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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ELATHA, in Irish mythology, was the son of Delbaeth, the leader of the FOMORII
and father of BRES, who was briefly the leader of the TUATHA DE DANANN.
Unlike the other Fomorii, who were described as being hideous and deformed, ...
This imaginative and powerful scene portrays the Fomorii as repellent and alien
creatures, who are driven by a sick and menacing frenzy. Ithe Fomors or the
powers oy evil arroad in the World ryJohn Duncan, 1912) themselves, while
Lugh was himself part FOMORil, since his grandfather was the Irish one-eyed
god BALOR. the Fomorii champion. The Fomorii were sea gods who challenged
the TUATHA DE DANANN for control of Ireland; they were sometimes described
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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