Hardback 624pp Illustrated
9780241953587   Product Code: 98912
Theseus' battle with the Minotaur, the tragedy of Oedipus, Arachne transformed into a spider... Greek and Roman mythology is full of unforgettable stories, steeped in symbolism. These strange and powerful tales of love and betrayal, war and heroism - from the earliest creation myths to the Metamorphoses of Ovid - are retold by Jenny March, with translated and quoted passages showing how the stories were treated in ancient literature and how they have continued to inspire writers up to the present day. Hardback edition, exclusive to Postscript.