Non-fiction

Cyclops: cover of book by Mercedes Aguirre and Richard Buxton

With Richard Buxton: Cyclops. The Myth and its Cultural History

  • A highly accessible yet academically authoritative account of the myths of Cyclopes from classical antiquity to the present day
  • Written by leading authorities on Greek myth and classical art and literature, whose complementary expertise provides a unique study of the Cyclops as it appears in poetry, folktale, drama, painting, and contemporary film
  • Includes extensive colour and black and white illustrations throughout

Reflejos del mito griego: Diosas y heroínas en la pintura Prerrafaelita

Reflejos del mito griego: Diosas y heroínas en la pintura Prerrafaelita

This book resumes the view which the British painters of 19th century, and in particular the so called Pre-Raphaelites, offer of female characters of Greek mythology. Artists such as Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Edward Burne-Jones and characters such as Helen, Medea or Cassandra.

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