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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AYAR The four legendary brothers from whom the Inca rulers of Peru traced their
descent . ... During the journey Ayar Cachi , the brother with the greatest power ,
was walled up in a cave by his brothers because they were frightened of his ...
When the sun god returned home at the Nayenezgani and his brother Tobadzist
end of the day , he asked who had dared to ... New Mexico , the brothers deal
with the First of all , he hurled sharp spikes at periodic attacks of evil spirits , and
Romulus and his brother Remus were the twin sons of the war god Mars and a
Vestal Virgin , Rhea Silvia . As a punishment for ... This was to be Rome . But at
its foundation a bitter dispute erupted between the brothers , leaving Remus
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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