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Greek Nymphs: Myth, Cult, Lore

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Greek Nymphs: Myths, Cult, Lore is the first comprehensive study of the nymph in the ancient Greek world. This well-illustrated book examines nymphs as both religious and mythopoetic figures, tracing their development and significance in Greek culture from Homer through the Hellenistic period. Drawing upon a broad range of literary and archaeological evidence, Jennifer Larson ...more
Paperback, 392 pages
Published June 28th 2001 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published January 1st 2001)
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