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Hercules,my shipmate

Hercules,my shipmate

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Published by Creative Age Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Argonauts -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Graves.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6013.R35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 464 p. :
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16827300M

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University Avenue St. Paul, Minnesota () Midway Book Store. HERCULES, MY SHIPMATE—Robert Graves—Creative Age Press ($3). What the Golden Fleece really was—a cloak tossed to earth by Zeus when he was drunk, or a sheepskin book of alchemic secrets, or the gilded epidermis of a young human sacrifice named Mr.

Ram—nobody knows. The Golden Fleece (; also known as Hercules, My Shipmate); an historical novel with Graves's theories from The White Goddess folded in. Ulysses (Oxford World's Classics) (Paperback) By James Joyce, Jeri Johnson. Robert von Ranke Graves (24 July – 7 December ) was a British poet, historical novelist, critic, and father was Alfred Perceval Graves, a celebrated Irish poet and figure in the Gaelic revival; they were both Celticists and students of Irish produced more than works.

Graves's poems—together with his translations and innovative analysis and Alma mater: St John's College, Oxford. Robert Graves was born on J in Wimbledon. His father, Alfred Perceval Graves was a minor Irish poet and a Gaelic scholar. His mother was Amalie von Ranke and she was closely related to Leopold von Ranke; one of the founder fathers of the recent and modern historical studies.

Robert Graves was born to parents Alfred Perceval Graves and Amalie von Ranke Graves in in Wimbledon, near London, England. He was one of ten children. His father was a Gaelic scholar and poet, and his mother was related to influential German historian Leopold von Ranke.

Though he won a scholarship to St. John’s College, Oxford, Graves left London in to serve as a junior officer in.

In Hercules, My Shipmate by Robert Graves, Myrmidons are mentioned quite a few times, as the book is about the story of Jason and the Argonauts. The Myrmidons were. Robert Graves, English poet, novelist, critic, and classical scholar who carried on many of the formal traditions of English verse in a period of experimentation.

His more than books also include a notable historical novel, I, Claudius (); an autobiographical classic of World War I. The Golden Fleece (Hercules, My Shipmate), by Robert Graves (Cassell) Land of Terror, by Edgar Rice Burroughs (Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.) “Shadow Over Mars” (The Nemesis from Terra), by Leigh Brackett (Startling Stories, Fall ) Sirius: A Fantasy of.

Robert Graves first came across the name of Roger Lamb inwhen Graves was an English officer instructing his platoon in regimental history. Lamb was a British soldier who had served his king during the American War of Independence, and whose cl.

Australian author Greenwood retells the story of Jason, Medea, and the quest for the Golden Fleece in a historical every bit as good as her recent Egyptian historical thriller, Out of the Black Land.

The Silence of the Girls (Pat Barker) -and- For the Most Beautiful (Emily Hauser) both tell the stories of the women in the Trojan War.

The King Must Die-and- The Bull from the Sea (sequel, both by Mary Renault) tell the story of Theseus and the Minotaur. A Sea of Sorrow (Vicky Alvear Shecter, et al) - the story of the Odyssey in six novellas by six different writers, each taking the POV of.

The Medea-centric sections serve as a welcome counterpoint to Robert Graves’s Hercules, My Shipmate. Publishers Weekly (starred review) A feminist take on Greek legend.~~~The well-known stories of Medea, Jason and the Argonauts are based on widely differing legends.

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Reissued by Creative Age Press in as Hercules, My Shipmate, a novel about the voyage of the Argo. Written with ideas on The White Goddess as a cultural anthropological backdrop to the ancient Greek tale. What the Golden Fleece really was—a cloak tossed to earth by a drunken.

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This translation reads quite well, and is an interesting companion to "Hercules My Shipmate", by Robert Graves/5(5). But four years earlier, in Hercules, My Shipmate, or The Golden Fleece, which describes the ascendancy of the Olympian gods over the Triple Goddess, he .