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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... as Raven and Coyote fall into perspective when it is realized that the North American Indians believed that animals were the original inhabitants of the ...
Her cult was imported from West Asia , probably via the island of Cyprus . original burial and became the basis for burial rites thereafter .
Ve In Germanic mythology , one of the three original gods begotten by the primeval giants Bor and Bestla . With his brothers Odin and Vili , he destroyed ...
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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