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,
Aphrodite punished her with insatiable desire. Twelve nights in a row, Myrrha
visited the ...
In Irish mythology, Brigit (or Brigid) sailed through incredible adventures was the
daughter of Dagda, the father ... The purpose of Maeldun's voyage was to find his
father's murderers and avenge his death. However, blown off course by a storm, ...
One of the mythical giants in Hebrew OGUN The war god of the Yoruba of West
his father and married his mother, and myth. Before the flood was sent to Africa.
He is closely associated with the only man who solved the riddle of destroy ...
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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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