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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GUAN DI HADES GUINECHEN The chief deity of the Araucanian Indians , the original inhabitants of Chile . His name means " master of men " and he was also ...
Aine is sometimes identified with Morrigan , the chief war goddess . Ajysyt The mother goddess in the mythology of the Yakuts , a Turkic people living in ...
The adventures of Edao compare with those of Olofat , the chief Micronesian hero . In his concern about his immortality , Edao reveals himself as similar to ...
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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