File:The golden fleece and the heroes who lived before Achilles (1921) (14763707131).jpg

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Original file(2,064 × 2,432 pixels, file size: 456 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg)

Summary[edit]

Description
English:

Identifier: goldenfleeceherocolu (find matches)
Title: The golden fleece and the heroes who lived before Achilles
Year: 1921 (1920s)
Authors: Colum, Padraic, 1881-1972 Pogány, Willy, 1882-1955, ill
Subjects: Argonauts (Greek mythology)
Publisher: New York, The Macmillan company
Contributing Library: Information and Library Science Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Digitizing Sponsor: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

View Book Page: Book Viewer
About This Book: Catalog Entry
View All Images: All Images From Book
Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.

Text Appearing Before Image:
his ancient friendship with thee thou wilt, per-chance, take this child and guard and foster him, and, as hegrows, instruct him with thy wisdom. For ^Esons sake I will rear and foster this child, saidChiron the king-centaur in a deep voice. The child lying on the moss had been looking up at the four-footed and two-handed centaur. Now the slave lifted him upand placed him in the centaurs arms. He said: 1 iEson bade me tell thee that the childs name is Jason. Hebade me give thee this ring with the great ruby in it that thoumayst give it to the child when he is grown. By this ring withits ruby and the images engraved on it ^Eson may know his sonwhen they meet after many years and many changes. And an-other thing ^Eson bade me say to thee, 0 my lord Chiron: notpresumptuous is he, but he knows that this child has the regardof the immortal Goddess Hera, the wife of Zeus. Chiron held iEsons son in his arms, and the little child puthands into his great beard. Then the centaur said, Let ^Es.on
Text Appearing After Image:
THE VOYAGE TO COLCHIS 5 know that his son will be reared and fostered by me, and that,when they meet again, there will be ways by which they will beknown to each other. Saying this Chiron the centaur, holding the child in his arms,went swifty toward the forest arches; then the slave took upthe horn and went down the side of the Mountain Pelion.He came to where a horse was hidden, and he mounted androde, first to a city, and then to a village that was beyond thecity. All this was before the famous walls of Troy were built; be-fore King Priam had come to the throne of his father and whilehe was still known, not as Priam, but as Podarces. And thebeginning of all these happenings was in Iolcus, a city inThessaly. Cretheus founded the city and had ruled over it in days be-fore King Priam was born. He left two sons, ^Eson and Pelias.^Eson succeeded his father. And because he was a mild andgentle man the men of war did not love ^Eson; they wanted ahard king who would lead them to conquests.

Note About Images

Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.
Date
Source https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/14763707131/
Author Internet Archive Book Images
Permission
(Reusing this file)

At the time of upload, the image license was automatically confirmed using the Flickr API. For more information see Flickr API detail.

Flickr tags
  • bookid:goldenfleeceherocolu
  • bookyear:1921
  • bookdecade:1920
  • bookcentury:1900
  • bookauthor:Colum__Padraic__1881_1972
  • bookauthor:Pog__ny__Willy__1882_1955__ill
  • booksubject:Argonauts__Greek_mythology_
  • bookpublisher:New_York__The_Macmillan_company
  • bookcontributor:Information_and_Library_Science_Library__University_of_North_Carolina_at_Chapel_Hill
  • booksponsor:University_of_North_Carolina_at_Chapel_Hill
  • bookleafnumber:21
  • bookcollection:juvenilehistoricalcollection
  • bookcollection:unclibraries
  • bookcollection:americana
Flickr posted date


Licensing[edit]

This image was taken from Flickr's The Commons. The uploading organization may have various reasons for determining that no known copyright restrictions exist, such as:
  1. The copyright is in the public domain because it has expired;
  2. The copyright was injected into the public domain for other reasons, such as failure to adhere to required formalities or conditions;
  3. The institution owns the copyright but is not interested in exercising control; or
  4. The institution has legal rights sufficient to authorize others to use the work without restrictions.

More information can be found at https://flickr.com/commons/usage/.


Please add additional copyright tags to this image if more specific information about copyright status can be determined. See Commons:Licensing for more information.
Checked copyright icon.svg This image was originally posted to Flickr by Internet Archive Book Images at https://flickr.com/photos/126377022@N07/14763707131. It was reviewed on by FlickreviewR and was confirmed to be licensed under the terms of the No known copyright restrictions.

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

Date/TimeThumbnailDimensionsUserComment
current09:39, 30 September 2015Thumbnail for version as of 09:39, 30 September 20152,064 × 2,432 (456 KB) (talk | contribs)== {{int:filedesc}} == {{information |description={{en|1=<br> '''Identifier''': goldenfleeceherocolu ([https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch&profile=default&fulltext=Search&search=insource%3A%2Fgoldenfleeceherocolu%2F find ma...
  • You cannot overwrite this file.

There are no pages that use this file.

File usage on other wikis

The following other wikis use this file:

  • Usage on en.wikipedia.org