Mythology of Asia and the Far East: Myths and Legends of China, Japan, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia

By: Storm, Rachel

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Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Slight water damage. 96 pages.


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The Myths and legends of East Asia are revealed in all their colour and glory in this delightful reference book. The easily accessible A-to-Z structure details a whole host of gods, from Aizen-Myoo to Zhu Rong. Including over 130 colour pictures of demons and dragons, places and people; all-important to the mythological stories of the area. From China's sacred mountains, worshipped as deities from long ago, to the mysterious Shamans of Mongolia, aspects of all the major legends of the area are covered. The author expertly shares the ancient tales and brings the characters to life. A truly fascinating guide to the gods and goddesses, heroes, sacred animals and places of the East. Bringing together the cultures in a highly readable style, making it a classic reference book on the subject.

Title: Mythology of Asia and the Far East: Myths and Legends of China, Japan, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia

Author: Storm, Rachel

Categories: Asia, Myth/Lore/Fairy Tales,

Edition: Ex Library

Publisher: London, Southwater Pub: 2003

ISBN Number: 1842157469

ISBN Number 13: 9781842157466

Binding: Oversize Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Size: XL

Seller ID: 116871