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Pegasus, The Winged Horse: A Greek Myth retold by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Pegasus The Winged Horse A Greek Myth retold by Nathaniel Hawthorne Author:Nathaniel Hawthorne Pegasus was a winged horse that came out of Medusa when she was beheaded by Perseus. After his birth, Pegasus lived on Mount Helicon. One day, an ancient Greek hero whose name was Bellerophon believed that he could fly with Pegasus to Olympus, where the gods lived. To prevent him from doing that, Zeus sent a horsefly to bite Pegasus. Bellerophon... more » lost control of his horse and fell back to Earth.
Pegasus continued to fly alone and reached Olympus, where Zeus received him . Since then, he transports thunderbolts for Zeus, who placed his figure in the night sky in the constellation of the winged horse.
A fascinating Greek myth retold by Nathaniel Hawthorne (of Scarlet Letter fame) with gorgeous full-color illustrations on every other page by Herschel Levit.« less