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Bluenose Magic; Popular Beliefs and Superstitions in Nova Scotia

by Creighton, Helen (Ed.)

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
2004
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781551094878
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$20.00

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Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, Limited, 2004 Colour cover paperback. No writing. Faint tea stains on front edges and one index page. 312 pp. with index.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Women, Androgynes, and Other Mythical Beasts

by O'Flaherty, Wendy Doniger

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1982
Condition
Good Plus
ISBN
9780226618500
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$18.00

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982 Blue illustrated cover paperback. Introduction. Sexual fluids. Gods and Goddesses in Opposition. Cows and Mares. Androgynes. 382 pp. with index and glossary, plus 8 plates.. Soft Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Baua Devi, et al. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Gilgamesh; Man's First Story

by Bryson, Bernarda

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Stated
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$40.00

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New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston Brown cloth on boards. One tiny tear head of DJ. Lucky the studious young child who learns of Gilgamesh through this lovely book ! Undated, but post-1965. (DJ may have been clipped.)112 pp. A whisper of foxing on bottom corner edges.. First Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good Minus. Illus. by The Author.… Read more
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Greek Mythology, Systematized

by Scull, S. A.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1880
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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$50.00

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Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1880 Brown cloth on boards with Zeus of Otricoli in gilt. No writing or foxing. Line drawings, page numbers, date, and publisher identify the First Edition. 397 pp. with index.. First. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Uncredited Line Drawings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Havelok and Sir Orfeo

by Montagu, Robert (Ed.)

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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$20.00

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Leicester, England: Edmund Ward (Publishers) Ltd., 1954 Blue paper on boards. DJ is price-clipped. Two romances of the Middle Ages, one between the Prince of Denmark and the Princess of England, and the other between Orpheus and Eurydice. It is translated by Robert Montagu. 118 pp.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus to Very Good.… Read more
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The Gods of Greece

by Stassinopoulos, Arianna and Beny, Roloff

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First ( No Additional printings)
ISBN
9780771012037
Item Price
$15.00

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, Limited, 1983 Original black cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. A study of 14 ancient gods of the Greeks, illustrated by the matchless photographs of Roloff Beny, which are enough to tempt one to believe in them ! 216 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. ISBN 0-7710-1203-9.. First ( No Additional printings). Hard… Read more
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