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Stories from Ovid's Metamorphoses

By Ovid; Bond John; Walpole, Arthur S.

New York: The MacMillan Company, 1898 This is a small collection of stories from Metamorphoses, text in Latin. Includes notes and vocabulary. Book is in good condition with some light pencil marks, edgewear, faded and worn spine, wear, soil and owner's name. 97 pages, 6 x 4.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$14.99

Romance and Legend of Chivarly

By Moncrieff, A. R. Hope

London: Bracken Books, 1986. Part of the Myths and Legends series, this book looks at romace and legends from the age of chivalry, Book is in very good with light wear and "Bound in genuine bonded leather" sticker on the cover. Leather. 439 pages, 8.5 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$9.49

Classical Myths in English Literature

By Norton, Dan S.; Rushton, Peters

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1960 This book takes a look at Classical Myths and their role in English literature. Book is in good condition wth light foxing to the foredge and light soil. 444 indexed pages, 8 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$7.49

China and Japan

By Mackenzie, Donald

Avenel, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Outlet, 1987 A collection of Chinese and Japanese myths and legends from the Dawn of Civilization to The Dragon Slayer and His Rival. Book is in very good condition with light foxing, jacket is in good condition with wear and soil. 404 indexed pages, 9 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Yes.

$3.45

TALES OF THE HEROIC AGES: SALAMMBO, THE MAID OF CARTHAGE

By Ragozin, Zenaide A.

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1900 This antique hardcover book is bound in gray-brown cloth boards, with gilt, black and green decoration and lettering on the front and spine. Cover soiled and worn; spine slightly cocked; page edges soiled. Writing on front inner board; most inner pages clean. Illustrated with black-and-white plates, this tale is adapted from Flaubert's novel. 381 pages; approx. 5"x7".. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Frontispiece.

$15.00

ATLANTIS: THE LOST CONTINENT

By Carrington, Hereward

Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1948 This book is bound in tan paper cover with brown lettering. Cover, pages browned, edgeworn. This book looks at evidence of the existence of the lost city of Atlantis. 32 pages; approx. 5"x7".. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$19.00

The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche

By Pater, Walter

New York: The Heritage Press, 1951 This 7.5 x 10 hardcover has 64 pages. The greek myth of cupid and psyche. Book is in good condition with browned pages, wear and soil.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$4.95

THE MINOR TRADITIONS OF BRITISH MYTHOLOGY

By Spence, Lewis

London: Rider and Company, 1948 a lifetime's research of the origin and nature of the spirits, mermaids, giants, dragons, demons, and other spuernatural beings of Great Britain. appx 6"x9" hardcover with dustjacket. 176 pages. black and white illustrated frontispece. mild foxing at page edges, rest of book looks clean, with solid binding. DJ rubbed with edgewear, soil and some minor spots-now in mylar.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by None. 6"x9".

$35.00

LEGENDS AND ROMANCES OF SPAIN

By Spence, Lewis

New York: Farrar and Rinehart, 1931. This antique hardcover book is bound in dark green cloth boards with paste-down labels on the front and spine. Ex-lib.; mild lib. markings. Spine is darkened with marks, some edgewear; sticker remnant on front cover; some pencil marks within (mostly to endpapers), but most inner pages clean. No date of publication; ca. 1931 or thereabouts. Illustrated with color and black-and-white plates by Otway McCannell, this is a book for young readers of Spanish folk tales and stories from literature retold by Spence, including the stories of El Cid and Don Quixote. 405 pages; approx. 6"x9".. Ex-Library. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Otway McCannell.

$6.99

OEDIPUS MYTH AND COMPLEX

By Mullahy, Patrick

New York: Hermitage Press, 1948 Orange & black cover with white lettering & decoration. 538 pgs 5.5'x8' This book looks at the my of Oedipus and the complex named for it. Book is in good condition with owner's name, browned pages, wear and soil, jacket is in fair condition with edgewear, faded spine, creases, tears, and soil-now in mylar.. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. Illus. by None.

$4.49