The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Mythology: An A - Z Guide to the Myths and Legends of the Ancient World
The myths and legends of the ancient worlds, from Greece, Rome and Egypt to the Norse and Celtic lands, through Persia and India to China and the Far East. A comprehensive A to Z of the classic stories of gods and goddesses, heroes and mythical beasts, wizards and warriors.
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A group of gods broke into Angrboda's hall at night, bound and gagged her, and
took her and Loki's children to ASGARD. ODIN first banished Hel to the "world
beneath the worlds" and there he put her in charge of all the inglorious dead.
When peace was agreed between the two sides, Njord went with Freyr and
Freyja to ASGARD. where they lived with the Aesir as a token of friendship.
Freyja's greatest treasure was the MUSINGS' necklace, which she obtained by
On his return to ASGARD, therefore, Loki told Idun that he had discovered apples
of much better quality growing nearby, and so the goddess trustingly
accompanied him into the forest, where, in the shape of an eagle, Thiassi
awaited his prey.
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Comprehensive reference guide to world mythology with sections on classical world, norse lands, south and central asia, egypt and west asia, celtic world, east asia. Entries are made in A-Z format within each main section with lots of full colour illustrations and photos. Read full review