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Gods and heroes of the Celts.

Marie-Louise Sjoestedt

Gods and heroes of the Celts.

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Gods, Celtic.,
    • Heroes -- Mythology -- Ireland.,
    • Celts -- Religion.,
    • Mythology, Celtic.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 96-99.

      StatementTranslated by Myles Dillon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL900 .S483
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 104 p.
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6065387M
      LC Control Number50001722
      OCLC/WorldCa1053150


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