A unique and beautifully illustrated book by the Russian historian, writer and teacher N. A. Kun on the mythology of Ancient Greece and Rome. In addition to the classic text of legends and myths of Ancient Greece, this edition includes chapters on Roman mythology from the first edition of 1914, “What the ancient Greeks and Romans told about their gods and heroes”. The publication includes a large number of color reproductions of paintings, sculptures, and ancient Greek vase paintings. The book will serve as an excellent guide to the world of ancient myths, the characters of which are firmly established in the basis of European culture.
Handcrafted classic European genuine-leather binding.
Designer-paper flyleaf with foil embossing.
Six handcrafted ribs on the spine.
Golden genuine-leather endbands.
Edges: gold and gauffering.
Blind and gold and coloured foil embossing.