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Myths & legends

Myths & legends

Wilkinson, Philip, 1955- author

Discover the world's greatest myths and legends - from Greek mythology to Norse mythology - in this comprehensive guide. What did Japanese mythology say about the beginning of the Universe? How did Oedipus become the classic tragic hero in Greek mythology? Who brought about the origin of death in Maori mythology? Combining vivid retellings of famous legends with over 1000 illustrations of characters, famous artworks, and artefacts, 'Myths & Legends' makes it easier than ever before to understand the stories that are central to every culture

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: DK, 2019
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Available at Merthyr Central Library.

  • Merthyr Central Library – One available in J378.2/HIS

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    03843556 J378.2/HIS Junior nonfiction Available


Statement of responsibility: Philip Wilkinson
ISBN: 0241387051, 9780241387054
Note: Originally published: 2009.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 352 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 24 cm
Subject: Customs and Folklore.; Mythology.; Legends.