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The White Goddess : a historical grammar of poetic myth

Author: Robert Graves
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1966.
Series: Noonday, N295.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st American, amended and enl. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Graves
ISBN: 0374289328 9780374289324
OCLC Number: 1748906
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 511 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Poets and gleemen --
The battle of the trees --
Dog, roebuck and lapwing --
The white goddess --
Gwion's riddle --
A visit to spiral castle --
Gwion's riddle solved --
Hercules on the lotus --
Gwion's heresy --
The tree-alphabet (1) --
The tree-alphabet (2) --
The song of Amergin --
Palamedes and the cranes --
The roebuck in the thicket --
The seven pillars --
The holy unspeakable name of god --
The lion with the steady hand --
The bull-footed god --
The number of the beast --
A conservation at Paphos--A.D. 43 --
The waters of the styx --
The triple muse --
Fabulous beasts --
The single poetic theme --
War in heaven --
The return of the goddess.
Series Title: Noonday, N295.
Responsibility: by Robert Graves.

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" A prodigious, monstrous, stupefying, indescribable book ..."

by jcorelis (WorldCat user published 2013-01-21) Excellent Permalink

[Note:  this book exists in numerous editions; this review is based on The White Goddess: A Historical Grammar of Poetic Myth, Amended and Enlarged Edition   (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1966 and later), which is the edition I'd recommend to interested readers.]

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