Galatea

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AUTHOR
Madeline Miller
DIMENSION
5,79 MB
FILE NAME
Galatea.pdf
ISBN
8604811529905

DESCRIPTION

In Ancient Greece, a skilled marble sculptor has been blessed by a goddess who has given his masterpiece ï½ï½ the most beautiful woman the town has ever seen ï½ï½ the gift of life. Now his wife, Galatea is expected to be obedience and humility personified, but it is not long before she learns to use her beauty as a form of manipulation. In a desperate bid by her obsessive husband to keep her under control, she is locked away under the constant supervision of doctors and nurses. But with a daughter to rescue, she is determined to break free, whatever the cost...From the Orange Prize-winning author of The Song of Achilles, this short story is a dazzling retelling of the myth of Galatea.

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Another famous work that is based on this myth is the play "Educating Rita", written by Willy Russel in 1980. The story of the two lovers has ... In Ancient Greece, a skilled marble sculptor has been blessed by a goddess who has given his masterpiece - the most beautiful woman the town has ever seen - the gift of life.

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