Mount Auburn Book Club: Bulfinch’s Mythology by Thomas Bulfinch
Bulfinch’s Mythology is a collection of prose recounting of mythsand stories from three eras: Greek and Roman mythology, King Arthur legends and medieval romances. Written by Thomas Bulfinch and named after him, it was published after his death in 1867. Bulfinch is buried on Bellwort Path.
Each month, the Mount Auburn Book Club meets to discuss a selected work related to one of Mount Auburn’s many facets. Selections range from books on history, natural history, horticulture, art, architecture, preservation, and wildlife to books written by or about those now buried and commemorated here. The Book Club meets in Story Chapel on the second Thursday of each month. Coffee and tea are provided.
Funding for programs has been provided in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.