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BULFINCH'S MYTHOLOGY THE AGE OF FABLE






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BULFINCH'S MYTHOLOGY THE AGE OF FABLE
  PUBLISHERS' PREFACE
  AUTHOR'S PREFACE
  THOMAS BULFINCH.
  STORIES OF GODS AND HEROES
  CHAPTER I
  INTRODUCTION
  ROMAN DIVINITIES
  CHAPTER II
  PROMETHEUS AND PANDORA
  CHAPTER III
  APOLLO AND DAPHNE--PYRAMUS AND THISBE CEPHALUS AND PROCRIS
  APOLLO AND DAPHNE
  PYRAMUS AND THISBE
  CEPHALUS AND PROCRIS
  CHAPTER IV
  JUNO AND HER RIVALS, IO AND CALLISTO--DIANA AND ACTAEON--LATONA
  CALLISTO
  DIANA AND ACTAEON
  LATONA AND THE RUSTICS
  CHAPTER V
  PHAETON
  CHAPTER VI
  MIDAS--BAUCIS AND PHILEMON
  BAUCIS AND PHILEMON
  CHAPTER VII
  PROSERPINE--GLAUCUS AND SCYLLA
  GLAUCUS AND SCYLLA
  CHAPTER VIII
  PYGMALION--DRYOPE-VENUS AND ADONIS--APOLLO AND HYACINTHUS
  S. G. B.
  DRYOPE
  VENUS AND ADONIS
  APOLLO AND HYACINTHUS
  CHAPTER IX
  CEYX AND HALCYONE: OR, THE HALCYON BIRDS
  CHAPTER X
  VERTUMNUS AND POMONA
  CHAPTER XI
  CUPID AND PSYCHE
  CHAPTER XII
  CADMUS--THE MYRMIDONS
  THE MYRMIDONS
  CHAPTER XIII
  NISUS AND SCYLLA--ECHO AND NARCISSUS--CLYTIE--HERO AND LEANDER
  NISUS AND SCYLLA
  ECHO AND NARCISSUS
  "ON A BEAUTIFUL YOUTH, STRUCK BLIND BY LIGHTNING
  "ON AN UGLY FELLOW
  CLYTIE
  HERO AND LEANDER
  "ON A PICTURE OF LEANDER
  CHAPTER XIV
  MINERVA--NIOBE
  MINERVA
  "UPON A LADY'S EMBROIDERY
  NIOBE
  CHAPTER XV
  THE GRAEAE AND THE GORGONS
  PERSEUS AND MEDUSA
  PERSEUS AND ATLAS
  THE SEA-MONSTER
  THE WEDDING FEAST
  CHAPTER XVI
  MONSTERS
  GIANTS, SPHINX, PEGASUS AND CHIMAERA, CENTAURS, GRIFFIN, AND
  THE SPHINX
  PEGASUS AND THE CHIMAERA
  THE CENTAURS
  THE PYGMIES
  THE GRIFFIN, OR GRYPHON
  CHAPTER XVII
  THE GOLDEN FLEECE--MEDEA
  THE GOLDEN FLEECE
  MEDEA AND AESON
  CHAPTER XVIII
  MELEAGER AND ATALANTA
  ATALANTA
  CHAPTER XIX
  HERCULES--HEBE AND GANYMEDE
  HERCULES
  S. G. B.
  HEBE AND GANYMEDE
  CHAPTER XX
  THESEUS--DAEDALUS--CASTOR AND POLLUX
  THESEUS
  OLYMPIC AND OTHER GAMES
  DAEDALUS
  CASTOR AND POLLUX
  CHAPTER XXI
  BACCHUS--ARIADNE
  BACCHUS
  CHAPTER XXIX.
  ARIADNE
  CHAPTER XXII
  THE RURAL DEITIES
  ERISICHTHON
  RHOECUS
  THE WATER DEITIES
  NEPTUNE
  AMPHITRITE
  NEREUS AND DORIS
  TRITON AND PROTEUS
  THETIS
  LEUCOTHEA AND PALAEMON
  THE CAMENAE
  THE WINDS
  CHAPTER XXIII
  ACHELOUS AND HERCULES--ADMETUS AND ALCESTIS--ANTIGONE--PENELOPE
  ACHELOUS AND HERCULES
  ADMETUS AND ALCESTIS
  ANTIGONE
  PENELOPE
  CHAPTER XXIV
  ORPHEUS AND EURYDICE
  ARISTAEUS, THE BEE-KEEPER
  AMPHION
  LINUS
  THAMYRIS
  MARSYAS
  MELAMPUS
  CHAPTER XXV
  ARION--IBYCUS--SIMONIDES--SAPPHO
  ARION
  IBYCUS
  SIMONIDES
  SAPPHO
  CHAPTER XXVI
  ENDYMION--ORION--AURORA AND TITHONUS--ACIS AND GALATEA
  DIANA AND ENDYMION
  ORION
  AURORA AND TITHONUS
  ACIS AND GALATEA
  CHAPTER XXVII
  THE TROJAN WAR
  "THE ILIAD"
  CHAPTER XXVIII
  THE FALL OF TROY--RETURN OF THE GREEKS--ORESTES AND ELECTRA
  THE FALL OF TROY
  MENELAUS AND HELEN
  AGAMEMNON, ORESTES, AND ELECTRA
  TROY
  CHAPTER XXIX
  RETURN OF ULYSSES
  THE LAESTRYGONIANS
  SCYLLA AND CHARYBDIS
  CALYPSO
  CHAPTER XXX
  THE PHAEACIANS--FATE OF THE SUITORS
  THE PHAEACIANS
  FATE OF THE SUITORS
  CHAPTER XXXI
  ADVENTURES OF AENEAS--THE HARPIES--DIDO--PALINURUS
  ADVENTURES OF AENEAS
  DIDO
  FROM THE LATIN
  PALINURUS
  CHAPTER XXXII
  THE INFERNAL REGIONS--THE SIBYL
  THE INFERNAL REGIONS
  ELYSIUM
  THE SIBYL
  CHAPTER XXXIII
  OPENING THE GATES OF JANUS
  CAMILLA
  EVANDER
  INFANT ROME
  NISUS AND EURYALUS
  MEZENTIUS
  PALLAS, CAMILLA, TURNUS
  CHAPTER XXXIV
  PYTHAGORAS--EGYPTIAN DEITIES--ORACLES
  PYTHAGORAS
  SYBARIS AND CROTONA
  EGYPTIAN DEITIES
  MYTH OF OSIRIS AND ISIS
  ORACLE OF TROPHONIUS
  ORACLE OF AESCULAPIUS
  ORACLE OF APIS
  CHAPTER XXXV
  ORIGIN OF MYTHOLOGY--STATUES OF GODS AND GODDESSES--POETS OF
  ORIGINS OF MYTHOLOGY
  STATUES OF THE GODS
  THE OLYMPIAN JUPITER
  THE MINERVA OF THE PARTHENON
  THE VENUS DE' MEDICI
  THE APOLLO BELVEDERE
  THE DIANA A LA BICHE
  THE POETS OF MYTHOLOGY
  VIRGIL
  "ON MILTON
  OVID
  CHAPTER XXXVI
  MODERN MONSTERS
  THE PHOENIX
  THE COCKATRICE, OR BASILISK
  THE UNICORN
  THE SALAMANDER
  CHAPTER XXXVII
  ZOROASTER
  III., 91.
  HINDU MYTHOLOGY
  VISHNU
  SIVA
  JUGGERNAUT
  CASTES
  BUDDHA
  THE GRAND LAMA
  PRESTER JOHN
  CHAPTER XXXVIII
  NORTHERN MYTHOLOGY--VALHALLA--THE VALKYRIOR
  NORTHERN MYTHOLOGY
  OF THE JOYS OF VALHALLA
  THE VALKYRIE
  OF THOR AND THE OTHER GODS
  OF LOKI AND HIS PROGENY
  THE RECOVERY OF THE HAMMER
  CHAPTER XXXIX
  THOR'S VISIT TO JOTUNHEIM
  THOR'S VISIT TO JOTUNHEIM, THE GIANT'S COUNTRY
  CHAPTER XL
  THE DEATH OF BALDUR
  THE ELVES
  RAGNAROK, THE TWILIGHT OF THE GODS
  RUNIC LETTERS
  THE SKALDS
  ICELAND
  TEUTONIC MYTHOLOGY
  THE NIBELUNGEN LIED
  THE NIBELUNGEN HOARD
  WAGNER'S NIBELUNGEN RING
  CHAPTER XLI
  THE DRUIDS--IONA
  DRUIDS
  IONA
  GLOSSARY
  B
  C
  E
  F
  FEAR
  FORTUNATE FIELDS
  G
  H
  I
  ISLES OF THE BLESSED
  J
  K
  L
  LIBYAN OASIS
  M
  MIDAS
  N
  O
  ODERIC
  P
  PHOCIS
  POLE STAR
  PYTHIAN GAMES
  PYTHIAN ORACLE
  Q
  R
  ROMANCES
  ROME
  S
  SHALOTT, THE LADY OF
  SPRING
  SWAN, LEDA AND
  T
  THESSALY
  THRACE
  TROJAN WAR
  TYRIANS
  U
  V
  W
  WELSH LANGUAGE
  WESTERN OCEAN
  WINDS, THE
  WINTER
  WOOD NYMPHS
  X
  Y
  YEAR, THE


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