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The Resource A classical storybook, selected and edited by Morris Bishop. Drawings by Alison Mason Kingsbury

A classical storybook, selected and edited by Morris Bishop. Drawings by Alison Mason Kingsbury

Label
A classical storybook
Title
A classical storybook
Statement of responsibility
selected and edited by Morris Bishop. Drawings by Alison Mason Kingsbury
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • und
  • eng
Summary
Comedy, tragedy, realism and fantasy are woven into this collection of Greek and Roman narratives of love, war, and sea adventures
Cataloging source
DLC
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1893-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bishop, Morris
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Classical literature
  • English literature
Label
A classical storybook, selected and edited by Morris Bishop. Drawings by Alison Mason Kingsbury
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Greeks: Ulysses and Nausicaa / Homer ; Rhampsinitus and the robbers / Herodotus ; The ring of Polycrates / Herodotus ; Zopyrus, the double agent / Herodotus ; The wooing of Agarista / Herodotus ; The Euboean hunter / Dio Chrysostom ; Chaereas and Callirhoe / Chariton ; True history / Lucian ; Daphnis and Chloe / Longus ; An Ethiopian story / Heliodorus ; Alexander, the Brahmins, and Queen Candace / Pseudo-Callisthenes -- 2. The Romans: The tragedy of Dido and Aeneas / Virgil ; Pyramus and Thisbe / Ovid ; Philemon and Baucis / Ovid ; Pygmalion / Ovid ; Trimalchio's dinner / Petronius ; Thelypgron's story / Apuleius ; The story of the gentlewoman / Apuleius ; Androclus and the lion / Aulus Gellius
Control code
98080
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780801405778
Lccn
76121099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)509992
Label
A classical storybook, selected and edited by Morris Bishop. Drawings by Alison Mason Kingsbury
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Greeks: Ulysses and Nausicaa / Homer ; Rhampsinitus and the robbers / Herodotus ; The ring of Polycrates / Herodotus ; Zopyrus, the double agent / Herodotus ; The wooing of Agarista / Herodotus ; The Euboean hunter / Dio Chrysostom ; Chaereas and Callirhoe / Chariton ; True history / Lucian ; Daphnis and Chloe / Longus ; An Ethiopian story / Heliodorus ; Alexander, the Brahmins, and Queen Candace / Pseudo-Callisthenes -- 2. The Romans: The tragedy of Dido and Aeneas / Virgil ; Pyramus and Thisbe / Ovid ; Philemon and Baucis / Ovid ; Pygmalion / Ovid ; Trimalchio's dinner / Petronius ; Thelypgron's story / Apuleius ; The story of the gentlewoman / Apuleius ; Androclus and the lion / Aulus Gellius
Control code
98080
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780801405778
Lccn
76121099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)509992

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