RONALD E. PEPIN is Professor Emeritus at Capital Community College in Hartford, Connecticut. His books include Scorn for the World: Bernard of Cluny's De Contemptu Mundi and An English Translation of Auctores Octo.
First complete English translation of three Latin texts discovered in the 19th century that contain collections of ancient mythology, with commentary, compiled in the Vatican. * -The Chronicle of Higher Education * A precise and readable translation . . . extraordinarily carefully executed. -- -Andrew Galloway * Cornell University * Pepin has given students of the Middle Ages a lucid translation of three important works, especially the valuable Third Mythography. * -Speculum * Fills a real scholarly void . . . a valuable addition to scholarly literature. -- -Frank Coulson * Ohio State University *