The Goddess: Myths and Stories

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Powerful female icons are one of today's best-selling subjects -- and readers everywhere love magic, a topic that never goes out of style.

"The Goddess" is an enchanting collection that brings together twenty of the most important goddesses from world myths and legends. Organized alphabetically by goddess, this beautifully illustrated volume includes Greek and Roman goddesses as well as Eastern goddesses from Chinese and Indian mythology. Exquisite photographs of ancient and classical works of art accompany information about each deity's story and symbolism.

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This is a sumptuously produced book, with glossy pages, easy-to-read text, and full colour replicas of ancient, beautiful, Renaissance artworks to show the stories that are told. The goddesses, and ... Read full review


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Barker-Revell is a writer and games inventor, and has a Master's degree in Applied Science.

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