Zoological Mythology; or The Legends of Animals

Angelo De Gubernatis

Detroit: Singing Tree Press, 1968

Animals in mythology and legend, from India, the Middle East, Greece and Rome, and Western Europe from antiquity to the middle ages. Discusses animals of the land, sea and air. Some of the myths are related to bestiary episodes, making this text useful as background reading.

This is a reprint of the 1872 (London: Trubner) edition.

2 volumes: 432 + 442 p., index.

Language: English

LCCN: 68058904; LC: BL325A6G8


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