Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore

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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans

Price: $32.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2001

Seller ID: 32304


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Minor marks and wear to book. Illustrator: W. Heath Robinson. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Discovery of King Arthur

By: Ashe, Geoffrey

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Sutton: 2003

Seller ID: 8562


Jacket: Minor edgewear and scrattling. Hardcover View more info

King Arthur: Hero and Legend

By: Barber, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Boydell Press: 1986

Seller ID: 28879


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. ISBN: 0851154190. ISBN/EAN: 9780851154190. Hardcover View more info

Stories of Famous Lost Treasures

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Arthur Barker: 1964

Seller ID: 26964


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small open tears. Minor marks/wear to boards and page edges. Illustrator: Edward Pagram. Hardcover View more info

The Sterling Land: The Facts Behind the Lost Dutchman Mine

By: Conatser, Estee

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, Ram Publishing Co: 1972

Seller ID: 26974


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight. Edges lightly browned/foxed. Minor creasing, rubbing and edgewear to covers. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Paperback View more info

The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Myths and Legends

By: Cotterell, Arthur

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Sydney, Collins: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6883


Slight shelfwear to board edges. : JACKET: Slight sunning to spine area. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Folk-Tales of the British Isles

By: Crossley-Holland, Chosen by Kevin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 1985

Seller ID: 33239


Slipcase in very good condition, minor wear and browning. Minor rubing to title on spine board. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. Illustrator: Hannah Firmin. Hardcover View more info

Myths and Legends: The British

By: Ebbutt, M.I.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Bracken Books: 1986

Seller ID: 33186


Binding tight, spine cocked. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Edges slightly foxed. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0946495831. ISBN/EAN: 9780946495832. Hardcover View more info

Where the Leopard Passes: A Book of African Folk Tales

By: Elliot, Geraldine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1971

Seller ID: 25697


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Jacket lightly sun-faded to spine and soiled/foxed. Price-clipped. Edges lightly browned/foxed. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. Illustrator: Sheila Hawkins. ISBN: 0710013272. ISBN/EAN: 9780710013279. Hardcover View more info

Mythology

By: Evans, Dugald A Steer, Lady Hestia

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Five Mile Press Pty Ltd:

Seller ID: 32568


All inserts present, the feather is slightly damages Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN/EAN: 9781741785454. Hardcover View more info

Chinese Fairy Tales

By: Goulden, Retold by Shirley

Price: $48.00

Publisher: UK, W.H. Allen: 1958

Seller ID: 31702


Size: Folio (13 to 15 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. Illustrator: Maraja. Hardcover View more info

The Greek Myths (2 Volume Box Set)

By: Graves, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2003

Seller ID: 25397


Minor rubbing to boards and spine. Slipcase worn at edges Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges lightly browned/foxed. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Greek Myths (2 Volume Box Set)

By: Graves, Robert. Introduced by Kenneth McLeish.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 2003

Seller ID: 30838


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. In original slipcase in VG condition. Illustrator: Grahme Baker. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

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Tanglewood Tales

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $14.90

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1974

Seller ID: 17805


Dust jacket is worn at edges, tiny chips and tears, and light sun-fading to spine. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Light foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges lightly foxed and browned. Embossed cloth, covers and spine, beautifully preserved. Illustrator: S. Van Abbe. ISBN: 0460050109. ISBN/EAN: 9780460050104. Hardcover View more info

English Fairy Tales

By: Jacobs, Joseph

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Frederick Muller: 1967

Seller ID: 26322


Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Binding very good. Prior owner's signature in ink. Edges slightly browned/foxed. Moderate marks and wear to boards. Illustrator: John D. Batten. Hardcover View more info

Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales

By: James, Grace

Price: $16.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 1979

Seller ID: 27638


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight. Dulled and worn jacket. Moderate marks and wear to boards. Illustrator: Warwick Goble. ISBN: 0333273907. ISBN/EAN: 9780333273906. Hardcover View more info

Legends of Vancouver

By: Johnson, E. Pauline

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canada, McClelland and Stewart Publishers: 1926

Seller ID: 26963


Third Printing. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Binding tight. Sporadic foxing within, text mostly clean. Minor edgewear and rubbing to jacket. Gift Dedication, neat to early pages. Deckled edges (rough cut), browned /foxed. Bumping to board corners and minor wear to boards. Hardcover View more info

Troublesome Corpses: Campires & Revenants from Antiquity to the Present

By: Keyworth, David

Price: $35.00

Publisher: UK, Desert Island Books: 2007

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27289


Some text on the early and rear pages have transferred to the opposite pages; still readable, main body of text clean. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Minor marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges. Signed by Author. Hardcover View more info

Noah's Ark and the Ziusudra Epic: Sumerian Origins of the Flood Myth

By: M. Best, Robert

Price: $28.00

Publisher: USA, Enil Press: 1999

Seller ID: 21413


Bumping to board corners. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine slightly cocked. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor edgewear to boards. ISBN: 0966784014. ISBN/EAN: 9780966784015. Hardcover View more info

The Dreamtime Book : Australian Aboriginal Myths

By: Mountford, Charles P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby/ Reader's Digest: 1973

Seller ID: 31618


Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Dust Jacket sun faded, titling legible. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. Illustrator: Ainslie Roberts. ** HEAVY BOOK - Over 2 kgs. Postage will exceed $40 to Asia & North America. $60 plus to Europe. Australasian customers should expect a more modest surcharge too. Please contact us first for a quote ** Hardcover View more info

Aboriginal Mythology: An A-Z spanning the history of aboriginal mythology from the earliest legends to the present day

By: Nyoongah, Mudrooroo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Thorsons: 1994

Seller ID: 26354


Creasing to back cover and rear few pages Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 1855383063. ISBN/EAN: 9781855383067. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Paperback View more info

The Romance of King Arthur And His Knights Of The Round Table : Abridged from Malory's Morte D'Arthur

By: Pollard (Malory), Alfred W.

Price: $20.90

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1979

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 18374


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, with some light soiling, light scratches with minor spotting inside. Minor edgewear to boards. Illustrator: Arthur Rackham. ISBN: 0333260112. ISBN/EAN: 9780333260111. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Sleeping Beauty and other fairy tales

By: Retold by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch

Price: $48.00

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 1983

Seller ID: 22825


Edgewear and minor marks and wear to covers. Slight fading around edges of endpapers. All tissue guards in place and in good order Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine slightly cocked. Light foxing / browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Edges moderately browned/foxed. Illustrator: Edmund Dulac. ISBN: 0340286237. ISBN/EAN: 9780340286234. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharg... View more info

St. George : Hero, Martyr and Myth

By: Riches, Samantha

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8868


JACKET: Minor edgewear, significant scrattling to back of jacket. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Room's Classical Dictionary: The Origins of the Names of Characters in Classical Mythology

By: Room, Adrian

Price: $20.90

Publisher: UK, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19950


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0710092628. ISBN/EAN: 9780710092625. Hardcover View more info

Atlantis: The Lost Continent Finally Found : The Definitive Localization of Plato's Lost Civilization

By: Santos, Arysio

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Atlantis Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 32073


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN/EAN: 9781556439568. Paperback View more info

African Fireside Tales : Part 1 : Xhosa, Matabele, Batswana

By: Savory, Phyllis

Price: $22.00

Publisher: South Africa, Howard Timmins: 1982

Seller ID: 27537


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Jacket lightly sun-faded to spine. Minor marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges. ISBN: 0869782118. ISBN/EAN: 9780869782118. Hardcover View more info

Troja: Researches and Discoveries on the Site of Homer's Troy

By: Schliemann, Dr. Henry

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Paul P.B. Minet: 1972

Seller ID: 22966


Edgewear and rubbing to jacket. Minor marks and wear to boards. Edges greyed with dust marks and lightly foxed/browned. Fold-out map creased. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing / browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Prior owner's book-plate laid in. ISBN: 0706316126. ISBN/EAN: 9780706316124. Hardcover View more info

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The Spindle Imp: and other tales of Maya myth and folk lore

By: Sims Malkus, Alida

Price: $60.00

Publisher: USA, Harcourt Brace: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23069


Spine faded and discoloured. Soiling, staining, edgewear to boards. Light foxing throughout, text mostly clean. Bumping to board corners. water damage to early pages. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Deckled edges (rough cut), browned /foxed. Small brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Illustrator: Erick Berry. Hardcover View more info

Irish Fairy Tales

By: Stephens, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 1979

Seller ID: 33238


Chunk missing from jacket spine, other small tears and wear to jacket. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Dust Jacket sun faded, titling legible. Edges browned slightly. Minor marks and wear to book. Illustrator: Arthur Rackham. ISBN: 0333260120. ISBN/EAN: 9780333260128. Hardcover View more info