The children of Myrtilos – Antonis Relechakis


Format: 14×21 Pages: 140
Year of Publication:

ISBN: 978-618-5364-41-0
Publications: City Compass

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Myrtilos Bay or Kissamos Bay, the deep embrace at

western tip of Crete, between the two fingers of the island.

The children of Myrtilos”

Cheerful stories about the “co-children” who live

All around, with plenty of chronological and historical arbitrariness.

Naïve rural stories about a world that lost its

his innocence.

Comments on the folk culture of the region, on customs,

social relationships and vivid human characters,

bourgeois and expatriates, who tasted everyday life.

Together, some tweaked pieces of history. With folklore notes and glossary of idioms.