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By Fritz Graf

ISBN-10: 041531710X

ISBN-13: 9780415317108

ISBN-10: 0415317118

ISBN-13: 9780415317115

Fritz Graf right here offers a survey of a god as soon as considered the main robust of gods, and in a position to nice wrath may still he be crossed: Apollo the solar god.

From his first attestations in Homer, throughout the advanced query of pre-Homeric Apollo, to the competition among Apollo and Dionysos in 19th and twentieth-century pondering, Graf examines Greek faith and fantasy to supply a whole account of Apollo within the historical world.

For scholars of Greek faith and tradition, of fable and legend, and within the fields of artwork and literature, Apollo will supply an informative and enlightening creation to this strong determine from the past.

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