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The Immortals

by Parker, Derek (With Julia Parker.)

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London: Barrie & Jenkins [0-214-20283-6] 1976. (4to) 208pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, illustrations, photographs, further reading, index. (Folklore, Devils, Faeries, Fairy Tales, Gods).
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Burl Ives' Tales of America

by Ives, Burl (Illustrations by Helen Borten.)

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Cleveland: World Publishing Company 1954, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 305pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrated title page, illustrations. The dust jacket is lightly edgeworn, chipped, and faded on the spine. Illustrations by Helen Borten. Locale: United States. (Folklore).
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Fredericton: Brunswick Press [0-88790-106-9] 1979, 3rd printing. (Trade paperback) 132pp. Very good plus. Illustrations, photographs, glossary. The spine has a few reading creases. Locale: Atlantic Provinces; Canada; New Brunswick. (Folklore, Folk Tales--New Brunswick, Legends--New Brunswick).
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Celtic Fairy Tales

by Jacobs, Joseph (editor) (Illustrations by John D. Batten.)

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9781851703623
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London: Bracken Books [1-85170-362-4] 1992, reprint. (Hardcover) 234pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Illustrations. Illustrations by John D. Batten. (Folklore).
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Egyptian Mythology

by [Author not named]

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London: Paul Hamlyn [1965], 2nd printing. (4to) 153pp. Very good in good to very good dust jacket. Illustrations, color plates, decorated endpapers, decorated cloth cover, index. Previous owner's inscription, closed tears on dust jacket, and the dust jacket is price-clipped. Translated by Delano Ames. Locale:. (Mythology, Legends, Religion).
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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press [0-8032-5079-7] [no date]. (Trade paperback) 310pp. Very good. Notes, musical notation, diagrams, index. Lightly soiled on the edges and there is a previous owner's name on the inside front cover. "First published in 1892, Blackfoot Lodge Tales is based on George Bird Grinnell's extensive personal knowledge of the three… Read more
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Living the Moment; A Sacred Journey

by Secretan, Lance H.K.

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9780969456117
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Alton: Thaler Corp, Inc. [0-9694561-1-5] 1992. (Hardcover) 56pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Orange cloth with gilt lettering and cover decoration. Color illustrations. "Various traditions, Native and non-Native, are blended in this tale of a search for a life recipe. Blend and search are both successful - this is a charming, even elegant,… Read more
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Chicago: Sage Books [0-8040-0545-1] 1972, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 160pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Signed with an inscription by the author. Illustrations, notes, appendices. "By themselves the Great Plains are an exaggeration in geography - freezing cold, blisteringly hot, dust dry, wallowing in mud, windy, still, infinitely flat to the eye, ceaselessly… Read more
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New York: Harper & Row [0-06-096350-6] [1988]. (Folio paperback) 126pp. Near fine. Color photographs, color illustrations, appendix, index. (Mythology, Atlases, Mysticism).
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The Romance of King Arthur

by Author not named] (Illustrations by Arthur Rackham.)

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9781858911120
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London: Studio Editions [1-85891-112-5] 1994. (Hardcover) 517pp. Very good in very good plus dust jacket. Black and white and color illustrations, glossary. A slight twist in the spine. "Of all the heroes of Celtic myth, King Arthur has remained the favourite. From the moment he pulls the sword Excalibur from its stone, his story… Read more
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Green Fairy Book

by Lang, Andrew (Edited by Brian Alderson; Illustrations by Antony Maitland.)

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9780670354207
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London: Kestrel / Viking [0-670-35420-1] 1978. (Hardcover) 408pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to the spine. Frontispiece, illustrations, appendix, notes. Lightly edgeworn, the front cover has a minor soil mark and pin-prick, and some pages are dog-eared. "In this new edition of the Green Fairy Book you… Read more
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The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm

by Grimm, Jacob Ludwig Carl (With Wilhelm Carl Grimm.) (Illustrations by Arthur Rackham.)

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London: Folio Society 2006. (4to in slipcase) 319pp. Near fine. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and illustrations to the cover and spine in near fine blue slipcase. Top edge stained dark blue, illustrated endpapers, frontispiece, illustrated title page, black and white and color illustrations. The bottoms of the spine and corners are very lightly edgeworn… Read more
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New York: Bramhall House [copyright date 1962], later printing. (Hardcover) 512pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Appendix. Lightly edgeworn. A rendition in modern idiom. Book about King Arthur. Introduction by Robert Graves. Translated by Keith Baines. (Mythology, Arthurian Romances, Chivalry, Knights of the Round Table).
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The Golden Bough; A Study in Magic and Religion

by Frazer, James George

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New York: Macmillan Company 1951, book club edition. (Hardcover) 864pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Notes. Lightly edgeworn and the dust jacket has a small piece missing from the center of the spine. One-volume abridged edition. (Mythology, Magic, Mythology, Nature, Religion).
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The Golden Bough; A Study in Magic and Religion

by Frazer, James George

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London: MacMillan and Co 1923, 3rd printing. (Hardcover) 756pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Blue cloth with gilt decoration and lettering. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Index. Lightly edgeworn. Abridged edition. (Mythology, Magic, Mythology, Nature, Religion).
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Tales from the Igloo

by Metayer, Maurice (editor) (Illustrations by Agnes Nanogak.)

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9780888300621
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Edmonton: Hurtig [0-88830-062-X] 1972. (Trade paperback) 127pp. Very good. Color illustrations. Covers are lightly toned. Illustrations by Agnes Nanogak. Foreword by Al Purdy. Translated by Maurice Metayer. Locale: Arctic / Polar. (Folklore, Copper Eskimos, Eskimos, Inuit, Legends, Indian, Short Stories).
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New York: Gramercy Books [0-517-27415-9] 1979. (Hardcover) 957pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Illustrations, maps, charts, dictionary, index. Illustrated edition. Includes The Age of Chivalry, The Age of Fable & Legends of Charlemagne. (Mythology, Folklore, Legends).
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The Story of Siegfried

by Baldwin, James (Illustrations by Peter Hurd.)

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9780684207322
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons [0-684-20732-X] 1959. (Small 4to) 279pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Top edge stained yellow, color frontispiece, color illustrations, notes. An old price sticker on the back panel of the dust jacket. "The story of Siegfried, or Sigurd, is told in the sagas of many Northern… Read more
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Legends of the Grail

by Barber, Richard

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London: Folio Society 2007. (Hardcover in slipcase) 512pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Black half-leather with illustrated covers in a near fine black slipcase. Top edge stained green, frontispiece, illustrations, sources. There is a previous owner's blind stamp on the title page and the slipcase is slightly bumped and rubbed. "The Grail is a… Read more
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The Golden Fleece

by Graves, Robert (Illustrations by Grahame Baker.)

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London: Folio Society 2003. (Hardcover in slipcase) 433pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Turquoise cloth with black and gilt decorations in a fine teal slipcase. Map endpapers, color frontispiece and illustrations. "Robert Graves wrote the fictional prose narrative ('novel' might be too confining a term) of the Golden Fleece between November 1943 and July… Read more
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