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noun, plural my·thog·ra·phies.
  1. a written collection of myths.
  2. expression of myths in artistic, especially plastic, form.
  3. description of myths.
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Origin of mythography

From the Greek word mȳthographía, dating back to 1850–55. See mytho-, -graphy
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Historical Examples of mythography

  • These are the principal modes of representing water in Greek mythography.

    The Stones of Venice, Volume I (of 3)

    John Ruskin