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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So Batara Guru sent down more dust and a hero who placed an iron block on the
sea serpent's back . Feeling the great weight bearing down on it , Naga Padoha
writhed and twisted powerfully , but to no avail . It could not break free , nor ...
For more than a millennium the solution worked . But the population in the cities
of Sumer grew so large that the din kept Enlil awake at night . Thoroughly
annoyed , he persuaded the assembly of gods that a plague should be sent
down to thin ...
NIMROD – NUN ☆ 1 NOAH The biblical survivor of the flood which was sent to
cleanse the earth of corruption . The story of this Hebrew patriarch is heavily
influenced by earlier flood myths . NTORO The soul , in the traditional belief of the
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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