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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... Loki was an attractive character and frequently helped the gods . ... the builder was a giant in disguise and would be helped by a marvellous mare .
Buto allied herself with the Egyptian goddess isis and helped her to protect her infant HORUS by removing him from the floating island of Chemnis .
Apart from helping the weather god to slay monsters , Inaras seems to have acted as the protector of tradesmen . Iruwa The generous sun god in the mythology ...
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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