Sun Lore of All Ages: A Collection of Myths and Legends

Sun Lore of All Ages: A Collection of Myths and Legends[Ebook] ➠ Sun Lore of All Ages: A Collection of Myths and Legends By William Tyler Olcott – Oaklandjobs.co.uk From the ruins of Greek and Roman temples to Mexico's Pyramid of the Sun and the enduring mysteries of Stonehenge this captivating study circles the earth in its examination of the legends traditions From the ruins of Greek of All PDF/EPUB ¿ and Roman temples to Mexico's Pyramid of the Sun and the enduring mysteries of Stonehenge this captivating study circles the earth in its examination of the legends traditions and superstitions that all cultures have woven about the sun Starting with solar creation myths this volume explores ancient ideology surrounding the sun and moon solar mythology and solar Sun Lore PDF/EPUB ² folklore An extended analysis of sun worship around the world leads to accounts of sun catcher myths and solar festivals Solar omens traditions and superstitions are discussed at length along with the solar significance of burial customs and emblematic and symbolic forms of the sun The book concludes with a look at the sun in light of scientific discovery evocative illustrations complement Lore of All Kindle Ó the text. A pick in my reference library and one that I look too now and then The material here though is aged and needs to be referenced with a discerning eye Still it's a nice book to have that holds a wealth of knowledge on sun lore from many cultures My copy is Myths of the Sun

Sun Lore of All Ages: A Collection of Myths and Legends
  • Paperback
  • 364 pages
  • Sun Lore of All Ages: A Collection of Myths and Legends
  • William Tyler Olcott
  • English
  • 06 April 2016
  • 9780486445564