From the front cover:
This revised and updated version of the classic AD&D® game accessory provides essential reference material for Dungeon Masters and players alike. Legends & Lore describes the deities, heroes, and monsters of several different historical, literary, and mythological cultures.
From the back cover:
Add the grandeur of epic adventure to your AD&D® game! Legends & Lore has now been revised for use with the AD&D 2nd Edition rules and expanded to 192 pages! It describes dozens of deities, heroes, and monsters from 11 different cultures. Special attention has been paid to the priests who worship the deities in this book. Each entry outlines the powers and spells granted to followers of a specific faith. In addition, you'll learn about the cultures that worship the deities within and be provided with new spells, magic items, and character classes. The revised Legends & Lore is a vital reference work for every serious AD&D game player!
- Shannon Appelcline. Legends & Lore (2e). Dungeon Masters Guild. Retrieved on 2013-11-16.