Apollo is a comprehensive study of the Greek god in all his aspects, from the first attestations of his myth and worship to his reception in modern European and American culture. Fritz Graf uses literary texts, inscriptions, and archaeological finds to develop the complex image of a young god who wa...

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Main Author: Graf, Fritz.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Physical Description: xviii, 190 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series: Gods and heroes of the ancient world.
Table of Contents:
  • Apollo in Homer
  • Apollo the musician
  • Oracular Apollo
  • Apollo, god of healing
  • Apollo, the young, and the city
  • Origins
  • Apollo's flourishing aftermath.