Arthurian Tales from Minotavros Books

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

by Tolkien, J. R. R. And E.V. Gordon [Editors]

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Published
1952
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Very Good
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London: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Dark green cloth, xxvii, 211pp. Frontispiece. Name on ff/ endpaper, some pen notes on pp. xv, a faint damp stain on frontis; wear on outer hinges and corners, o/w a very good copy.
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The Mabinogion

by Jones, Gwyn; Jones, Thomas [translators]

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Published
1974
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Near Fine
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CA$15.11

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London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd, 1974. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo. Everyman's Library #1097. Paperback. xliv, 283 pp., [6 pp. ads]. Damp stain to lower corner, bumping to corners, a few small spots of wear. This translation of the complete Mabinogion presents in modern English eleven Welsh stories that are among the finest flowerings of the Celtic… Read more
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Pendragon: Arthur and His Britain

by Clancy, Joseph P.

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Published
1971
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Near Fine
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CA$18.89

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New York: Praeger Publishers, 1971. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Tan cloth boards with red lettering to spine, red endpapers. viii, 136 p.p. B&W illustrations, incl. frontis. The illustrations accompanying this text are from a manuscript of Lancelot du Lac, written and illuminated in northeastern France at the beginning of the fourteenth century and now M. 805-6… Read more
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Sir Thomas Thumb, or The Wonderful Adventures of a Fairy Knight

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Published
1908
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Near Fine
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CA$30.23

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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1908. Hard Cover. Near Fine. [Fell, Herbert Granville]. 18mo. 156 p.p. Eight colour plates. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and colour pictorial onlay to front board. Hinge cracked at verso of half title and offsetting to half title. Foxing to edges of text block, spine ends bumped. A few light spots of… Read more
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English Literature at the Close of The Middle Ages

by Chambers, E.K.

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Minotavros Books
Published
1964
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Near Fine
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CA$26.45

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Oxford: Oxford at the Claredon Press, 1964. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Oxford History of English Literature Series. [6], 247 p.p. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. Bowing to spine and bumping and rubbing to head, light rubbing to corners. Dust jacket is price clipped and has chips to spine ends, sunning to spine and edges, wear… Read more
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Penninc and Pieter Vostaert: Roman Van Walewein

by Johnson, David F. (edited and Translated by)

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Minotavros Books
Published
1992
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Near Fine
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New York: Garland Publishing Inc, 1992. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Volume 81, Series A, Garland Library of Medieval Literature. lvii, 575 p.p., [4]. Green publisher's cloth with gilt titling to cover and spine. Text is bright and clean. B&W frontis + 3 p.p. manuscript reproductions. Includes select bibliography. Facing translations from Dutch to English. The Jeeste [Tale]… Read more
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The Grail. From Celtic Myth to Christian Symbol

by Loomis, Roger Sherman

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Minotavros Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$75.57

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Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo (large). Original dust jacket. xi, 287 p.p., plus colophon. [3] p.p. illustrations. Heavy sunning to jacket spine and rear cover, with small tears to spine and edges. Blank bookplate taped to front free endpaper. Ghost of bookplate on front fly-leaf. Fore-edge yellowed. Light wear to… Read more
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Medieval Literature and Folklore Studies: Essays in Honor of Francis Lee Utley

by Mandel, Jerome (editor); Rosenberg, Bruce A. (editor)

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Published
1970
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Near Fine
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CA$34.01

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New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1970. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. [viii] 408 p.p. Red cloth with gilt titling on spine, in dust jacket. Dust jacket is clipped, some wear and light staining, chip to front flap. Small stain to rear top corner of board. Otherwise a bright, clean copy.
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British Myths and Legends

by Barber, Richard [editor]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1998
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Near Fine
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London: The Folio Society, 1998. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Lord, John Vernon. 8vo [super]. Original quarter-pictorial cloth with burgundy leather spine. Top edge in burgundy. 708 p.p. Frontispiece, plus [16] illustrations. Classic tales of chivalry, magic, saints and heroes from British Myths and Legends, including Robin Hood, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, the Life of Merlin, Beowulf,… Read more
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Owein or Chwedyl Iarlles y Ffynnawn

by Thomson, R.L. [Editor]

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Published
1986
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Very Good
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Dublin: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1986. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo. Reprint. Red cloth boards with title stamped on spine. cvi, 97 p.p., [1]. Poem in Welsh, with Introduction and Notes in English. Owein or Ywain is one of the earliest known characters in Arthurian Romance. Light rubbing to boards, edges. Slight bruising at spine ends.… Read more
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Legends of King Arthur

by Barber, Richard [editor]

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Minotavros Books
Published
2000
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Fine
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CA$102.02

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London: The Folio Society, 2000. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Pisareu, Roman. 8vo (super). Original illustrated green quarter-cloth with green leather spine. Top edge in green. In green slipcase. 726 p.p. Frontispiece, plus [15] illustrations. Dived into three sections: Arthur, Tristan, and the Holy Grail. Light rubbing to edges, extremities. Binding tight. Interior clean. Scuffs and rubbing to slip case.… Read more
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Legends of the Grail

by Barber, Richard [editor]

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Published
2007
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Fine
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London: The Folio Society, 2007. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo (super). Quarter bound black leather spine over pictorial green cloth boards. Title lettered vertical on spine. Top edge in green. In black slipcase. xxv, 512 p.p. With [12] black and white illustrations including frontispiece. Light rubbing to extremities. Some scuffs to slipcase. Interior clean. A bright copy in fine… Read more
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The History of Cornwall: From the Earliest Records and Traditions, to the Present Time. Comp. by Fortescue Hitchins, Esq. and ed. by Mr. Samuel Drew

by Hitchins, Fortescue [1784-1814]; Samuel, Drew [1765-1833]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1824
Condition
Very Good
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Helston: William Penaluna, 1824. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to (small). In Two Volumes. Calf binding, with gilt tooled border and gilt on spine. Vol. I: vi, 729 p.p. Features [5] plates of illustrations, incl. frontispiece; Vol. II: 710 p.p. With [7] plates of illustrations [1 folding], incl. frontispiece. The Bookplate of E.P. Wilkinson & D.C. Wilkinson in both… Read more
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Idylls of the King [The Story of King Arthur & His court]

by Tennyson, Alfred Lord

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Published
1939
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Fine
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New York: The Illustrated Bookshelf [The Heritage Press], 1939. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Robert Ball. 6.5 x 9.5. In original pictorial slipcase, with illustration of King Arthur on front and rear board, and the sword Excalibur on spine. Top edges of book in red. 289 p.p., [20] illustrations incl. frontispiece, Illustrated endpapers of Arthur & Galahad, and Tristran &… Read more
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The Realms of Arthur

by Miller, Helen Hill

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Minotavros Books
Published
1969
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Fine
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1969. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 235 p.p., 10]] full page illustrations and photographs, with several in-text. Small tears to head and spine of jacket cover. Light wear to boards. Front pastedown endpaper slightly creased, otherwise fine.
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Celtic Myth and Arthurian Romance

by Loomis, Sherman Roger

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Minotavros Books
Published
1993
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As New
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London: Constable, 1993. Hardcover. As New/Fine. 8vo. xii, 371 p.p. Light rubbing to jacket. In fine condition.
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Dutch Romances. Volume III. Five Interpolated Romances from the Lancelot Compilation. [Arthurian Archives X]

by Johnson, David F.; Claassens, Geert H.M. [editors]

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Minotavros Books
Published
2003
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As New
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$188.93

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Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2003. 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 761 p.p. Text in Dutch, with English translation on facing page. Light wear to boards, extremities. Otherwise as new.
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Legends of the Middle Ages. Narrated with Special Reference to Literature and Art

by Guerber, H.A.

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Very Good
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New York: American Book Company. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 5.5 x 7.5. c.1896. Contemporary dark green cloth binding. Title on spine in gilt. 340 p.p., plus12 p.p. ads. [24] plates of illustrations, incl. frontispiece. Bookplate of C.B. Farrar on front pastedown endpaper. Light wear, some soiling to front board. Slight wear and bump to tail of spine. Rubbing… Read more
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New York: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1901. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 16mo. Half-bound tan morocco over yellow marbled boards and matching endpapers. T.E.G. lvi, 509 pp. Gilt cross floury to compartments. Edges rubbed, some cracking to morocco on spine. Ink ownership inscription to flyleaf. Book in near fine condition. Binder's ticket of Blackwell to foot of verso… Read more
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The Mythical Quest. In Search of Adventure, Romance & Enlightenment. [Introduction By Penelope Lively]

by Kerven, Rosalind

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Minotavros Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
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London: Pomegranate Artbooks, 1996. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo (square). ix, 102 p.p. [18] full page colour illustrations, with numerous in-text. Light wear to jacket covers and edges. Some wear to boards, extremities. Light sunning to head of pages, but interior clean, crisp. Otherwise in fine condition. Stories of myths and adventure beautifully retold from the Epic of Gilgamesh, The… Read more
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