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Mythology of the Americas

John Bierhorst

Mythology of the Americas

3 Volume Set

by John Bierhorst

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7392191M
ISBN 100195219465
ISBN 109780195219463
OCLC/WorldCa228091148

These talesfrom the Americas, Asia, Europe, Egypt, Africa and Oceania will introduce you to Great Spirits, shape-shifting trickster heroes, monsters, giants and wicked witches and a beautiful girl The stories in The Big Book of World Mythology will take you on a magical journey across the rainbow, chasing fairies, fighting serpents, riding. Mythology by Edith Hamilton is a great book Greek Mythology novices (like me). It requires a certain amount of patience to stay with this book as it refers to a multitude of difficult to pronounce and even more difficult to remember names of characters from the Greek Mythology and of course there is the issue of remembering names of the same.

Project Gutenberg contains many books on Mythology of the Americas which are downloadable in epub or Kindle formats, as well as readable online.. American Hero-Myths. A Study in the Native Religions of the Western Continent by Daniel Garrison Brinton (); The Myths of the New World. A Treatise on the Symbolism and Mythology of the Red Race of America by Daniel Garrison Brinton ()Author: Micaela Agyare. Get this from a library! The myths and legends of the first peoples of the Americas. [Joanne Randolph;] -- Many First Peoples' creation stories center on the relationships between humans, animals, and our planet. This book demonstrates the range of indigenous peoples' beliefs while also illuminating these.

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Grid View Grid. List View List. Add to Wishlist. Quickview. Day of the Dead. by Flame Tree Publishing. Hardcover $ $ Current price is $, Original price Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. There is no single mythology of the Indigenous North American peoples, but numerous different canons of traditional narratives associated with religion, ethics and beliefs.

Such stories are deeply based in Nature and are rich with the symbolism of seasons, weather, plants, animals, earth, water, fire, sky and the heavenly bodies. Common elements are the principle of an all-embracing, universal.

Mythology is a comprehensive, richly illustrated survey of the mythic imagination in all its forms around the world, from the odysseys, quests and battles of ancient Greece and Rome to the living beliefs of indigenous cultures in the Americas, Africa and Oceania/5(32).

The Mythology of the Americas by Brian Molyneaux and David Jones (, Hardcove. Year: The Mythology of the Americas An illustrated encyclopedia of the gods, spirits, and sacred places of the North America, Mesoamerica, and South David M.

Jones and Brian L. MolyneauxBrand NewSmoke Free HomeAny binding/cover wear is minimal and 4/5(10). ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm: Contents: North American Indian mythology, by C.A.

About The Mythology Book. Eighty of the world's greatest myths and characters, from the gods of Greek mythology to the Norse heroes, retold and explained with engaging text and bold graphics.

Norsemen, and Egyptians to the legends of the Caribbean, the Americas, Oceania, and East Asia--bringing the wisdom of the ages to life. Related : : Old Money: The Mythology of America's Upper Class: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be : $ Native American Folklore & Mythology: Books. 1 - 20 of results. Grid View Grid. List View List.

Add to Wishlist. Quickview. Native American Myths and by Richard Erdoes. Hardcover $25 This book is a beautifully presented collection of the fascinating stories told by the indigenous peoples across the continent of North America.

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"Originally published as North American Indian Mythology, Cottie Burland,Mexican and Central American Mythology, Irene Nicholson,South American Mythology, Harold Osborne, ". Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index 6Pages: Bounteous Demeter, the “golden Haired,” was the Greek goddess of fertility and agriculture, presiding over the yearly harvest, and a paragon of motherly love.

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Our cheap used books come with free delivery in the UK. ISBN: ISBN Author: Brian Molyneaux. John Bierhorst's many books on Latin American folklore & mythology include "The Mythology of South America", "The Mythology of Norther America" & "The Mythology of Mexico & Central America".

A specialist in the language & literature of the Aztecs, he is the author of a Nahuatal-English dictionary & the translator of Cantares Mexicanos.

Kwakwaka'wakw mythology Kököle Lakota mythology Legends of Mount Shasta Lelawala Lenape mythology Little People of the Pryor Mountains Malina (mythology) Malsumis Manitou Mastamho Matshishkapeu Minnehaha Mitakuye Oyasin Miwok mythology Mondamin (deity) Moon-eyed people Mudjekeewis Muyingwa Mythologies of the indigenous peoples of the Americas.Illustrated Dictionary of Mythology: Heroes, Heroines, Gods, and Goddesses from Around the World.

by Philip Wilkinson "The Illustrated Dictionary of Mythology covers more than the usual Greek and Roman pantheons, revealing the mythos of major cultures from around the globe--Japan, North America, India and Australia, just to name a few.

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