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ISBN-10: 048643656X

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ISBN-10: 1296662470

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(...)"AUTHOR'S PREFACE
I have thought of at a few size the faith of the traditional Celts; the current learn describes these Celtic myths which stay to us as a worthwhile legacy from the previous, and is supplementary to the sooner booklet. those myths, as I express, seldom exist because the pagan Celts knew them, for they've been altered in quite a few methods, considering romance, pseudo-history, and the affects of Christianity have all affected lots of them. nonetheless they're filled with curiosity, and it isn't tough to understand lines of previous rules and legendary conceptions underneath the skin. Transformation allied to rebirth was once asserted of varied Celtic divinities, and if the myths were remodeled, adequate in their previous selves remained for id after romantic writers and pseudohistorians gave them a brand new life. a few mythic incidents no doubt continue to exist a lot as they have been within the days of outdated, yet all alike witness to(...)"

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