Explore mythology and art with information about the classic stories of heroes and gods...from the myths of ancient Greece and Rome, to the legends of the Celts. Mythography presents resources and reference materials about mythology - including recommended books, and lexicons that explain Greek, Roman, and Celtic terms.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.

Aphrodite in Art
Aphrodite in Myth
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Mythography | explore mythology and art by looking at information about the classic stories of heroes and gods...from the myths of ancient Greece and Rome, to the legends of the Celts, Mythography presents resources and reference materials about mythology - including recommended books, and lexicons that explain Greek, Roman, and Celtic terms and words. Share your views about mythology on the message forum!



Greek Mythology

Gods & Goddesses | featuring the Greek pantheon (from Aphrodite to Zeus), the titans, and other free spirits

Heroes & Heroines | Greek mortals of myth and legend, such as Odysseus, Theseus, and Ariadne

Lovers & Legends | myths and stories about Greek mythological characters: for example the legend of Echo and Narcissus

Creatures & Chimerae | the monsters of Greek mythology - the Sphinx, Medusa, and of course the Chimera



Roman Mythology

Gods & Goddesses | the Roman pantheon and other spirits - featuring such favorites as Diana, Jupiter, and Janus

Heroes & Heroines | Roman mortals of myth and legend, including Aeneas, Camilla, and Hercules



Celtic Mythology

Gods of Britain | Celtic gods and goddesses in ancient Britain - Sulis and Nodens, for example

Heroes of Britain | Celtic heroes and heroines in ancient Britain, such as King Arthur, Merlin, and the Lady of the Lake

Gods of Gaul | the Celtic gods and goddesses in Gaul are featured, including Cernunnos and Epona

Gods of Ireland | learn about Celtic gods and goddesses in ancient Ireland such as Aine, Lugh, and Nuada

Heroes of Ireland | exciting Celtic heroes and heroines in ancient Ireland are listed - Finn Mac Cool and Medb are in the spotlight

Gods & Heroes of Wales | Celtic gods, goddesses, heroes, and heroines in ancient Wales all make an appearance on this section



Resources


The Bibliography | this list features recommended books that contain information about Greek, Roman, and Celtic myth and art

The Mythography Forum | visit the Mythography forum for engaging discussions about Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology!

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Who's Who in Classical Mythology

Who's Who in Classical Mythology

This book is a great source for information about Greek and Roman mythology! Organized alphabetically, this who's who features information about over 1200 of the most intriguing characters from Classical myth and legend.

Bulfinch's Mythology

Bulfinch's Mythology

The stories of Classical myth come to life in Bulfinch's book. This edition also features legends from other cultures.

Mythography Forums

Mythography Forums

Do you have a specific question about Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology? Then try the Mythography forum!