Myth: Myths & Legends of the World Explored
Both an exploration and comprehensive guide, the 2,500 cross-referenced entries in Myth detail the characters, settings, themes, and motifs of the major myth-traditions of every continent. The book provides a cross-cultural survey of the recurring motifs found throughout the ages and around the world.
Hardcover, 800 pages
Published July 1st 1996 by Facts on File
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Kenneth McLeish was educated at Bradford Grammar School and at Worcester College, Oxford. He was a regular broadcaster on musical and literary topics, and his books include an important critical study, The Theatre of Aristophanes, translations of Sophocles and of Aristophanes, and many books for children.More about Kenneth McLeish...