Celtic Gods, Celtic Goddesses

Celtic Gods, Celtic Goddesses

by R.J. Stewart, Miranda Gray, Courtney Davis
     
 

ISBN-10: 1844035506

ISBN-13: 9781844035502

Pub. Date: 08/28/2006

Publisher: Octopus Books

Many of the beliefs and customs of the ancient Celts persist even today, sometimes in surprising ways-and interest just keeps growing. Through illustrations old and new, this guide to Celtic magic and religion examines their enduring strength and continued relevance. It provides background on the Celts and their relationship to nature, their totem animals and

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Many of the beliefs and customs of the ancient Celts persist even today, sometimes in surprising ways-and interest just keeps growing. Through illustrations old and new, this guide to Celtic magic and religion examines their enduring strength and continued relevance. It provides background on the Celts and their relationship to nature, their totem animals and mother goddesses, and theIrish Book of Invasionsthat supplied so much material for the mythological tradition. Individual chapters focus on such significant figures as Brighid, the sister or virgin aspect of the Great Goddess, as well as The Divine Ancestor and the Son of Light.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844035502
Publisher:
Octopus Books
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.25(d)

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