Originally published 1977.
|Statement||retold by Menelaos Stephanides ; illustrated by Yannis Stephanides ; translation: Bruce Walter.|
|Series||Stephanides brothers" Greek mythology -- no.4|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||34|
Persephone: The Persephone Trilogy, Book 1 (The Daughters of Zeus) - Kindle edition by Bevis, Kaitlin. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Persephone: The Persephone Trilogy, Book 1 /5(). The myth of Hades and Persephone is one of the well known Greek myths. Hades was the brother of Zeus and the god of the underworld. Persephone was the daughter of Demeter, the Goddess of nature. The myth of Hades and Persephone is one more myth of love and abduction in the Greek mythology. Hades fell in love with Persephone and decided to. Myth based on the original Greek legend. The Greek goddess, Persephone, was the child of Demeter, the goddess of earth’s fertility and harvest, and Zeus, the king of all the Olympians. Demeter was the most nurturing of goddesses and, in turn, was the most nurturing of mothers. She cared as deeply for her daughter Persephone as she did the earth. Persephone, Latin Proserpina or Proserpine, in Greek religion, daughter of Zeus, the chief god, and Demeter, the goddess of agriculture; she was the wife of Hades, king of the the Homeric “Hymn to Demeter,” the story is told of how Persephone was gathering flowers in the Vale of Nysa when she was seized by Hades and removed to the underworld.