Heroes : The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold


449.000₫
Loại bìa:
1 sản phẩm có sẵn

IMAGINE SANDALS ON YOUR FEET, A SWORD IN YOUR HAND, HOT SUN BEATING DOWN ON YOUR BRONZE HELMET. ENTER THE WORLD OF STEPHEN FRY'S SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, HEROES

'An odyssey through Greek mythology. Brilliant . . . all hail Stephen Fry' Daily Mail

Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted scheming vengeful gods, quite as stylishly and triumphantly as Greek heroes.

In this companion to his bestselling Mythos, Stephen Fry brilliantly retells these dramatic, funny, tragic and timeless tales. Join Jason aboard the Argo as he quests for the Golden Fleece. See Atalanta - who was raised by bears - outrun any man before being tricked with golden apples.

Witness wily Oedipus solve the riddle of the Sphinx and discover how Bellerophon captures the winged horse Pegasus to help him slay the monster Chimera. Filled with white-knuckle chases and battles, impossible puzzles and riddles, acts of base cowardice and real bravery, not to mention murders and selfless sacrifices, Heroes is the story of what we mortals are truly capable of - at our worst and our very best. Order TROY now, Stephen Fry's bewitching retelling of the most legendary story ever told'A romp through the lives of ancient Greek gods.

Fry is at his story-telling best . . . the gods will be pleased' Times
'Assured and engaging. The pace is lively, the jokes are genuinely funny' Guardian
'An Olympian feat. The gods seem to be smiling on Fry - his myths are definitely a hit' Evening Standard
'Just as delightful and difficult to put down as the first. Heroes makes the stories relatable without skimping on the gory details, or sacrificing the truths of the myth. It's rich, it's funny and you'll feel like you've learned a lot' Herald

Thông Tin Chi Tiết
Số trang 496
Kích thước 20 x 13 x 3.3cm
Ngôn ngữ Tiếng Anh
Nhà xuất bản Penguin Books
ISBN13 9781405940368
  • Miễn phí vận chuyển toàn quốc
    Miễn phí vận chuyển toàn quốc
  • Bao bì giấy vì môi trường
    Bao bì giấy vì môi trường
  • Tặng bookmark mỗi cuốn sách
    Tặng bookmark mỗi cuốn sách
  • Giao nhanh 2-4 ngày
    Giao nhanh 2-4 ngày
Số trang 496
Kích thước 20 x 13 x 3.3cm
Ngôn ngữ Tiếng Anh
Nhà xuất bản Penguin Books
ISBN13 9781405940368

Tìm Theo Chủ Đề

Đánh Giá Từ Bạn Đọc

Chỉ còn 1 sản phẩm. Mua ngay trước khi hết:

Có thể bạn thích...

Bạn đã xem qua