The mythology of the Greeks and Romans, considered together. A vast part of Roman mythology, such as the system of gods, was borrowed from the Greeks.
Rafael painted dirty episodes from classical mythology in a bathroom at the Vatican Palace (sadly these are lost).
Each great master of the Renaissance had his own relation to classical mythology.
The Scandinavian war-god who corresponds to the Mars of classical mythology was Tyr.
All the current classical mythology is laid under cheap contribution.
Even Bacchus, whom most of us think of as the rollicking wine-god of classical mythology, was a slain Saviour.
In classical mythology, Proteus, the old man of the sea, presents himself as a well-developed embodiment of this belief.
After music came verbal communications, and then the apparition of forms, chiefly of classical mythology.
They express a simple naturalism, not of necessity Pagan, though much is borrowed from the language of classical mythology.
What Hawthorne has lately done for the classical mythology, Lamb has here done for Shakspeare.
Pegasan wing: above the flight of 'the poet's winged steed' of classical mythology.