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 Ireland - Heroes and Heroines
Mac Da Tho | appears in the Ulster Cycle as a king of Leinster; in reality a god of the Otherworld

Maeldun | hero who went on a legendary voyage

Medb | Queen of Connacht; a translation of her name is "she who intoxicates"

Naoise | romantically linked to Deirdre in the Ulster Cycle

Oisin | son of Finn (the hero of the Fionn Cycle); a warrior and poet

Partholon | he led the initial group that colonized Ireland, according to legend (in the Book of Invasions)

Scathach | a legendary female warrior who trained Cu Chulainn

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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.