October 26, 2021

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List of mythology books and sources

General mythology
Acquainted With the Night by Christopher Dewdney (2004)
The Golden Bough by Sir James George Frazer (1890)
Gods and Fighting Men by Lady Augusta Gregory (1904)
The Hero with a Thousand Faces – by Joseph Campbell (1949) (comparative mythology)
The Hero’s Journey by Joseph Campbell (1990) (comparative mythology)
In the Light of Truth: The Grail Message, by Oskar Ernst Bernhardt (1931)
Lemprière’s Bibliotheca Classica, by John Lemprière (1788)
Man and His Symbols by Carl Jung (1960)
Mythologies by Roland Barthes (1957)
Mythology by Edith Hamilton (1942)
Myths and Reality by Mircea Eliade (translated from French) (1963)
Myths to Live By by Joseph Campbell (1972)
The Power of Myth by Joseph Campbell (1988)
The White Goddess by Robert Graves (1948, expanded 1966)
Worlds in Collision by Immanuel Velikovsky (1950) (comparative mythology)
Modern Disciples series by I.S. Anderson (2011) (Fiction Based on several different mythologies)
Australian mythology
The Songlines by Bruce Chatwin (1987)
Greek mythology
The Greek Myths by Robert Graves (1956)
Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greece by Gustav Schwab (1837)
Gods, Heroes and Men of Ancient Greece by W. H. D. Rouse (1934)
Bulfinch’s Mythology (originally published as three volumes) by Thomas Bulfinch (1855)
Mythology by Edith Hamilton (1942)
Myths of the Ancient Greeks by Richard P. Martin (2003)
The Penguin Book of Classical Myths by Jenny March (2008)
The Gods of the Greeks by Károly Kerényi (1951)
The Heroes of the Greeks by Károly Kerényi (1959)
A Handbook of Greek Mythology by H. J. Rose (1928)
The Complete World of Greek Mythology by Richard Buxton (2004)
Metamorphoses by Ovid, published ca. 8 AD
Theogony by Hesiod, published 7-8th century BC
The Oddysey by Various, written 7-8th century BC
The Illiad by Various, written 7-8th century BC
The Homeric Hymns by Anonymous, written 4-7th century BC
Derivative works:

Tanglewood Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne (1853)
Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys by Nathaniel Hawthorne (1852)
Percy Jackson & the Olympians Series by Rick Riordan
The Heroes of Olympus by Rick Riordan
Cupid’s Academy by Tai Odunsi
Hindu mythology
Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend by Anna L. Dallapiccola (2002)
Shiva Trilogy
Scandinavian mythology
Poetic Edda,”collection”, 13th century
Prose Edda, Snorri Sturluson, 13th century
Roman Mythology
The Heroes of Olympus by Rick Riordan
Turkish mythology
Book of Dede Korkut (9th century)
Internet web resources
Encyclopedia Mythica (internet encyclopedia)