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The bear : history of a fallen king

Author: Michel Pastoureau
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From antiquity to the Middle Ages, the bear's centrality in cults and mythologies left traces in European languages, literatures, and legends. Michel Pastoureau considers how this once venerated  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Folklore
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Pastoureau
ISBN: 9780674047822 0674047826
OCLC Number: 773975400
Notes: Originaltitel: L'ours.
Description: 343 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Michel Pastoureau ; translated by George Holoch.

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