The King of the Ants
Mythological EssaysBook - 1999
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
Characteristics: ix, 85 p. ; 22 cm