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Image for Stories Told By The Aztecs Before the Spaniards Came

Stories Told By The Aztecs Before the Spaniards Came

By: Beals, Carleton

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Abelard-Schuman: 1970

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID299560


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Price-clipped DJ is a little rubbed. Faint offsetting to free endpapers. Black & white illustrations by Charles Pickard. 208 pages Includes a Bibliography and Index View more info

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Myths and Legends

By: Bellingham, David, Whittaker, Clio & Grant, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Greenwich Editions: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID296278


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 208 pages This book covers the best loved myths of the Vikings, Orientals and Greeks. View more info

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Tales of the Cochiti Indians (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin, 98)

By: Benedict, Ruth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1931

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID299835


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good Condition. Crease to lower rear corner.. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to the front cover. 256 pages View more info

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Legends of Charlemagne (Everyman's Library)

By: Bulfinch, Thomas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Co: No Date circa early 20th Century

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID295905


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Leather binding with ornate gilt decoration to face and spine. Gilt to top edge. Spine ends a little rubbed. Ribbon marker, albeit a little frayed at end. Introduction by the author. 240 pages View more info

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The Age of Fable or Beauties of Mythology

By: Bulfinch, Thomas; Revised and Greatly Enlarged by Rev. Edward Everett Hale

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books: no datecirca 1900

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: ID293248


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good+ condition. No dustjacket. Slightly musty odour. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 550 pages A reprint of the original book -revised by Edward Everett Hale View more info

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Star Mountain and Other Legends of Mexico

By: Campbell, Camilla

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1968

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID200350


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Dj lightly rubbed. Illustrated by Frederic Marvin. 92 pages Twenty stories that blend fact and legend and touches on various periods of Mexican history. This is a gift edition illustrated by Frederick Marvin. View more info

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The Masks of God: Occidental Mythology

By: Campbell, Joseph

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301096


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 564 pages A systematic and fascinating comparison of the themes that underlie the art, worship, and literature of the Western world. View more info

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The Masks of God: Creative Mythology

By: Campbell, Joseph

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301099


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 730 pages A systematic and fascinating comparison of the themes that underlie the art, worship, and literature of the Western world. View more info

Image for Folklore in America.  Tales, Songs, Superstitions, Proverbs, Riddles, Games, Folk Drama and Folk Festivals.

Folklore in America. Tales, Songs, Superstitions, Proverbs, Riddles, Games, Folk Drama and Folk Festivals.

By: Coffin, Tristram P & Cohen, Hennig (Selected and Edited by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291784


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ has some wear from age and has been taped by previous owner (minimal loss). Dustjacket is price-clipped. 256 pages with 17 Folk Melodies. View more info

Image for The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Mythology An A-Z guide to the myths and legends of the ancient world

The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Mythology An A-Z guide to the myths and legends of the ancient world

By: Cotterell, Arthur and Storm, Rachel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Castle Hill, NSW, Lifetime Distributors: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition (Australia)

Seller ID: ID297570


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good pictorial laminated boards in a Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Colour and black & white illustrations. 512 pages From Greece and Rome to China, India and the Far East. View more info

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Castles by Alan Lee

By: Day, David (Text) & Lee, Alan (artwork); Designed and Edited by David Larkin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Bantam Books: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300611


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good Dustjacket (now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. ). Stunning colour illustrations by Alan Lee. 190 pages Castles of legend, fantasy and myth beautifully recreated by the delicate art work of Alan Lee. View more info

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The Betrayal of Arthur

By: Douglass, Sara

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Pan Macmillan: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301218


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 325 pages Hero or tyrant? An exploration of the Arthurian legend. View more info

Image for The Serpent's Teeth. The Story of Cadmus

The Serpent's Teeth. The Story of Cadmus

By: Farmer, Penelope and Connor, Chris

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID111976


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour illustrations by Chris Connor. Unpaginated View more info

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The Way to Eternity. Egyptian Myth

By: Fleming, Fergus & Lothian, Alan

Price: $14.00

Publisher: USA, Time-Life International: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID293259


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 144 pages This is just one volume in a Time Life Books series called Myth and Mankinf, a culture-by-culture examination of world myth and its historical roots. View more info

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The Illustrated Golden Bough

By: Frazer, Sir James George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1978

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID282958


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy.. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 256 pages A classic study in magic and religion with Mary Douglas as General editor and Abridged and Illustrated by Sabine MacCormack. View more info

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FAERIES Described and Illustrated by Brian Froud and Alan Lee

By: Froud, Brian and Lee, Alan; Edited and Designed by David Larkin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Peacock Press/Bantam Books: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID300698


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Lovely Colour and black & white illustrations by Brian Froud and Alan Lee Unpaginated View more info

Image for Egypt Gods, Myths and Religion

Egypt Gods, Myths and Religion

By: Gahlin, Lucia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Hermes House: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID287657


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 256 pages View more info

Image for The Holy Grail Its Origins, Secrets, & Meaning Revealed

The Holy Grail Its Origins, Secrets, & Meaning Revealed

By: Godwin, Malcolm

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, BCA: 1994

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID297564


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. Some light fingermarking to gold-foil endpapers 255 pages Its origins, secrets and meaning revealed. View more info

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Larousse World Mythology

By: Grimal, Pierre (Edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1974

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: ID301106


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine very lightly faded. Ilustrated with black & white photos and plates and 40 pages of full colour photos and plates. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 600 pages View more info

Image for Legends of Saints and Sinners Collected and Translated from the Irish

Legends of Saints and Sinners Collected and Translated from the Irish

By: Hyde, Douglas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, The Gresham Publishing Company: No Date [1915]

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID298487


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Some mild tanning to page edges. Illustrated with Black and White plates by Noel L. Nisbet. 295 pages + Appendix Part of The Irish Library series. Wonderfully illustrated by in the Pre-Raphaelite style by British painter, Noel Laura Nisbet. View more info