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Land of the Dragon: Chinese Myth

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life Books: 1999

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01038950

ISBN: 0705436039

Condition: Fine


A volume of Time-Life's 'Myth and Mankind' series. View more info

Realm of the Rising Sun: Japanese Myth

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life Books: 2000

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01038952

ISBN: 0705436632

Condition: Fine


A volume of Time-Life's 'Myth and Mankind' series. View more info

Aesop's Fables

By: Aesop

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, The Franklin Library: 1982

Seller ID: 01115942

Condition: Fine


Ornate gilt titles on black leatherette. 193pp, gilt-edged. View more info

Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap:

Edition: Nd (ca. 1950s)

Seller ID: 01029346

Condition: Very Good


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Hans Christian Andersen: The Complete Fairy Tales and Stories

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Anchor Books: 1983

Edition: Later Printing (18th)

Seller ID: 01104625

ISBN: 0385189516

Condition: Near Fine


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Parabola, Vol. 24, No. 4 (Nov. 1999)

By: Appelbaum, David, ed.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Eastern News: 1999

Seller ID: 01031421

Condition: Near Fine


Quarterly journal of the Society for the Study of Myth and Tradition, Inc. Feature issue on Evil, with striking cover of Darth Maul from Star Wars, Phantom Menace. Articles by Martin Buber, Victor E. Frankl, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Christopher Isherwood, etal. View more info

The Laxdoela Saga

By: Arent, Margaret, Ed.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: University of Washington Press/The American-Scandinavian Foundation: 1964

Seller ID: 01116680

Condition: Very Good


White titles on blue cloth. 210pp. Top edge of front board slightly faded. Dust jacket is edgeworn, with a small chip and minor loss on top front edge. Presentable within new Brodart sleeve. View more info

Sagas of the Norsemen: Viking and German Myth

By: Auerbach, Loren, and Jacqueline Simpson

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life Books: 1993

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 01112948

ISBN: 0705435334

Condition: Fine


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The Holy Grail: Imagination and Belief

By: Barber, Richard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 2004

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01101620

ISBN: 0674013905

Condition: Near Fine


Richard Barber traces the history of the legends surrounding the Holy Grail, beginning with Chr├ętien de Troyes's great romances of the twelfth century and the medieval Church's religious version of the secular ideal. He pursues the myths through Victorian obsessions and enthusiasms to the popular bestsellers of the late twentieth century that have embraced its mysteries. 488pp. View more info

The Goddess: Myths and Stories

By: Barker-Revell, Linda

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Smithmark: 1997

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01101564

ISBN: 0765110253

Condition: Very Good


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The Roads of Home: Lanes and Legends of New Jersey

By: Beck, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press: 1984

Seller ID: 01112936

ISBN: 081351018X

Condition: Very Good (small faults)


"None of this is orderly, store-bought legend or folklore. This is the way people talk, sought out and recorded by one who loves both the people and the talk." (The New York Times). 289pp. Two tiny dings on top edge of front cover. Corner tip crease on back cover. View more info

The Dictionary of World Myth

By: Bently, Peter, ed.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Facts on File: 1995

Seller ID: 01101662

ISBN: 0816033005

Condition: Fine


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The Hungry Woman: Myths and Legends of the Aztecs

By: Bierhorst, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1984

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01084988

ISBN: 0688027660

Condition: VG-


Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket rear. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, taped to boards. View more info

The Mythology of South America

By: Bierhorst, John

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1988

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01101821

ISBN: 0688067220

Condition: Fine


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The Mythology of North America

By: Bierhorst, John

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1985

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01101822

ISBN: 0688041450

Condition: Fine


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The Mythology of Mexico and Central America

By: Bierhorst, John

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1990

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01101823

ISBN: 0688067212

Condition: Fine


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The Hungry Woman: Myths and Legends of the Aztecs

By: Bierhorst, John, ed.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Quill: 1984

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01008232

ISBN: 0688123015

Condition: Very Good


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A Treasury of Western Folklore

By: Botkin, B.A., ed.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1951

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01038358

Condition: Very Good (small faults)


Gilt titles on red brown cloth. 806pp. Bumped on bottom front edge and corner. View more info

A Treasury of New England Folklore: Stories, Ballads, and Traditions of Yankee Folk

By: Botkin, B.A., ed.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, American Legacy Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 01118107

ISBN: 0517679779

Condition: Near Fine


Gilt titles/color paste-on on deep blue cloth. 618pp. View more info

Many Moons: The Myth and Magic, Fact and Fantasy of Our Nearest Heavenly Body

By: Brueton, Diana

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Prentice Hall Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01029138

ISBN: 0671768018

Condition: VG+


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