Roberto Calasso

Roberto Calasso was an Italian writer and publisher, known for his works that blend fiction, history, and mythology. He was also the chairman of the publishing house Adelphi Edizioni.

Books

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  1. 1. The Marriage Of Cadmus And Harmony

    "The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony" is a unique exploration of Greek mythology. The narrative follows the journey of Cadmus, a Phoenician prince, and his marriage to Harmony, a goddess. The book delves deep into the complex and rich tapestry of Greek myths, presenting them as a continuous and ever-evolving story. It offers fascinating insights into the gods, heroes, and monsters of ancient Greece, while also drawing connections to modern life and thought.

    The 1999th Greatest Book of All Time