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GOLD SLIPPER: SPIRITUAL SYMBOLISM IN
THE GRIMM'S TALES - Samuel
Denis Fohr - Fohr examines recurring themes,
mythology, and spiritual symbolism in the Grimm fairy tales. A
courageous and cogent book that goes a long way toward revitalizing a
literary genre." Huston Smith, Ph.D.
ISBN 0835606724 (Theos Pub) pb
OF SACRED MYTH - Tom
Chetwynd - Explores the age-old language of myth, drawing on
the mythologies of the ancient world, Egypt, Classical Greece and Rome,
as well as the insights of psychology and the mystical traditions of the
world's religions. Contains three sections - a Dictionary for Dreamers,
a Dictionary of Symbols, and a Dictionary of Sacred Myth.
Index. 266 pp. ISBN 1855382946 (Aquarian UK/Weiser) pb
OF ISIS: A WOMAN'S SPIRITUAL SOJOURN -
Normandi Ellis - Ellis takes readers on a Lyrical journey into the civilization of ancient Egypt, masterfully interweaving her reflections on life as a single mother, writer, and evolving spiritual being. A book for anyone who wishes to contemplate the relationship between life and myth.
ISBN 0835607062 (Theos Pub) hc
|THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MYTHS AND LEGENDS - Stuart Gordon - A wide-ranging survey of global mythology and symbols, past and present. Most entries include references for further reading. Photographs, concordance, and bibliography. 799 pp. ISBN 0747239363 (Trafalgar) pb|
OF LIGHT, Celebrations for the Seasons of Life
Based on the Egyptian Goddess Mysteries Normandi
Ellis ... Normandi Ellis brings her rich understanding of
Egypt's sacred past to the first book to recover from original sources
the history, myths, and pageantry of ancient festivals to Isis, Hathor,
and other Egyptian goddesses. Full of folk history, vivid recreations of
Egyptian goddess mysteries, and contemporary activities we all can use
to mark life's seasons and passages, Feasts of Light will delight lovers
of ancient Egypt and of the Goddess in her many guises.
"At once, Feasts of Light is an informed history of ancient Egypt and an engaging telling of its stories. With the same wonder that all of nature --- the bluebonnets, every elm tree leaf, a raindrop --- stirred in her as a child, Normandi Ellis unlocks the mysteries of the Egyptian calendar and its festivals and leading characters, and brings them fully to life. She brings forth the spiritual richness and lessons to be learned, and offers prescriptive suggestions to bring these rituals to life, in and for one's own life." ---- Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Ph.D., author of Women Who Run With the Wolves
Normandi Ellis is the award-winning author of Dreams of Isis. Her profound translation of The Egyptian Book of the Dead, Awakening Osiris, is a modern classic.
& WAGNALLS STANDARD DICTIONARY OF FOLKLORE,
MYTHOLOGY, AND LEGEND - Maria
Leach - editor - Available again - the classic,
comprehensive volume Ashley Montagu called "the standard reference
book for the general reader" and the specialist on folklore and
mythology. This one-volume, unabridged edition includes more than 8,000
fascinating articles by leading specialists in the field. It cuts a
cross section of the spiritual content of the world with representative
samplings of everything from gods and folk heroes to dances, ballads,
1,256 pp. 0062505114 (HarperSanFrancisco/ Weiser) pb
|GILGAMESH! - T Byron G - Primarily a book on comparative mythology (showing the pervasive influence of the Sumerian proto-myth of Gilgamesh on world myth), the detailed subject matter spans a range of topics from astrology, the Qabalah, and the tarot to alchemy and ancient Egyptian mysteries. Illustrated. Revised edition of "I Gilgamesh". 224 pp. 1879352400 (T Byron G/Weiser) pb|
|LEGENDS OF ATLANTIS AND LOST LEMURIA - W. Scott-Elliot - Legends of Atlantis and Lemuria as meaningful myths of humanity's early history. Color maps. 0835606643 (Theos Pub) pb|
|MEMORIES AND VISIONS OF PARADISE: EXPLORING THE UNIVERSAL MYTH OF A LOST GOLDEN AGE - Richard Heinberg - In this new edition of his landmark work, Richard Heinberg examines the universal myth of Paradise. The book's rich tapestry of history, religion, and oral tradition is woven through with wonderful folktales and scriptures. An excellent introduction to mythology "Highly recommended."- Library Journal. (See also: VIDEO) 083560716X (Theos Pub) pb|
|THE TAO AND MOTHER GOOSE - Robert Carter - Carter explores the Tao Te Ching, Jung, and nursery rhymes in this popular book. Illustrated. "This book is clearly and entertainingly done, inspired perhaps by the seeming simplicity of the subject."- Gnosis. 0835606317 (Theos Pub) pb|