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The Crock of Gold

by James Stephens ; illustrations by Thomas Mackenzie

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1926
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Very Good
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$8.50

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New York, New York: Macmillan Company, 1926. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Sold as a terrific reading copy with the original MacKenzie color illustrations and black and white intertextual vignettes.Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 228 pages + 12 color plates, gilt tiles on green cloth. A very good (minus) clean, sturdy volume with light exterior soiling and some darkening to… Read more
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Dictionary of Classical Mythology

by J. E. Zimmerman

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good / Very Good
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$17.50

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New York, New York: Harper & Row, 1964. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 300 pages, black cloth; previous owner's signature on front endpaper. A very good, clean, hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, with light yellowing to fore-edges and a small stain on the lower… Read more
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The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion (abridged in one volume)

by James George Frazer

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
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$8.40

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New York, New York: Macmillan and Company, 1979. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, xiv + 752 pages, red cloth. A near fine, clean hardcover edition with minor shelf wear, light soiling to the top fore-edge; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. Without dust jacket. A terrific reading copy.
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Greek Gods, Human Lives: What We Can Learn from Myths

by Mary Lefkowitz

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
2003
Condition
Fine / Near Fine
ISBN
9780300101454
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$10.00

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New York, New York: Yale University Press, 2003. Hardcover--quarter cloth, paper over boards. Fine / Near Fine. Inscribed by the author on the title page "for Dan, best wishes, Mary.' Quarto, 101/4" tall, 288 pages, brown quarter cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with slight shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white.… Read more
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Orpington, Kent, England: George Allen, 1874. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Single volume. Octavo, 8 2/3" tall, xi + 208 pages; decorative blue leather, gilt fore-edges; marbled endpapers. A good, clean volume overall with moderate shelf wear, but, leather backstrip at the spine chipped and loose, gilt spine titles dim on spine, front cover broken loose, rubbing through to the boards… Read more
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$20.00
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The Hat-Shaking Dance, and other tales from the Gold Coast (Africa)

by Harold Courlander; with Albert Kofi Prempeh; illustrated by Enrico Arno

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1957
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$6.00

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New York, New York: Harcourt Brace, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 115 pages, rose cloth. A near fine, clean hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good dust jacket with several short edge tears and light wear to fore-tips, with price clipped.
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Gotter und Mythen im vorderen Orient: Worterbuch der Mythologie - Band 1

by Hans Wilhelm Haussig

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$76.00

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Stuttgart, Germany: Ernst Klett, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 9 2/3" tall, xii + 601 pages + 8 b&w plates, black cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover overall with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white, with the previous owner's name on the front endpaper. Lacking dust… Read more
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Index to Fairy Tales, Myths, and Legends: supplement

by Mary Huse Eastman

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$7.60

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Boston, Massachusetts: F.W. Faxon Company, 1937. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. An ex-library copy with markings to the spine, endpapers and title page. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, xi + 566 pages, red cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, papr white.
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Index to Fairy Tales, 1949 - 1972: including Folklore, Legends and Myths in Collections

by Norma Olin Ireland

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780873051019
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$7.60

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Westwood, Massachusetts: F.W. Faxon Company, 1973. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. An ex-library copy with markings to the spine, endpapers and title page. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, xxxviii + 741 pages, , red cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, papr white.
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Heat and Lust: Hesiod's Midsummer Festival Scene Revisited (Greek Studies)

by J.C.B. Petropoulos

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780847679010
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$6.60

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Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, 1994. Hardcover. Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 115 pages, black boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white.
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The Arthurian Legends: An Illustrated Anthology

by Richard Barber

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1993
Condition
Fine/Fine
ISBN
9780880290500
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$7.60

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New York, New York: Barnes & Noble, 1993. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Quarto, 9 1/2" tall, 224 pages, maroon boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with minimal shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white, In a fine dust jacket.
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The Troy Town Tale

by Guy Ottewell

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780934546386
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$9.40

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Greenville, South Carolina: Universal Workshop / Furman Univeristy, 1999. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tal, 410 pages, maroon cloth with silver lettering and decoration. Retelling the events of the Trojan War. A near fine, clean hardcover first edition with minimal shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white. Lacking dust jacket.
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Three Apples Fell From Heaven: Armenian Tales Retold [signed]

by Virginia A. Tashjian; Illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$48.00

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Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Signed by author on the half-title page and with brief inscription to previous owner. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 76 pages, rose colored paper over boards; b&w and color illustrations. A near fine, clean hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper… Read more
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