Mitología celta y nórdica

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Swing, Dec 1, 2012 - Education - 224 pages
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By going beyond a mere summary of these two mythologies’ fantastical elements in order to accurately portray the richness of their highly symbolic natures, this book offers a truly representative view of Celtic and Nordic mythology. With the aid of black-and-white photographs and a glossary of names, this accessible resource details the history and current significance of various images, legends, sagas, stories, and symbols. The story of Tristan and Isolde, the legacy of the Druids, and the Arthurian legend are some of the folkloric and mythological topics discussed.


Al ir m s all de simplemente dar un resumen de los elementos fant sticos de ambas mitolog as para poder retratar precisamente la riqueza de sus naturalezas altamente simb licas, este libro ofrece una perspectiva verdaderamente representativa de las mitolog as celta y n rdica. Con la ayuda de fotograf as en blanco y negro y un glosario de nombres, este recurso accesible detalla la historia y el significado actual de varias im genes, leyendas, sagas, cuentos y s mbolos. La historia de Trist n e Isolda, el legado de los druidas y la leyenda art rica son algunos de los temas folkl ricos y mitol gicos discutidos.

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Alessandra Bartolotti is a researcher at the University of Pisa and has published numerous studies in specialized journals. She is the author of Mitolog a griega y romana.

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