World Mythology: An Annotated Guide to Collections and Anthologies

World Mythology: An Annotated Guide to Collections and Anthologies

by Thomas J. Sienkewicz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0810831546

ISBN-13: 9780810831544

Pub. Date: 06/18/1996

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

A compact reference source that offers general readers bibliographic access to significant English-language translations, retellings, and summaries of myths from cultures around the world. While Greek, Roman, Norse, and Arthurian myths are the best known, this bibliography also takes special care to survey the less familiar materials containing African, Asian,

Overview

A compact reference source that offers general readers bibliographic access to significant English-language translations, retellings, and summaries of myths from cultures around the world. While Greek, Roman, Norse, and Arthurian myths are the best known, this bibliography also takes special care to survey the less familiar materials containing African, Asian, Oceanian, and American myths while it offers a sampling of the best and most accessible European myth collections. The annotated entries are arranged geographically with an additional chapter containing comparative studies and collections of myths from more than one part of the world. This easy-to-use reference source also includes author, illustrator/photographer, and subject indexes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810831544
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/18/1996
Series:
Magill Bibliographies Series
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
5.68(w) x 8.76(h) x 1.22(d)

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