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Mythology & Folklore

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BULFINCH'S MYTHOLOGY: THE AGE OF FABLE, THE AGE OF CIVALRY, LEGENDS OF CHARLEMAGN, Bulfinch, Thomas
1 Bulfinch, Thomas BULFINCH'S MYTHOLOGY: THE AGE OF FABLE, THE AGE OF CIVALRY, LEGENDS OF CHARLEMAGN
London Spring Books 1969 Fifth Impression Hardcover Very Good in worn dust jacket; very slightly foxed, dust jacket has two inch closed tear and edgewear 8.25 x 6 x .2 inches 
A serviceable, unmarked edition of the famous anthologies of myth by the 19th century Bostonian 
Price: 12.00 USD
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2 Bulfinch, Thomas GOLDEN AGE OF MYTH AND LEGEND
London Senate / Studio Editions 1994 1-85958-016-5 / 9781859580165 Edition Not Stated Paperback About Near Fine in wraps; residue from sticker on rear wrap Trade Paperback 
Yet another edition of Bulfinch's _Golden Age_ 
Price: 9.00 USD
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3 Bullfinch, Thomas THE AGE OF FABLE: STORIES OF GODS & HEROES
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1913 Revised and Enlarged Edition Hardcover VG/none, illustrated with b&w plates of classical art, faint ring on front cover, spine soiled, foxing of edges, sticker of bookshop on rep octavo 

Price: 18.50 USD
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4 Cook, Elizabeth ACHILLES
New York Picador USA 1992 0312288840 / 9780312288846 First USA Edition Hardcover Near Fine in dust jacket, slight smudge on front edge of text block duodecimo 
An impassioned retelling of the old story 
Price: 11.00 USD
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5 Cummins, W.A. KING ARTHUR'S PLACE IN PREHISTORY: THE GREAT AGE OF STONEHENGE
Surrey Bramley Books 1992 1858337690 / 9781858337692 Edition Not Stated Hardcover Fine in dustjacket octavo 

Price: 23.00 USD
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REVOLTING RHYMES, Dahl, Roald
6 Dahl, Roald REVOLTING RHYMES
England Puffin Books [1985] 0140504230 / 9780140504231 Paperback Very Good in wrappers; unmarked 6.9 x 0.2 x 9 inches 
The little pig began to pray, / But Wolfie blew his house away. / He shouted, Bacon, pork and ham! / Oh, what a lucky Wolf I am! / 
Price: 4.99 USD
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7 Davis-Kimball, Jeannine with Behan, Mona WARRIOR WOMEN: AN ARCHAEOLOGIST'S SEARCH FOR HISTORY'S HIDDEN HEROINES
New York Warner Books [2002] 0446525464 / 9780446525466 Second Printing Hardcover Fine in dust jacket octavo 
A wonderful tour of the ancient legends and stories of powerful women; includes Amazons, Chinese, and Irish 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Day, David THE QUEST FOR KING ARTHUR
London Michael O'Mara Books Limited 1998 1854794043 / 9781854794048 Reprint Paperback Fine quarto 
Foreword by Terry Jones 
Price: 13.25 USD
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9 Dunning, R.W. ARTHUR THE KING IN THE WEST
London Grange Books [1988] 1-85627-905-7 / 9781856279055 Edition Not Stated Hardcover Near Fine in rubbed dust jacket; red star on bottom of text block octavo 
This quest for Arthur concentrates on the link between the Once and Future King and the ancient Abbey of Glastonbury 
Price: 6.00 USD
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PRIESTESSES, Goodrich, Norma Lorre
10 Goodrich, Norma Lorre PRIESTESSES
New York Franklin Watts 1989 0531151131 / 9780531151136 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover About Very Good in dust jacket; top of text block is stained, small chip of dust jacket and spine at top of spine, jacket edgeworn with some chips and tears 9.1 x 6 x 1.6 inches 
Nicely priced and fascinating examination of the role of the priestess from the Hittite Empire (c. 1350BC) up through Julius Caesar. 
Price: 4.99 USD
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ROBERT GRAVES READS, Graves, Robert
11 Graves, Robert ROBERT GRAVES READS
US HarperAudio 1993 1559948345 / 9781559948340 Audio, Cassette Fine in shrinkwrap 0.8 x 4.2 x 5.5 inches 
An audio cassette of Graves reading some of his poems and a part of /The White Goddess/ 
Price: 37.99 USD
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THE GREEK MYTHS, Graves, Robert
12 Graves, Robert THE GREEK MYTHS
London Folio Society 1999 Seventh Printing Hardcover Fine in slipcase 6 X 9.5 X 2.25 inches 
Beautiful edition with an introduction by Kenneth McLeish and illustrations by Grahame Baker 
Price: 19.99 USD
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SPELLCRAFT: OLD ENGLISH HEROIC LEGENDS, Herbert, Kathleen
13 Herbert, Kathleen SPELLCRAFT: OLD ENGLISH HEROIC LEGENDS
Pinner Middlesex England Anglo Saxon Books [1993] 0-9516209-9-1 / 9780951620991 Edition Not Stated Paperback Very Good in wrappers, front wrap has the bottom corner cut off and has a round hole at the top corner, some evidence of a label on rear wrap, the words, 'as is, non returnable' stamped in red on the title page 8.5 x 6 x 0.8 inches 
Old English (Germanic) legends retold and then analyzed in the second part of the book; some very interesting tales 
Price: 21.00 USD
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THE ILIAD OF HOMER, Homer
14 Homer THE ILIAD OF HOMER
Chicago University of Chicago Press 1976 0226469379 / 9780226469379 25th Printing Hardcover About Near Fine in a Very Good spine-sunned dust jacket. 9.5 x 6.5 x 1.6 inches 
This Book Club Edition is translated and introduced by Richard Lattimore 
Price: 19.99 USD
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A CELTIC MISCELLANY: TRANSLATIONS FROM THE CELTIC LITERATURES, Jackson, Kenneth Hurlstone
15 Jackson, Kenneth Hurlstone A CELTIC MISCELLANY: TRANSLATIONS FROM THE CELTIC LITERATURES
New York Penguin Books [1971] 0140442472 / 9780140442472 16th Printing Paperback Better than Very Good in lightly worn wrappers; some foxing. 5 x 0.9 x 7.8 inches 
Welsh, Irish, Scottish Gaelic, Cornish, Breton and Manx tales selected, annotated and translated by Jackson 
Price: 3.99 USD
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GRAIL CASTLE: MALE MYTHS AND MYSTERIES IN THE CELTIC TRADITION, Johnson, Ken & Elsbeth, Marguerite
16 Johnson, Ken & Elsbeth, Marguerite GRAIL CASTLE: MALE MYTHS AND MYSTERIES IN THE CELTIC TRADITION
St. Paul MN Llewellyn Publications 1995 1-56718-369-7 / 9781567183696 Second Printing Paperback Near Fine in wrappers; some wear and soiling of edges 0.8 x 6.2 x 9.2 inches 
Part of the Llewellyn’s Men’s Spirituality Series; I love the simple line drawings by Nyease Merlin Somersett; talks of four archetypes for men: Warrior, Lover, Magician and King; very new-agey but compelling nonetheless 
Price: 10.00 USD
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THE GRAIL LEGEND, Jung, Emma
17 Jung, Emma THE GRAIL LEGEND
Boston Sigo Press [1986] 093843408X / 978-0-938434-08-5 Reprint Paperback Almost Near Fine in wrappers; a little foxed around the edges 8.7 x 6 x 1.3 inches 
The quintessential Jungian take on the Grail legend 
Price: 13.99 USD
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THE REIGN OF THE PHALLUS: SEXUAL POLITICS IN ANCIENT ATHENS, Keuls, Eva C.
18 Keuls, Eva C. THE REIGN OF THE PHALLUS: SEXUAL POLITICS IN ANCIENT ATHENS
New York Harper & Row 1985 0060911298 / 9780060911294 First Edition Stated Paperback About Very Good in wrappers; exterior a bit worn and dirty 9.1 x 6 x 0.9 inches 
An always interesting subject, well researched; includes bibliography, index and 346 reproductions of Athenian vase paintings 
Price: 6.99 USD
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19 Knapp, Bettina L. WOMEN IN MYTH
New York State University of New York [1997] 0791431649 / 9780791431641 First Editon Paperback Very Good in wrappers, edgeworn with slight curl to front wrap, pen mark on half-title page trade paperback 
A hermeneutical interpretation of various myths including Isis, Deborah, Iphigenia, Salome and others 
Price: 12.00 USD
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WOMAN, EARTH AND SPIRIT: FEMININE IN SYMBOL AND MYTH, Luke, Helen M.
20 Luke, Helen M. WOMAN, EARTH AND SPIRIT: FEMININE IN SYMBOL AND MYTH
New York Crossroad Publishing Co ,U.S. [1981] 0824500180 / 9780824500184 Hardcover 9.1 x 6.6 x 1.1 inches 
Thought provoking work on reconnecting with the feminine. 
Price: 16.99 USD
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