Stephen Fry

  • Bindwijze: Hardcover
  • Taal: Engels
  • Categorie: Taal
  • Uitgever: Chronicle Books Llc
  • ISBN: 9781452178912
  • Review:
The Greek Myths Reimagined
Verschijningsdatum:augustus 2019
Aantal pagina's:352 pagina's
Auteur:Stephen Fry
Auteur:Stephen Fry
Vertaald door:Matthias Frings
Originele Titel:Mythos. A Retelling of the Myths of Ancient Greece
Personage:Geen personage


Mythos is a modern collection of Greek myths, stylishly retold by legendary writer, actor, and comedian Stephen Fry. Fry transforms the adventures of Zeus and the Olympians into emotionally resonant and deeply funny stories, without losing any of their original wonder.

This stunning book features classical artwork inspired by the myths, as well as learned notes from the author.

&; Each adventure is infused with Fry''s distinctive wit, voice, and writing style
&; Connoisseurs of the Greek myths will appreciate this fresh-yet-reverential interpretation, while newcomers will feel welcome
&; Retellings brim with humor and emotion and offer rich cultural context

Celebrating the thrills, grandeur, and unabashed fun of the Greek myths, Mythos breathes life into ancient tales&;from Pandora''s box to Prometheus''s fire.

This gorgeous volume invites you to explore a captivating world with the brilliant storyteller Stephen Fry as your guide.

&; A collectible volume complete with a textured case, a foil-stamped jacket, and full-color art throughout
&; The perfect gift for Greek mythology and history buffs, lovers of ancient Greece, art aficionados, and devoted fans of Stephen Fry
&; Add it to the shelf with books like Circe by Madeline Miller, Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman, and Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes by Edith Hamilton