Nectar and Ambrosia
An Encyclopedia of Food in World MythologyBook - 2000
A publishing first, Nectar and Ambrosia presents an encyclopedic treatment of the magic properties and uses of food by mortals and immortals alike, from the pages of myth and legend.
* Two unique indexes--one lists food by function, such as fertility or immortality, and one by ceremony, such as harvest or burial
* Includes an introduction, illustrations, and bibliography
From Library Staff
634krosno Nov 01, 2017
Excellent book about various foods and spices. Very interesting and informative.