Book Search:  

 

 
Google full text of our books:

bookjacket

  Prometheus:
Archetypal Image of Human Existence
Carl Kerényi
Translated from the German by Ralph Manheim

Book Description | Reviews

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Plates
Introduction
IWho Is Goethe's Prometheus?3
IIThe Titanic, and the Eternity of the Human Race19
IIIThe Prometheus Mythologem in the 'Theogony'33
IVArchaic Prometheus Mythology50
VMethodological Intermezzo63
VIThe World in Possession of Fire69
VIIThe Fire Stealer77
VIIIThe 'Prometheus Bound'83
IXPrometheus the Knowing One93
XThe Promethean Prophecy107
XI'Prometheus Delivered'112
XIIConclusion after Goethe129
Abbreviations134
List of Works Cited135
Index145

Return to Book Description

File created: 7/11/2014

Questions and comments to: webmaster@press.princeton.edu
Princeton University Press

New Book E-mails
New In Print
PUP Blog
Videos/Audios
Princeton APPS
Sample Chapters
Subjects
Series
Catalogs
Princeton Legacy Library
Textbooks
Media/Reviewers
Class Use
Rights/Permissions
Ordering
Recent Awards
Princeton Shorts
Freshman Reading
PUP Europe
About Us
Contact Us
Links
F.A.Q.
PUP Home


Bookmark and Share
>