Hades, Tartaros, Elysion (page 130, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Paestum Museum: metope from Heraion I at Foce del Sele with Sisyphos and his rock, tormented by a male demon (Thanatos?) Paestum Museum, Wikimedia ♦ London, British Museum B261: Attic black-figure neck-amphora by Leagros Group, Underworld with Sisyphos … Continue reading Hades, Tartaros, Elysion (page 130, with art)

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Labor XII: Kerberos (page 414, with art)

Chapter 13: Herakles Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Il 5.395-97 – Homer, Iliad And so suffered monstrous Hades even as the rest a bitter arrow, when this same man, the son of Zeus that beareth the aegis, smote him in Pylos amid the dead, and gave him over to pains.  Greek Text ♠ Ol 9.30-35 – Pindar, Olympian Odes For … Continue reading Labor XII: Kerberos (page 414, with art)

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The Children of Kronos: Hades (page 73 upper, with art)

Chapter 2: The Olympians Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Paris, Musée de Louvre G209: Attic red-figure neck-amphora by the Oionokles Painter, Hades with cornucopia and Persephone. Wikimedia Beazley Archive Pottery Database ♦Athens, National Museum 16346: Attic red-figure pelike by the Orestes Painter, with Hades with cornucopia and Demeter Wikimedia Drawing … Continue reading The Children of Kronos: Hades (page 73 upper, with art)

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