Mitologia / Mythology: Antologia Ilustrada De Mitos Y Leyendas Del Mundo / Illustrated Anthology Of Myths And Legends Of The World

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Blume, 2004 - 688 pages
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The exploits of gods, goddesses, demons, monsters, heroes, and heroines come vividly to life in this illustrated anthology of more than 300 myths from around the world. From ancient Greece to indigenous Africa, mankind's most powerful and imaginative stories are retold in a modern accessible style. Full-color illustrations are featured throughout, including photographs of ancient artifacts, ruins, paintings, prints, and sculptures, bringing together centuries of artistic products and the myths that inspired them.
Las haza as de infinidad de dioses, diosas, demonios, monstruos, h roes y hero nas son tra das al presente con esta antolog a ilustrada y amena con m s de 300 mitos de todo el mundo que han modelado la experiencia colectiva de la humanidad. Contiene m s de 700 ilustraciones a todo color, como fotograf as de objetos y yacimientos de la antig edad, as como imaginativas recreaciones art sticas de algunos de los episodios m s significativos de cada uno de los mitos. Estos mitos, como el arte anexo, son espejos m gicos en los que podemos contemplar el reflejo no s lo del mundo presente, sino tambi n los de los pueblos primitivos que nos precedieron.

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este libro cuenta sobre las leyendas y mitos que hay

About the author (2004)

C. Scott Littleton is a professor of anthropology at Occidental College. He is the author of The Library of Eastern Religions, The New Comparative Mythology, The Sacred East, and Shinto. He lives in Los Angeles.

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