Minor Divinities (page 146, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Athens, Acropolis Museum 1.587:  Attic black figure dinos fragment by Sophilos, Chariklo iconiclimc Beazley Archive Pottery Database ♦ London, British Museum, 1971,1101.1: Attic black-figure dinos by Sophilos (“The Erskine Dinos”), wedding of Peleus and Thetis: Cheiron, Hebe, Dionysos, … Continue reading Minor Divinities (page 146, with art)

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The Children of Zeus: Apollo (page 89, with art)

Chapter 2: The Olympians Previous Page   Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Lost Apulian? amphora with Leto with children (Apollo and Artemis?) and snake (Python?) Wm. Tischbein, Collection of engravings from ancient vases mostly of pure Greek workmanship… vol. 3 (1795), pl. 4 ♦ Rome, Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia: terracotta acroterion from Portonaccio temple, … Continue reading The Children of Zeus: Apollo (page 89, with art)

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The Titans (page 39, with art)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Homer, Iliad 5.447 There Leto and the archer Artemis healed him in the great sanctuary, and glorified him [Aeneas]. Greek Text ♠ Homer, Odyssey 11.576-81 And I saw Tityos, son of glorious Gaea, lying on the ground. Over nine roods he … Continue reading The Titans (page 39, with art)

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The Titans (page 38)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Homeric Hymn to Apollo 3.14-126 Rejoice, blessed Leto, for you bare glorious children, the lord Apollo and Artemis who delights in arrows; her in Ortygia, and him in rocky Delos, as you rested against the great mass of the Cynthian hill … Continue reading The Titans (page 38)

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The Titans (page 37, with art)

Chapter 1: The Early Gods Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Sappho 58 LP – Poetarum Lesbiorum Fragmenta, pp. 41-42, ed. E. Lobel and D. L. Page. Oxford 1955 ♠ Mimnermos 4 W – Iambi et Elegi Graeci 2, p. 84, ed. M. L. West. Oxford 1972 To Tithonos he gave to … Continue reading The Titans (page 37, with art)

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