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cover of Mythologies of the Ancient World

Mythologies of the Ancient World

by Samuel Noah Kramer (ed.)

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Published
1961
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Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Anchor / Doubleday, New York, 1961. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 12mo - between 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 480 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine cocked, creased and faded. Edges slightly browned and marked. Covers slightly creased. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Ancient (BC); History.… Read more
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cover of A Witch's Natural History

A Witch's Natural History

by Giles Watson

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Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine Condition
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781909602007
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$17.55

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Troy Books, London, 2013. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 174 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Occasional creasing to page corners. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Magic, Paranormal & Occult; Myths, Legends & Folklore. ISBN: 1909602000. ISBN/EAN: 9781909602007. Pictures of this item not already… Read more
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cover of Folkways in Thomas Hardy

Folkways in Thomas Hardy

by Ruth A. Firor

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Published
1962
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
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Perpetua / A. S. Barnes & Co, New York, 1962. Later Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. x + 357pp. Binding split in one place. Spine cocked and creased. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and marked. Occasional creasing to page corners. Covers creased. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped… Read more
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cover of Legends of Old Cracow

Legends of Old Cracow

by Ewa Basiura & Krzysztof Zarzycki

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First English Language Edition
ISBN
9788390153100
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Krowoderskich Zuchow, Krakow, 1994. First English Language Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 92 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Edges slightly marked. Covers slightly marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Poland; Genealogy & Local History. ISBN: 8390153106. ISBN/EAN: 9788390153100. Pictures of this… Read more
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cover of The Ghosts of Borley: Annals of the Haunted Rectory

The Ghosts of Borley: Annals of the Haunted Rectory

by Paul Tabori and Peter Underwood

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780715361184
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$25.07

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David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 240 pp. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly marked, with one small tear. Previous owner's name sticker. Edges slightly foxed and browned. The first complete record of the unique Borley Rectory hauntings, detailing all the… Read more
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cover of Percy Jackson and the Greek Heroes

Percy Jackson and the Greek Heroes

by Rick Riordan

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Published
2015
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First UK Edition
ISBN
9780141355429
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$18.80

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Puffin / Penguin, UK, 2015. First UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First impression. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". x + 516pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket slightly creased. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science Fiction… Read more
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cover of Hans Andersen&#39;s Fairy Tales

Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

by Hans Andersen

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Facsimile Edition
ISBN
9780340258071
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$15.04

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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1981. Facsimile Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: W. Heath Robinson. Size: 4to <12". xii + 290pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine slightly faded. Edges slightly browned and marked. Illustrator: W. Heath Robinson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Fiction. ISBN: 0340258071.… Read more
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cover of Le Morte D&#39;Arthur in Two Volumes (Complete)

Le Morte D'Arthur in Two Volumes (Complete)

by Thomas Malory

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Published
1956
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Everyman's Library Edition reprint
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$10.03

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Dent, London, 1956. Everyman's Library Edition reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". xxxviii + 401 / xvi + 411pp. 2-volume set (complete). Rear hinge of Vol 2 cracked. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Top edge gilt in good condition. Corners… Read more
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cover of Cuneiform Parallels to the Old Testament

Cuneiform Parallels to the Old Testament

by Robert William Rogers (trans. & ed.)

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Published
1912
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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$94.02

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Eaton & Mains, New York, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. Inscribed by Author. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xxii + 567pp. Rear hinge cracked. Crude cloth repair to top of spine. Spine faded with chip to base. Previous owner's book-plate laid in (Prof. J. Rendel Harris). Edges browned. Top edge gilt in… Read more
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cover of Fantastic Metamorphoses, Other Worlds. Ways of Telling the Self

Fantastic Metamorphoses, Other Worlds. Ways of Telling the Self

by Marina Warner

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780198187264
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$31.34

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Oxford University Press, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xvi + 264pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Dust jacket has one small tear. Previous owner's signature in ink. Originally given as part of the Clarendon Lectures in English, 2001. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight:… Read more
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cover of Aesop&#39;s Fables

Aesop's Fables

by Aesop, Croxall, La Fontaine and L'Estrange

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Published
1893
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
Popular Edition
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$62.68

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Cassell, London, 1893. Popular Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library). Illustrator: Ernest Griset. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". viii + 422pp. Front hinge cracked. Spine faded. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. All edges gilt in good condition. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Covers slightly marked. Corners bumped. Illustrator: Ernest Griset.… Read more
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cover of The House of Horus at Edfu: Ritual in an Ancient Egyptian Temple

The House of Horus at Edfu: Ritual in an Ancient Egyptian Temple

by Barbara Watterson

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780752414058
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$75.22

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Tempus, Stroud, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 158 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly creased. Edges browned slightly. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; Egypt; Ancient (BC); Myths, Legends & Folklore. ISBN: 0752414054. ISBN/EAN: 9780752414058. Pictures of this item not… Read more
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cover of Historic Worcestershire: Worcestershire Historical, Biographical, Traditional, Legendary and Romantic

Historic Worcestershire: Worcestershire Historical, Biographical, Traditional, Legendary and Romantic

by W. Salt Brassington

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Published
1894
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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$25.07

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Midland Educational Company, Birmingham, 1894. First Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Good Condition (ex-library). Size: 4to <12". xxiv + 329pp. Hinges cracked. Split to top of front joint. Edges browned. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Covers marked. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Genealogy & Local History; England; Myths, Legends… Read more
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cover of Mankind in Amnesia

Mankind in Amnesia

by Immanuel Velikovsky

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First UK Edition
ISBN
9780283988448
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$37.61

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Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1982. First UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Near Fine. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xiv + 225pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear. Top edge foxed. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped… Read more
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cover of Classic Fairy Tales

Classic Fairy Tales

by Hans Christian Andersen

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Published
2012
Condition
New Book
Edition
Later Edition
ISBN
9781435142145
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$31.34

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Barnes & Noble, New York, 2012. Later Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). New Book. Illustrator: Dugald Stewart Walker and Hans Tegner. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 712 pp. Shrink-wrapped. Illustrator: Dugald Stewart Walker and Hans Tegner. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 1435142144. ISBN/EAN: 9781435142145. Pictures of this item… Read more
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cover of Tales of the Dervishes: Teaching-stories of the Sufi Masters Over the Past Thousand Years

Tales of the Dervishes: Teaching-stories of the Sufi Masters Over the Past Thousand Years

by Idries Shah

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition reprint
ISBN
9780900860478
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$12.54

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Octagon Press, London, 1993. Later Edition reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 222 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Dust jacket has faded spine. Edges foxed and browned. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Magic, Paranormal & Occult.… Read more
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cover of The Arabian Nights

The Arabian Nights

by Amabel Williams-Ellis

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Published
1957
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Thus
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$18.80

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Blackie, London, 1957. First Thus. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Pauline Diana Baynes. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 348 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Covers marked. Corners bumped. Illustrator: Pauline Diana Baynes. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1… Read more
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cover of Laxdaela Saga

Laxdaela Saga

by Magnus Magnusson and Hermann Palsson (trans.)

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780140442182
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$6.27

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Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1987. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 267 pp. Binding firm. Edges slightly browned and marked. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Maps at rear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: History; Iceland; Medieval 10th to 15thc; Myths, Legends & Folklore. ISBN: 0140442189. ISBN/EAN: 9780140442182. Pictures… Read more
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cover of Lord Halifax&#39;s Ghost Book: A Collection of Stories of Haunted Houses, Apparitions and Supernatural Occurrences

Lord Halifax's Ghost Book: A Collection of Stories of Haunted Houses, Apparitions and Supernatural Occurrences

by Charles Lindley Wood, Lord Halifax

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Published
1936
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
Second Edition
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$25.07

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Geoffrey Bles, London, 1936. Second Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. viii + 244pp. Front joint split, with spine coming away from front board. Spine slightly cocked. Endpapers browned slightly, text block clean. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges browned. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Covers… Read more
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cover of The Tree of Life: Selections from the Literature of the World&#39;s Religions

The Tree of Life: Selections from the Literature of the World's Religions

by Ruth Smith (ed.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1942
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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$18.80

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Viking, New York, 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Boris Artzybasheff. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 496 pp. Front hinge cracking. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned and marked. Ex-library, with minimal stamps and markings. Covers slightly marked. Corners bumped. Illustrator: Boris Artzybasheff. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram.… Read more
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