Synopses & Reviews
Early Greek Myth is a much-needed handbook for scholars and others interested in the literary and artistic sources of archaic Greek myths--and the only one of its kind available in English. Timothy Gantz traces the development of each myth in narrative form and summarizes the written and visual evidence in which the specific details of the story appear.
This is the first of two volumes tracing the development of early Greek myth in narrative form, and summarizing the written and visual evidence. It shows the authors responsible for particular parts of particular myths, and the variations.