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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In some myths Inanna was the daughter of AN, the god of heaven, and in others
her father was the air god ENLIL. In every city of ancient Sumer there were pairs
of temples dedicated to the worship of Inanna and her husband Dumuzi, who ...
These creatures were instructed as to how they might cunningly ingratiate
themselves with Ereshkigal and find a way to revive Inanna. Enki supplied them
with water and the grass of life to perform this deed. Much against her will,
The Babylonian goddess of fertility and ISIS. o. The mother goddess of Egypt. Isis
was dynasty traced its descent. The Incas love, the counterpart of the Sumerian
ruled Peru from the mid-fifteenth goddess Inanna. often. depicted. suckling. the.
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This gorgeously illustrated book is divided into three sections: essays on the role of myth in major civilizations, including non-European ones; an encyclopedia of gods and goddesses; and a micropedia ... Read full review
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