Hekataios, Pherekydes, Hellanikos: Three approaches to Mythography

Robert L. Fowler FBA

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The article compares and contrasts the contribution of three major writers to the nascent genre of mythography in sixth- and fifth-century Greece.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication., Lire les mythes. Formes, usages et visées des pratiques mythographiques de l’Antiquité à la Renaissance
EditorsArnaud Zucker, Jacqueline Fabre-Serris, Jean-Yves Tilliette, Gisèle Besson
Place of PublicationLille
PublisherPresses Universitaires du Septentrion
Number of pages41
ISBN (Electronic)978-2-7574-1251-0
ISBN (Print)978-2-7574-1154-4
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Structured keywords

  • Institute of Greece, Rome, and the Classical Tradition


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