The King of the Ants

The King of the Ants

Mythological Essays

Book - 1999
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A collection of prose rewritings of myths and tales. In the title story, The King of the Ants, Herbert considers the tension between humankind's solemn idleness and progress - that treacherous force. Other pieces include a Chinese tale about the dangers of vanity and authority.
Publisher: Hopewell, N.J. : Ecco Press, 1999
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780880016186
Characteristics: ix, 85 p. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Carpenter, John
Carpenter, Bogdana


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