Category: Mythology Folklore


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Medical Background of Anglo-Saxon England A Study in History, Psychology, and Folklore.

By: Bonser, Wilfrid

Price: $79.00

Publisher: London, The Wellcome Historical Medical Library: 1963

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5679

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket

+ (36) 448 pages, contains footnotes and index, DJ tan with green lettering, wear and tears to head and tail, wear to edges and corners, minor smudges on covers, book dark blue with copper lettering on spine, minor wear to head, tail, corners and edges, endpaper signed by author and previous owner Penelope Billings Reed Doob, otherwise pages clear and unmarked, slight smoky scent ; 448 pages View more info

The Incorruptible Flesh Bodily Mutation and Mortification in Religion and Folklore

By: Camporesi, Piero; (Author) Croft-Murray, Tania; Elsom, Helen (translators)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1988

Seller ID: 5689

ISBN: 0521320038

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket

+ (10) 286 pages, contains notes and index, DJ grey and pink with pink, black and white lettering, black and white illustration on front cover, very minor wear to head, tail, edges and corners, book green cloth covers with gold lettering on spine, minor wear to head and tail, pages very lightly browned otherwise clear and unmarked ; Cambridge Studies in Oral and Literate Culture; Vol. 17; 8.98 X 5.98 X 0.87 inches; 286 pages View more info

Le Roman De Thebes (The Story of Thebes)

By: Coley, John Smartt (translator)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Garland Publishing: 1985

Seller ID: 5657

ISBN: 0824087070

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

+ (50) 240 pages +(6) contains plate of medieval manuscript page, green covers with gold lettering, minor wear to head, tail and corners, pages clear and unmarked ; Garland library of medieval literature; Vol. 44; 10 X 8 X 2 inches; 240 pages View more info

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Tales of Ancient Greece

By: Cox, G. W.

Price: $69.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Company: 1868

Seller ID: 5431

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

+ (64) 461 pages +(3) +(32) orange-brown cloth cover with gold lettering and motif on spine, minor damage, wear to head, tail and sides of spine, wear to corners and edges, two previous owner`s signatures on half title page, few pages have minor stains which do not affect readability otherwise pages generally clear and unmarked, book has slight tobacco scent; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 461 pages View more info

Struggles of Gods Papers of the Groningen Work Group for the Study of History of Religions

By: Kippenberg, Hans G. ; Drijvers, H. J. W. ; Kuiper, Y. (editors)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Mouton Publishers: 1984

Seller ID: 5683

ISBN: 9027934606

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

+ (8) 296 pages +(2) contains notes, bibliographies, illustrations, plates and index, white covers with black, light blue and dark blue lettering, very minor wear to head, tail and corners, covers slightly marked, ex-library with usual markings including pocket and removed spine and cover stickers, added errata page in front of book, otherwise pages clear and unmarked ; Religion and Reason; Ex-Library; Vol. 31; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 296 pages View more info

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The death of the dragon New fairy tales

By: Morton, J. B. (Illustrated by George Morrow)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Eyre and Spottiswoode: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6897

Condition: Good

187 pp. Green cloth boards. Book is in good condition. Covers slightly faded, corners rubbed. Interior is clean with some minor spotting throughout. View more info

Krishna, the Butter Thief

By: Stratton Hawley, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1983

Seller ID: 9043

ISBN: 0691039887

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket

KB 10. xxi, 415pp + 4 unnumbered pages. Frontis, illustrations, tables, glossary, bibliography, index. Book has dark blue cloth hardcover with gold text on spine. Dust jacket is cream and blue with burgundy and blue text on covers and spine with illustration on front cover. Marks and wear on covers and spine, corners are slightly bent. Dust jacket has slight tears and water damage. Writing on top of textblock. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 440 pages View more info

Manabozho, the Great White Rabbit and Other Indian Stories

By: Warren, Maude Radford

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Chicago, New York, Rand McNally: 1920

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 10159

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

134, [ii] pp. Ads at rear. With 8 colour illustrations and many more black and white. Edition of 1920. With a pronouncing guide and bibliography at the rear. Khaki brown cloth with illustration of a white rabbit and a seagull on the front cover. Corners lightly bumped/toed in, spine tips have a little pulling but not much. Inside front cover has a child's Christmas book plate dated 1924 which has ghosted onto the opposite blank, bottom text block corner lightly bumped, title page has a bit of foxing but otherwise text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy of this book of Anishinaabe stories of th... View more info

Mythische Wiederkehr Der Odipus Und Medea Mythos Im Wandel Der Zeiten

By: Zimmermann, Bernhard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rombach Verlag KG: 2009

Seller ID: 10172

ISBN: 3793095800

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

225 pp. Register. Auf Deutsch. With color text illustrations. Glossy blue soft covers with white are clean, minor shelf wear. First leaf has old owner inscript with corner cut off, otherwise clean and unmarked. ; Reihe Paradeigmata; Vol. 6; 8.9 X 6.1 X 0.6 inches; 225 pages View more info