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Author Name    Seznec, Jean; (B. F. Sessions, translated by)

Title   THE SURVIVAL OF THE PAGAN GODS The Mythological Tradition and its Place in Renaissance Humanism and Art

Binding   Softcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Publisher    Princeton University Press 1972

ISBN Number    0691017832 / 9780691017839

Seller ID   17658

Faint stain to rear wrap. Minor rubbing to wraps. ; Bollingen Series XXXVIII; 392 pages; The gods of Olympus died with the advent of Christianity--or so we have been taught to believe. But how are we to account for their tremendous popularity during the Renaissance? This illustrated book, now reprinted in a new, larger paperback format, offers the general reader first a discussion of mythology in late antiquity and the Middle Ages, and then a multifaceted look at the far-reaching role played by mythology in Renaissance intellectual and emotional life.

Paganism Myth And Mythology Humanism Renaissance Studies Art And Architecture Classical Greek & Roman

Price = 8.00 USD

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