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Mary J. Klatt

Full Name: Mary J. Klatt
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ISBN: 0313289735, 9780313289736
Keywords: mythology, annotated, bibliography, roman, greek, books, ancient, children
Pages: 208
Published: 1993

The classical heritage continues to impact modern culture in many ways. This bibliography lists and describes those books on Greek and Roman mythology from the mid-19th century to the present which are useful for introducing children to the classical world. The volume begins with a brief history of children's books on classical mythology in the United States. A chapter then discusses the various techniques through which classical myths were adapted for children. The annotated bibliography follows, with each entry including a critical annotation on how closely the work adheres to the original m