Category: Mythology


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Myths of the World


Price: $50.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2002

Seller ID: 715

ISBN: 0863153658

b/w illustrations A treasure-house of stories from ancient myth and legend told by one of Ireland's greatest storytellers. In this classical collection of tales from the ancient world are found all the legendary heroic and tragic figures of the time: Isis, Osiris, Gilgamesh, Hercules, and Pandora, to name just a few. These stories, once sacred, even now have a deep human significance, and are written in a language that recalls the rhythm and melody of traditional storytelling. Showing the close relation between their past cultures, Padraic Colum includes stories from ancient Egypt and Ba... View more info

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Guilds of Tir Na Nog, The A collection of Celtic dream tales


Price: $11.45

Publisher: Teach Wonderment:

Seller ID: 13787

ISBN: 1483418774

In this collection of seductive and lyrically haunting stories of life and loss and redemption, you will find golden threads of lore and superstition, of magic, myth and serendipity. In the midst of their everyday lives, the characters encounter the unexpected and the supernatural. Visit nineteenth century Ireland to travel across mist-veiled moors, ride the surly sea, enter poor stone cottages, walk the sooty, cobbled streets of Dublin and even make your way across the sea to the Grand Promise that was America. “In this singular gem of a book the master story-teller’s ... View more info

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Revelation of Evolutionary Events, The in Myths, Stories and Legends


Price: $12.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3608

ISBN: 1888365102

This scholarly and well-documented study brings meaning to myths, legends, and stories and shows how they reflect the development of evolution of humankind based on the insights of Rudolf Steiner. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3608] View more info

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Book of Greek and Roman Folktales, Legends and Myths


Price: $74.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 2017

Seller ID: 14688

ISBN: 0691170150

Captured centaurs and satyrs, talking animals, people who suddenly change sex, men who give birth, the temporarily insane and the permanently thick-witted, delicate sensualists, incompetent seers, a woman who remembers too much, a man who cannot laugh--these are just some of the colorful characters who feature in the unforgettable stories that ancient Greeks and Romans told in their daily lives. Together they created an incredibly rich body of popular oral stories that include, but range well beyond, mythology--from heroic legends, fairy tales, and fables to ghost stories, urban legends, and j... View more info

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Price: $33.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Penguin Books Ltd: 1998

Seller ID: 11524

ISBN: 0140268863

This title presents Homer's best-loved and most accessible poem, recounting the great wandering of Odysseus during his ten-year voyage back home to Ithaca, after the Trojan War. This is a superb new verse translation, now published in trade paperback, before the standard Penguin Classic B format. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 11524] View more info

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Price: $16.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, CRW Publishing Limited: 2004

Seller ID: 7959

ISBN: 1904633382

The Iliad is one of the finest of all the great works that have been handed down to us from Classical Antiquity. Paris, a Trojan prince, having won Helen as his prize for judging a beauty contest between the goddesses Hera, Athena, and Aphrodite, abducted her from her Greek husband Menelaus and transported her to Troy. The Greeks, enraged by this audacity and devastated by the loss of the most beautiful woman in the world, set sail to Troy and began the long siege of the city. The Iliad narrates the events ten years into the war, describing the anger of Achilles, which results in the death of ... View more info

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Norse Mythology and the Modern Human Being


Price: $30.00

Publisher: AWSNA:

Seller ID: 3726

ISBN: 1888365137

This is a valuable study of a mythology that has as much to do with the future of human evolution as it does with these old stories of the Norse gods. Uehli moves systematically through the major figures in this ancient saga, reflecting on the deeper meaning and showing why they are so valuable for children, especially those in the fourth grade. It will provide insight for teachers, parents, and other adults who hope to answer some of the life questions of today. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 3726] View more info

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Complete life of Rama, The Ramayana


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Inner Traditions:

Seller ID: 15077

ISBN: 1620553198

Drawing on the original Sanskrit words of the great poet Valmiki, enhanced with tales from the oral tradition, Vanamali retells the complete Ramayana, the ancient Indian tale of love, duty, and sacrifice, for a modern audience. Detailing the life and dharma of the seventh incarnation of Vishnu, Lord Ramachandra, she explains how Rama became divine through strict adherence to dharma, the law of cosmic righteousness. Considered one of the greatest love stories of all time, the Ramayana most famously recounts Rama’s heroic journey, with the help of his loyal friend the monkey god Hanuman an... View more info