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World mythology and legend : the Facts on File encyclopedia of.

Author: Anthony S Mercatante; James R Dow
Publisher: New York., NY : Facts on File, 2004.
Series: Facts on File library of religion and mythology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Presents more than a thousand alphabetized, cross-referenced entries on myths, legends, folktales, and fables from around the world and related figures, settings, and topics, and includes black-and-white illustrations, an annotated bibliography, and a cultural and ethnic index. This volume covers M-Z.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony S Mercatante; James R Dow
ISBN: 0816047081 9780816047086 081605780X 9780816057801 0816057818 9780816057818
OCLC Number: 225453593
Notes: Volume 1: A-L xiii., 558 p. Volume 2: M-Z. Index., 559-1096 p.
Description: 1096 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Facts on File library of religion and mythology.
Responsibility: Anthony S. Mercatante ; revised by James R. Dow.

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This encyclopedia provides an overview of approximately 3000 myths and legends from around the world and throughout the ages. These include evrything from Aesop's fables to the Viking gods and  Read more...

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..".a substantial revision...Academic and larger public libraries with the first edition should consider replacing it with this edition, which has more entries and a larger bibliography."

 
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