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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... top of Ascanius' head and a meteor fell close by. So, carrying Anchises on his
back, Aeneas managed to escape Troy with his father and his son. Somehow
Creusa became separated from the party and disappeared. Later, Aeneas saw
Later, Hephaistos fell in love with Athena, but was rejected by her and his semen
fell to earth where it gave birth to the serpent Erichthonius. (See also FORCES
OF NATURE) HERA means "lady" and was undoubtedly the title of a powerful ...
On his personal quest for the Grail, Sir Percival unfortunately fell somewhat short
of the high standard of conduct required for recovering the Grail. One day on his
journey he encountered a wondrous and mysterious ship and at once fell in love
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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