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Burland, C. A. (Cottie Arthur) 1905-1983

Overview
Works: 215 works in 1,037 publications in 9 languages and 22,656 library holdings
Genres: History  Encyclopedias  Juvenile works  Reference works  Dictionaries  Folklore  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: E98.R3, 299.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about C. A Burland
 
Most widely held works by C. A Burland
North American Indian mythology by C. A Burland( Book )

89 editions published between 1961 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 3,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes sections on mythology of Eskimo and Indians of northern Canada and Alaska
Man, myth & magic : the illustrated encyclopedia of mythology, religion, and the unknown by Richard Cavendish( Book )

24 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and held by 2,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major thematic areas of the encyclopedia include: Magic: the secret lore, Alchemy, Witches and witchcraft, Devils, demons and angels, Foretelling the future, Birds, plants and animals in myth and folklore, Nature, fertility and creation myths, Rites of passage, Symbols and Meanings, The heroʼs quest, Legendary lands and beasts, Western religions, Eastern religions, Ancient myths and legends, Folklore, primitive beliefs and customs, psychology and the paranormal, The soul, Ghosts, vampires and hauntings, Mystics, Unorthodox Christians, Occultists and theosophists
Montezuma: Lord of the Aztecs by C. A Burland( Book )

37 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gods of Mexico by C. A Burland( Book )

21 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Mexican civilization before the sixteenth century when obsession with religion dominated culture, idea, and character
The exotic white man; an alien in Asian and African art by C. A Burland( Book )

26 editions published between 1868 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Aztecs : gods and fate in ancient Mexico by C. A Burland( Book )

18 editions published between 1961 and 1987 in English and Dutch and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author and photographer have worked together to evoke the splendor and mystery of the Mexican people and their beliefs
The people of the ancient Americas by C. A Burland( Book )

10 editions published in 1970 in English and Danish and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arts of the alchemists by C. A Burland( Book )

38 editions published between 1967 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eskimo art by C. A Burland( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Eskimo art from prehistoric to modern times well illustrated with color and black and white photographs
Feathered Serpent and Smoking Mirror by C. A Burland( Book )

30 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une étude de cette civilisation qui occupait le Mexique actuel, qui fut découverte en 1519 et massacrée par les conquistadores. L'ouvrage décrit leur système de gouvernement, le fonctionnement de leur société, la place tenue par la religion, les rapports sociaux dans la vie quotidienne, l'art et la littérature
Peru under the Incas by C. A Burland( Book )

19 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in English and Dutch and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cultural history of the 600 year Inca civilization, examining social structure, transportation and communication, agriculture, government, and crafts and design
The Incas by C. A Burland( Book )

30 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the height of their civilization the Incas of Peru were one of the most organized societies the world has ever known. They succeeded in building magnificent cities and roads in rugged and mountainous country. An efficient system of agriculture provided food for an ever-increasing population. And Inca craftsmen produced beautiful textiles and fabulous works of art in gold and silver
The peoples of the sun : the civilizations of pre-Columbian America by C. A Burland( Book )

10 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myths of life & death by C. A Burland( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mythology of the Americas by C. A Burland( Book )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Marco Polo by C. A Burland( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and German and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of primitive peoples by J. T Hooper( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Echoes of magic; a study of seasonal festivals through the ages by C. A Burland( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magic books from Mexico : with an introduction and notes on the plates by C. A Burland( Book )

20 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man and art by C. A Burland( Book )

11 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes some illustrations of Aboriginal art work
 
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Alternative Names
Burland, C. 1905-

Burland, C. A.

Burland, C. A. 1905-

Burland, C.A. 1905-1983

Burland, C. A. (Cottie Arthur)

Burland, C. A. (Cottie Arthur), 1905-

Burland, Cotti

Burland , Cottie

Burland, Cottie 1905-

Burland, Cottie 1905-1983

Burland, Cottie A.

Burland, Cottie A. 1905-

Burland, Cottie A. 1905-1983

Burland, Cottie A. (Cottie Arthur), 1905-1983

Burland , Cottie Arthur

Burland, Cottie Arthur 1905-

Burland, Cottie Arthur 1905-1983

Burland, Cottie Arthur b. 1905

Byrne, Muriel St. Clare b. 1895

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Languages
English (357)

German (33)

French (18)

Italian (14)

Spanish (10)

Japanese (3)

Dutch (3)

Portuguese (2)

Danish (1)