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The Sacred World of the Celts: An Illustrated Guide to Celtic Spirituality and Mythology

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The Sacred World of the Celts is a comprehensive and richly illustrated examination of ancient Celtic traditions and their continuity and relevance to the present day. 

Celtic language and legend were largely passed down through the monks of Ireland and Wales and consequently were "christianized." In turn, these renditions were subject to the interpretations of various "Ce

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Paperback, 144 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by Inner Traditions (first published November 1st 1997)
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Annie Payne
Aug 31, 2017 rated it it was ok
I really hate writing negative reviews. If I was able to read a book to its completion, then it wasn't terrible. However, I thought this book went on and on about some things for far too long while teasing about more appealing aspects of the Celtic culture without giving enough details and information for those areas. With all of that said, I was able to finish the book, but I probably would not recommend it to others, and I definitely wouldn't reread it.
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Great reference book
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Jul 22, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Liked it and the pictures!
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Mar 25, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I good overall book that touches on different aspects of Celtic history.
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Nigel Campbell Pennick, born 1946 in Guildford, Surrey, England in the United Kingdom, an author publishing on occultism, magic, natural magic, divination, subterranea, rural folk customs, traditional performance and Celtic art as well as runosophy.
He is a writer on marine species as well as an occultist and geomancer, artist and illustrator, stained-glass designer and maker, musician and mummer.
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