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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Wondrous Cauldrons MIRACULOUS CAULDRONS feature as a recurrent motif
in Celtic myth. Some overflow with plenty, others restore the dead to life, while
still others contain a special brew of wisdom. Dagda's gigantic Cauldron of Plenty
The vision rendered them speechless, much hke the Celtic warriors who
emerged from thar Cauldron of Rebirth alive but dumb The Grail itself, shrouded
in white samite, appears in the form ofa Chalice of the Mass, recalling the Cup of
the Last ...
Aegir had been ordered by Thor to brew some ale for the gods, but he pretended
that he had no cauldron large enough for the task. In fact he disliked being told
what to do. But undaunted, Thor acquired a vast cauldron from the frost giant ...
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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