golden age


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Golden Age,

in classical mythology: see mythologymythology
[Greek,=the telling of stories], the entire body of myths in a given tradition, and the study of myths. Students of anthropology, folklore, and religion study myths in different ways, distinguishing them from various other forms of popular, often orally transmitted,
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Golden Age

legendary period under the rule of Cronus when life was easy and blissful for all. [Gk. Myth.: NCE, 33]
See: Utopia

golden age

1. Classical myth the first and best age of mankind, when existence was happy, prosperous, and innocent
2. the great classical period of Latin literature, occupying approximately the 1st century bc and represented by such writers as Cicero and Virgil
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The Launch of the Stories From the Golden Age Pulp Fiction Series of Novels and Audiobooks by L.
The amount of precious material draws us on a level of visceral desire,'' says Kathlyn Cooney, co-curator of ``Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs,'' which runs through Nov.
His chapter on the play of the imaginary and the symbolic and the hysterical feminine jouissance of the mystic in religious dramas, El principe constanta and Tirso's Santa Juana trilogy, is certain to be anathema to many traditional Golden Age scholars.
We are planning to expand the Lord Isaacs name going forward, while reinforcing and strengthening the things that this venerable brand has always been known for," said Lynda Swann, president of North Carolina based Golden Age Brands.
The same could be said of ``Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs,'' the glittery traveling exhibition opening today at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Nonetheless, the volume is a veritable mine of information on the culture of Golden Age Spain; the footnotes alone make fascinating reading, with their wealth of allusions to primary and secondary sources.
Writer Patience will be a vital virtue for those who wish to see ``Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs'' at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Rupp's careful examination of several Golden Age political treatises reinforces a detailed perusal of two comedias and six sacramental autos.
PHILADELPHIA -- The highly anticipated exhibition, "Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs" opened at The Franklin Institute on Saturday, February 3 with more than 410,000 advance tickets sold, the largest presale in the history of The Franklin Institute and a record for the King Tut tour.