A Wonder Book: Heroes and Monsters of Greek Mythology (Dover Children's Evergreen Classics)By Nathaniel Hawthorne
- Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
- Publisher: Dover Publications
From one of America's greatest writers come these classic tales of magical creatures and adventures written especially for children. Here are the stories of King Midas, the man who was able to turn everything he touched into gold; Hercules, the greatest and strongest hero of all time; the Gorgons, cruel witches with snakes for hair; and many other incredible warriors and evil monsters. Includes "The Gorgon's Head," "The Golden Touch," "The Paradise of Children," "The Three Golden Apples," "The Miraculous Pitchers," and "The Chimaera."