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By Robert Graves

In order to reclaim his father's state, Jason has been despatched on an most unlikely undertaking - to take the golden ram's fleece that lies far-off, guarded via a dragon. Jason, who's so beautiful that ladies fall immediately in love with him, units sail within the Argo, besides the best heroes of old Greece, together with the surly (and usually inebriated) Hercules, the mesmerizing musician Orpheus and the scuffling with twins Castor and Pollux. As they conflict clashing rocks, monsters and seductresses, watched over through pitiless gods, they are going to examine that victory comes at a value.

In The Golden Fleece Robert Graves transforms Greek delusion right into a exciting and richly imagined tale, bringing the traditional global vividly alive.

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In an effort to reclaim his father's state, Jason has been despatched on an very unlikely venture - to take the golden ram's fleece that lies distant, guarded via a dragon. Jason, who's so appealing that ladies fall immediately in love with him, units sail within the Argo, in addition to the best heroes of historic Greece, together with the surly (and usually under the influence of alcohol) Hercules, the enthralling musician Orpheus and the combating twins Castor and Pollux.

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