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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One day , a python asked them if they had any offspring and , on being informed they had not , told them that it would cause the woman to conceive .
The child's feet were pierced and a shepherd was told to bind them with a cord . However , the shepherd disobeyed his orders and instead gave the child to a ...
The hero told them to use it whenever an important person died because its sound was like that of the spirits of the dead . The bull - roarer is used in ...
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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