The Classic Treasury of Bulfinch's Mythology by Giles Greenfield, Thomas Bulfinch
  

The Classic Treasury of Bulfinch's Mythology

Written by Giles Greenfield, Thomas Bulfinch
Illustrated by

Notify me
when in stock

As soon as this book is back in stock we will send you an email.

Synopsis

The Classic Treasury of Bulfinch's Mythology by Giles Greenfield, Thomas Bulfinch

Young readers will relish the adventure and magic that fill these legendary tales, retold for readers ages 4 through 8. This exquisite illustrated hardcover contains ten of the most beloved Greek and Roman myths, including The Trojan War, Ulysses, King Midas, Orpheus and Euridice Medusa, Pegasus, and the Chimera Hercules, Daedalus, and Icarus Cupid and Psyche, Baucis and Philemon, and Atalanta. Each story is illustrated with an evocative full-colour plate and additional spot art.

About the Author

Thomas Bulfinch (1796-1867) wrote The Age of Fable in 1855 which is more commonly known as Bulfinch's Mythology. He is also the author of The Age of Chivalry and Legends of Charlemagne, both retellings of medieval tales. Bulfinch's versions of these classic Greek and Roman myths have introduced generations of readers to the exciting world of gods, goddesses, and heroes. Giles Greenfield was shortlisted for the Children's Book Award for his Owen and The Mountain. He has illustrated numerous other books, including Sasha and the Wolfchild, Chaucer the Cat and the Animal Pilgrims, and Greek Myths. Greenfield has also worked in advertising as a storyboard artist. He lives in Devon, England with his wife and daughter.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Hardback
56 pages

Author

Giles Greenfield, Thomas Bulfinch
More books by Giles Greenfield, Thomas Bulfinch

Publisher

Running Press Kids an imprint of Running Press,U.S.

Publication date

10th July 2003

ISBN

9780762414970


I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

It’s a community united by a passion for books and promoting the best there is in children’s literature.

Sam Bateman and family

LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

At @HHSHaringey we love @lovereading4kids because our pupils can practice reviewing & get free upcoming books before anyone else!

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools
****