Page images
PDF
EPUB

Serrano, 244
Sertorius, 264, 265
Set, 86, 87
Seven Cities of Cibola, 312, 318-323
Seven Seas, 269
“Shadow-footed,” 346
Shagamaw, 66
Shakespeare, 109, 248
Shan Hai King, 359
Shantung, 89, 137
Shape-shifting, 28, 370
Shark, 87, 95, 97-98, 260
Shaw, 212
Sheep, 257, 327, 358
Sheikh of the Seaboard, 363
Shetland Islands, 97, 241
Shikh, 111
Shoshones, the, 6
Shrewmouse, 43
Shu-king, 71
Siam, 33, 34, 137, 240, 269, 293
Siberia, 115, 116, 117, 344; women

fighters of, 177
Sicily, 147, 246
Sid, the, 217
Sidney, Sir Philip, 247
Sierras, the, 283
Sigismund, King, 101
Signs and Symbols of Primordial

Man, 149
Silent Isle, 252
Silver, 284, 327
Silvia of Aquitaine, 358
Simeon, Rabbi, 62
Simhala, 157, 158
Simon, Padre, 300
Sinai, 143
Sind, 158
Sindbad, 3, 33, 72, 91, 137, 206, 234,

362, 363, 366
Singular speech, 104-105
Sinmenkpen, 183
Siptakhora tree, 105
Sirens, 48, 89, 90, 197, 272
Siva, 338
Skeletons, animated, 117
Skin-shifting, 28
Skogfrau, 216
Skulls as drinking cups, 196; talk-

ing, 117; rolling, 119, 120, 370
Slave Coast, '179
Slavs, 100, 248, 261
Sliabh Daidche, 252
Sluggish Sea, 264
Smith, Grafton Elliot, 84, 87
Smithsonian Institution, report of,

288
Smyrna, 153, 187

Snails, 366
Snake, 30, 37-38, 43, 45, 64, 78, 79,

81, 84, 112, 351, 361
Snake-eaters, 199
Snakes in Ireland, no, 356
Snoligoster, 66
Snowy Mountains, 7
Society Islands, 329
Socotra, island of, 226, 365
Socrates, 286
Soe-Drawl, 92
Soe-Ormen, 94
Sofala, 225
Solar mythology, 83, 287, 295
Solinus, characterized, 356; cited, 9,

35, 38, 42, 53, 206, 349, 350, 363,

366
Solomon, 125, 185, 223, 224, 226, 227
Solomon Islands, 260, 312, 327-329
Solon, 281
Somaliland, 1, 234
Sombreron, 127
Sorcerers that took hyena form, 36
South, 9, 204
South America, 2, 3, 65, 126, 291, 298
South Atlantic continent, 290
South Arabs, 226
South Brother Island, 167
South Dakota, 208
South Seas, 203, 258, 336
Southern hemisphere noblest, 9
Souza, 271
Soviets, 156
Spain, 9, 161, 162, 224, 243, 264, 277,
290, 299, 300, 309, 333, 368, 372;

treasure ships of, 306, 309
Sparta, 246
Speculum Regale, 101
Spence, 292
Spencer, 336, 345
Spenser, 306
Sphinx, 66, 356
Spice Islands, 1, 12, 90, 225, 242-245
Spices, 302, 364
Spider, 28
Spitzbergen, 41
Splinter cat, 66
Springs, magical, 18, 353
Spurred men, 245
Squid, 95
Squonk, 66
Stag, 28, 45, 48, 51
Stagnant Sea, 358
Staked plains, 324
Stanley, 132, 144, 145
Star of the Archers, 178
Statues as source of myths, 340, 341
Stone Age heathen, 343

Stone giants, 207
"Stone of the eyes,” 26
Storax, 232
Stork, 28, 42, 44
“Story of the Winged Disk,” 86
Strabo, 3, 8, 9, 25, 38, 55, 107, 135,

140, 154, 197, 198, 228, 264, 286,

351, 353
Straits of Florida, 278
Straits of Magellan, 316
Street of feathers, 359
Streets of women, 209
Struthocameli, 50
Struthophagi, the, 199
Struthopodes, the, 113
Struys, 129
Stygian Pool, 262
Stymphalian birds, 2, 77
Subraces, 342
Suffolk, 101
Sukhavati, 261
Sumatra, 128, 129, 137, 159, 240, 363
Sun-haters, 194
Sun, track of the, 205
Sunamukha, the, 106
Sun-Carrier, 6-7
Sunda Islands, 148, 269
Sung Geography, 128
Sunken Lands, 254-257
Sunset, hissing sound at, 14
Superior, Lake, 294
Suwanee River, 319
Svetadvipa, 261
Swallow, 28, 40-41, 45, 81, 375
Swallower of the West, 338, 372
Swan song, 44, 202
Sweden, 240; the Great, 268
Swine, 30, 44, 48, 87, 127, 253, 260,

338, 374
Symmetry, sense of cosmic, 7
Symons, 250
Sympathetic magic, 187
Syria, 61, 169, 186, 195
Syrian lamb, 61
Syrtic district, 228

Talmud, 60, 61, 91, 204
Tamerlane, 237
Tanganyika country, 145
Tangi, 97
Tannhäuser, 219, 220
Taos, 323
Tapio, 128
Tapirs, king of the, 127
Taprobane, 10, 63
Taranto, 39, 59
Tarantula, 39-40
Tarascon, shield of, 66
Tarask, 66, 337
Tartars, 108, 130, 147, 154, 170, 221,

237, 365
Tartessus, 224
Tatius, 37
Tauron, 104
Taurus Mountains, 186
Tawny Moors, 199
Tchad, Lake, 135
Tchudi, the, 117
Tecumbalam, the bird. 293
Tembandumba, 178
Tempe, 201
Tempest, The, 103
Tempests, how to avert, 24
Temple harlots, 184
Temple of Dobayba, 312, 331-332
Temple of the Sun, 332
Ten Lost Tribes, 17, 138, 237, 359, 362
Tennyson, 227, 252, 255
Tenochtitlan, 318
Tensevetes, 361
Terhetar, 241
Termeh, 153
Termier, 288, 289, 290, 291, 295, 296
Ternate, 244
Terra Australis Incognita, 11
Terrestrial Paradise, 7, 8, 117, 158,

239, 312, 365, 368, 373, 376
Terrible Ocean, 262-273
Tetramorph, 338
Texera, 163
Teyma, 211
Thalestris, 154
Thanet, island of, 351
Tharshish, 224, 225, 226, 227
Thebaid, 148
Theocritus, 246
Theodor, Bishop, 117
Theodosius, 358
Theophrastus, 275
Theopompus, 286
Thermiscyra, 186
Thermodon River, 163
Theseus, 152, 153
Thevet, 53

T

Tabernacle form of earth, 6
Table of the Sun, 14-15
Tachnin River, 102
Tachylyte, 289, 295
Tae-Þing women fighters, 177
Tagus River, 50
Tahetan tide myth, 9
Tahiti, 260
Tailed men, 121-131
Takla-makan, dead city of, 215

Thirty Years' War, 248

Trees, 19-21, 353
Thomas, 326

Trickster-hero, 370
Thoreau, 204

Trinidad, 300, 305, 308
Thorne, 244

Trinity, the earliest, 85, 86
Thought, fancied omnipotence of, 376 Tritons, 89, 90, 272
Thrace, 135

Troglodytes, 2, 25, 106, 109, 138, 158,
Thule, 10, 264

194-195
Thunberg, 34

Troll, 367
Thunder bird, 81

Tronador, 318
Thunderbolts, 26

Tropic of Cancer, 277, 278, 280
Thuringia, 220

Trotzky, 177
Thurium, 352

Troubadours, 47
Tiber River, 209

Troy, 75, 133, 152
Tiberius, 19, 90

True History, 103, 275, 854
Tibet, 54, 64, 124, 187, 188, 196, 240, Tsheremis, 107
364

T’sung-ling Mountains, 360
Tides, 9

Tuanaki, islan of, 255
Tidor, 244

Tuatha Dé Danann, 217
Tierra del Fuego, 328

Tumbleweed, 120
Tierra-firma, 13, 303

Tupac-Amaru, 333
Tig-balang, 127

Tupac Yupanqui, Inca, 327
Tiger, 49, 57, 81, 351, 361

Tupi-Guarani myth, 292
Tigris River, 238

Tupimare, the hill, 292
Timæus, the, 281, 285, 286

Turanians, 151, 185
Tin, 284

Turkestan, 87, 214, 361
Tin Islands, 263, 265, 352

Turkey, 108, 154, 170, 237
Titan, 370

Turkomans, 186, 346, 353
Tithonus, 38

Turja Fells, 241
Titicaca, Lake, 312

Turquoise, 24, 318
Tityrus, 66

Turtle, 81, 119
Tlingit myths, 29, 370

Turtle-eaters, 198
Toad, 78

Tuscany, 282
Tobacco, 306

Twelfth Day, 31
Toltecs, 292

Two Mussulman Travelers, 363
Tomyris, 169

Two Sisters, isles of, 158
Tonga, 260

Tylor, 123, 343, 346
Topago, province of, 169

Tzetzes, 109, 350
Topaz, 24
Topographical legends, 14

U
Topsell, 51
Topsy-turvy, law of, 3

Udyana, 259
Torca, island of, 255

Ulloa, 21, 38
Torres Straits, 260

Ulysses, 99, 205, 228, 229, 336, 354
Tortoise, 6, 47, 96, 343

Underground, beliefs as to, 217-220
Toscanelli, map of, 12

Undine, 99
Totemism, 29

Ung-Khan, 239
Totoneac, 320, 323

Unicorn, %, 50-55, 66, 67, 340, 375;
Toucan, 42

horn of, antidote for poison, 51
Tower of London, 307

Unicorn bird, 75
Traconda, island of, 104

Uniped, 113
Tragedy, Greek, 339

United States, 290
Trapalanda, 316

Universe an egg, 6
Travel Tales of Mankind, 348-370 Unpaid vows, 373 ·
Travels in Barbary, 212

Ural Mountains, 107, 202
Travelers, Lot of, 335-336

Urcos, lake of, 332
Travelers' Trunk, earth like a, 6 Urdu-begani, 177
Trebizond, 153

Utopia, 373
Tree of the Sun, 19

Uttarakarns, the, 261, 336

[blocks in formation]

Vaikuntha, 261
Vain efforts, 373
Valasca, 172
Valencia, 178
"Valentines,” Amazon, 152, 162
Vale Perilous, 191
Valley of Apes, 125
Valley of Diamonds, 73
Valley of the Shadow of Death, 367
Valum Chvim, 292
Vampires, 367
Vancouver Island, 28
Van Diemen's Land, 95
Van Noort, 191
Varasena, Pass of, 361
Varenius, 278
Varro, 351
Varthema, 138
Vartomannus, 53
Vashti, 187
Vassals of the beasts, men as, 28
Vaz, Lopez, 163, 304, 328
Veddahs, the, 148
Vegetable lamb, 58-62
Venetus, Paulus, 53
Venezuela, 126, 207, 301, 304, 306
Venice, lion of, 66
Venus, 219
Venus, Mandragorolis, 22
Vergil, Polydore, 128
Vermin, a diet against, 193
Verrius, 351
Versailles, march on, 178
Vicarious sacrifice, 86
Views of Nature, 278
Viking names, 267
Villon, 249
Vilna unit of girl soldiers, 177
Vincent of Beauvais, 366
Vine, 19
Vineta, legendary city of, 254
Vine-women, 103
Virgil, 75, 247
Virgin gift-bearers, 201
Virgin Mary, 240
Virtues and vices pictured, 47
Vishnu, 134
Vitruvius, 204
Vokearos, the, 166
Volcano Island, 137
Volga River, 107
Von Hutten, 302, 303
Votiaks, the, 29
Voyage of Maldune, 252
Voyage of St. Brendan, 367
Vulture, 43, 338

Wagon homes, 155
Wak-wak, 111, 159, 261, 363
Wales, legend of, 255
Wallerius, 41
Walnut tree, 19
Walton, Isaac, 43
Wandering arts, 249
Wapaloosie, 66
Wars over women, Indian, 162-163
Wartburg, 219
Water gods of northern Europe,

97
Water horse, 97, 242
Water sheep, 60
Weddell, 102
Weigall, 143
Welsers, the, 302
West, 204-205; as home of marvel,

349
West African Rain Forest, 132, 148
West Indies, 287, 290, 291
Westropp, 256
West wind, 262
Whale, 3, 47, 94, 354, 363; bones of

for dwellings, 197
Wheel-shaped maps, 7
Whirlwind the dance of a ghost, 370
White-Corn Boy, 376
White House, 333
White Indians, 4, 331
White Nile, 184
Whitman, Walt, 193
Whore of Babylon, 65
Whydah, 179, 183
Wichita Indians, 326
Wiener, 291, 315
Wild Women, 216
William of Wykeham, 372
Wind-egg, 50
Winged serpents, 70, 233
Winter's Tale, 249
Wish, power of, 347
Witchcraft, 78, 204, 218, 240-242, 272,

292, 365
Witch Realm of Lapland, 240-242
Wolf, 28, 30, 43, 45, 48, 58
Wolf, Dr., 130
Woman of the Thicket, 216
Women for guests, 364
Women in Mexican revolutions, 169-

170
World a living being, 6
Woodpecker, 29
Words, power of, 347
World summit, theory of, 12-13
Woruisamocos, the, 167

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small]
« PreviousContinue »