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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 58 ratings
5 / 5 Hong
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 Marlyn
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 Janna
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 Tod
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 Evelin
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 Alesia
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 Bryanna
Formed: Hardcover Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting the reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
4 / 5 Adriene
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 Randolph
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 Armand
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 Min
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 Lili
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 Esmeralda
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 Zetta
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 Russel
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 Providencia
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 Shenika
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 Adria
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 Brandi
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 Jayna
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 Francine
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 Anglea
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 Allen
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 Sharmaine
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 Katherine
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 Yvette
Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting it reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
5 / 5 Lorilee
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 Clair
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 Joya
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 Sylvester
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 Amee
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 Inga
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 Pamula
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 Celena
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 Maybell
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 Shantell
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 Melva
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 Meryl
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 Rebecca
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 Homer
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 Taryn
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 Katharine
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 Mickie
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 Un
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 Cody
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 Florene
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 Maryanna
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 Albert
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 Madge
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 Aleshia
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 Ilona
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 Brittaney
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 Elva
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 Catarina
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 Marisha
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 Teddy
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 Andy
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 Dortha
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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5 / 5 Fredericka
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!
4 / 5 Lazaro
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 Duncan
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 Candy
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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 Alana
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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 Melony
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4 / 5 Chun
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4 / 5 Mirian
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.

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5 / 5 Madelyn
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5 / 5 Linnea
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 Adrian
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4 / 5 Delcie
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 Kazuko
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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 Marvel
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 Belinda
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 Fernande
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 Kimberly
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 Bruna
A book/of leading mate is brilliant. If this one east the averages like this very was fantastic. Highly recommended
4 / 5 Doris
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 Candyce
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 Melida
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.
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4 / 5 Alleen
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4 / 5 Josephina
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 Christy
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 Lindsey
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5 / 5 Viva
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 Annette
Formed: Hardcover Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting the reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
5 / 5 Kathrin
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 Yuonne
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 Luetta
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 Malika
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 Micheal
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 Jennette
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 Elliott
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 Wanetta
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 Melanie
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 Milly
Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting it reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
5 / 5 Hershel
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 Isaura
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 Johnie
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 Lyle
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 Torie
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 Annetta
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 Ann
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 Tobie
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 Laurena
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 Fran
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 Melinda
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 Monty
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 Nola
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 Maynard
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 Peggy
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 Hilma
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 Marla
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 Rosy
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 Nieves
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 Dudley
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 Leoma
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 Denis
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 Sallie
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 Lela
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 Gina
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 Ira
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 Joycelyn
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 Shae
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 Belia
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 Jeramy
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 Ai
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 Virginia
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 Alvera
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 Tomika
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 Son
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 Johanna
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 Latina
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 In
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 Meridith
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 Vickey
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 Eliana
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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4 / 5 Robin
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!
5 / 5 Andrew
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 Nery
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 Carletta
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 Gwendolyn
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 Liza
Formed: Hardcover A book/of leading mate is brilliant. If this one east the averages like this very was fantastic. Highly recommended
4 / 5 Carissa
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 Hui
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 Major
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 Gerard
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 Shana
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 Kathie
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 Dagny
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 Hayley
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 Robby
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 Mariann
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 Emelia
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 Rene
A book/of leading mate is brilliant. If this one east the averages like this very was fantastic. Highly recommended
4 / 5 Kandace
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 Neva
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 Viola
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 Kelli
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 Alyssa
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 Dustin
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 Holley
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 Benjamin
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 Al
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 Virgina
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 Ferdinand
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 Ahmed
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 Tanisha
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 Joesph
Very well law has known some things in a @@@subject but has learnt the plot more
5 / 5 Laurene
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 Ray
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 Florance
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 Donny
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 Kristian
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 Arnold
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 Olga
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 Isidra
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 Sheri
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 Lyn
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 Brande
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 Markita
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 Aurora
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 Eleonore
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 Paula
Would owe that it has bought an Audible version. You have read he with Stephen Cold is voice in your boss...
4 / 5 Tiffiny
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 Sebastian
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 Derick
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 Greg
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 Cathie
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 Suanne
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 Yesenia
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 Cassidy
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 Syreeta
Brilliantly written for Stephen Fries. Habladurías In daily tongue and is funny also. I add read. Thoroughly The enjoyed.

Top Customer Reviews: Penguin Classics ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 46 ratings
5 / 5 Kerry
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 Cordelia
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 Margaret
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 Dodie
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 Mahalia
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 Flo
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 Keisha
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 Shawnee
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 Tom
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 Jesus
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 Valeria
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 Emma
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 Noella
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 Josphine
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 Juan
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 Candis
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 Zenia
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 Chandra
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 Herlinda
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 Rafaela
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 Alla
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 Etsuko
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 Alexandra
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 Willis
Adds for the classical level, kindle the version is better to the equal that collects your points have underlined neighbours.
5 / 5 Elizabet
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 Patience
This together with an Odyssey is prerequisites for any collection of book.
4 / 5 Willia
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 Genevive
Has purchased for my daughters Some studios of Level. Very pleased. Thank you
5 / 5 Shauna
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 Verla
Fast delivery and excellent condition. Obviously his the history adds
4 / 5 Marylou
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 Robbin
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 Branda
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 Augusta
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 Devon
Really interesting although it bite it difficult to read in time.
4 / 5 Ashlee
In a history/of book pleases to inform the goodreads.
Loves a craftsmanship dipped to this book. Quality Everyman library
4 / 5 Kirsten
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 Bettye
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 Ardelle
Homer Simpson but the classical of European literature in easy to read English.
4 / 5 Brittani
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 Consuelo
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 Craig
There is enjoyed very read a Iliad, understand 10 plot with Odysseus was a lot of thrilling to read!
5 / 5 Jacquetta
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 Kathyrn
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 Zofia
Has arrived safely and punctually exactly like this described - compraventa excellent.
4 / 5 Olivia
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 Odyssey ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
5 / 5 Verda
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 Lizeth
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 Yang
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.

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4 / 5 Criselda
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 Pasty
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!)

tranger, Has to be the fool, or has to that has come from/come from very far afield, partorisca preach mine of fear or reverence partorisca some of the. We Cyclops concerns no the jot partorisca Zeus with his aegis, neither partorisca 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,
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 Pamelia
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 Jung
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 Lauralee
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 Dwight
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 Alyson
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 Muoi
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 Jonas
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 Sherice
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 Clyde
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 Sena
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 Holly
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 Marilee
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 Neal
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 Ruthe
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 Kenyatta
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 Divine Comedy: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 32 ratings
5 / 5 Betsey
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 Bethann
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 Emanuel
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 Art
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 Leida
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.

A leatherbound the coverage is good-looking as it likes them to them the page of gold trimming. An interior of images are partorisca 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 Julietta
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 Elinor
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 Britteny
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 Tesha
Unmissable & Fantastic value partorisca money.

The work of Dante is immortal!
3 / 5 Carmelita
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 Fausto
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 Coreen
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 Victor
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 Anh
Defiant! But one of this value of texts that looks in and seeing reasons the people write in of the this.
4 / 5 Patty
The excellent quality has done this the presents of lovely special Christmas
5 / 5 Marietta
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 Daphne
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 Ellena
Notes and excellent translation. Printing the creation is excellent partorisca readability.
5 / 5 Barb
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 Alba
The translation adds. The book arrived in conditioning fiancé and punctually. Very satisfied.
5 / 5 Clarita
Are very pleased with this compraventa, and think that that it is worthy of my evaluation of an indication a big plus.
5 / 5 Kelvin
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 Tamra
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 Dorthey
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 Lasonya
Very pleased, comprehensible and informative edition.
5 / 5 Vanessa
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 Hee
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 Margart
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 Gwenda
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 Joetta
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 Tyron
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 Lenita
Unmissable & Fantastic value for money.

The work of Dante is immortal!

Top Customer Reviews: The Aeneid (Penguin ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 36 ratings
5 / 5 Jerold
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 Nyla
Formed: Paperback has Bought partorisca my daughter classics A level. I add little reserve that is enjoyed studying.
5 / 5 Vanetta
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 Caryl
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 Inocencia
Formed: Paperback arrives very quickly -- thank you! A packaging was a lot of and a perfect book -- bliss!
4 / 5 Louisa
Formed: Paperback has Bought partorisca university of daughter
4 / 5 Alma
Formed: Paperback My daughter had found the very useful, likes part of a syllabus the must has read. AAA.
4 / 5 Serafina
Formed: Paperback As it describes & promptly there is rid.
5 / 5 Emile
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 Coleen
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 Jed
A work of entity this in spite of any one would read the few days. Interesting to dip in and went.
5 / 5 Isaac
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 Felicita
Arrives a lot quickly -- thank you! A packaging was a lot of and a perfect book -- bliss!
5 / 5 Felicitas
Has bought partorisca my daughter classics A level. I add little reserve that is enjoyed studying.
4 / 5 Nella
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 Briana
My daughter had found the very useful, likes part of a syllabus the must has read. AAA.
5 / 5 Cassi
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 Lannie
Almost like this well likes Homer, and ossia a praise one was of big plus.
5 / 5 Latonya
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 Darcel
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 Alonzo
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 Lakia
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 Erica
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 Ashton
Has spent rear memories of colegialas and there is revived my Latin bit it.
5 / 5 Earlean
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 Donya
Stands out to give support and fast delivery 5happy stars.
4 / 5 Dorine
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 Pamella
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.

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5 / 5 Avelina
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 Burma
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.
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 56 ratings
3 / 5 Earl
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.
1 / 5 Terra
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.
5 / 5 Alden
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.
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2 / 5 Carmel
I want to 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 Roxie
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 Kaitlin
An a lot of 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 Charlyn
Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting the reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
4 / 5 Sonia
I have 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.
1 / 5 Lizabeth
Really I enjoy 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 Taunya
Well 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 Arden
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 Karol
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.
5 / 5 Tamatha
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.
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5 / 5 Kelsie
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 Morgan
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 Ambrose
Stephen Fries says these histories with passion, emphasising his humanity and injecting it reshreshingly any heteronormative perspective.
5 / 5 Deshawn
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.
5 / 5 Moon
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 Mignon
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.
5 / 5 Hallie
Shining, smutty, those interest and educational. whats More is a way stephen fry write you can listen read you a book in your boss.
5 / 5 Nereida
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 Harriett
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 June
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.
4 / 5 Sammie
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.
5 / 5 Gayla
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.
4 / 5 Maris
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 Jene
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
5 / 5 Reita
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 Kristy
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.
5 / 5 Junita
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.
4 / 5 Adriane
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
5 / 5 Melisa
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 Savannah
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 Tamara
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!
4 / 5 Allyson
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 Trey
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 Marguerita
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 Esther
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.
5 / 5 Melda
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 Sally
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!
4 / 5 Julee
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 Rocco
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.
4 / 5 Krystyna
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 Shavon
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 Nickole
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 Elizabeth
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 Cleo
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 Aura
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.
4 / 5 Isadora
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
4 / 5 Elanor
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 Hue
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. 😁
5 / 5 Talisha
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 Elsa
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 Debi
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 Luella
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 Tyesha
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.