Lady of the Beasts
The Goddess and Her Sacred Animals
ISBN10: 089281523X ISBN13: 9780892815234 Publisher: Inner Traditions Published: Nov 1 1994 Weight: 1.80lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 7.25" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
This vivid and provocative book provides an unparelleled overview of the Goddess as she was defined by the ancient societies whose people worshiped her. The author spent more than four decades studying Goddess images--statues, religious artifacts, and art--from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and other parts of the world. With more than 400 magnificent illustrations and photographs (many in color) of historic and prehistoric objects, this book provides a diverse display of stunning images that focus on the Goddess in relation to her sacred animals.