Dwarfs in Ancient Egypt and Greece
|Series title:||Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Oxford University Press, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $75.00|
| Book Description: |
This book examines dwarfs in myth and everyday life in ancient Egypt and Greece. The spectacular forms of dwarfism were always a focus of interest, and it is the most depicted disorder in antiquity. Dasen brings together a whole range of mostly unpublished or little-known iconographic, epigraphic, literary, and anthropological evidence.