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A Gift from Zeus

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Publisher Comments:

< P> Here are myths from Greeks and Romans, < BR> With chimeras, curses, omens, < BR> Strange seductions, gold abounding, < BR> Transformations most astounding, < BR> Sorceresses, swans, and mazes, < BR> Goddesses with lethal gazes, < BR> Flying horses-goodness gracious < BR> Snaky heads and bulls salacious, < BR> Minotaurs and monsters strangled, < BR> Passions kinkily entangled--< BR> All herein--< I> A Gift From Zeus< /I> < BR> (which, by the way can cook your goose).< BR> < /P>

Synopsis:

Here are myths from Greeks and Romans,

With chimeras, curses, omens,

Strange seductions, gold abounding,

Transformations most astounding,

Sorceresses, swans, and mazes,

Goddesses with lethal gazes,

Flying horses-goodness gracious!

Snaky heads and bulls salacious,

Minotaurs and monsters strangled,

Passions kinkily entangled--

All herein--A Gift From Zeus

(which, by the way can cook your goose).

Synopsis:

Featuring gods and goddesses, flying horses, Minotaurs, and monsters, this rhyming saga is designed to be a humorous introduction to mythology for young readers. Full color.

About the Author

Author Bio

Jeanne and Bill Steig have collaborated on three other books, including Alpha Beta Chowder. They live in Boston, MA.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060284053
Author:
Steig, William
Author:
Steig, William
Author:
by Jeanne Steig and William Steig
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - Greek & Roman
Subject:
Mythology, Greek
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Publication Date:
20010601
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
All
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
7.82x7.99x.90 in. 1.43 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
100

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Product details 176 pages Joanna Cotler Books - English 9780060284053 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Here are myths from Greeks and Romans,

With chimeras, curses, omens,

Strange seductions, gold abounding,

Transformations most astounding,

Sorceresses, swans, and mazes,

Goddesses with lethal gazes,

Flying horses-goodness gracious!

Snaky heads and bulls salacious,

Minotaurs and monsters strangled,

Passions kinkily entangled--

All herein--A Gift From Zeus

(which, by the way can cook your goose).

"Synopsis" by , Featuring gods and goddesses, flying horses, Minotaurs, and monsters, this rhyming saga is designed to be a humorous introduction to mythology for young readers. Full color.

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