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Diana, the goddess who hunts alone

by Carlos Fuentes

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCarlos Fuentes ; translated from the Spanish by Alfred MacAdam.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ7297.F793
The Physical Object
Pagination217p. ;
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22225608M
ISBN 100374139032
OCLC/WorldCa32396719

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A roman Ö clef distinguished, so to speak, by feet of the samenot to mention other bodily parts lubriciously (if not lovingly) described. It's the first-person confession of a Mexican novelist who in all essentials resembles and is in no way distinguished from Carlos Fuentes (The Orange Tree, , etc.). On New Year's Eve, , then in his 40s, the novelist meets and falls helplessly in. Diana is a goddess in Roman and Hellenistic religion, primarily considered a patroness of the countryside, hunters, crossroads, and the is equated with the Greek goddess Artemis, and absorbed much of Artemis' mythology early in Roman history, including a birth on the island of Delos to parents Jupiter and Latona, and a twin brother, Apollo, though she had an independent origin in en: Early Roman: N/A, Hellenistic: N/A, Modern: .

The Greek goddess Artemis, and her Roman equivalent Diana, constitute a multifaceted divinity. In Greek mythology, she is the twin sister of Apollo and the virgin goddess who lives in the hills and the forests. She is potnia theron, the mistress of the animals, but she is also the goddess of child birth and fertility. This volume, from the series Acta Hyperborea, contains a wide range of. Research on the Goddess Diana Part 1 “Goddess Of The Hunt” Diana (lt. “heavenly” or “divine”) was the goddess of the hunt, being associated with wild animals and woodland, and also of the moon in Roman mythology. In literature she was the equal of the Greek goddess Artemis, though in cult beliefs she was Italic, not Greek, in origin.


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