Explore mythology and art with information about the classic stories of heroes and gods...from the myths of ancient Greece and Rome, to the legends of the Celts. Mythography presents resources and reference materials about mythology - including recommended books, and lexicons that explain Greek, Roman, and Celtic terms.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.

Aphrodite in Art
Aphrodite in Myth
Art Themes

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Celtic Gaul - Gods and Goddesses
Abnoba | goddess of the hunt, similar to the Roman Diana

Andraste | goddess of victory

Belenus | god of light; his name means "shining one"

Borvo | god of healing; his name is associated with springs

Cernunnos | god of fertility and animals; referred to as the "horned one"

Damona | goddess of fertility and healing; her name translates as "divine cow"

Dispater | Roman god of the underworld; his cult thrived in Gaul also

Epona | goddess of horses

Esus | god equated with the Roman deities Mars and Mercury

Nantosuelta | goddess of nature; the wife of Sucellus

Nehalennia | goddess of the sea

Ogmios | gods of eloquence and knowledge; equated with the Roman hero Hercules

Rosmerta | goddess who was the native consort of the Roman god Mercury; her name signifies "great provider"

Sirona | goddess of healing

Sucellus | god of agriculture and forests; also a hammer god (his name means "good striker")

Taranis | god whose name means "thunderer"; compared to the god Jupiter

Teutates | god of war; roughly equivalent to the Roman god Mars

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Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

This book is a great source for information about Celtic mythology! Described as both a "who's who" and a "what's what", this reference book features entries on the important gods, heroes, and other characters from Celtic myth and legend.

Bulfinch's Mythology

Dictionary of Celtic Myth and Legend

The Bibliography

If you want more recommended resources for information about Celtic myths, visit the books section - it lists books about mythology, art, literature, and more.