The Macmillan Illustrated Encyclopedia of Myths & Legends
Macmillan, 1989 - 260 pages
Fully indexed and containing lavish color illustrations and a wealth of line drawings, this is the most up-to-date, beautiful, and graphically useful reference of its kind on the market today.
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COYOTE + The trickster god of the North AmeriCOATLICUE – CUCHULAINN
CUCHULAINN f A semi-divine hero of old Irish sagas. can Indians of the western
and southwestern United States. A mischievous, He represents the archetypal ...
Having completed his training, and experienced numerous adventures,
Cuchulainn returned to claim Emer's hand, but Forgall refused it. The enraged
hero killed Forgalland many of his followers before at last Emer became his wife.
Fand sent for Lugh's son, the hero CUCHULAINN, to protect her, and promised
him her love if he defeated her attackers. Informed of the marvels of her
residence, Cuchulainn defeated Fand's enemies and became her lover,
remaining with her ...
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