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The Lore of the Unicorn

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Synopsis:

Fascinating, delightfully readable book traces development of various aspects of the unicorn legend in mythology, folklore, magic, medicine, literature, art, and commerce. "It is a book rich with curious lore, the product." — Books. 28 illustrations.

Synopsis:

Fascinating study traces development of unicorn legend in mythology, folklore, magic, medicine, literature, art, and commerce. 28 illus.

Synopsis:

Fascinating, delightfully readable book traces development of various aspects of the unicorn legend in mythology, folklore, magic, medicine, literature, art and commerce. "It is a book rich with curious lore, the product." — Books. 28 illustrations.

Table of Contents

TABLE OF PLATES AND FIGURES

INTRODUCTION

CHAPTER I THE GORGEOUS EAST

CHAPTER II THE HOLY HUNT

CHAPTER III SHAPING FANTASIES

CHAPTER IV EAST AND WEST

CHAPTER V THE TREASURE OF HIS BROW

CHAPTER VI THE BATTLE OF BOOKS

CHAPTER VII RUMOURS

CHAPTER VIII CONJECTURES

CHAPTER IX CERTAINTIES

CHAPTER X REFLECTIONS

NOTES ON THE TEXT

NOTES ON THE ILLUSTRATIONS

INDEX

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486278032
Author:
Shepard, Odell
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology - Folklore
Subject:
Exports & Imports
Subject:
Unicorns
Subject:
International - General
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
unicorn legend
Subject:
Fantasy
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Mythology-Folklore and Storytelling
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
5
Publication Date:
20120231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.83 lb

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"Synopsis" by ,
Fascinating, delightfully readable book traces development of various aspects of the unicorn legend in mythology, folklore, magic, medicine, literature, art, and commerce. "It is a book rich with curious lore, the product." — Books. 28 illustrations.
"Synopsis" by ,
Fascinating study traces development of unicorn legend in mythology, folklore, magic, medicine, literature, art, and commerce. 28 illus.

"Synopsis" by ,
Fascinating, delightfully readable book traces development of various aspects of the unicorn legend in mythology, folklore, magic, medicine, literature, art and commerce. "It is a book rich with curious lore, the product." — Books. 28 illustrations.
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