This guide to Glastonbury is for those who want a simple, brief outline of what makes this small country town so special.
Most of them don't last the course; some stay, though only after going completely mad; it is all a bit of a circus, still feels like living in the middle of a pack of Tarot cards, but life goes on in its mysteriously unpredictable Glastonbury way.
This is an illustrated guidebook to the famous landmarks in Glastonbury and the mysteries and tales associated with these sites. Information is included on the Tor, the Abbey, the Lake Villages, the trees Gog and Magog, the Chalice well and the Glastonbury churches. Tales are told of the ancient fertility rituals, the Neolithic spiral maze, the Cauldron of Inspiration, King Arthur and the Holy Grail and the oldest church. The text includes a chapter on the Glastonbury zodiac and a diary of regular events. The jacket opens out into a map of the area.… (more)