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
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Celtic Ireland - Gods and Goddesses
Macha | goddess of war and fertility; called "Macha the crow"

Morrigan | goddess of war and death; had a triple aspect; wife of the Daghda

Nechtan | water-god whose sacred well was a source of knowledge

Néit | god of war; husband of Nemhain

Nemhain | goddess of war and battle

Nuada | one of the kings of the Tuatha De Danaan

Oenghus | god of youth and love

Ogma | god of eloquence and language

Tuatha De Danaan | the Irish race of gods who descended from the goddess Danu; patrons of magic and arts

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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.