Bulfinch’s Mythology

Bulfinch’s Mythology
 Subtitle of The Age of Fable by Thomas Bulfinch (1796–1867).

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  • Mythology — For other uses, see Mythology (disambiguation), and Myth (disambiguation). Prometheus (1868) by Gustave Moreau. The myth of Prometheus, first attested by Hesiodus, later became the basis of a trilogy of tragedy plays, possibly by Aeschylus,… …   Wikipedia

  • Bulfinch, Charles — born Aug. 8, 1763, Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony died April 4, 1844, Boston, Mass., U.S. First professional U.S. architect. He studied at Harvard University and then toured Europe, visiting major architectural sites in France and Italy. Most… …   Universalium

  • Bulfinch,Thomas — Bulfinch, Thomas. 1796 1867. American writer best known for his books popularizing Greek, Roman, Scandinavian, and Celtic mythology. * * * …   Universalium

  • Thomas Bulfinch — Infobox Writer name = Thomas Bulfinch imagesize = caption = pseudonym = birthdate = birth date|1796|7|15 birthplace = Newton, Massachusetts deathdate = death date and age|1867|5|27|1796|7|15 deathplace = occupation = Banker nationality = USA… …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Bulfinch — (* 15. Juli 1796 in Newton, Massachusetts; † 27. Mai 1867 in Boston) war ein US amerikanischer Bankier und Schriftsteller. Sein bekanntestes Werk ist Bulfinch’s Mythology, eines der bekanntesten Sagenbücher der amerikanischen Literatur …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Charles Bulfinch — Born August 8, 1763(1763 08 08) Boston, Massachusetts …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Bulfinch — (15 juillet 1796 27 mai 1867) est un écrivain américain né à Newton au Massachusetts dans une famille de marchands éduqués mais modestes. C est le fils de Charles Bulfinch, l architecte du Massachusetts State House de Boston et d une partie du… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pleiades (mythology) — This article is about Greek mythology. The Pleiades star cluster also appears in many other mythologies mdash; see Pleiades (star cluster). For alternate meanings see Pleiades (disambiguation). The Pleiades (IPA|/ˈplaɪədiːz/, also… …   Wikipedia

  • Althaea (mythology) — In Greek mythology, Althaea (also commonly spelled Althea, Greek: Αλθαία , Althaía ), was the daughter of Thestius, wife of Oeneus and mother of Meleager, Melanippe (one of the Meleagrids), and Deianeira. When Meleager was born, the Moirae (the… …   Wikipedia

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