Throughout history, people have sought to deal with lifes great mysteries, such as the origin of life and the forces that drive the world, by devising stories and creating matching imageries. This book is an extensive pictorial survey of these imageries: more than 1,500 pictures of mythological scenes, spirits, gods, idols and all sorts of fantastic creatures. They have been taken from cultures from all over the world and are represented with short descriptions. Together, these images make for a unique catalogue of one of ...

Mythology Pictures 2007, Pepin Press

ISBN-13: 9789057680663


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