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Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales

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Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales

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The Oracle of Madame Marie - Your Book Of Fate, 0Madame Marie
1 0Madame Marie The Oracle of Madame Marie - Your Book Of Fate
Greenwich Editions 237181 London 1994 0862880041 / 9780862880040 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 100 pages. Previous owners name to top of title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 0862880041. ISBN/EAN: 9780862880040. Inventory No: 237181. Hardcover 
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Price: 14.93 AUD 7.47 AUD 
 
 
The Big Treasury of Australian Folk Lore: Two Centuries of Tales, Epics, Ballads, Myths & Legends, A. K. Macdougall [Compiled]
2 A. K. Macdougall [Compiled] The Big Treasury of Australian Folk Lore: Two Centuries of Tales, Epics, Ballads, Myths & Legends
A. H. & A. W. Reed 236977 Sydney 1990 0730103528 / 9780730103523 Hardcover Good Condition Good Shearers and drovers, squatters and selectors, bushrangers and troopers - all the indelible folk heroes of our past are here. More than 130 drawings and photographs of the era. Discolouration to spine edge. Dust jacket has rubbing and small tears to edges and corners and associated wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian; Myths, Legends & Folklore; Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales. ISBN: 0730103528. ISBN/EAN: 9780730103523. Inventory No: 236977. Hardcover 
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Price: 17.91 AUD 8.96 AUD 
 
 
Incline Our Hearts, A. N. Wilson
3 A. N. Wilson Incline Our Hearts
Penguin 228119 London 1990 0140113371 / 9780140113372 Softcover Very Good Condition Very Good From A.N. Wilson, comes the story of the sentimental education of Julian Ramsey. After an agonising (and often hilarious) passage through prep school, public school, and army service, Julian begins an exploration of love and friendship and what it really means to "know" someone, in this comic, yet touching, coming of age story. 250 pages. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 0140113371. ISBN/EAN: 9780140113372. Inventory No: 228119. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 4.98 AUD 
 
 
The Red Fairy Book, Andrew Lang [Editor]
4 Andrew Lang [Editor] The Red Fairy Book
Longmans, Green and Co 236105 London 1890 Second Edition Hardcover (Original Cloth) Good Condition H. J. Ford and Lancelot Speed The second volume in Lang's fairy tale collection, hosts several of the fairy tales most prominent in modern times, including Rapunzel, Jack and the Beanstalk, and The Golden Goose, but also some tales that deserve wider telling, including The Enchanted Pig and Drakestail. Maroon/red leather, gilt lettering to front with owners initials in gilt. Raised Stamped binding to spine 367 pages. Cover edges well rubbed. Illustrator: H. J. Ford and Lancelot Speed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Rare & Collectible::Rare & Collectible; Myths, Legends & Folklore; Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales. Inventory No: 236105. Hardcover 
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Price: 746.25 AUD 373.13 AUD 
 
 
The Ultimate Encyclopedia Of Mythology, Arthur Cotterell & Rachel Storm
5 Arthur Cotterell & Rachel Storm The Ultimate Encyclopedia Of Mythology
Hermes House 237112 Great Britain 2002 1843094320 / 9781843094326 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good This title deals with the myths and legends of the ancient worlds, from Greece, Rome and Egypt to the Norse and Celtic lands, through Persia and India to China and the Far East. It is a comprehensive A to Z of the classic stories of gods and goddesses, heroes, warriors and mythical beasts, with copious cross-references. Over 1000 alphabetical entries describe the central mythical figures of each culture and their importance to the ancient civilizations of their day. It is beautifully illustrated with over 1000 images spanning fifteen centuries of fine art, from the ancient world to the present, including specially commissioned artworks. It presents superb pictorial spreads on the mythical themes and symbols central to each culture. Timeless in scope and appeal, it is a classic and enduring reference work by two expert authorities. In this important volume, the mythologies of the ancient world are brought to life. In the first half, author Arthur Cotterell describes the central mythical figures of classical Greece and Rome, the Celtic heroes and the Nordic gods. In the second part, author Rachel Storm expertly leads us through the powerful pantheon of gods and goddesses of the East from Ancient Egypt, through Central Asia, to the dragon festivals of eastern lands. Pictorial features focus on recurring mythological themes, including heroes, oracles and prophecies. This comprehensive guide to the myths and legends of two great continents is timeless in its universal appeal. 512 pages. With colour photographs and drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 1843094320. ISBN/EAN: 9781843094326. Inventory No: 237112. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 17.41 AUD 8.71 AUD 
 
 
The Myth of the Hero, Bill Butler
6 Bill Butler The Myth of the Hero
Rider & Company 232547 London 1979 First Edition 0091387604 / 9780091387600 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Various heroes from antiquity to the space age, their origins and characteristics. 208 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; ISBN: 0091387604. ISBN/EAN: 9780091387600. Inventory No: 232547. Hardcover 
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Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
The Atlas of Legendary Places, James Harpur and Jennifer Westwood
7 James Harpur and Jennifer Westwood The Atlas of Legendary Places
Guild Publishing 228036 London 1989 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine Magnificent illustrations, photographs, paintings an engravings, plus evocative descriptions, travellers' tales and artists' views make this a book to treasure. 240 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; Inventory No: 228036. Hardcover 
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Price: 27.86 AUD 13.93 AUD 
 
 
Heroes & Monsters: Legends of Ancient Greece, James Reeves
8 James Reeves Heroes & Monsters: Legends of Ancient Greece
Piccolo 234237 Great Britain 1987 0330297074 / 9780330297073 Softcover Good Condition Sara Silcock 220 pages. Pages browned. Cover has a crease. Previous owners name on front blank endpaper. Illustrator: Sara Silcock. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; Childcare. ISBN: 0330297074. ISBN/EAN: 9780330297073. Inventory No: 234237. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 4.98 AUD 
 
 
Saga Volume I: Best New Writings on Mythology, Jonathan Young [Editor]
9 Jonathan Young [Editor] Saga Volume I: Best New Writings on Mythology
White Cloud Press 232540 USA 1996 1883991137 / 9781883991135 Trade Paperback Good Condition This annual volume collects the most innovative articles published each year in the area of myth and ritual studies. Contributors to this book include: Marion Woodman, Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Sam Keen and Robert Bly. 205 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 1883991137. ISBN/EAN: 9781883991135. Inventory No: 232540. Paperback 
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Price: 12.44 AUD 6.22 AUD 
 
 
Ancient Cultures: Chinese Gods and Myths, Judith Millidge [Editor]
10 Judith Millidge [Editor] Ancient Cultures: Chinese Gods and Myths
Chartwell Books 238313 London 1999 0785810781 / 9780785810780 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Thousands of years old, the ancient tales illustrated in these five titles have exercised a spellbinding fascination for centuries, inspiring artists, composers and writers. Illustrated throughout with full-color art inspired by myths and legends 64 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 0785810781. ISBN/EAN: 9780785810780. Inventory No: 238313. Hardcover 
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Price: 12.44 AUD 6.22 AUD 
 
 
Ancient Cultures: Myths and Legends of the Vikings, Judith Millidge [Editor]
11 Judith Millidge [Editor] Ancient Cultures: Myths and Legends of the Vikings
Sandstone Books 229658 Australia 1998 1865050334 / 9781865050331 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Near Fine Condition Near Fine 64 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 1865050334. ISBN/EAN: 9781865050331. Inventory No: 229658. Hardcover 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 4.98 AUD 
 
 
Fables from La Fontaine including his Life of Aesop, Kitty Muggeridge [Translated]
12 Kitty Muggeridge [Translated] Fables from La Fontaine including his Life of Aesop
Collins 239224 Great Britain 1973 0001911058 / 9780001911055 Hardcover Good Condition Good The beautiful illustrations by the French engraver Oudry, are taken from a volume of the La Fontaine's Fables published in 1751. Some tape marks to inside flaps of dust jacket. 75 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; Rare & Collectible::Rare & Collectible. ISBN: 0001911058. ISBN/EAN: 9780001911055. Inventory No: 239224. Hardcover 
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Price: 30.00 AUD 15.00 AUD 
 
 
Gifts Of Unknown Things, Lyall Watson
13 Lyall Watson Gifts Of Unknown Things
Coronet 233560 London 1983 0340219742 / 9780340219744 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket Discover the extraordinary island of Nus Tarian, in Indonesia, where everyday reality contains terrifying, inexplicable, and miraculous phenomena. Magical feats, extrasensory perception, and psychic healing are commonplace in this land where the natural and the supernatural coexist and challenge our beliefs about reality. At once a scientific exploration and an imaginative adventure, Dr. Watson's astonishing and life-transforming journey becomes our own, challenging many of our fixed beliefs about the "real world." 247 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0340219742. ISBN/EAN: 9780340219744. Inventory No: 233560. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 4.98 AUD 
 
 
Vampire: The Encyclopaedia, Matthew Bunson
14 Matthew Bunson Vampire: The Encyclopaedia
Thames & Hudson 236113 Great Britain 1993 0500277486 / 9780500277485 Softcover Very Good Condition The vampire has haunted the mythology of peoples on virtually every continent. It has filled the pages of writers from Homer's age to the medieval chroniclers, from the Gothic works of Lord Byron to modern bestsellers. Today, the vampire is alive and flourishing, kept alive by vampire societies around the world, and forever assuming new incarnations on stage and screen, as well as in novels and even comics. In more than 2,000 entries, from Carpathians to Cushing, garlic to gypsies, fangs to funerals, this encyclopaedia details every aspect of blood-drinking monsters in legend, literature and real life. The history of the vampire myth; methods of finding, identifying and destroying vampires; the origins and significance of the various means of warding off vampires; ways in which one can become a vampire; the importance of blood; the vampire bat; modern psychological-medical viewpoints - all these themes and more are explored in depth. Scholarly research, thorough coverage and intriguing illustrations make this the ideal companion for the horror enthusiast, the would-be vampire hunter and everyone who has been captivated by the macabre, alluring and imperishable vampire. Matthew Bunson is a writer specializing in historical themes, mythology and the occult. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Occult; Myths, Legends & Folklore; Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales. ISBN: 0500277486. ISBN/EAN: 9780500277485. Inventory No: 236113. Paperback 
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Price: 14.93 AUD 7.47 AUD 
 
 
King Midas, Neil Philip
15 Neil Philip King Midas
Little Brown and Co. 229653 New York, USA 1994 First Edition 0316705217 / 9780316705219 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Isabelle Brent This retelling of the classic Greek myth teaches the lesson of being careful what one wishes for. Illustrator: Isabelle Brent. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children's; Children; Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales. ISBN: 0316705217. ISBN/EAN: 9780316705219. Inventory No: 229653. Hardcover 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 4.98 AUD 
 
 
THE SILENT PEOPLE, Noonan, Dianna
16 Noonan, Dianna THE SILENT PEOPLE
Ashton Scholastic GHE0020393 Auckland, New Zealand 1990 First Thus 1869430549 / 9781869430542 Softcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Maxim, Jan PB, pictorial card covers, VG/--, 97pp, glossary. Minor wear to edges and corners of covers, inside is square clean & tight without markings. A tale of ancient Moa hunters, a young girl and her family who holiday in a remote and beautiful area that is under threat of development. A scarce title. 180g when packed. Illustrator: Maxim, Jan. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Children's::Children's Books; Children; Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales. ISBN: 1869430549. ISBN/EAN: 9781869430542. Inventory No: GHE0020393. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 4.98 AUD 
 
 
The Legend of Te Tuna, Richard Adams
17 Richard Adams The Legend of Te Tuna
Sidgwick & Jackson 228493 London 1986 First UK Edition 0283993936 / 9780283993930 Hardcover Very Good Condition Ul de Rico 71 pages. Illustrated in colour. Illustrator: Ul de Rico. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 0283993936. ISBN/EAN: 9780283993930. Inventory No: 228493. Hardcover 
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Price: 14.93 AUD 7.47 AUD 
 
 
Indochinese Folktales, Tran My-Van
18 Tran My-Van Indochinese Folktales
NT Multicultural Education 238797 Australia 0724505563 / 9780724505562 Softcover Very Good Condition Nguyen Thanh Buu and Do Thu Truong 57 pages. Illustrator: Nguyen Thanh Buu and Do Thu Truong. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Myth, Legend, Folk & Fairy Tales; Myths, Legends & Folklore; ISBN: 0724505563. ISBN/EAN: 9780724505562. Inventory No: 238797. Paperback 
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Price: 14.00 AUD 7.00 AUD 
 


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