Mythology is a book by Edith Hamilton that was first published in 1942.


See a complete list of the characters in Mythology and in-depth analyses of Zeus, Odysseus, Oedipus, and Medea.

Literary Devices

Here's where you'll find analysis of the literary devices in Mythology, from the major themes to motifs, symbols, and more.


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Get ready to ace your Mythology paper with our suggested essay topics, helpful essays about historical and literary context, a sample A+ student essay, and more.

Further Study

Go further in your study of Mythology with background information, movie adaptations, and links to the best resources around the web.