A Short Illustrated Guide of



CHAPTER I: How the World Began

CHAPTER II: The Olympian Gods

CHAPTER III: The Lessor Gods

CHAPTER IV: The Underwold and Its Myths

CHAPTER V: The Myths of Love

CHAPTER VI: Myths of Punishment or Tragedy

CHAPTER VII: Myths Originating Natural Phenomena

CHAPTER VIII: Myths of Heroic Deeds

CHAPTER IX: Myths Origination Words or Concepts

CHAPTER X: The Golden Fleece

CHAPTER XI: Perseus and Theseus

CHAPTER XII: Heracles and Oedipus

CHAPTER XIII: The Trojan War

CHAPTER XIV: The Odyssey

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"With a knowledge of mythology, the elegant literature of our language can be understood..."

Thomas Bulfinch