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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Without pausing for thought , Midas asked Dionysus to allow everything he touched to be turned to gold . At first , Midas was delighted with the results ...
One of the boys threw down the magic stick which turned into a forest , but still the head came on , threatening to kill them . The other boy threw down the ...
When he was approached by his enemies , Cian turned himself into a pig , but , recognizing the beast as magical , the enemies turned themselves into hounds ...
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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