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Before the Beast

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4.3 out of 5
Based on 3 Ratings and 3 Reviews

Book Description
Before there was a fairy tale about Beauty and the Beast, there was a myth about Cupid and Psyche. Their story first appeared in written form around AD 160 in The Golden Ass by Lucius Apuleius, although it existed centuries before in oral tradition. Before the Beast moves Psyche to Thrace, around the region of present-day Bulgaria and about the time of Celtic and Greek wars within Thrace (500 BC).... More
Book Information
PublisherPublishAmerica
BindingPaperback
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages168
ISBN-101604742909
ISBN-13978-1604742909
Publication Date01/14/2008
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About Karen Fyke Kirchel (Author) : I am a former youth services' librarian from Florida. Now I live in the Charleston, SC, area and right now am a full-time mommy to a very active two-year-old. I have two books published: "Irrepres... more
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2/18/2008 Marilyn Panton said: Sounds intriguing and I will pick up a copy to read.
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