Mythology In The Middle Ages

Author: Christopher R. Fee
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0275984060
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An examination of the greatest heroes of medieval literature looks at a variety of themes and motifs to discover common threads in medieval mythic, legendary, and folkloric traditions.


Author: Christopher Fee
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 9781780239996
Size: 21.69 MB
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The resulting tales were told and retold, until over time Arthur, Camelot, Avalon, the Round Table, the Holy Grail, Excalibur, Lancelot, and Guinevere all became instantly recognizable icons.

Treasury Of Greek Mythology

Author: Donna Jo Napoli
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426311915
Size: 54.52 MB
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Brought to life with lyrical text by award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli and stunning artwork by award-winning illustrator Christina Balit, the tales of gods and goddesses such as Zeus, Aphrodite, Apollo, and Athena and heroes and monsters ...

Terrible Tales Of The Middle Ages

Author: Clare Hibbert
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 1482401924
Size: 42.56 MB
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These exciting elements are why they have endured over hundreds of years. This book showcases some of the most thrilling stories of King Arthur and his knights as well as the famous heroes Beowulf and Robin Hood.

The Goddess

Author: David Leeming
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1780235380
Size: 77.98 MB
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In The Goddess, David Leeming and Christopher Fee take us all the way back into prehistory, tracing the goddess across vast spans of time to tell the epic story of the transformation of belief and what it says about who we are.

The Norse Myths

Author: Carolyne Larrington
ISBN: 9780500251966
Size: 69.53 MB
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She traces their influences into the work of Wagner, William Morris, and J. R. R. Tolkien, and even Game of Thrones in the resurrection of the Fimbulvetr, or "Mighty Winter."

Gods Heroes Kings

Author: Christopher R. Fee
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195174038
Size: 73.31 MB
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Annotation - A fascinating account of Britain's mythic traditions.

A Wonder Book And Tanglewood Tales

Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781497528482
Size: 74.66 MB
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The Tanglewood neighborhood of Houston was named after the book. The book was a favorite of Mary Katherine Farrington, the daughter of Tanglewood developer William Farrington.

Celtic Legends

Author: Michael Kerrigan
Publisher: Amber Books Ltd
ISBN: 1782743391
Size: 57.91 MB
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But there the mythology of these peoples held strong. The tales from Celtic myth were noted down and also absorbed into other cultures.

Favorite Medieval Tales

Author: Mary Pope Osborne
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780439141345
Size: 69.66 MB
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A collection of well-known tales from medieval Europe, including "Beowulf," "The Sword in the Stone," "The Song of Roland," and "The Island of the Lost Children."