Author: gavin white
Publisher: Solaria Publications
Keywords: star, lore, ancient, babylonia, constellations, illustrated, babylonian, guide
Number of Pages: 324
Published: 2008-05-10
List price: $29.95
ISBN-10: 095590370X
ISBN-13: 9780955903700

Today our most obvious link to the ancient cultures of Babylonia is through the twelve constellations that make up the zodiac. The zodiac is, however, but a part of a much larger system of star-lore that could reveal so much about ancient man and his beliefs. Knowledge of this lore could provide many profound insights into how early civilisations viewed the gods, the nature of the universe and the destiny of mankind. This book is the first of its kind, specifically written for the layman, to explore the constellations and star-lore of ancient Babylonia. It presents the idea that the constellat

Author: Gavin White
Publisher: Lulu.com
Keywords: star, lore, ancient, babylonia, constellations, illustrated, babylonian, guide
Number of Pages: 284
Published: 2007-07-01
List price: unknow
ISBN-10: 1847535615
ISBN-13: 9781847535610

Today our most obvious link to the ancient cultures of Babylonia is through the twelve constellations that make up the zodiac. The zodiac is, however, but a part of a much larger system of star-lore that could reveal so much about ancient man and his beliefs. Knowledge of this lore could provide many profound insights into how early civilisations viewed the gods, the nature of the universe and the destiny of mankind. This book is the first of its kind, specifically written for the layman, to explore the constellations and star-lore of ancient Babylonia. It presents the idea that the constellat

Author: Paul V. Beyerl
Publisher: The Hermit’s Grove
Keywords: lore, mineral, gem
Number of Pages: 260
Published: 2005-05-01
List price: $16.95
ISBN-10: 0965568733
ISBN-13: 9780965568739

Known for his enjoyable writing and decades of experience, the author of The Master Book of Herbalism brings you a depth of knowledge covering gems and minerals. Includes scientific information to help you learn about the stone’s composition. Discover what gives a stone its appearance and energy. A wealth of information for discovering the metaphysical virtues of a stone. Discover the magick of each stone, the ways in which we can use their natural energies to change our self-image and affect our realities.

Author: Odell Shepard
Publisher: BiblioLife
Keywords: unicorn, lore
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 2008-03-18
List price: $25.75
ISBN-10: 1437508537
ISBN-13: 9781437508536

Fascinating, delightfully readable book traces development of various aspects of the unicorn legend in mythology, folklore, magic, medicine, literature, art and commerce. "It is a book rich with curious lore, the product...of careful and intensive research; yet it is written with charm and with affection for the elusive animal which for milleniums has entranced men’s imaginations."—Books. Text enhanced with 28 carefully selected illustrations. Introduction.

Author: N. W. Thomas
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
Keywords: lore, folk, bibliography
Number of Pages: 48
Published: 2006-05-05
List price: $15.95
ISBN-10: 1425491758
ISBN-13: 9781425491758

This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishings Legacy Reprint Series. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving, and promoting the worlds literature. Kessinger Publishing is the place to find hundreds of thousands of rare and hard-to-find books with something of interest for everyone!

Author: Dr. Bob Curran
Publisher: New Page Books
Keywords: legend, amp, lore, celtic
Number of Pages: 288
Published: 2005-05-15
List price: $18.99
ISBN-10: 156414786X
ISBN-13: 9781564147868

Celtic Lore and Legend includes tales of the heroes and gods from the Great Myth Cycles and tales of witches, ghosts, and fairies--from Sir Walter Scott’s Letters on Witchcraft and Demonology and Edmund Burt’s Letters from the North of Scotland to Douglas Hyde’s Tales of Saints and Sinners and Lady Gregory’s Visions and Beliefs in the West of Ireland. It is also a treasure trove of lesser-known stories, such as Sir Walter Scott’s Wandering Willie’s Tale, James Hogg’s The Brownie of the Black Hags and Don Byrne’s A Tale of the Piper. Celtic Lore a

Author: Ernest Ingersoll
Publisher: BiblioLife
Keywords: lore, dragon, dragons
Number of Pages: 164
Published: 2009-04-30
List price: $21.75
ISBN-10: 0559055226
ISBN-13: 9780559055225

Fascinating book teems with information about powerful serpents of the deep and land-roving, fire-breathing monsters that first appeared in the creation myths of the ancient Far East. Dragons in China, Korea, and Japan are covered, as are those in Babylonian and Egyptian legends, and in English, Irish, and French tales.
  
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