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Mythology, Folklore, Legends

Mythology, Folklore, Legends

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Guide to B.C. Indian Myth and Legend: A Short History of Myth-Collecting and a Survey of Published Texts , MAUD, Ralph
81 MAUD, Ralph Guide to B.C. Indian Myth and Legend: A Short History of Myth-Collecting and a Survey of Published Texts
Vancouver Talonbooks Ltd 1982 0889221898 / 9780889221895 First Printing Printed Wraps Good VG, or Better  Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A short history of myth-collecting and a survey of published texts. 218pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy. Tight, square binding. Faint crease to spine. Weight, 290g.  
Price: 9.50 USD
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82 MAURY, Curt Folk Origins of Indian Art
New York Columbia Univ Press 1969 023103198X / 9780231031981 First Edition Cloth VG+ Lacking Dustjacket Hardcover Oblong Quarto 
The Folk origins of Indian, Hindu Art. 245 p. illus. (part col.), map. 23 x 29 cm.Bright,clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Slight wear only to the red cloth at the tips of the corners. Weight, 1,06kg. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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83 MAUS, Hansjorg Faust: Eine Deutsche Legende
Munchen Meyster 1980 3705760017 / 9783705760011 First Edition Cloth Fine  About Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
German language text. 295pp, illustrated, illustrated endpapers. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Near new condition. Weight, 748g.  
Price: 9.50 USD
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84 McCURDY, Edward A Literary Enigma: The Canadian Boat Song, Its Authorship and Associations
Stirling Eneas Mackay 1935 First Edition Cloth Very Good No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Treatise on the possible origin meaning etc of the old Canadian folk song 'The Canadian Boat Song'. 112pp. Bright, fresh interior with a sound binding. Unmarked. Minor wear to extremities of cloth. Weight, 275g. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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85 MONCRIEFF, A. R. Hope Romance & Legend of Chivalry
London Mystic Press 1987 1-85170-011-0 / 9781851700110 First Mystic Printing Cloth, Gilt Titles As New About Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Collections of the Myths and Legends of the days of Romance and Chivalry - King Arthur, Roland, Roncesvalles, Nibelungenlied etc. 439pp, illustrated. Near mint copy, as new. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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86 MORRIS, Charles Historical Tales :The Romance of Reality. King Arthur, Two Volume Set
Los Angeles, CA The Angelus University 1908 Later Edition Half Leather Near Fine No DustjacketS Issued Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Two volume Set. An edition of Sir Thomas Malory's celebrated work on King Arthur and the Arthurian Legends. These are Volumes XIII and XIV of the Angelus University Edition. 360pp + 348pp, photo illustrated. Bound with leather spines and corners, four raised bands to the sppin, gilt titles etc to the spin. green cloth, marbled endpapers. A very bright, clean set, unmarked. Spine have lightend from very dark brown to a lighter brown. Attractive set - displays well. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This set weighs 1.32kg. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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87 MULLER-GUGGENBUHL, Fritz Swiss-Alpine Folk-Tales
London 1958 Oxford University Press First Edition Cloth About Fine Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Joan Kiddell-Monroe 
Retold by Fritz Mu¨ller-Guggenbu¨hl. Translated by Katharine Potts. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe. a volume in the series, 'Oxford myths and legends'. OCLC Number: 1995890. 225 p. illus. 23 cm. Primarily intended for a juvenile audience. Book is bright, clean an unmarked. Binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is complete and clean but has several closed tears. Better in hand. Weight, 492g. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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88 NUNGAK, Zebedee; ARIMA, Eugene Eskimo stories from Povungnituk, Quebec
Ottawa Queen's Printer 1974 Third Printing Stiff Card Wrappers VG+ Softcover Quarto 
Title and stories in Eskimo and English. viii, 137 p. : illus. ; 27 1/2 cm. Illustrated in sompstone carvings, by Zebedee Nungak and Eugene Arima.The National Museums of Canada, Bulletin No. 235. Bright, clean and unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing or fading. Minor wear - rubbing,light stress creases - to wrappers. Weight, 522g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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89 OSSIAN PUBLICATIONS Scottish fiddle tunes : [a collection of choyse Scots ayres & dance tunes : suitable for most instruments].
Cork, Ireland Ossian Publications 1985 094600529X / 9780946005291 Reprint Edition Stapled Card Wrappers VG+ Softcover Quarto 
Musical score : Folk music : No Linguistic Content. Originally published: 1903. 25 p. of music ; 31 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior excepting a very minor soiling to the title page. Balance, almost 'fresh'. Sound, stapled binding. Weight, 102g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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90 PEROWNE, Stewart Roman Mytholoy
London Paul Hamlyn 1969 First Edition Cloth Near Fine VG + Hardcover Quarto 
The mythology of Ancient Rome. 141pp, 24pp color illustrations, over 100 b&w illustrations. Bright, clean interior. Tiny ink signature to top margin of htp otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Mild corner bumps. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 886g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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91 PICKERING, David The Cassell Dictionary of Superstitions
London Cassell 1995 0304345350 / 9780304345359 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Good VG, or Better Dictionaries 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Fascinating and comprehensive A-Z guide to the world of superstitions. 294pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Near new condition. Weight, 650g. 
Price: 7.40 USD
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Egyptian mythology : a guide to the gods, goddesses, and traditions of ancient Egypt, PINCH, Geraldine
92 PINCH, Geraldine Egyptian mythology : a guide to the gods, goddesses, and traditions of ancient Egypt
New York Oxford Univ Pr 2004 0195170245 / 9780195170245 First Trade Paperback Printing Printed Card Wrappers About 'As New' Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Originally published as: Handbook of Egyptian mythology, c2002, Santa Barbara by ABC-Clio. Spanning Ancient Egyptian culture (ca. 3200 BC to AD 400), the book is a complete survey of Egyptian mythology. xi, 257 p. : ill., maps, 2004. Bright, clean and unmarked. Still fresh. Tight, square binding with an uncreased spine. An 'as new' copy'. Weight, 387. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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93 POIGNANT, Roslyn Oceanic Mythology: The Myths of Polynesia, Micronesia, Melanesia, Australia
London Paul Hamlyn 1967 First Edition Cloth About Fine Good VG Hardcover Quarto 
Survey of the mythology of Oceania. 141pp, 24pp in color, over 100 b&w illustrations, index, illustrated endpapers. Bright, clean, unmarked book. Cloth shows no wear, binding is tight. Dustjacket is price-clipped and shows minor, light wear. Weight, 736g. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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94 RAPPOPORT, Angelo S. Myth and legend of ancient Israe¨l... : by Angelo S. Rappoport,... With illustrations... by J. H. Amshewitz; Three Volume Set
London Gresham ; (Glasgow : printed by Blackie and Son 1928 Later Edition Cloth, Gilt VG+ No Dustjackets Hardcovers Large Octavos 
Myth and legend of ancient Israel. Written by A. S. (Angelo Solomon) Rappoport, 1871-1950 and illustrated with illustrations in colour and monochrome by J.H. Amshewitz. Complete three volume Set. xlvi, 363pp, plates - xi, 399pp, plates - ix, 296pp, plates. Interiors are all bright, clean and unmarked. Bindings are tight and there is no wear/cracking to the hinges. Cloth shows no wear except tiny splits to head of Volume i only where book has been pulled from a shelf.Cloth is very slightly age-soiled. A very attractive and uniform Set. Heavy to ship weighing 2.75kg. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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95 REEDER, Roberta - Editor Down Along the Mother Volga: An Anthology of Russian Folk Lyrics
Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Press 1975 0812276688 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles About Fine About VG Anthology 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Includes an introductory essay by V. Ja. Propp. 246pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. About 'as new'. Dustjacket has a little edge wear including a 1" tear. Front panel and spine are faded. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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96 ROBERTS, Chris Heavy Words Lightly Thrown: The Reason Behind the Rhyme
New York, New York, U.S.A. Gotham Books 2006 1592402178 / 9781592402175 First Trade PB Edition, Second Printing Printed Card Wrappers About Fine Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
The seamy and quirky stories behind favorite nursery rhymes. 202pp, illustrations. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creases to the spine. Near new. Weight, 196g. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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97 ROBERTS, Nancy Haunted Houses: Tales from 30 American Homes
Chester, CT Globe Pequot Press 1988 0871067684 / 9780871067685 GHOSTS HAUNTINGS FOLKLORE Printed Card Wrappers VG+  Trade Paperback 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Haunted houses of the United States. 181pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Slight wear to wrappers, otherwise almost 'as new'. Weight, 410g.  
Price: 9.50 USD
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98 RYAN, William; PITMAN, Walter C. Noah's Flood: The New Scientific Discoveries About the Event That Changed History
Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A. Simon & Schuster 1999 0684810522 / 9780684810522 First Trade Paperback Printing Printed Card Wrappers As New Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
For thousands of years, the legend of a great flood has endured in the biblical story of Noah and in such Middle Eastern myths as the epic of Gilgamesh. Few believed that such a catastrophic deluge had actually occurred. But now geophysicists have discovered an event that changed history, a sensational flood 7,600 years ago in what is today the Black Sea. 319 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm. An absolutely 'as new' copy - bright, unmarked and fresh. Weight, 420g. 
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99 RYRIE, Charlie Garden Folklore That Works: Hundreds of Practical, Tried and Tested Gardening Tips Collected Through the Ages
New York, New York, U.S.A. Readers Digest 2001 0762102993 / 9780762102990 First Edition Laminated Pictorial Boards Fine About Fine Hardcover Quarto 
Gardening tips collected through the ages.176 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, inside and outside. About 'as new' copy, appears unused. Weight, 780g. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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100 SCHMIDT, Joel Roman Mythology
UK Grange Books 2004 1840136898 / 9781840136890 New Edition, First Printing Laminated Pictorial Boards As New Nearly 'as new' Hardcover 25cm 
Foreword by Pierre Brunel ; translated by Susan Taponier. 116 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding. Shows no wear, Unclipped dustjacket is very nearly similar - bright, glossy and unmarked with a micro nick to the edge of the dustjacket at the bottom edge of the front panel. Weight, 658g We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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