The Greek Myths Synopsis
The Greek Myths is a compendium of Greek mythology, with comments and analyses, by the poet and writer Robert Graves.
Each myth is presented in the voice of a narrator writing under the Antonines, such as Plutarch or Pausanias, with citations of the classical sources. Following each retelling, Graves presents his interpretation of its origin and significance.
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About Robert Graves
Captain Robert von Ranke Graves (24 July 1895 – 7 December 1985) was an English poet, historical novelist and critic. Graves produced more than 140 works in his lifetime.
He earned his living from writing, particularly popular historical novels such as I, Claudius; King Jesus; The Golden Fleece; and Count Belisarius. He also was a prominent translator of Classical Latin and ancient Greek texts.
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