Part of "Frost and Stone," by Archibald MacLeish, from the fall 1963 special issue of the Amherst Alumni News, is reprinted by permission of the Amherst Alumni News and Mr. MacLeish.
"Ithaka" and part of "Epitaph of Antiochus, King of Kommagini," in C. P. Cavafy Collected Poems, translated by Edmund Keeley and Philip Sherrard and ed. by George Savidis, translation © 1975 by Edmund Keeley and Philip Sherrard, Greek text of the "Unpublished Poems" © 1963, 1968 by Kyveli Singopoulou, published by the Hogarth Press Ltd. and Princeton University Press, pp. 67-68 and 237, are reprinted by permission of the Hogarth Press Ltd. and Princeton University Press.
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Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data
Apollodorus, of Athens.
God and heroes of the Greeks.
Translation of Bibliotheca.
1. Mythology, Greek. I. Simpson, Michael, 1934- II. Baskin, Leonard, 1922-
PA3870.A75 1976 292′.2′11 75-32489
ISBN 0-87023-206-1 pbk.