The Fairy Bible

Author: Teresa Moorey
Editor: Sterling Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781402745485
Size: 20,94 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 749

Fairies of the water, air, and earth, the trees and flowers, the house and hearth: all these mysterious, elusive creatures materialize on the pages of this distinctively beautiful guide to fairyland. Illustrated throughout with captivating artwork in glorious color, it examines fairy legend and lore through the ages and leads us into fairy cities, landscapes, rings, and paths. Find out what clothes they wear (fairies can be fussy about their dress), what they like to eat and drink, and what plants and animals they cherish. Discover the secrets of fairy festivals, and the various names they like to be called--including the Little Folk and Good Neighbors. Altogether, it's a privileged glimpse into a paradise that vibrates at a different frequency than ours...and that few can ever see.

The Fairy Artist S Figure Drawing Bible

Author: Linda Ravenscroft
Editor: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
ISBN: 9780764162015
Size: 17,59 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 911

This practical guide offers artists a huge resource of ideas and techniques for creating extraordinary fairy creatures.

The Fairy Artist S Figure Drawing Bible

Author: Linda Ravenscroft
Editor: Search
ISBN: 9781844484379
Size: 10,85 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 801

Book illustrators, computer games artists, and others who want to develop their skill as specialists in fairy art will find this book a practical instruction guide and an imaginative source of inspiration. The author demonstrates how to bring magical people from the "otherworld" vividly to life in a series of progressive instruction units. The book's spiral binding ensures that its pages lie flat while students follow instructions. Includes more than 350 how-to illustrations in color.

Folk Heroes And Heroines Around The World 2nd Edition

Author: Graham Seal
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440838615
Size: 15,11 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 661

This comprehensive collection of folk hero tales builds on the success of the first edition by providing readers with expanded contextual information on story characters from the Americas to Zanzibar. • Supplies entries on folk tale characters worldwide that identify related heroes and heroines and provide additional contextual information • Features a geographical organization that enables readers to research a specific region's folk characters • Provides an alphabetical index as well as an index of heroic character types to facilitate cross-cultural and historical comparisons • Includes sidebars with passages from the folk tales, popular culture, and other items of interest

Ralph Masiello S Fairy Drawing Book

Editor: Charlesbridge
ISBN: 1607346559
Size: 11,61 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 817

Features step-by-step diagrams that demonstrate how to draw fairies, including a fairy godmother, a fairy princess, and a garden fairy.


Author: Virginia Loh-Hagan
Editor: Cherry Lake
ISBN: 1634722132
Size: 17,78 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 374

Books in the Magic, Myth, and Mystery series explore those strange creatures that go bump in the night, fill our dreams (or nightmares!), and make us afraid of the dark. In Fairies you'll learn more about these whimsical creatures. Written with a high interest level to appeal to a more mature audience and a lower level of complexity with clear visuals to help struggling readers along. Considerate text includes tons of fascinating information and wild facts that will hold the readers' interest, allowing for successful mastery and comprehension. A table of contents, glossary with simplified pronunciations, and index all enhance comprehension.

Reimagining The Bible

Author: Howard Schwartz
Editor: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195104994
Size: 14,48 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 908

Essays examine Jewish literature, from the Torah to modern Yiddish stories, and trace its continuity from the Biblical era to modern times

Encyclopedia Of Fairies In World Folklore And Mythology

Author: Theresa Bane
Editor: McFarland
ISBN: 0786471115
Size: 17,42 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 473

Fairies have been revered and feared, sometimes simultaneously, throughout recorded history. This encyclopedia of concise entries, from the A-senee-ki-waku of northeastern North America to the Zips of Central America and Mexico, includes more than 2,500 individual beings and species of fairy and nature spirits from a wide range of mythologies and religions from all over the globe.

The Secrets Of Moon Astrology

Author: Teresa Moorey
Editor: Godsfield Press
ISBN: 9781841814957
Size: 17,11 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 267

Understand Chinese Mythology

Author: Te Lin
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444163515
Size: 11,23 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 308

While dragons and Chinese astrology are well embedded in popular culture, many other fascinating Chinese myths remain little-known. In this fascinating and readable new edition, author Te Lin explores the world of Chinese mythology, both telling us the timeless stories, and providing an explanation of what they may mean. A must-read for anyone interested in either Chinese culture, or mythology generally.