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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It tells how the god resulted from an incestuous relationship between Myrrha and her father , a king . Because Myrrha refused to show respect to her father ...
The purpose of Maeldun's voyage was to find his father's murderers and avenge ... Nearing home again , Maeldun caught up with his father's killers but he ...
8 OEDIPUS The infamous Greek prince who killed his father and married his mother , and the only man who solved the riddle of the Sphinx .
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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