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The Bacchus story

Betty Osborn

The Bacchus story

a history of Captain W. H. Bacchus of Bacchus Marsh, and his son

by Betty Osborn

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Published by Bacchus Marsh & District Historical Society in Bacchus Marsh, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bacchus Marsh, Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Bacchus, William Henry, 1782-1849.,
    • Bacchus, William Henry, 1820-1887.,
    • Bacchus Marsh, Australia -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 109-112.

      Statement[by] Betty Osborn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU230.B25 O8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 118 p.
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5475583M
      ISBN 100959971815
      LC Control Number73178920
      OCLC/WorldCa798219

      , The Bacchus story: a history of Captain W.H. Bacchus of Bacchus Marsh, and his son / [by] Betty Osborn Bacchus Marsh & District Historical Society Bacchus Marsh, Vic Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. N.S. Gill is a Latinist, writer, and teacher of ancient history and Latin. She has been featured by NPR and National Geographic for her ancient history expertise. According to ancient Roman mythology and Ovid's Metamorphoses (, ), Philemon and Baucis had lived out their long lives nobly, but in poverty.

      Summary. Picking up with Europa's abduction, Jove reveals his identity to the girl and heads for Crete. Meanwhile, Europa's father, Agenor, tells his son, Cadmus, to seek his sister and never return until he finds goes to Apollo for help, and the god tells him to found a new city called Boeotia. Cadmus locates the site for his city and sends attendants to fetch water for a libation. In Bacchus, the visionary behind From Hell (with Alan Moore) and Alec: The Years Have Pants presents his version of “an American-style comic book,” filtered through his own brilliant, whimsical, and wide-ranging sensibility.

      Eddie Campbell's Bacchus is a true epic, spanning a decade of work, over a thousand pages, and several millennia of alcohol consumption. It's Campbell's version of "an American-style comic book," filtered through his own brilliant, whimsical, and wide-ranging sensibility. With a fine blend of action, comedy, suspense, and an ear for a great story, Bacchus brings the gods and myths of ancient Greece to modern life, as if they had never left. Nearly pages, this deluxe volume collects the second half of the Bacchus saga with new notes and commentary by the author. Softcover, pages, B&W. Cover price $


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