Encyclopedia of World Mythology
The myriad rituals used by medicine men, shamans and elders to call upon the spirits, the customary beliefs in the powers of the gods, and the social and cultural influences behind these beliefs are all explained within this volume.
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Isis ( in her disguise ) accepted the body at Byblos . Knowing that the the post of
nurse on condition that she chest and body were now part of the was left alone
with the child throughout palace , she had to find a way of access the night hours
Night Violence and Strength to bind Prometheus to a stake on Mount Caucasus ,
where an eagle pecked out his liver . ... joined Prometheus could not die , and his
liver was Deucalion's with Erebos to produce Aither renewed every night for ...
Odin hung for nine nights to folded up and kept in a pocket when not in learn nine
spells . ... Hermod and sea faster than any horse and illuminat travelled nine
nights to find Balder , Freyr ed the night with light from its bristles . waited nine ...
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This is an old book (1970s) I inherited from my father. It's rather intense so I only refer to it when one of my 'newer' books can't answer one of my questions. My favourite sections would be the one ... Read full review