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Rare Mythology Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

If you are passionate about mythology, you should definitely peruse the rare mythology books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. There are some truly remarkable rare mythology books available, and many of them come complete with gorgeous illustrations and ornate, unusual bindings. There is a wide variety of topics explored in the rare mythology books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room, and any of these books would surely increase the value of your rare and antique book collection.

Le imagini de i dei de gli antichi nelle quali si contengono gl'idoli, riti, ceremonie, & altre cose appartenenti alla religione de gli antichi by Cartari, Vincenzo

First ILLUSTRATED edition. Very good copy. Very scarce Valgrisi edition. Complete [36], 566 [i. e. 560] pp. 88 full-page engraved copperplates. Ex libris. Few contemporary marks/annotations. …

From Caelestica Rare Books


The Myths of Mexico & Peru by SPENCE, Lewis

1913 Myths of Mexico & Peru Inca Mayan Quetzalcoatl Legend MAP Color Illustrated James Lewis Spence was a Scottish journalist, poet, and author. He was Vice-President of the Scottish Anthropological and Folklore Society. He compiled "A Dictionary of Myth…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Myths & Legends of Babylonia & Assyria by Lewis Spence

Lewis Spence - Myths & Legends of Babylonia & Assyria; with eight plates in colour by Evelyn Paul and thirty-two other illustrations - London, George G. Harrap & Company, 1916 - First Edition - Hardcover - 412pp - 22x15 cmCondition Good: Cover has a whit…

From MagicWorldBooks


De monstris et Monstrosis, quam Mirabilis, Bonus et Iustus in Mundo Administrando, sit Deus, Monstrantibus by Stengel, Georg

Ingolstadt: Gregorium Haenlin, Sumtu Ioannis Wagneri, 1647. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Bound in full vellum with yapp edges. Two paper labels hand lettered, plus faded early hand lettering on spine. Remnants of ties on front and rear covers. […

From Minotavros Books


The Druids: A Study in Keltic Prehistory by Kendrick, T.D

London: Methuen, 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Orig. purple cloth with Methuen imprint, but title-page is a cancel, giving "R.V. Coleman, New York." U.S. editions issued in different binding, xiv, 227. Illustrated. Some newsp…

From Minotavros Books


The Chinese Dragon by L Newton Hayes

Original 1922 Very Good First se story of the Dragon in roads folklore and roof Pagodas Printed and published in Shanghai pre-World War II China Referenced in John Michell View over Atlantis here in original edition, See our scans.…

From Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books


Aesop For Children by Winter, Milo

DUST JACKET ONLY. NO BOOK IS INCLUDED The Aesop For Children (1919 unclipped Rand McNally Dust Jacket Only) RARE! 27 X 11 7/8 Orange First Edition unclipped DUST JACKET ONLY. dimensions are: 27 X 11 7/8 (fits volume 9 3/4 X 11 7/8) Original price $2.00, …

From Mary Riversong Books


Sibyllinorum Oraculorum Libri VIII - [Sibylline Oracles, Book Eight] by Castellio, Sebastian (Translator)

Joannes Oporinis, Basil. Good. 1555. First Edition: First Printing. Hard Cover. Ex-Libris: KB#011166: Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Text is in Greek and Latin Languages on facing pages, with woodcut initials on beginning p…



Opera Omnia Germanica, das ist christliche, andächtige Betrachtungen und Ubungen, in der Liebe Gottes und deß Nächsten: Hiebevor in Lateinischer Spraach beschrieben... Jetzo aber... in das Teutsche vbersetzt by DREXEL, Jeremias

1645 Jeremias Drexel Jesuit Germanica Catholic Illustrated Esoteric Art Binding "All wizards and witches are the professed and sworn enemies of God. O prince, O King, let not witches live!" (Clark) – Jeremias Drexel Jeremias Drexel was a 17th-century …

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs by Ga'g, Wanda

Exlib. SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS. Good- Condition/ Good- Condition DJ. 1938. Coward-McCann, Inc. First Edition, 18th Impression Thus. A clean, solid copy. The beloved tale as the Grimm Brothers set it down, accompanied by perfect pictures." Translat…

From Mary Riversong Books


The Cat in the Mysteries of Religion and Magic by M. Oldfield Howey

M. Oldfield Howey - The Cat in the Mysteries of Religion and Magic - London, Rider & Co, 1930 - First Edition - Hardcover - 254pp - 23x16 cmCondition Good: Publishers stamp and erased name on title page. Book shows some signs of use, binding has a small s…

From MagicWorldBooks


Smith Of Wootton Major by Tolkien, J. R.R

SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR: 1967 American First Edition, Stated First Printing. RARE THUS . EXLIB. Has library bookplate and some tape goo on it. Please see our photos. Good/Good Condition unclipped original dust jacket. Front flap price: $1.95. A clean, sol…

From Mary Riversong Books


Le Museum de Florence by Francois-Anne David

3 volumes of French engraver F.A. David's depiction of the gems, engraved stones and statues in the collection of the Medicis, Grand Dukes of Tuscany, at the Museum of Florence.All copperplates drawn and engraved by Francois-Anne David with explanations b…

From Florilegius


The Princess And The Goblin by MacDonald, George

721George MacDonald. The Princess And The Goblin.1920 David McKay Newbery Classics Edition, ILLUSTRATED BY AMERICAN ARTIST JESSIE WILLCOX SMITH. FIRST EDITION THUS. Hardcover. Jessie Willcox Smith full color paper pastedown label on front board is in nice…

From Mary Riversong Books



Amsterdam [i.e. London]: Printed for, and sold by, J. Weitstein, [1790?]. 8vo. [22.5 cm.] iv, 184 pages. Original boards recently rebacked in calf with leather spine label stamped in gold. Front free endpaper is a fairly inconspicuous replacement u…

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