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Mercatante, Anthony S.

Overview
Works: 20 works in 82 publications in 4 languages and 6,614 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Folklore  Religious poetry  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BL303, 291.130321
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Most widely held works by Anthony S Mercatante
The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legend by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facts on File
Who's who in Egyptian mythology by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who is Osiris? Which god was invoked by common folk to bring good luck? Who is the patron of childbirth? Such questions are answered in this updated and comprehensive dictionary of Egyptian mythology. This fascinating volume has alphabetically arranged entries on all the major gods, goddesses, myths, and themes of Egyptian mythology. In addition, there are entries on such topics as amulets, mummies, and pyramids; a chronology of Egyptian dynasties; a detailed introduction; and a complete annotated bibliography. Fifty pen-and-ink drawings by the author capture the spirit of ancient Egyptian art
The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legend by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabetical entries provide an understanding of the tremendous influence of world mythology and legend on Western art and literature. Coverage encompasses more than 2,500 myths and legends from around the world and throughout the ages--from Aesop's fables to the myths of Micronesia and Voodooism
Zoo of the gods : animals in myth, legend, & fable by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals man's attitudes toward beasts as evidenced in world mythology and folklore
Good and evil : mythology and folklore by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legend by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an extensive survey of myths, legends, and folklore. Explores the folkways and beliefs of ancient, medieval, and modern cultures from around the world
The Harper book of Christian poetry by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magic garden : the myth and folklore of flowers, plants, trees, and herbs by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and German and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good and evil in myth & legend by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zoo of the gods : the world of animals in myth & legend by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World mythology and legend : the Facts on File encyclopedia of. by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents more than a thousand alphabetized, cross-referenced entries on myths, legends, folktales, and fables from around the world and related figures, settings, and topics, and includes black-and-white illustrations, an annotated bibliography, and a cultural and ethnic index. This volume covers M-Z
The world of human sexuality : behaviors, customs, and beliefs by Edgar Gregersen( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and folklore by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der magische Garten (The magic garden, dt.) Pflanzen in Mythologie u. Brauchtum, Sage, Märchen u. geheimer Bedeutung by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legend by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents more than a thousand alphabetized, cross-referenced entries on myths, legends, folktales, and fables from around the world and related figures, settings, and topics, and includes black-and-white illustrations. This volume covers A-L
Who's who in ancient Egyptian mythology by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legend Vol. 1-2 by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legend by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legend by Anthony S Mercatante( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
マーカタンテ, A. S.

マーカタンテ, アンソニー・S

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Who's who in Egyptian mythologyThe Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legendThe Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legendZoo of the gods : the world of animals in myth & legendWorld mythology and legend : the Facts on File encyclopedia of.The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and folkloreThe Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legend Vol. 1-2The Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legendThe Facts on File encyclopedia of world mythology and legend