Page 158 (with art)

Chapter 4: Prometheus and the First Men Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♦ Berlin, Antikensammlung F1837: Attic black-figure neck-amphora by the Diosphos Painter, with Zeus and  Pandora ? Beazley Archive Pottery Database ♦ London, British Museum, D4: Attic white-ground cup by the Tarquinia Painter,  adornment of Anesidora (Pandora) by Athena and Hephasitos. British … Continue reading Page 158 (with art)

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The Children of Zeus: Dionysos (page 116, with art)

Chapter 2: The Olympians Previous Page   Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Euripides, Hippolytus 339 Phaedra And you, poor sister, Dionysus’ bride. Greek Text ♦ Berlin, Antikensammlung F2179: Attic red-figure hydria  by the Syleus Painter, Theseus, Athena, Dionysos and Ariadne E. Gerhard, Etruskische und Kampanische Vasenbilder des Königlichen Museums zu Berlin (1843), pls. 6-7 Beazley Archive … Continue reading The Children of Zeus: Dionysos (page 116, with art)

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The Children of Zeus: Athena (page 87 upper, with art)

Chapter 2: The Olympians Previous Page   Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Propertius, 2.30.16-18 yet this is the place where the skilled pipe should play that which floated in Maeander’s shallows, hurled there unjustly swelling Minerva’s cheeks, to make her ugly. Latin Text ♠ Ovid, Fasti 6.697-710 I was the first, by piercing boxwood with holes wide … Continue reading The Children of Zeus: Athena (page 87 upper, with art)

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The Children of Zeus: Hebe and Eileithuia (page 83 upper, with art)

Chapter 2: The Olympians Previous Page   Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Homer, Iliad 19.114-19 But Hera darted down and left the peak of Olympus, and swiftly came to Achaean Argos, where she knew was the stately wife of Sthenelus, son of Perseus, that bare a son in her womb, and lo, the seventh month was come. This … Continue reading The Children of Zeus: Hebe and Eileithuia (page 83 upper, with art)

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