The White Goddess : a historical grammar of poetic myth


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Graves, Robert


Keyword(s):
Poetry. Mythology. Welsh poetry -- History and criticism.


Year:
1966


Pages:
511 p.


Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
1748906


Label:
Box 28


Notes:
22 cm. Poets and gleemen -- The battle of the trees -- Dog, roebuck and lapwing -- The white goddess -- Gwion's riddle -- A visit to spiral castle -- Gwion's riddle solved -- Hercules on the lotus -- Gwion's heresy -- The tree-alphabet (1) -- The tree-alphabet (2) -- The song of Amergin -- Palamedes and the cranes -- The roebuck in the thicket -- The seven pillars -- The holy unspeakable name of god -- The lion with the steady hand -- The bull-footed god -- The number of the beast -- A conservation at Paphos--A.D. 43 -- The waters of the styx -- The triple muse -- Fabulous beasts -- The single poetic theme -- War in heaven -- The return of the goddess. Includes index. by Robert Graves. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PN1077; Dewey: 291


ISBN:
ISBN: 0374289328; 9780374289324 LCCN: 97-133420


Edition:
1st American, amended and enl.


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