Including stories of gods and heroes, goddesses and heroines, of high adventure, the triumph of love, and the conflict of good and evil, the book outlines the place of Irish myths in the context of European culture and explains their relationship with other Celtic mythologies.
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..it is destined, surely, to become an essential work of reference. -- Cornish Times
..this is an intelligently conceived, practical and useful reference work for the general reader.. -- The Scotsman
Berresford Ellis has done for Irish Mythology what Robert Graves has done for Greek Mythology. -- Irish Democrat
About the Author
Peter Berresford Ellis, an historian and novelist, is the author of several books on Celtic history and culture, including The Cornish Language and its Literature (1974) and Celtic Inheritance (1985).
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Book Description Constable, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. First. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0094675406
Book Description Constable, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-199-60-2689002