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Encyclopedia of fairies in world folklore and mythology

Author: Theresa Bane
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2013.
Series: Academic & Nonfiction Books anthology.; NC LIVE module.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Fairies have been revered and feared, sometimes simultaneously, throughout recorded history. This encyclopedia of concise entries, from the Greek nymph Aba to the shy Zips of Central America and Mexico, includes more than 2,500 individual beings and species of fairy and nature spirits from a wide range of mythologies and religions from all over the globe"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Bane, Theresa, 1969-
Encyclopedia of fairies in world folklore and mythology
(DLC) 2013028639
(OCoLC)844308768
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Theresa Bane
ISBN: 9781476612423 1476612420 1299821200 9781299821200
OCLC Number: 857489871
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 419 pages).
Series Title: Academic & Nonfiction Books anthology.; NC LIVE module.
Responsibility: Theresa Bane.
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