The Golden Fleece by Padraic Colum

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Published by Anchorage Press .

Written in English

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  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Plays / Drama

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9481216M
ISBN 100876021305
ISBN 109780876021309

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Description: THE GOLDEN FLEECE - a cloak tossed to earth by a drunken Zeus, a sheepskin book of alchemic secrets or the gilded epidermis of a young human sacrifice named Mr. Ram — nobody knows. But Graves is quite sure that, whatever the Golden Fleece was, the voyage of Jason & his Argonauts really happened.4/5.

Oct 18,  · The Argonautica is the dramatic story of Jason's quest for the Golden Fleece and his relations with the dangerous princess Medea. The only surviving Greek epic to bridge the gap between Homer and late antiquity, this epic poem is the crowning literary achievement of the Ptolemaic court at Alexandria, written by Appolonius of Rhodes in the third century BC/5(14).

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The Golden Fleece was the fleece of the golden ram that was held in Colchis, and the object of desire for Jason, who organised an expedition with the Argonauts in order to retrieve it.

The myth has it that Athamas, king of the city of Orchomenos, married the goddess Nephele, with whom he had two children, Phrixus and Helle. Nov 26,  · I would prefer to read the authentic Greek translations, or "Mythology" by Edith Hamilton, over this attempts to abridge and simplify the stories, focusing on Jason of the Argonauts (the Golden Fleece), but I did not like the writer's style at the best form of /5.

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In Greek mythology, the Golden Fleece (Greek: Χρυσόμαλλο δέρας Chrysómallo déras) is the fleece of the golden-woolled, winged ram, Chrysomallos, which was held in Colchis.

The fleece is a symbol of authority and kingship. It figures in the tale of the hero Jason and his crew of Argonauts, who set out on a quest for the fleece by order of King Pelias, in order to place Jason. Oct 20,  · Tagged: A Wonder Book, famous men of greece, Jason and the Golden Fleece, Tanglewood Tales This topic has 15 replies, 6 voices, and was last updated 7 years, 3 months ago by Rachel White.

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