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Heroes of the dawn : Celtic myth

Label
Heroes of the dawn : Celtic myth
Title
Heroes of the dawn
Title remainder
Celtic myth
Title variation
  • Celtic myth
  • Celtic myth and mankind
Contributor
Book designer
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Enter the Celtic world of gods, goddesses, & the cosmos, where King Arthur pulled a sword from a stone. Here, with maps & historical overviews, are some of the most powerful & unforgettable Celtic stories ever told. A dramatic series that captures, culture by culture, the information that never makes it into the history books: strange stories, mystic rites, angry gods, vision quests
Member of
Cataloging source
CQF
Dewey number
299.16
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL900
LC item number
.H47 1996x
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Myth and mankind
Label
Heroes of the dawn : Celtic myth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Writers, Fergus Fleming ... [et al.] ; created, edited and designed by Duncan Baird Publishers"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 144) and index
Contents
The Celtic world. Picture essay: Art, myth and symbol -- Gods, goddesses and the cosmos. The sacred world of the Celts ; The Mother Goddess ; Lords of the heavens ; The Otherworld ; Gods and the natural world ; The great festivals ; Knowledge and wisdom ; Ritual and sacrifice ; Picture essay: Mystic animals -- Battles of the heroes. The great invasions ; The Ulster wars ; Finn and the Fianna ; Oenghus, god of love ; Fantastic journeys ; Picture essay: A palace for the gods -- Tales of magic and transformation. The sources of Welsh myth ; The lord of the Otherworld ; Bran the blessed ; The enchantment of Dyfed ; The Virgin's lap ; Culhwch, the royal hero ; Shorter tales -- Legends of Arthur. The historical Arthur ; The legendary Arthur ; Picture essay: Arthurian sites ; The magic of Merlin ; Gawain and the Orkney Clan ; Lancelot ; Guinevere ; Fairy queens of the Round Table ; The Knight of the Lion ; Tristan and Isolde ; The Holy Grail ; The fall of Camelot -- The legacy of the Celts
Control code
1192356
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780705421713
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37347338
  • (OCoLC)37347338
Label
Heroes of the dawn : Celtic myth
Publication
Note
"Writers, Fergus Fleming ... [et al.] ; created, edited and designed by Duncan Baird Publishers"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 144) and index
Contents
The Celtic world. Picture essay: Art, myth and symbol -- Gods, goddesses and the cosmos. The sacred world of the Celts ; The Mother Goddess ; Lords of the heavens ; The Otherworld ; Gods and the natural world ; The great festivals ; Knowledge and wisdom ; Ritual and sacrifice ; Picture essay: Mystic animals -- Battles of the heroes. The great invasions ; The Ulster wars ; Finn and the Fianna ; Oenghus, god of love ; Fantastic journeys ; Picture essay: A palace for the gods -- Tales of magic and transformation. The sources of Welsh myth ; The lord of the Otherworld ; Bran the blessed ; The enchantment of Dyfed ; The Virgin's lap ; Culhwch, the royal hero ; Shorter tales -- Legends of Arthur. The historical Arthur ; The legendary Arthur ; Picture essay: Arthurian sites ; The magic of Merlin ; Gawain and the Orkney Clan ; Lancelot ; Guinevere ; Fairy queens of the Round Table ; The Knight of the Lion ; Tristan and Isolde ; The Holy Grail ; The fall of Camelot -- The legacy of the Celts
Control code
1192356
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780705421713
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37347338
  • (OCoLC)37347338

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