and like a plot developed and has been toyed with quell'I never have first. Then, the legislation in an end Stephen describes soyythos' as the trilogy that has not been conscious of like this hopefully to match his aim there will be a plus of these that will cover a Trojan war and his consequences. I can not expect!

So much, yes wants to spend some time to listen to the life of respite of modern legend to ancient myths, ossia a lot a right series!
4 / 5
Each few generations like this a lot gives the new plus he counting again of some Greek myths. Transmissions of tongue and consistently the histories written older a lot always involve a reader to the equal that can of him once had done. With east in alcohol Stephen Fries has given already Mythos, which has very helped to know some myths of creation of Ancient Greece, and with this book I maintaining volume of knots to an Age of Heroine, with the together of retellings of famous histories.

Here then has Jason and a Argonauts, and his investigation for a Golden Fleece, some Works of Heracles (better known to a lot likes Hercules), Theseus, Atalantis, Perseus, Oedipus, Bellerophon and Orpheus among others incidents and of the characters. Of course together with that have some Of which helps or no sure people, together with all some different monsters and other elements of some histories.

Knows that some people advise people to read a book for Robert Caduto, and yes is very still all some variac. Different the histories, this in spite of in some Tombs of same times have tried to force down our throats his theories on religion and similar pleasure, which do not stand up to scrutiny – and not having never does like this. With the calm book like this takes some histories in an easily digestible form so that they always are that they rush roughly, and also the time is mentioned on the variac. Other sources. To maintain to some histories Fry obviously any some deceptions that the tombs have done, and with considerations to thoughts in of the myths and of the legends, there is the little piece in a backside of this book where an author gives some basic ideas in some theories of myths and some the different ways have been interpreted.

Together with maps, and other illustrations that comprises produced and ceramic and sculpture this book has to that it weaves to offer a general reader and is sure to do well with the youngest readers and older. Some the Greek myths are the part of our heritage, like this in fact for everything of Western Europe, and games, films, the books and the games are inspired still in his, as they are of entities to know and sometimes am surprised by an ignorance of his same for the oldest people. Saying something another month in a riddle of a Sphinx, which is said here, has been surprised that my parents have not known one the majority of famous of all the riddles.

Giving you some few hours to read the pleasure there is for several characters and like this on here, as well as other books have mentioned that you can wish to peruse he wishes to discover more on some histories that is again here, which in time will remark, an author has injected some humour to.
5 / 5
Ossia More for the boys have aged 10 to 15....
And more than the rodeo of chance more than the comprehensible studio of a myth is..
Can comprise Fry is approximation and a history that says is good but that lacking of in substance and is almost likes has been sanatised to the episodes of the comic reserve the plus enlightened and certainly academic writings in this fabulous any far plus that Robert some reservation 1 and 2 of Some Greek Myths ,, absolutely exceptional..
5 / 5
Are the big defender of the Greek myth and Stephen Fry is an excellent storyteller. Ossia The quite directly saying of some ancient myths with an injection of irreverent humour here and there – is a lot in a tone would expect abonos-naturedly the gentleman has learnt Fries.
Has to that admit this in spite of, that my attention has begun the flag to the equal that achieve one halfway point. Too many Of some histories have selected has followed the narrative model very alike (uncle of bad/dashing young hero), and without overarching edge of history to pull it all the joint does not look to be going anywhere. It is the most read book in of the small explosions like this calm does not begin the thought dulls.
To the equal that have said that they are the big defender of Greek myths (especially Homer – but begin on that we will be here all day, some lies of interest, perhaps, in any so only a be of the history has said, but the one who a way a history is said I says roughly like the people a lot the time thought and senses), and love a plus has involved, relaxed storytelling of Madeline Miller or Margaret Atwood (A Penelopaid), this looks thin and dry in comparison, so only skirting a surface of these complex and interesting histories.
5 / 5
Interesting read, Ladies . It fries he the work adds to say some histories without interpreting them for us. Other books written on some Greeks tend to be very dry, but this was the delight .
5 / 5
These are absolutely wonderful retellings of Greek mythology. Now I am ordering a first volume, Mythos, to take some of some earlier histories, and am expecting that Stephen Fries no for here with Heroines but continuous in to give retellings of the odyssey of Homer & Iliad and Virgil Aeneid, the histories certainly would look forward to to read in a future.

Does not think has read retellings this well for the long time, perhaps of then David Kossoff count again some histories of Bible, which now looks very a lot the time does in fact. Highly recommended.

I hope finds my useful description.
5 / 5
A book/of leading mate is brilliant. If this one east the averages like this very was fantastic. Highly recommended
4 / 5
has wanted to this. It has not known a terrible plot in the Greek heroes and this have developed my knowledge in Ladies Fries is good-looking conversational way to write. Have Now has it also experience Mythos to learn on some Of the Greeks. Excellent and sincerely recommended.
4 / 5
Has loved to read this account of some heroes of Ancient Greece, comprising Hercules, Orpheus, Odysseus, and of course Jason and his investigation for a Golden Fleece. There are a lot of monsters here too much: centaurs, a minotaur, a cyclopes, fines has begun dogs and fines has begun serpents to appoint but the little - a lot of challenges for some heroes to face sometimes with a help of some of the, sometimes in spite of his interventions.

Some histories are said in the a lot of involving and entertaining the fashion and I have learnt to plot and filled in all the classes of empty in my knowledge. There is to plot here to agree, but is to like real to read, in all the chance.

In the bed that this volume and also Mythos, are really that looks forward to that I attentive be a third volume that has spent some Trojan wars and his consequences
4 / 5
It was the bit has frustrated that I have not comprised a chronological order, but Stephen has explained this and reason in an end. When you are reading, it is almost he likes to listen Stephen reading, like this typical of the his tongue is a prose .

Of course, a subject @@@subject is complicated and there are numerous names that bad at all and footnotes the be able to you or can does does not love persue, but a basic content is informative.

Thinks both Mythos and the heroes will require me to submerge in again and follow a footnotes faithfully yes are to comprise fully. Then again, I need more than a basics? It depends in that I hard some questions of oppositions are in competing of local pub ?
4 / 5
A terrible bed; it was like this disappointed and has finalised not even a book. I am not quite sure the one who Stephen Fries is the audience of aim was when writing this book how is able of like this better.
5 / 5
In the quell'has been given Mythos like the present has decided that that has had to read a sequela. I always the Greek myths have wanted and this does not disappoint , having some finals and sub-plots to some famous legends of Perseus and Medusa, Bellerophon and Pegasus, some 12 works of Heracles, Oedipus and a Sphinx, Jason and a Argonauts, a flight of Icarus, Theseus and a Minotaur, as well as a legend of a huntress Atalanta that quell'was new mine . As it prevail it a hardback the edition also has illustrations of some of some legends of Greek ceramics and paint more recent. A dialogue is modern which can appreciated on some people but he no detract of my entertainment of some histories. There is also the cast of characters in a backside which would have to that be useful for this interested in Greek Mythology, and when the new character is found in a text a meaning of a name is given.
5 / 5
For any the one who is interested in Greek Mythology, this book is the soyust'. This in spite of, taking also his first book soyYTHOS'. They are Greek and has had so only a-tenth of a knowledge presented in these two books. Stephen Fries is the character and has like this knowledge in a subject. Some books are written in a way to entertain, with the cast of the dramatic licence presented for an author. In fact, these two books would owe that be books of the text regulates so that studio classics.
5 / 5
Is the rum of has bitten in of the parts. In some signals to Fry had one of his Greek heroes says 'evasion,' and there is almost has listened a voice of Kenneth Connor in my alcohol!

Is not postponed for a reviewers saying this is to aim in the very young phase. I have not been the adolescent for the long time, long and have some familiarity with some Greek myths, and there is enjoyed still this a lot. Probably I will take some other two part in planned course.
4 / 5
There is not reading a first book (the god is, create), but is not necessary to do like this. A history of some Greek heroes, which has followed an Age of a God is, has the place was with Stephen typical Fries talent and tongue-in -fashion of cheek. I have used to desesperanza that tries to agree the one who was the one who in Greek mythology, but Fry explain all simply and with a capacity to do laugh. My woman has continued to ask me, 'That is like this pleasant?'. It has said enough.
5 / 5
Being missing of one preaching / patronizing and generally dusty your of a lot of today of modern works in a subject, a writing to involve the fashion resupplies the colour, still introduction very credible to some of some a lot of Greek legends and myths. I commend this (and his first book, soyythos') to those, taste, refreshing of the interest of infancy, the new students to a @@@subject or, in fact, any any one the good history!
5 / 5
Has required to to this likes to follow the until Stephen Fries is Mythos is feigning to travel in cultural recognition to aim Greece, as it feels this compliment this travesía where is visiting roughly ancient places. Stephen Fries written with being able to and utmost talent and done a subject @@@subject a lot of value the read although the Greek culture is not never be your thing.
5 / 5
A lot readable modern idea the histories familiarised of a past. It is particularly state intrigued for what of these histories and the cultural influences have translated to an English tongue. Stephen Fries has the enthusiastic clave and to deep knowledge to spend to this subject, which has been insightful and pleasing.
5 / 5
A need to intersperse a subject with 'entertaining' dumbing down partorisca a groundlings with titbits of salaciousness spoils this. A defender of Ladies Fries are not especially but has expected that this would not go in a way. An expected in the most directed in a @@subject and less on leaving personality partorisca ooze chamber.
5 / 5
Reading this book now and in that want to it. It leaves mortals taste partorisca have the plus of clear that comprises of a Greek mythology.
Has bought a partorisca my edges those who is studying classical civilisation.
5 / 5
Very well law has known some things in a @@@subject but has learnt the plot more
5 / 5
One Adds partorisca buy has enjoyed Mythos one will enjoy you this,full of some histories some amazing plus of history has enriched further for a talent adds and the humour of Stephen adds Fries.
4 / 5
Stephen Fries is of course pleasant like that personality of TV, and this continues in his writing. It writes in such the way that you can not help but enjoy without even that the @give that is learning roughly something. A lot entertaining partorisca all the ages.
5 / 5
One very researched compendium of the East Mediterranean myths that looks a more prevalent versions of some very known (and a lot little-known) histories. A slightly jokey the treatment bounced places , but at least averts drought that prescribes on.
4 / 5
Ossia Really a lot of bed of any the one who knows his @@@subject and delights in involving his reader. This book fill in a lot of some empty in the mine that comprises of a greek myths. Mark to the sud you Stephen law is another book , Mythos.
5 / 5
Has bought a version of audio of this book. Highly recommend it. It is add partorisca listen to and his take on a Greek hero is is a lot entertaining.
5 / 5
Stephen Fries has done these histories this accessible plus by all the world in a way has said these old histories.
His writing is excellent and some histories have been a test of time.
Has found this the thoroughly involving read.
4 / 5
This was the bad writing follows until Frying is first book. It is grossly on simplified and the small abusing in his approximation. More read for 10-15 year olds and no for the adults that looks for bit it more depth in his literature.
4 / 5
Enjoyed reading this book. I emember some the Greek myths of pupils there is enjoyed revisiting histories of thesis and more information that I never expected on some characters and his complex reports.
4 / 5
This book is vintage Fries, has loved that. Fantastically Written in the @@@subject an author knows well. It can be described like educational romp!
4 / 5
Another reviewer has said escomer to the equal that was written in the haste partorisca fulfil the date of caducity of the editor.' It do not go that far, considering all his shortcomings still would recommend it, but an author indulge he enough. In the way is reassuring to find an add polymath falling behind in schoolboy giggles. Still value he, this in spite of, to read the legends add in an accessible place.
4 / 5
Surprising read this submerges calm to a world-wide greek myth. I want to Stephen is saying histories and his narrative at the side is insightful and witty. I love an educational side also learning elderly greek the origins of words use today in English is very interesting. Both mythos and the heroes are wonderful bed and highly recommended. Appearance will have more to come.
4 / 5
Is interested in of the legends of Greek & myths, this part 2 of Stephen Fries is Mythos will try a lot of enjoyable. It would like to write more than of one same, possibly that elaborates on a Trojan War.
5 / 5
A compraventa fantastic that is cost each penny for each word.
Totally involving and gripping to listen to.
There is incredibly does fascinated in Greek mythology.
Thank you Stephen Fries! X
5 / 5
A lot well writes to reserve which accesses to the accessible ancient mythology our mortals. Well written with the gentleman Fries is humorous transfer. A lot of enjoyable.
5 / 5
Would owe that it has bought an Audible version. You have read he with Stephen Cold is voice in your boss...
4 / 5
In the enjoyed the Mythos approached this with excites. Sadly, half Way by means of, a constant footnotes has begun, in my boss, to take on a sometimes smug, sneering yours of the voice of an author.
Also Fry spoilt a well has has said histories for me.
5 / 5
It likes-me a book, but found a narrative to be appropriately cholarly', while a dialogue among characters was far too informal and modern in yours and tongue. It was frankly the bit jarring to read. It seats it likes me quell'has maintained to require to change train. No for me, but another can find it the useful introduction to these histories.
4 / 5
A must read for any interested in of the Greek histories. Stephen Fries writes brilliantly. Histories like these sparked my interest in of the Greek Myths.
5 / 5
Has bought this for the glorious mine-daughter, and has not been to read it to him still, as I can not spend any opinion. It arrives like this it promise it.
4 / 5
Has not finalised reading still to the equal that has another book in a gone. Read Mythos like this bought this when it was available and are by train of the enjoy very like this far.
5 / 5
Finds that anything for Stephen Fries means that will have 5 quality of star. Have enjoyed a book, but a better way to enjoy ossia to listen Stephen Fries for the relate.
5 / 5
A wonderful sequela to Mythos counting again some Greek myths in Frying is way inconfundible. It is a enjoyable easy bed, with Frying is to the almost audible humour likes the management some pages. I have loved some Greek myths of then was the boy and ossia undoubtedly a better account of them thatI there is not reading never.
4 / 5
An animate saying and amused of some classical Greek histories amena the freshness to some histories of several iconic figures of an ancient world.
4 / 5
Brilliantly written for Stephen Fries. Habladurías In daily tongue and is funny also. I add read. Thoroughly The enjoyed.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 46 ratings
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition As I can see here the number of the descriptions partorisca different editions have been crosses posted together for Amazon, and so that it is partorisca say the description partorisca an Amazon Classics edition that is the translation for Gentleman Stanley. It is still create a leader a plus with a longitude of a Conservative Party, and do fault like this Prime minister partorisca three terms, and has helped partorisca see by means of a Law of Reform of 1867.

This translation of A Iliad is in verse of spatial, doing it very easy to read and although perhaps any one a better of the translations is more than pertinent partorisca a general reader. Personally, joy this so that it is easier that read that some and flows smoothly.

The pico Of Homer of a Trojan War is the powerful piece partorisca write and has influenced like this of ancient time until a present day, and a lot the times can done so much. Taking place near of an end of a war, like this also goes back to a cause and of the leading battles in a war and chair, and have read so it has spent it, as well as that is spending, doing is one that absorbs read. With tensions among members of some same sides as well as a real war, there is also an intervention of some Of the, as they look for to repair his argue own with each another for aiding different sides, to take an up in others Of the.

In spite of his age this still has some of some better scenes of battle, concealed can be quite visceral and realistic, adapting all of as the bloody things can take. A history concealed there is then romance, war, heroism, trickery and bookmarks/marcadors to be solved, this always frames for the utmost beds and is something concealed is the cornerstone of Western literature, and the pleasure of pure reading so that they are interested and expensive accidents he, the one who would not be ?
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition A Labour strong investigation has included before a boredom of some translators in before a lot the time has required ,a lifetime of heroic idolatry and criticizm, like this condescending would be better like the prologue. I hardly ever taken to read a glorious poem of a blind poet Homer.. Some names familiarised of aircraft, planets, stars,known mine, an amused of course, some Trojan wars, surprised with which 2500yrs is comparable to a bible, but with more than ones, see where Shakespeare has taken his name and inspiration. I have read this Epic finally and are no longer ignorant of homers famous taken.. You are the first long time of tentativa odyssy. !!!!!
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition A must-read partorisca any remotely has interested in of the ancient cultures, some Greeks panteones, and - frankly - very bondadosos of literature. The epic of Homer will involve you, pause your heart, and create the plot of good questions in warfare. This translation is decent (I has had to that read some poetic translations for academic work) for the general reading, and a lot of enjoyable. An Odyssey is more than an adventure, for , but there is at all like a Iliad to like this effectively transmit thrill human.
5 / 5
Formed: Audible Audiobook are totally enthralled! Has not reading never Homer and partorisca listen Harm Stevens relating this is the I breathes so only that taken. Really door a history the life, and some of some descriptions are gorgeous. His likes look behind by means of time and myth partorisca find real people, real emotions and discovering the like this different world-wide ours in of the so many respects but a ossia still peopled for recognisable is human. A total joy, thank you!
4 / 5
Formed: Audio CD A wrong voice partorisca a book of audio can be the murderous. He the years have had a Penguin that record on tape, which has taken finally chewed up and has been looking for the substitute has included of then. In a has bought while the terrible American that record that me cringe and so only lasted partorisca 5 mins listening!! Now they are a proud owner of a Jacobi register it and that loves each minute of him. Fully recommended included in the price the big plus.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback liked enough of everything roughly that.
Has loved to know the one who some Of were them, and reasons has taken sides and interfered
in some subjects of mortals, the leaves says that now I Know the bit more than me has done.
Zeus, The one who movements some clouds of storm, surely would agree of this a lot he counting again.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback calms the favour and order a Deluxe Paperback. I want to one feels pages , is almost like parchment. It was not that it is up with all some negative critiques here, has thought Fagels' the translation was vivid, modern, and muscular. It is like this clear to read the Pope or Chapman is.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback That can say concealed has not been said already? It is the classical book , and is interested in this class partorisca reserve you will enjoy it. If no, then not to face it !
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback Good book
Some of a spelling of a greek the words are was (spelt differently that the majority another variac. Of a word) annoy the small but can it to them take on. A book are adds expected at all less than the classical. Now it can them inderstand each allusion to greek mythology. One first epic ive read and a rythm and the is not phenomenol writing like this good.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback Dulls like the work of literature, but absolutely fascinating partorisca his description of Age of the tribal prompt iron that bolt and faiths.
4 / 5
As you can see here the number of the descriptions partorisca different editions have been crosses posted together for Amazon, and so that it is partorisca say the description partorisca an Amazon Classics edition that is the translation for Gentleman Stanley. It is still create a leader a plus with a longitude of a Conservative Party, and do fault like this Prime minister partorisca three terms, and has helped partorisca see by means of a Law of Reform of 1867.

This translation of A Iliad is in verse of spatial, doing it very easy to read and although perhaps any one a better of the translations is more than pertinent partorisca a general reader. Personally, joy this so that it is easier that read that some and flows smoothly.

The épico Of Homer of a Trojan War is the powerful piece partorisca write and has influenced like this of ancient time until a present day, and a lot the times can done so much. Taking place near of an end of a war, like this also goes back to a cause and of the leading battles in a war and chair, and have read so it has spent it, as well as that is spending, doing is one that absorbs read. With tensions among members of some same sides as well as a real war, there is also an intervention of some Of the, as they look for to repair his argue own with each another for aiding different sides, to take an up in others Of the.

In spite of his age this still has some of some better scenes of battle, concealed can be quite visceral and realistic, adapting all of as the bloody things can take. A history concealed there is then romance, war, heroism, trickery and bookmarks/marcadors to be solved, this always frames for the utmost beds and is something concealed is the cornerstone of Western literature, and the pleasure of pure reading so that they are interested – and expensive accidents he, the one who would not be ?
5 / 5
Are totally enthralled! Has not reading never Homer and to listen Harm Stevens relating this is the I breathes so only that taken. Really door a history the life, and some of some descriptions are gorgeous. His likes look behind by means of time and myth to find real people, real emotions and discovering the like this different world-wide ours in of the so many respects but a ossia still peopled for recognisable is human. A total joy, thank you!
4 / 5
So only to be clear: ossia the description for the legislation down a line GREEK edition of A Iliad for Homer, published for Jia Hu editors. Calm say you this- Jia Hu editors- so that you know to have a legislation one loves a Greek without any translation; if you want to one another calm class then loves the Loeb edition.
This does not have the skerrick of English translation anywhere in him, except a blurb in a rear page and a publishing information. Unless you want to translate he for calm, or simply prop he until to somewhere to be in him, and marvel on some mysteries of Greeks, does not buy it .
This has said, is the very directly advances any edition of atrocity of Homer Iliad. A source is the good clear one and is not presented like true old Greek, concealed is to say without empty among some words, but in a modern way- with empty and punctuation.
My Greek is... Well, it is not really, I so only one 100 paper of level. I have loved so only see the one who one before word REALLY was- is 'anger' for a way- and for the possess and translate some of him, from time to time, for a good of my soul. I took an hour to translate a sentence another day. Sad really, is not the?
4 / 5
A must-read for any remotely has interested in of the ancient cultures, some Greeks panteones, and - frankly - very bondadosos of literature. The epic of Homer will involve you, pause your heart, and create the plot of good questions in warfare. This translation is decent (I has had to read some poetic translations for academic work) for the general reading, and a lot of enjoyable. An Odyssey is more than an adventure, for , but there is at all like a Iliad to like this effectively transmit thrill human.
4 / 5
Liked enough of everything roughly that.
Has loved to know the one who some Of were them, and reasons has taken sides and interfered
in some subjects of mortals, the leaves says that now I Know the bit more than me has done.
Zeus, The one who movements some clouds of storm, surely would agree of this a lot retelling.
4 / 5
A wrong voice for a book of audio can be the murderous. He the years have had a Penguin that record on tape, which has taken finally chewed up and has been looking for the substitute has included of then. In a has bought while the terrible American that record that me cringe and so only lasted for 5 mins listening!! Now they are a proud owner of a Jacobi register it and that loves each minute of him. Fully recommended included in the prize the big plus.
5 / 5
Calm the favour and order a Deluxe Paperback. I want to one feels pages , is almost like parchment. It was not that it is up with all some negative critiques here, has thought Fagels' the translation was vivid, modern, and muscular. It is like this clear to read the Pope or Chapman is.
4 / 5
That can say concealed has not been said already? It is the classical book , and is interested in this class to reserve you the will enjoy. If no, then not to face it !
5 / 5
Good book
Some of a spelling of a greek the words are was (spelt differently that the majority another variac. Of a word) annoy the small but the that can take on. A book are adds expected at all less than the classical. Now the tin inderstand each allusion to greek mythology. One first epic ive read and a rythm and the is not phenomenol like this very written.
5 / 5
Homer is difficult to read, but any to listen to law. If you are interested in modern literature, which roots of elderly Greeks aural tradition of poetry, buys books of audio and listen to a Aeniad, a Illiad, also to to the difficult writers like to them James Joyce Ulysses and poetry as 'Under A Forest of Tins.' Poetical The works would owe that be listened to and not reading - buy for your girls to listen law!
5 / 5
Beautiful book, lovely translation. I have bought this when in the first place it can was does decades and am really happy feels one same. It is not that quite together already?
4 / 5
Dulls Like the work of literature, but absolutely fascinating for his description of Age of the tribal prompt iron that bolt and faiths.
4 / 5
Oh Has wanted. They are not the scholar and aims. Directed the few sentences. 😕 First of the place down and looking An Apprentice. Not to choose it on top of then.
4 / 5
Adds for the classical level, kindle the version is better to the equal that collects your points have underlined neighbours.
5 / 5
Has loved a long prologue as I have finalised to read Pat Barker is “A Silence of some Daughters”. The desire had read this first.
4 / 5
This together with an Odyssey is prerequisites for any collection of book.
4 / 5
A translation retains some stylistic characteristics of an original Greek, while when being clear and accessible for readers without knowledge of Greek. Strongly I recommend it both for Homer coming for a first time and for those battling with some challenges of sympathetic of the Greek of Homer.
4 / 5
Has purchased for my daughters Some studios of Level. Very pleased. Thank you
5 / 5
Ordered like the present of anniversary for my fiancé, master has been like this happy with as look when it is coming! Perfect condition, like this like this pleased
5 / 5
Fast delivery and excellent condition. Obviously his the history adds
4 / 5
A translation was quite well, and has been formed to be an easy to read version of a history. Any gain for an academic purpose, of then has any numbers to line down some pages, has to use a note in an upper and count you. No the a lot the question, but done my disseration takes a bit more along when finding dipped of line for date.
5 / 5
Has required this for joined - absolutely that surprised and can not stress the one who those surprised lattimores the translation is! If you are looking for the good iliad translation the highly would recommend east a! I have tried the wordworth classics an and is.... Very difficult to take to. Lattimore Really ameno an alive text here - defo recommends to consider a prize!
5 / 5
Looked at most of some modern translations of A Iliad and decided to read Alexander Pope is of an eighteenth prompt century reason is one the majority of as the song. This was the lovely as-hard hardback (105 years!) In the condition adds. A keeper.
5 / 5
This is not a translation for Robert Fagles but a a fact for Alexander Pope. It have to that has thinks that that it has seen in a 'inner of Look', more than a description of a book. I am returning he for the repayment.
4 / 5
Really interesting although it bite it difficult to read in time.
4 / 5
In a history/of book pleases to inform the goodreads.
Loves a craftsmanship dipped to this book. Quality Everyman library
4 / 5
has loved always read A Iliad, and an only reason for my low marker is that I have found a narration in a cup in of the places
4 / 5
is A Illiad.
Which more can say.
This edition is very presented, but in essence is A Illiad.
Enjoys this, there there is always A Odessey.
Goes to aim that he same fact three years of thousands have treated in of the sequelas.
4 / 5
Homer Simpson but the classical of European literature in easy to read English.
4 / 5
A tongue is clear and easy to comprise - no mock archaic gibberish. A history is developed in all his detail partorisca oblige. A lot highly recommended. The introduction adds and useful notes.
5 / 5
A coverage is good-looking. If you are looking for the shelf-piece then ossia certainly the good element. Has another copy which have used partorisca study, and a translation is well. Although any like this interesting history-wise eats Odyssey, is to add it has read. Justo skip understand 2 is that it is more partorisca you.
5 / 5
There is enjoyed very read a Iliad, understand 10 plot with Odysseus was a lot of thrilling to read!
5 / 5
Fagles The translation adds and saying of this utmost epic. It is accompanied by an excellent test in a background and history of rhe ten war of years among a Greek city-state and Troia,fomented and maintained by some of the. Has note very useful in a fund, a pronunciation of names, some places and the very full indication. Still that knows a basic history well will find that a book spills new light in a pre-classical world and in human behaviour.an so only good introduction a prize
5 / 5
Good delivery etc but just shame that a narrator is American, there is not remarked any wrong pronunciations still, but his possible will have some.
4 / 5
Has arrived safely and punctually exactly like this described - compraventa excellent.
4 / 5
Has required two copies urgently for my students but was a wrong translation! It is a Hammond translation but has a Rieu translation thumbail picture!

Top Customer Reviews: The Divine Comedy: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 32 ratings
5 / 5
Muse the translation of Paradise is surely his crowning attainment. A clarity and beauty of this translation, together with his a lot insightful notes, there is still partorisca be surpassed in mine dress. And although I consider Pinsky is and Merwin translations of a Hell and Purgatory like this a bit more powerful, commentary of Muse of the uses during a Divine Comedy.

Even Although a Comedy (of course) contains scholastic elements, the originality of a poem, coupled with his existential dimension, sure mark a still Divine Comedy resonates.
5 / 5
I have wanted always possess this book but has not felt never ready to start with the reading. It is one the majority of amazing enthralling the laws written has has not begun never . I know lame an age to entirely read, but to comprise knows will have to that maintain king the reading. It is bothe Literal and Mystical with the a lot of messages have hid. Some the divine messages have very deep, some poems are moving and pico. Some two worlds that writes in this alcohol that swipes and can see a transmission that spends.
Some characters that use him is personal his as the human fact during a travesa. A whole book is dramatic and opened to all the classes of interpretation. Some illustrations are dark but define a text his reflection.
5 / 5
A for real that frights, beautiful and counts that the causes have thought of the vision of the human being of some realms of a from now on. It have read Harm Brown is 'Hell' and has been interested in familiarising me afterwards with diverse things have mentioned in him, comprising Dante Hell and an architecture that Ladies Brown has described, and has been surprised by the senses and incredible poetry of Dante of work.

In a Kindle, has not gone totally enthusiastic in a creation - still with the adjustments there is not very gone to the page, which has interrupted a flow the bit, but has taken quickly used his and was able of the work.

If the people choose to read this work in a Kindle or like the book forms real, totally recommends it to everything.
5 / 5
Highly you recommend this edition of A Divine Comedy in any defender of poetry and although calm bed that before or possess the different version (taste ), of him certainly done the addition adds to any collection of book. It is the fantastically produced book that really it underlines in a shelf, with golden edged pages and the plug that admits it an old age and dignified feels.

Is quite striking when you plough it up for a first time, has studied a front and back cover for some time before I have begun included read and instantly seats lovely; it is something concealed would have to that be looked with the priest adds. This looks certainly enhance some words in a page also and for real do a work feels that much more pico. There are illustrations during a book that is quite spectacular also and, likes the poem can be the little delicate cruise it in time, some images certainly help to clear some of a more convoluted parts of a poem, at least for me, and the mark clears that it is going in. In a lot of ways some images strengthen a work, helping you to visualise that it is going in and also adding to a value of incident, particularly in a Hell.

Has the orderly introduction that precedes a poem that is a lot informative, with the bit of background information on Dante and an outline of the each one of some three sections, which is also useful. It would have liked him more in of way of analysis, but ossia probably more left for a Oxford Classics Edition. At any rate, an information dates here is does very accessible, and is the very small addition to a rest of a book. A creation is cleaned and has ordered also, with some neatly have divided flanges on and numbers to line to help clear where is in.

Buy, calm will not complain it .
5 / 5
It averts of a fact that is such the famous classical - I for real love this impression.
Is not partorisca judge the book for his coverage but calm can with east a.

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5 / 5
I have read in divine comedy in hell of Brown of the Harm, as I have decided to buy the and can say that ossia the really interesting book with plot of adventure and entertainment.
5 / 5
I am not Italian but are fascinated for a country, tongue and especially some people. I have not had any idea that of entity The Comedy is in Italy and like this when I have learnt roughly the, has has had to that so only have my own copy. In English of course.
Dante Was the fascinating man with the real vision and the determination the parody officialdom in a city. A fantastically joined volume and has illustrated
5 / 5
A lot the version has presented amiably. A explainations in a start of the each one separates really helps with a narrative. Shopping again.
5 / 5
Unmissable & Fantastic value partorisca money.

The work of Dante is immortal!
3 / 5
The comedy partorisca Submerge of Dante - that would be sheer hyperbole partorisca try to say anything in this work of art adds. This in spite of, any of the sensitive character would not owe that try to study some illustrations!!
5 / 5
Well The value that takes partorisca some illustrations so only. A prize was glorious partorisca a quality of a product. If it likes a classics of east is a a partorisca you.
Has bought this after reading 'Hell' for Harm Brown to the equal that am sure a lot another will look for out of one 'Comedy' in alike way.
4 / 5
Defiant Do that it has read partorisca a first roughly done time+ 50 years like the student. I thoroughly enjoyed king-the reading and hope that a lot another folk also will enjoy it.
4 / 5
Is unconventional, dividing Dante third rhyme to the to of 4 structures of lines, but do a lot very in fact. This version is readable, animate, full of characters those who remain in your alcohol a lot the time after a book is closed. Thoroughly I enjoyed It, and have the livestock of good place in mine bookshelf.
5 / 5
Defiant! But one of this value of texts that looks in and seeing reasons the people write in of the this.
4 / 5
The excellent quality has done this the presents of lovely special Christmas
5 / 5
When this is to arrive was in fact the main plot that has been expecting but that so only means does more room partorisca some illustrations in these lovely looking book.
4 / 5
Really likes to of me and found the very useful partorisca my personal interests. It comes like this it is described, like this very satisfactory.
4 / 5
Notes and excellent translation. Printing the creation is excellent partorisca readability.
5 / 5
That I to of to the that likes is that of one revises all has said that some illustrations are well, but there arent any one!
4 / 5
The translation adds. The book arrived in conditioning fiancé and punctually. Very satisfied.
5 / 5
Are very pleased with this compraventa, and think that that it is worthy of my evaluation of an indication a big plus.
5 / 5
An interesting, the translation has executed very worthy to be beside an a lot of other translations of one of some the majority of books of entities in Western literature.
5 / 5
Lovely tongue and surprisingly easy to comprise. Taken the to with which have had Hell of Brown of Harm of zone and was really interting
4 / 5
has Bought this partorisca my grandson like the Christmas pressie (his question) ......... A good book known for Dante, and in mine dress something partorisca treasure, like some movements of the word written the oblivion, together with all sympathetic of an English Tongue.
5 / 5
Very pleased, comprehensible and informative edition.
5 / 5
I have wanted always possess this book but has not felt never ready to start with the reading. It is one the majority of amazing enthralling the laws written has has not begun never . I know lame an age to entirely read, but to comprise knows will have to that maintain king the reading. It is bothe Literal and Mystical with the a lot of messages have hid. Some the divine messages have very deep, some poems are moving and épico. Some two worlds that writes in this alcohol that swipes and can see a transmission that spends.
Some characters that use him is personal his as the human fact during a travesía. A whole book is dramatic and opened to all the classes of interpretation. Some illustrations are dark but define a text his reflection.
4 / 5
Muse the translation of Paradise is surely his crowning attainment. A clarity and beauty of this translation, together with his a lot insightful notes, there is still to be surpassed in mine dress. And although I consider Pinsky is and Merwin translations of a Hell and Purgatory like this a bit more powerful, commentary of Muse of the uses during a Divine Comedy.

Included Although a Comedy (of course) contains scholastic elements, the originality of a poem, coupled with his existential dimension, sure mark a still Divine Comedy resonates.
5 / 5
Highly would recommend this edition of A Divine Comedy in any defender of poetry and although calm bed that before or possess the different version (taste ), of him certainly done the addition adds to any collection of book. It is the fantastically produced book that really it underlines in a shelf, with golden edged pages and the plug that admits it an old age and dignified feels.

Is quite striking when you plough it up for a first time, has studied a front and @@@back cover partorisca some time before I have begun included read and instantly seats lovely; it is something concealed would have to that be looked with the priest adds. This looks certainly enhance some words in a page also and for real do a work feels that much more épico. There are illustrations during a book that is quite spectacular also and, likes the poem can be the little delicate cruise it in time, some images certainly help to clear some of a more convoluted parts of a poem, at least for me, and the mark clears that it is going in. In a lot of ways some images strengthen a work, helping you to visualise that it is going in and also adding to a value of incident, particularly in a Hell.

Has the orderly introduction that precedes a poem that is a lot informative, with the bit of background information on Dante and an outline of the each one of some three sections, which is also useful. It would have liked him more in of way of analysis, but ossia probably more left for a Oxford Classics Edition. At any rate, an information dates here is does very accessible, and is the very small addition to a rest of a book. A creation is cleaned and has ordered also, with some neatly have divided flanges on and numbers to line to help clear where is in.

Buy, calm will not complain it .
5 / 5
Averts of a fact that is such the famous classical - I for real love this impression.
Is not to judge the book for his coverage but calm can with east a.

A leatherbound the coverage is good-looking as it likes them to them the page of gold trimming. An interior of images are to add and an impression is easy and quite flowed to read.

Ameno In of the nights of cold winter, a coverage and hot coconut for east a.
5 / 5
Am not Italian but are fascinated for a country, tongue and especially some people. I have not had any idea that of entity The Comedy is in Italy and like this when I have learnt roughly the, has has had to that so only have my own copy. In English of course.
Dante Was the fascinating man with the real vision and the determination the parody officialdom in a city. A fantastically joined volume and has illustrated
5 / 5
has read in divine comedy in hell of Brown of the Harm, as I have decided to buy the and can say that ossia the really interesting book with plot of adventure and entertainment.
4 / 5
Unmissable & Fantastic value for money.

The work of Dante is immortal!

Top Customer Reviews: The Odyssey ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
5 / 5
Formed: CD of Audio Once again Naxos corners of yard and deceive a client. Books 13 - 16 is surround he of prose. I have bought that has thought was the translation of verse of the add literary classical, no the partial translation. It is resembled A Canterbury Histories with that has been the mine has sold so much unabridged this in spite of, some histories have bought he partorisca, likes Gentleman Thopas, is not in him. For like this, it has been abridged.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition The one who an author would owe that it has done: utilisation a prelude partorisca explain the one who some main characters were, his shots and some subjects of a book

That : Used the to the signal was, besides the words that has thought humanly possible, a pros and gilipollas partorisca redraft old books. Something the majority of us was conscious of in colegiala.
This soft, quite patronising intro the frames think that a rest of a book has to that be has simplified equally. It is not . Be any groups to add context or footnotes to translate anything concealed can any one quite felt of mark, other things owe that it has done. A lot disappointed.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the translation of Green of Peter of the Edition Written in shape of poetry, packed with notes together with surrounding it very detailed of all 24 books. Done the intimidating read feels easy.

And V Rieu the translation Written in shape of prose with numbers of line, any extra so a lot like another translation but I easy history partorisca follow and a enjoyable has read.

Walter Shewring the translation Written in shape of Prose, likes Rieu the no packed translation with too many extras, liked a test with a longitude of a travesa historical partorisca translate Homer

Robert Fagles the translation Written in shape of poetry, the wonderful bed and packed with load of extra.

The translation partorisca read of aims of Wilson of Emily
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Homer is An Odyssey sees has been voted by the number of writers and critics like upper book partorisca read so that a desquels there is shaped some world-wide and has thought. It is easy to see reason, and also reason this history has been always well has considered.

In this Amazon Classics Edition Odysseus here is translated likes Ulysses, and so that has the number of cross of editions-posted in this place, and yes somehow does not know a history, please agree this and dares he in alcohol. With A Iliad has read of a Trojan War, but here is on and for this have read of Ulysses' house of turn, which takes a lot of years. Whilst Is was like his edges are spent up seeing a lot of men that alive of a wealth of an earth and wooing his mother, Ulysses' woman.

With only two episodes recounted for another, a majority is as well as we are partorisca say for Ulysses he, and for this have read of adventure and intrigue partorisca our hapless hero. But a question always chairs in a backside of your alcohol is this that really past, or was Ulysses more probably that there is dalliances with other women? Reason although his travesa has not gone too much long by means of a sea, as it looks to travel everywhere thwarted for some of the, in his endeavours to take house his fond woman.

So much, although ossia serious in structure and plotting, every time has read this chair like this is the big history, and a concealed would have been said in some taverns of a day, for any the one who was perhaps the little inebriated. So much, it loves to read this like this when being the past, or like the series of porkies, he no really subject, how is still enjoyable; this in spite of, if takings likes hard can come you up with ideas to explain to a missus reason has been bit it too long down a pub.

Has translated of more than tongues, and highly influential in another, creating adaptations and transfer-of histories this is something concealed is always well lovely reading.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback An Odyssey is world-wide history of the oldest adventure, fill with ones and of the monsters, shipwrecks and sorceresses. It Narrative verse when being an extinct gender in English, can look better to translate such operates it the prose, and prose a lot well the versions exist. In spite of, the poetic version has his appeal, and ossia one of a better. The only half is in fact for Pope, but revises a start of his two collaborators. Partorisca Comparison, here is two seen of a monstrous Cyclops (so only before it eats the pair of a party!)

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'Fools That ye is (the savage for this answered,
His inward the scorching fury in his eyes),
Or strangers, far far of ours lived,
partorisca bid me reverence or consider some of the.
Knows then we Cyclops is the race on
This air-has created people and his goat-nursed Jove,
And learn, our power comes from with thee and thine,
No like this win, but in the like curves.' Pope

A Impala the edition is the good-looking volume , in big type , clear with generous margins.
5 / 5
Formed: CD of Audio Ossia an absolutely stunning production . The wonderful translation of Robert Fitzgerald - my favourite personnel - has spent the life for Harm Stevens with amazing variety, comprising and depth. It recommends it unreservedly
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback I in the first place read A roughly done Odyssey 60 years when the new translation for And. V. Rieu Was a lot of publicised and available of Penguin. Like the adolescent enjoyed it very like history of adventure, in that I had listened. Have Enough the few books and was sure that my copy was omewhere' when I have recommended an Odyssey to the group of readers to the to the equal that belongs; you are indorsement and addition to a cast and is coming on this last month. It can not find my copy; a library could not obtain the 'Rieu' copy, in time, as I have visited my web of place of friendly Amazon. I have found a Rieu was still available but, further of an original, the latest version is available this is slightly be to revise for some edges of And.V.; I have ordered and read it again. Although I have read with the lifetime to experience behind enjoyed it to me really once again. This time, this in spite of, has both an introduction for And V of 1946 and the DCHR Preface of 2002, which begins with soyy Father And. V. ...' In those some edges, DCHR, later informs to to the his father likes EVR. It is obvious that both Father and amour of Edges and respect Homer.
Has read a history and then a DCHR the preface followed for a PVJ Introduction with His analysis of a construction of a 'plot' and reason is fixed in a way that is.
Finally, has learnt that a EVR the translation has given one very first book in a Penguin Classics serious. A Really Final container; you will be happy to possess and treasure it. So only a lot mislay the, does not know never ...!
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback This translation was published before in 1967. Each generation needs the new translation. Has think so until I have read this version. It is the glorious, lucidas, and emotional translation. It is notoriously difficult-if any nigh impossible- partorisca try and retain a to, metre and integrity of the Greek original. A lot of turn he the prose and be fact with him. Lattimore Has tried to remain like this near of an original how is possible without mangling a clarity of an original and an English.

Is written with the clear english without colloquialisms that tugs in this distract of him. pico In character really looks partorisca spend it all the life - and yes would say his the page turner! It is one of mine favourite. Of then it was published in the first place, the investigation there is anticipated spend it and there is some my-translations. Pocolos But no in any way detracts is transmission one of the entity pressed of a storyline.

Spent with Peter Jones' comment it and he will dip you up with a lot of hours of interesting studio and has involved. Thoroughly reccommended.
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition An Odyssey is the history adds , I only desire could read he in an original Greek, but as I can any one and am far too old to learn now, has looked for joint in that translate to buy. A translation all a difference, and there is like this there, the very good number, that is difficult to decide which partorisca buy. I have been said that Richmond Lattimore is was one of a better around, has taken a joint, has bought a Kindle version, and am happy has done them reasons thoroughly enjoyed it.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition has bitten punctual partorisca you partorisca be asking my opinion are fearful! Reading this requires the sure quantity of devotion. At all bad with him according to which can say, but is that it is! Need of readers partorisca agree that Homer relates a history of a half to the equal that was!
5 / 5
The translation of Peter Green Written in shape of poetry, packed with notes together with surrounding it very detailed of all 24 books. Done the intimidating read feels easy.

And V Rieu the translation Written in shape of prose with numbers of line, any extra so a lot like another translation but I easy history partorisca follow and a enjoyable has read.

Walter Shewring the translation Written in shape of Prose, likes Rieu the no packed translation with too many extras, liked a test with a longitude of a travesía historical partorisca translate Homer

Robert Fagles the translation Written in shape of poetry, the wonderful bed and packed with load of extra.

The translation partorisca read of Emily Wilson tip
4 / 5
Once again Naxos corners of yard and deceive a client. Books 13 - 16 is surround he of prose. I have bought that has thought was the translation of verse of the add literary classical, no the partial translation. It is resembled A Canterbury Histories with that has been the mine has sold so much unabridged this in spite of, some histories have bought he partorisca, likes Gentleman Thopas, is not in him. For like this, it has been abridged.
4 / 5
The one who an author would owe that it has done: utilisation a prelude partorisca explain the one who some main characters were, his shots and some subjects of a book

That : Used the to the signal was, besides the words that has thought humanly possible, a pros and gilipollas partorisca redraft old books. Something the majority of us was conscious of in colegiala.
This soft, quite patronising intro the frames think that a rest of a book has to that be has simplified equally. It is not . Be any groups to add context or footnotes to translate anything concealed can any one quite felt of mark, other things owe that it has done. A lot disappointed.
5 / 5
This book among three main sections:

1. Telemachus cryings in his missing father; Penélope cryings in his missing husband
2. Odysseus Histories to say, some desquels is his famous adventures so only a lot in brief gave, another is simply long fibs to hide his identity
3. Telemachus cryings in his missing father; Penélope cryings in his missing husband - the one who is developed then to have is returned!

Has several references to characters and chances of A Iliad, as well as the tension to grow like this Odysseus hides of - then of plots - a murder of a suitors the one who is ruining his house. This in spite of, some the majority of famous histories of Odysseus the travesías are surprisingly brief.

Has chosen a translation for Fagles reason looks one the majority of effective use of English while maintaining faithful to a presentation of an original. It is fact very clear to read like this ossia the history has treated as much as sung, with the possibly has treated sections like this standalones - therefore to plot of repetition that is it gone in before.

Like this with A Iliad has some good ideas the culture of Age of European Iron, but like the history is difficult to enjoy like the experience to read reason was not written never thus purpose.
5 / 5
Homer is An Odyssey sees has been voted by the number of writers and critics like upper book to read so that a desquels there is shaped some world-wide and has thought. It is easy to see reason, and also reason this history is always be well has considered.

In this Amazon Classics Edition Odysseus here is translated likes Ulysses, and so that has the number of cross of editions-posted in this place, and yes somehow does not know a history, please agree this and dares he in alcohol. With A Iliad has read of a Trojan War, but here is on and for this have read of Ulysses' house of turn, which takes a lot of years. Whilst Is was like his edges are spent up seeing a lot of men that alive of a wealth of an earth and wooing his mother, Ulysses' woman.

With only two episodes recounted for another, a majority is as well as we are to say for Ulysses he, and for this have read of adventure and intrigue for our hapless hero. But a question always chairs in a backside of your alcohol – is this that really past, or was Ulysses more probably that there is dalliances with other women? Reason although his travesía has not gone too much long by means of a sea, as it looks to travel everywhere thwarted for some of the, in his endeavours to take house his fond woman.

So much, although ossia serious in structure and plotting, every time has read this chair like this is the big history, and a concealed would have been said in some taverns of a day, for any the one who was perhaps the little inebriated. So much, it loves to read this like this when being the past, or like the series of porkies, he no really @@subject, how is still enjoyable; this in spite of, if takings likes hard can come you up with ideas to explain to a missus reason has been bit it too long down a pub.

Has translated of more than tongues, and highly influential in another, creating adaptations and transfer-of histories this is something concealed is always well lovely reading.
5 / 5
An Odyssey is world-wide history of the oldest adventure, fill with ones and of the monsters, shipwrecks and sorceresses. It Narrative verse when being an extinct gender in English, can look better to translate such operates it the prose, and prose a lot well the versions exist. In spite of, the poetic version has his appeal, and ossia one of a better. The only half is in fact for Pope, but revises a start of his two collaborators. For comparison, here is two seen of a monstrous Cyclops (so only before it eats the pair of a party!)

tranger, Has to be the fool, or has to that has come from/come from a lot far afield, to preach mine of fear or reverence for some of the. We Cyclops concerns any he jot for Zeus with his aegis, neither for a rest of some of the blessed, of then is much stronger that they.'

'Fools That ye is (the savage for this answered,
His inward the scorching fury in his eyes),
Or strangers, far far of ours lived,
to bid me reverence or consider some of the.
Knows then knots Cyclops is the race on
This air-has created people and his goat-nursed Jove,
And learn, our power comes from with thee and thine,
A lot like this win, but in the like curves.' Pope

A Impala the edition is the good-looking volume , in big type , clear with generous margins.
4 / 5
Good-looking translation and a lot readable in verse of modern English space. This translation is a lot easy to comprise and a rhythm and motion of before a to of prose is a lot obliging. A history to good sure comes alive in detail add. Highly recommended. This deluxe edition of Penguin with deckle the pages and the French flaps is good-looking. Highly recommended. Voted one of some 'Better Books of 1969' for magazine of Time.
4 / 5
I in the first place read A roughly done Odyssey 60 years when the new translation for And. V. Rieu Was a lot of publicised and available of Penguin. Like the adolescent enjoyed it a lot like history of adventure, in that I had listened. Have Enough the few books and was sure that my copy was omewhere' when I have recommended an Odyssey to the group of readers to the like belonging; you are indorsement and addition to a cast and is coming on this last month. It can not find my copy; a library could not obtain the 'Rieu' copy, in time, as I have visited my web of place of friendly Amazon. I have found a Rieu was still available but, further of an original, the latest version is available this is slightly be to revise for some edges of And.V.; I have ordered and read it again. Although I have read with him lifetime to experience behind enjoyed it to me really once again. This time, this in spite of, has both an introduction for And V of 1946 and he DCHR Preface of 2002, which begins with soyy Father And. V. ...' In those some edges, DCHR, later informs to to the his father likes EVR. It is obvious that both Father and amour of Edges and respect Homer.
Has read a history and then a DCHR the preface followed for a PVJ Introduction with His analysis of a construction of one 'plot' and reason is fixed in a way that is.
Finally, has learnt that a EVR the translation has given one a lot first book in a Penguin Classics serious. A Really Final container; you will be happy to possess and treasure it. So only a lot mislay the, does not know never ...!
4 / 5
Ossia An absolutely stunning production . The wonderful translation of Robert Fitzgerald - my favourite personnel - has spent the life for Harm Stevens with amazing variety, comprising and depth. It recommends it unreservedly
5 / 5
This translation was published before in 1967. Each generation needs the new translation. Has think so until I have read this version. It is the glorious, lucidas, and emotional translation. It is notoriously difficult- a lot of nigh impossible- to try and retain a to, metre and integrity of the Greek original. A lot of turn he the prose and be fact with him. Lattimore Has tried to remain like this near of an original how is possible without mangling a clarity of an original and an English.

Is written with the clear english without colloquialisms that tugs in this distract of him. Épico In character really looks to spend it all the life - and yes would say his the page turner! It is one of mine favourite. Of then it was published in the first place, the investigation there is anticipated spend it and there is some my-translations. Pocolos But no in any way detracts is transmission one of the entity pressed of a storyline.

Compraventa With Peter Jones' comment it and he will dip you up with a lot of hours of interesting studio and has involved. Thoroughly reccommended.

Top Customer Reviews: The Aeneid (Penguin ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 36 ratings
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback wants to comprise like the people in a Renaissance have thought, calm then precise studio some subjects have done. It is the shame adds that a classics is not taught in pupil any long plus. This in spite of, a Penguin Classics the series goes the long way to fill some empty for which want to comprise an art of way develops. Ovid The works are other texts keys because they have inspired so much of a work of some masters of first Renaissance of a Contador Reformacin.

This mine of substitutes of the book that falls to the version of bit has had for years.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback has Bought partorisca my daughter classics A level. I add little reserve that is enjoyed studying.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback A work of entity this in spite of any one would read the few days. Interesting to dip in and went.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback An excellent version of Virgil Aeneid. A prose the easy and pleasant fact partorisca read and to to the flow likes-gliela poetry. Much more accessible and enjoyable that other tentativas partorisca translate he to to, a lot duquel is clumsy and stilted.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback arrives very quickly -- thank you! A packaging was a lot of and a perfect book -- bliss!
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback has Bought partorisca university of daughter
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback My daughter had found the very useful, likes part of a syllabus the must has read. AAA.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback As it describes & promptly there is rid.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback the Fantastic book and he am gone in amazing condition - very pleased with a quality. It takes the moment partorisca come, but warn you to you roughly this and he have come still before a date of caducity to the equal that are VERRY HAPPY.

A book is not partorisca a faint-hearted this in spite of - is the hard book and I originally read the like this splits of my Class Civ A-level and has wanted to have my own copy to king-read while I have wanted. I add for history (especially ancient and mythology) buffs.
4 / 5
If you want to comprise like the people in a Renaissance have thought, calm then precise studio some subjects have done. It is the shame adds that a classics is not taught in pupil any long plus. This in spite of, a Penguin Classics the series goes the long way to fill some empty partorisca which want to comprise an art of way develops. Ovid The works are other texts keys because they have inspired so much of a work of some masters of first Renaissance of a Contador Reformación.

This mine of substitutes of the book that falls to the version of bit has had partorisca years.
4 / 5
A work of entity this in spite of any one would read the few days. Interesting to dip in and went.
5 / 5
An excellent version of Virgil Aeneid. A prose the easy and pleasant fact partorisca read and to to the flow likes-gliela poetry. Much more accessible and enjoyable that other tentativas partorisca translate he to to, a lot duquel is clumsy and stilted.
4 / 5
Arrives a lot quickly -- thank you! A packaging was a lot of and a perfect book -- bliss!
5 / 5
Has bought partorisca my daughter classics A level. I add little reserve that is enjoyed studying.
4 / 5
The fantastic book and he am gone in amazing condition - very pleased with a quality. It takes the moment partorisca come, but warn you to you roughly this and he have come still first of a date of caducity to the equal that are VERRY HAPPY.

A book is not partorisca a faint-hearted this in spite of - is the hard book and I originally read the like this splits of my Class Civ A-level and has wanted to have my own copy to king-read while I have wanted. I add for history (especially ancient and mythology) buffs.
5 / 5
My daughter had found the very useful, likes part of a syllabus the must has read. AAA.
5 / 5
Extremely readable translation of Virgi masterpiece. Some note that accompanies a test is comprehensible and also concise. If you know the little in a Trojan war and Helen of Troia( Esparta) the description of Aeneas of a 'Trojan horse' and a chaos that ensued is brilliant writing
5 / 5
Almost like this well likes Homer, and ossia a praise one was of big plus.
5 / 5
Perfecto for Classics in pupil. It is really useful, and a lot clear to read and annotations of mark in. Gotta Books of Penguin of the amour.
5 / 5
Any the one who has the passion for classical civilisation would have to that possess this book. A book is fact very easy to read.
5 / 5
A lot readable. The history adds. More read with which Homer this in spite of. The translation adds. Surprisingly gripping especially a Trojan horse history. A good history.
5 / 5
Has in the first place fulfilled this book 55 years ago. Now, with which revisiting an ancient history of an oriental mediterranean, comprise it very better and appreciate that adds this work is, like estimativas beside a better of Shakespeare abd other classical works.
5 / 5
Some forwards to a book were a lot of insightful and useful to sympathetic a text and a context further and in depth.
5 / 5
Has spent rear memories of colegialas and there is revived my Latin bit it.
5 / 5
Exactly that has required takes university. Could have it more economic used but has had to that be sure person more the notes were in him.
5 / 5
Stands out to give support and fast delivery 5happy stars.
4 / 5
Translation very accessible the excellent narrative is the must read timeless classical for one was postmodern pertinent for all the world-wide conflicts
5 / 5
A Aeneid is thoroughly enjoyable. In fact, it is a class partorisca reserve this could be described like swashbuckling. So that they have read A Iliad, Aeneid could be billed like Iliad leaves two; an approximation that spent to a Trojans with which have taken delivery of the horse of giant forest.

A fall of Troia tip a hero of a piece, Aeneas, partorisca gather on these countrymen the one who have not fallen to Greek spades and inspire to the attack was partorisca found the Troia new - east times probably employing more vigilant postroom personal the winkle out of the armies have hid in of the animals of giant forests - although any before some have required partorisca beat of heart, rasgando of hair and lining partorisca face this accompanies some a lot of moments of sadness during a book.

A bulk of some relays partorisca reserve some trails of a travesía Trojan. Following the tip of the father of benevolent God, handy can take one these days, a homeless the tribe bounces among Italy, Carthage and Sicily. This in spite of, some of a indigenous the tribes are any too many enthusiasts in outsiders pitching on, the for real ancient exposure of Nimbyism.

A Trojans looks for having has fill found the Carthage. Reina Dido accepts some recently arrived and falls enamoured with Aeneas. This in spite of, the fast 'is not you, are ' resulted of Trojan leader besides beating of hearts for Dido. Like this Blues the brothers have discovered, there are a lot of dangers when you are in the mission of Goddess.

A final portion of a book takes the tumultuous battles among a indigenous Italian tribes and A Trojans. It averts of a battlefield action, an author weaves a history of one founding of Rome to a book - an excellent PR exercise of an author for his contemporary emperor.

A Aeneid compares favourably with some of other utmost classics, which can result too wordy and demand a reader has long knowledge of classical literature to connect literary references. There is not any lack of detail in a book and the characters aim some usual honourable shots, weaknesses and senses to owe.

Some Of touch them the enormous part and coloreada in a history, and is more human that in some alike books, if it conceal is not the contradiction. A celestial family is prone the tantrums, deviousness and favouritism. This has said, there is a subject underlying that that agrees to pay his respects in an altar finally will be winning.

This book will adapt that there is enjoyed a Iliad or some histories of battle of a Mahabharata, although knowledge of any is not essential. A Aeneid is the level of good entrance for classical literature. It contains a mix to intoxicate of history, deity, the tragedy and the heroism have said more in a fashion of this Sunday matinee Sinbad film.

A swashbuckling law in fact.
5 / 5
Well to know the one who some novels thougt of and that there belives where and the one who ther of the wher before christ
4 / 5
He, an epic extracted an origin of Rome and also discreetly praises Augustus. But it is mainly glorious literature. Virgil is more polished that Homer, but any need to has chosen: has both! David Ovest declares that his translation is not poetry, but his prose is consistently poetic.
4 / 5
Arrival and good condition promptly. An explanation is in quite old fashioned and wordy tongue but still possess for purpose!
4 / 5
A good translation, literal in the decent prize. An excellent help is reading an original at the side, and law well in his own also.
5 / 5
Excellent - a lot of helped by some introductions and enalargement on and reasons partorisca a text.
4 / 5
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5 / 5
Has been ordered partorisca my edges was very pleased with arrives quickly as it enjoy it a lot mrs alonzi
4 / 5
has Bought he partorisca my husband - read that but has known to bear expect in all the chance as it can not revise the classical

Top Customer Reviews: Metamorphoses: A ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 35 ratings
5 / 5
It has to that be the 5 . My challenge of book of a year, and chairs partorisca like had achieved something when I have read a final page after doing my way by means of him of then prompt January. A wonderful bed, histories of some of the, battles, reports, history and amour and hate of Italy and to ancient Greece, has it everything. I do not feign that have enjoyed each word, in fact some of him was a lot of toil, but is an amazing bed.
5 / 5
When I have purchased this like the kindle the book there is a sub-that begins A Translation of To New', and that has read a Golding translation this was the less intimidating read.

Liked like this of this edition has the commentary to the each book before some starts of verses, also in mine kindle rid some verses have numbers of line and coming with working link partorisca has noted comment partorisca leave concentrate me in just reading a book that that spends the time that goes back and advance partorisca turn pages.

Are by train of the give 5 reason helped partorisca take better an enormous catalogue of histories that is Greek Myth, and some histories were enjoyable or entertaining but really, as mine another half would say, ossia the dry book and more than interesting wants to result more familiar with these myths. Also deep was the useful book to have around whilst works to read for Homer.
5 / 5
The metamorphoses is the classical which create would have to that be the staple on all the world is bookshelf. Some the classical myths and the legends always will be pertinent and applicable the modern life, and this comprises some all of some known good histories likes Medusa, Daedalus and Icarus, Rey Measures etc as well as some histories some dark plus! Sometimes didactic, sometimes pleasant, sometimes disturbing, any two histories are equally. A fashion of verse is rhythmical and a lot soothing partorisca read, in fact. I have bought this partorisca university and found the to be a lot study it and the friendly review. A lot you recommend this edition.
5 / 5
Ovid The metamorphosis is the mythological history of a world, beginning with a creation and when finalising with a foundation of Rome. With on 250 histories of classical antiquity, ossia the fleshy read but, in the bed the a lot of different versions of this book, ossia for far a better edition.
5 / 5
This history looks all a thrilling and obliging of the, of the, demigods, heroes, mortals, nymphs, and the mythical creatures resist with such reverence and awe. This brilliantly weaves all some histories of some of the and of the ones of Rome of ancient/Greece in a still elegant way anarchist by means of his misdeeds and exertions. His fun and no pretentious, still simultaneously a translation perfectly takes a majesty and poetic intricacy of like this some of the sound untameable like his lusts and unquenchable passions. He easily blends humour with an ache of some characters, doing some of the celery ... Real. It can you do not recommend more partorisca his astonishingly graceful way.
5 / 5
Ossia For far a better translation and volume of these classical texts at present available with commentary and glorious notes - academic but any stuffy! Well value a cost.
3 / 5
This rids like invaluable result whilst my studios of edges partorisca one Or Classics Terracing.
5 / 5
A lot readable this in spite of come his. It was in my cast of cube partorisca the long time but I read it now. Shining.
5 / 5
Ossia Perfect to study ovid. It is the good translation and is really easy to read, more is easy cruise it by means of a text.
5 / 5
Had read extracted of this version and state impressed by a quality of a translation. You recommend he in any reader interested in poetry of a period or, in fact, a history of Western art, like the metamorphoses has to that way that be influential in of the artists and of the writers partorisca two years of thousands.
4 / 5
The book adds. A better part of a course like this far. A translation is a lot readable,how is in a modern idiom.
4 / 5
Excellent, if it likes-you the mythology. Well writing and the like partorisca read.
5 / 5
A very good translation with an interesting introduction.
5 / 5
Ovid The metamorphoses is one of some the majority of influential books never writings. One can see an influence of him in literature by means of Montaigne is Some Complete Tests, where is quoted often, street Shakespeare and Dante, well down partorisca Reserve and Ted Hughes. Painters of Titian Salvador Dali has drawn also in some histories in this book. Mina his own introduction has come initially of retellings and variac. Of histories for modern poets in With which Ovid: New Metamorphoses that advantage Ted Hughes, the collaborator, partorisca do the generous selection of his own versions in of the Histories of Ovid: Twenty-four Passages of a soyetamorphoses'. This last volume remains one of the mine favourite Hughes, and treasure the memory partorisca listen peach some of his versions with the voice that looked partorisca achieve behind by means of timing the Ovid and to some myths.

All this directed partorisca explore a full text on its own name. My first incursion, no in that has quite Latin, was with the Penguin Classics translation of prose (Metamorphosis (Penguin Classics)) which still frames for the abonos has read. Like the law of classical number likes some épicos Homer and Virgil, some Metamorphoses operates well in prose. Here it is a source , or in some chances the he counting again, of a lot of myths that has reappeared on some years of first of Roman times was to the present day in the time that reappears more recently for us in films, or in television. It is the collection of folk histories, myths of creation, and included in of the small ways of history (this in spite of conceal is mythologised) so as the continuous poetic narrative. One a common characteristic of the each history is that it involves some form of transformation, for this a title.

Be it has bent the poetry, has loved to read this book in verse. There is the classical version in English, which Penguin Classics public, for Arthur Golding (Goes (Metamorphosis (Penguin Classics)). A main drawback of of the this is that it is in Elizabethan English that that can be familiar with of Shakespeare and Marlowe. But beautiful although ossia, is not always like this immediately accessible like modern English of Hughes. This in spite of, a lot like this want that, does not have all some histories. Sometimes he also deliberately poetic licence used and modern allusions have added in a text, for this his versions would owe that be gorings likes Hughes more than literal translations, although they honour Ovid alcohols superbly.

This exceptional translation do fault to spend the readers he after plus to some words of an original. A translator, David Raeburn, has learnt clearly also of Hughes. A text also law very like this narrative. Of here, of my point of view, is a version of Ovid to have, included on a version of prose. Any only reason Ovid was the poet. In the sure ways this book can be used like an encyclopaedia of Romans and Greek myths. There are wonderful notes in a backside to explain several references like poem along unfold, more the comprehensible Glossary-Indication that is useful one wants to find several histories and of the characters in Ovid narrative when not reading a book like the whole. Readers unfamiliar to the poetry there will be any difficulty that follows a narrative line here. But in the to there is more spatial in a page that the easiest fact to find things in a text, whilst in a version of prose sometimes some details are lost in a density of paragraphs.

In general, the wonderful Ovid which any one would have to that be without, although still also loves one Hughes. Here I revel be poly-fond, and enjoy both. This translation is probably like this near like anything can be to take to Ovid original words in of the modern English.
4 / 5
A better thing in this interpretation of Ovid the work adds is his accessibility for readers that, taste, is of enthusiast to dip the toe the classical literature - he be it Greek, Romano or in some measure both in a chance of Metamorphosis - but is concerned fault of a knowledge of a subject. A wealth of concise and informative footnotes is distributed during a book that explains backstories, context and has has associated characters. Readers that actuates already gleaned the solid foundation of a classics can find these remarks intrusive and nettling; I have found they were resembled to have an expert tutor that surgeries of responses with clear examples.

The metamorphoses is the long narrative breaking to 'laws' a lot of or 'of the actions', each one which to the equal that has the subject centrical of metamorphosis, usually of any when being transmission to an animal, statue or Goddess, according to some Of the most utmost' way or affiliation, like the way to punish or save them, again according to some Of the most utmost' way or affiliation. An author weaves histories of bravery, stupidity, avidities, amour and tragedy with satirical - at the same time of writing - asides, a talent duquel is explained also in a footnotes.

A bit those that of some histories will be familiarised to those, taste, of those who there is no be more than the rudimentary knowledge of such literature. A chair of Troia, Hercules, measure of Rey, Jason and a Argonauts all does an appearance. A description of character is like this coloreada and tongue like this evocative that has found a picture has painted was like this clear like the film of Hollywood. In fact, Ovid could be accused of overplaying his commercial appeal with gratuitously gory scenes and sexed-arrive content. It thinks less Metamorphosis and more Game of Thrones.

Some histories inside a book contain big work. Ovid Begs a reader to demand question of some Of the and mortal heroes, those who can look in timing masterful, sympathetic and awe-inspiring. Other families of show of the passages that is punished, wronged or killed for arrogant bullies , brutal. Each page promotes a reader on.

Metamorphosis to read in ebook the format has been revelation like crucial footnotes is like this accessible - like this easier that the repeated thumbing of pages behind and advance. For the book around 2,000 old year Ovid masterpiece has a lot to offer readers of modern day.
4 / 5
Like him classics the student has jumped in a casualidad to take the copy of Ovid for only around £2. A copy has maintained in of the perfect conditions and has arrived punctually in simple packaging. A service is flawless, a condition of a book is pristine and a translation for David Raeburn is one has read more - and has read to plot of Ovid. A joy to add mine classics collection and particularly well for any one looking for the good book of histories/ does a lot bedtime reading for people of all the ages! :)
4 / 5
When I have purchased this like the kindle the book there is a sub-that begins ‘A Translation of To New', and that has read a Golding translation this was the less intimidating read.

Liked like this of this edition has the commentary to the each book before some starts of verses, also in mine kindle rid some verses have numbers of line and coming with working link partorisca has noted comment partorisca leave concentrate me in just reading a book that that spends the time that goes back and advances partorisca turn pages.

Are by train of the give 5 reason helped partorisca take better an enormous catalogue of histories that is Greek Myth, and some histories were enjoyable or entertaining but really, as mine another half would say, ossia the dry book and more than interesting wants to result more familiar with these myths. Also deep was the useful book to have around whilst works to read for Homer.
5 / 5
The metamorphoses is the classical to the equal that believes would have to that be the staple on all the world is bookshelf. Some the classical myths and the legends always will be pertinent and applicable the modern life, and this comprises some all of some known good histories likes Medusa, Daedalus and Icarus, Rey Measures etc as well as some histories some dark plus! Sometimes didactic, sometimes pleasant, sometimes disturbing, any two histories are equally. A fashion of verse is rhythmical and a lot soothing to read, in fact. I have bought this for university and found the to be a lot study it and the friendly review. A lot you recommend this edition.
4 / 5
Has read the little of some games and they am a lot of enjoyable
4 / 5
This history looks all a thrilling and obliging of the, of the, demigods, heroes, mortals, nymphs, and the mythical creatures resist with such reverence and awe. This brilliantly weaves all some histories of some of the and of the ones of Rome of ancient/Greece in a still elegant way anarchist by means of his misdeeds and exertions. His fun and no pretentious, still simultaneously a translation perfectly takes a majesty and poetic intricacy of like this some of the sound untameable like his lusts and unquenchable passions. He easily blends humour with an ache of some characters, doing some of the celery ... Real. It can you do not recommend more for his astonishingly graceful way.
5 / 5
A lot readable this in spite of come his. It was in my cast of cube for the long time but I read it now. Shining.
5 / 5
Ossia For far a better translation and volume of these classical texts at present available with commentary and glorious notes - academic but no stuffy! Well value a cost.
4 / 5
This rids like invaluable result whilst my studios of edges for one Or Classics Terracing.
4 / 5
I have found this reserves really interesting, gives the idea the a lot of idea takes partorisca admitted in daily life, and tip one background the a lot of our myths and traditional histories.
4 / 5
Ossia One of some four heavy weights classical of ancient heroic poetry (together with Homer is A Iliad & Odyssey and Virgil Aeneid). A poem that extends to 634 pages has been written for Ovid 43BC-18AD partorisca Rome and Augustus. It brings together A lot of myths and legends of Greece and Rome that comprises Daedalus, Pygmalion (done my Just Lady), Perseus, Hercules with characters likes Cyclopes, Centaurs, Circe, Apollo and some the ones of the usual and the people have used partorisca appoint moons. I have read a translation of poem of the hexameter and this have done really well partorisca me; it span the introduction of rodeo detailed to the each one like this of some 15 books and an indication of places/of characters (25 pages roughly 500 in of the totals!), Notes and the mapea. A poem there has been the impact of entity in western literature. It has dipped to several incest (daughter of father, sister-brother etc), cannibalism, revenge of murder and war, a lot of women averting or when be raped and blasphemy. Has humorous notes but is otherwise the relatively serious entertainment.

Some works of poem partorisca spend some a lot of ideas of time, mental and bodily transmission and karma (the ones of punish them partorisca match a crime etc) to a human condition. It begins with creation (and has the chance of riada) and finals with a deification of an Emperor. He so that it averts partorisca take under a skin of the religious world-wide view ancient, in of the general terms could see like such laws he then contemporary (which Greek embraced already the correspondence of Roman god) could parallel an intellectual development of early Christian understandings of a transformation and transformative character of the man to establishment of human god for some authors of some New or in fact like the texts can metamorphose the religion and like the religion can them metamorphose to the justification partorisca kill. Curiously a book has contained the passage in vegetarianism (and any partorisca kill for sacrifice); he also looked partorisca have a lot pocolos any human transformation i.et. The vast majority is people turning to birds, rivers, trees etc - I thinks decides comes alive and some nymphs of result of the trees.

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“ regulate some of the with too partorisca be able to think that that they create and then change some forms in Character”

love this poetic description of Rumour:-
“Squares the space in a heart of a world, go in an earth, a sea and a heaven, in some flanges of all three part of a universe. Here it has the eyes partorisca any continuous in, any subject like far; and here it has ears whose hallows any voice can fail to penetrate. Ossia A Realm of Rumour, the one who has chosen to maintain the base of the mountain, with innumerable entrances his house and the thousand additional holes, although any of his topes is sweep with the door or the door. Opened by night and for day, has built totally partorisca touch brass, a whole place hums and echoes, repeating any one listens”

“A centaur then before limited, final his guts in an earth; as he trailed the he trampled his under his hooves; that he trampled the explosion of box takes his legs in a sludge and has fallen with his empty abdomen”

“Helen cries also when it looks in his mirror partorisca see his old woman wrinkles, and the marvels to the equal that avenges partorisca be twice there is kidnapped. Time, a universal devourer, and spiteful decay, there is at all calms can not destroy”.
4 / 5
This translation is order because it gives it the modern plus feels as well as sticking closely to an original text. A pleasure partorisca read.
4 / 5
Ovid Looked in a vast collection of Greek and Roman myths and has comprised a factor partorisca unify to be metamorphosis. For like this it take on a monumental task partorisca link them neighbouring in a long continuous poem. Some results are for real monumental.

Thinks editions of the penguin sometimes can persist the little too much in some intellectuals comprising of classics but there is enjoyed and continue enjoy this edition. A period of Ovid the life and the works are comprised first of a text as well as an introduction for Denis Feeney that is interesting and comprehensible whilst a lot when being a lot terribly preachy in the soyetamorphoses' would have to that be experienced. There is the page there is poured in books further of interest. A translator David Raeburn also written the short note in his intentions, a format of an original and his new version, which I also found very interesting. Some fifteen books of a soyetamorphoses' follows. In a first reading I dutifully read some rodeos in a start of the each one reserves for the moment, but add a lot little, instead mainly catalogs that it spends in the each segment before he , which can ruin it bit it. Still they are good to read afterwards as they can add to yours sympathetic. I have found some notes in background information, points of detail and place of the incredibly useful crosses and fascinating. An indication was also useful to maintain clue of all some characters and partorisca be used as it drives like calm said where each looks of character in a text as you can flick to a right section. A historical map of a world-wide Ovid lived is has comprised also.

Raeburn Has chosen to compose a text in the metre that is more afterwards to Ovid dactylic hexameter - which in of the references of towers a fashion of epic of Homer and Virgil - like this opposed to a traditional English metre partorisca narrative poetry, which is iambic pentameter. It writes in his note that has done this partorisca reflect a flow relaxed of Ovid narrative. Because of this I has found a rhythm the little delicate to choose up at the beginning but after the few pages there was resulted submerged in a flow of a prose and expósito that a text is in fact very easy to comprise. Although Raeburn stress that has tried it faithfully reflect an original format and flavour (his 11,870 is a lot near of some originals 11,995) also clears that this is not the literal version of an original. Partorisca Help with clarity and like work inside limits of idiomatic English has changed an arrangement some of some lines and pills and has developed some also. Partorisca This I am appreciated as they are not the student that looks for an English translation partorisca study joint to an original Latin and love a translation I read partorisca be accessible. Also it mentions that it try it stick to a nomination partorisca the majority of some characters, while Ovid has used many, has has employed still some of some better known equivalents this in spite of partorisca another, if he any this has been probably quite stray. As I have been he was still has taken the little turned around, with some a lot of names of Jupiter for example.

A poem begins before time and calm take you on the odd and mesmerising travesía that arrived in Ovid is then present. Each recognisable and many smaller Greek-the Roman myths has the place in a poem. Ovid Was the devious partner, a spent and fixed of soyetamorphoses' is surprising. This is not the traditional narrative, instead Ovid games with structure and expectation of reader. Some histories are connected by means of has associated subjects and characters. An integer also can be divided to three insiemi of five books; some third premiers deals strongly with some exploits of some of the and ossia possibly my preferred like his motivations of base is fascinating, a next house in some heroes and then history. But these lines are blurred and always is surprised when being like this Ovid spear still another ball of curve.

Sometimes one of entity recurring the element of link of transformation some histories ingeniously and another time is tacked on. But more aventajado is like these transformations and the transitions comprise an extraordinary row of human experience. Ovid Sympathetic Of readers and perceptions of human motivations coupled with the philosophical richness and the psychological intensity is something concealed can be seen in the each part of a poem.

A reason soyetamorphoses' is like this gripping and effecting is some myths of reason are in general. Partorisca Treat basic epic and reactions of human motivations, a subsequent spark of recognition some experiences of reader feels integral because it is. We are all fascinated for our own identity and the collective identity. The transformations and the transitions are integral to myths and of the integrals to our sense of identity.

Also can take like immense in some a lot of different forms of metamorphosis, an enormous variety of characters and an intensity of some subjects. Compulsion And the sexual desire is strong forces that can one violence sometimes impressive and grotesca gore. Any @@subject that the times have read are always entranced for a magic, interested by a soaring tongues, excited by some battles of epic and hunt scenes, sickened for a violence, devious and often demented behaviour, which is evident in some a lot of scenes of rape and violence against man, the women and the girls but a time still am amused still for a diabolical sense of humour and talent. Ovid The épico could be to to dress likes sensational, was after all has meant partorisca entertain some masses with an excessive violence and erotic lusty dark flange. But there is also such intelligence to Ovid sympathetic of a human psyche and a tone of way with each element, a cruel and horrific is mixed also with justice and amour, corruption with honour, true heroism with insignificant revenge. I want to this he like this integral of chair and powerful, challenge likes to see narrative, structure and a lot especially I and another.
4 / 5
Ovid Is the subject big in my daughters according to year that does the terracing in of the classical studios. This book was in a cast partorisca reserve suggested by a university and has been the fantastic resource partorisca my daughter like this far.
4 / 5
So that they do not have a time partorisca read a full Latin, can recommend this easily readable translation that capture a flavour of original Ovid.
4 / 5
The life that rid of transmissions. The desire would read does these years. Thank you,
5 / 5
The delivery was súper fast same partorisca prime minister. I ordered it before I put to bed me and when have despertador on the arrivals. A lot handy as it was required partorisca my conference of morning. A book was in the fantastic condition and I can not expect read the.
5 / 5
Lovely very dipped was book, enjoyed for mine A level Classics daughter
5 / 5
has Required partorisca my classical course, the fact a work. It arrives fast and has maintained in of the perfect conditions. Although partorisca be sincere this has not been my class of book and if it have not been partorisca a course I probably would not have spent it.
4 / 5
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4 / 5
the wonderful book that brings together greek, Romano and other mythologies. A a downside of a book is that there are a lot of myths each cup partorisca take on of the page or two for this can be overwhelming trying leerprpers all by means of. I think that that it is more in of the small doses but is not postponed finds this, well a patience and commitment.