Master your Minecraft
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    What I'm Giving | December 1, 2014

    Edward O. Wilson: IMG Edward O. Wilson: What I'm Giving



    At Powell's, we feel the holidays are the perfect time to share our love of books with those close to us. For this special blog series, we reached... Continue »
    1. $5.50 Used Trade Paper add to wish list

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$10.95
New Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
9 Remote Warehouse Children's- People and Cultures

More copies of this ISBN

Mythology (Fandex Family Field Guides)

by

Mythology (Fandex Family Field Guides) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

MYTHOLOGY

Bringing the world of Mythology to your fingertips, Fandex presents a field guide to the legendary figures of ancient Greece and Rome. Which 12 gods and goddesses ruled from Mount Olympus'? Who are the Fates, the Graces, the Muses? How did Theseus slay the monstrous Minotaur and escape from its labyrinth? What was the one thing to remain inside Pandora's vase? Each entry is illustrated with a rich selection of images drawn from statuary, painting, pottery, frescoes and mosaics, and includes the subject's lineage, personality and symbol.

- 50 individually die-cute cards

- Full color throughout

- Knowledge at your fingertips

- For the whole family

Review:

"Educators and students will delight in the unique format of knowledge at their fingertips. Both sides of the cards contain text that is illustrated richly with images of mosaics, frescoes, pottery, reliefs, paintings, and statues, making this a source difficult to resist." Children's Literature

Synopsis:

Combining 50 individually die-cut cards with full-color illustrations, plus hundreds of intriguing facts, stories, statistics, and trivia, Fandex is the newest breakthrough in information-packed, family publishing.

Mythology: Tales and Legends of the Gods, featuring portrayals by artists through the centuries, puts a face on a world that continues to resonate. Discover which 12 Greek gods and goddesses ruled from Mt. Olympus. What was really inside Pandora's Box. How Theseus escaped the Minotaur's labyrinth, and who was known as "the Lady of Wild Things." Includes each figure's lineage, personality, and symbol.

Synopsis:

Fifty individually die-cut cards Illustrated with full-color artwork from throughout the centuries, depict the tales and legends of the ancient Greek and Roman world--from the Mt. Olympus pantheon to the depths of the Minotaur's labyrinth.

About the Author

Ross and Kathryn Petras, brother and sister, are the authors of Age Doesnand#8217;t Matter Unless Youand#8217;re a Cheese(with 160,000 copies in print); The 776 Stupidest Things Ever Saidand The 365 Stupidest Things Ever Said calendar (over 3 million copies in print); and the Fabulous Broadscalendar. Ross Petras lives with his family in New Jersey, Kathryn Petras with her husband in Manhattan.Ross and Kathryn Petras, brother and sister, are the authors of Age Doesnand#8217;t Matter Unless Youand#8217;re a Cheese(with 160,000 copies in print); The 776 Stupidest Things Ever Saidand The 365 Stupidest Things Ever Said calendar (over 3 million copies in print); and the Fabulous Broadscalendar. Ross Petras lives with his family in New Jersey, Kathryn Petras with her husband in Manhattan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780761112075
Author:
Petras, Kathryn
Publisher:
Workman Publishing
Author:
Petras, Ross
Location:
New York
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Mythology, classical
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Sociology
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology - Mythology
Subject:
Social Science - Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Gods
Subject:
Social Studies - General
Subject:
Social Studies - Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Children s-People and Cultures
Subject:
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Reference/General
Subject:
Juvenile Nonfiction-Social Science - General
Edition Description:
Other
Series:
Fandex Family Field Guides
Series Volume:
no. 9-1360
Publication Date:
19981031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
50
Dimensions:
10.79x4.18x.86 in. .61 lbs.
Age Level:
10-14

Other books you might like

  1. Exploring the Night Sky: The Equinox...
    Used Trade Paper $4.50
  2. Kit's Wilderness
    Used Mass Market $3.50
  3. Magic Tree House Research Guides... Used Trade Paper $3.50
  4. DK Backpack Books #1001: 1001 Facts... Used Trade Paper $5.95
  5. Janice VanCleave's Science Through... New Trade Paper $15.95
  6. Count Your Way Through Mexico (Count... Used Trade Paper $2.95

Related Subjects

Children's » Activities » General
Children's » Folk Tales » Greek and Roman
Children's » Nonfiction » World Cultures
Children's » People and Cultures
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Games » General

Mythology (Fandex Family Field Guides) New Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$10.95 In Stock
Product details 50 pages Workman Publishing - English 9780761112075 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Educators and students will delight in the unique format of knowledge at their fingertips. Both sides of the cards contain text that is illustrated richly with images of mosaics, frescoes, pottery, reliefs, paintings, and statues, making this a source difficult to resist."
"Synopsis" by , Combining 50 individually die-cut cards with full-color illustrations, plus hundreds of intriguing facts, stories, statistics, and trivia, Fandex is the newest breakthrough in information-packed, family publishing.

Mythology: Tales and Legends of the Gods, featuring portrayals by artists through the centuries, puts a face on a world that continues to resonate. Discover which 12 Greek gods and goddesses ruled from Mt. Olympus. What was really inside Pandora's Box. How Theseus escaped the Minotaur's labyrinth, and who was known as "the Lady of Wild Things." Includes each figure's lineage, personality, and symbol.

"Synopsis" by , Fifty individually die-cut cards Illustrated with full-color artwork from throughout the centuries, depict the tales and legends of the ancient Greek and Roman world--from the Mt. Olympus pantheon to the depths of the Minotaur's labyrinth.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.