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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Before the rise to prominence of Osiris as the great god of the dead , Anubis was the chief deity to whom prayers at a funeral were made .
After death , Egyptian rulers were said to become Horus's father , the underworld god Osiris . According to Galla mythology , the first men were not ...
OLOFAT - OSIRIS OSIRIS The king and judge of the dead in ancient Egypt . The cult of Osiris became so popular in the Nile valley that it rivalled the cult ...
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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