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    The Penguin Dictionary of Classical Mythology (Dictionary, Penguin) (Paperback) By (author) A. R. Maxwell-Hyslop, By (author) Pierre Grimal, By (author) Stephen Kershaw

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    DescriptionThis concise, abridged edition of Pierre Grimal's celebrated "Dictionary of Classical Mythology" brilliantly distils and captures the essence of Greek and Roman mythology. It is the ideal reference tool for anyone with an interest in the Classics or those seeking to explore the many allusions to its mythology that abound in later literature.

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    The Penguin Dictionary of Classical Mythology
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) A. R. Maxwell-Hyslop, By (author) Pierre Grimal, By (author) Stephen Kershaw
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 480
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 322 g
    ISBN 13: 9780140512359
    ISBN 10: 0140512357

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    LC classification: BL715 .G713 1991
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    Edition statement
    Revised ed.
    Illustrations note
    genealogical tables
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Publication date
    07 January 1992
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    Author Information
    Pierre Grimal was born in Paris in 1912. He was a teacher at the Lycees de Rennes and then Senior Lecturer at Caen University. His most recent post was as Professor at Sorbonne University until 1982. He has edited and translated many books on Greek and Latin Literature and is considered the most prominent specialist on Ancient Rome.