Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold (Stephen Fry’s Greek Myths, 2)

Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold (Stephen Fry’s Greek Myths, 2)

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Hardcover | English
ISBN13: 9780241380369
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Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted scheming vengeful gods, quite as stylishly and triumphantly as Greek heroes.

Join Jason aboard the Argo as he quests for the Golden Fleece. See Atalanta - who was raised by bears - outrun any man before being tricked with golden apples. Witness wily Oedipus solve the riddle of the Sphinx and discover how Bellerophon captures the winged horse Pegasus to help him slay the monster Chimera.

Heroes is the story of what we mortals are truly capable of - at our worst and our very best.

Type Book
Number Of Pages 496
Item Height 43 mm
Item Width 163 mm
Item Weight 770 Gram
Product Dimensions 163 x 43 x 234
Publisher Michael Joseph
Format Hardcover | 496
Book Overview The dazzling companion volume to the bestselling MYTHOS. There are heroes - and then there are Greek heroes

Stephen Fry is an award-winning comedian, actor, presenter and director. He rose to fame alongside Hugh Laurie in A Bit of Fry and Laurie (which he co-wrote with Laurie) and Jeeves and Wooster, and was unforgettable as General Melchett in Blackadder. He has hosted over 180 episodes of QI, and has narrated all seven of the Harry Potter novels for the audiobook recordings.