The Encyclopedia of Celtic Mythology and Folklore (Facts on File Library of Religion and Mythology)

The Encyclopedia of Celtic Mythology and Folklore (Facts on File Library of Religion and Mythology)


This ebook is helping you find the wealthy global of Celtic mythology and folklore. Celtic peoples have been proficient storytellers, and their tales supply a wealthy, panoramic view of Celtic culture.The Encyclopedia of Celtic Mythology and Folklore is an interesting connection with the myths and folklore originating from the folk of the Celtic lands - eire, Scotland, Celtic Britain, Wales, Brittany and relevant France, Galicia, and the smaller islands the place the Celts lived. This available ebook bargains a vast evaluation of the weather that make up Celtic mythology and folklore, together with figures, deities, occasions, tales, and areas. Concise A-to-Z entries supply short descriptions of the topics, emphasizing the unique resources of myths and traditions and together with bibliographic references.It has nearly 1,000 entries masking: Heroic figures; historic locations; Mythic figures; Narrative and epic cycles; Sacred areas and gadgets; subject matters and non secular options; Theories and controversies; and extra.

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