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The Discovery of King Arthur

By: Ashe, Geoffrey

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Sutton: 2003

Seller ID: 8562

Condition: Fine Condition


Jacket: Minor edgewear and scrattling. Hardcover View more info

Russian Fairy Tales

By: Bain, R. Nisbet

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, A.H. Bullen: 1901

Seller ID: 35721

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


Boards rubbed and edgeworn, small tears around spine and bumping to board corners. Binding still good, slightly cocked and spine board creased. Foxing/browning to early/rear pages, text mostly clean. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). All edges gilt, faded. Illustrator: C.M. Gere. Hardcover View more info

Odysseus Unbound: The Search for Homer's Ithaca

By: Bittlestone with James Diggle and John Underhill, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge Univ. Press: 2005

Seller ID: 37211

ISBN: 0521853575

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. Edges slightly foxed. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0521853575. ISBN/EAN: 9780521853576. ** 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

Stories of Famous Lost Treasures

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Arthur Barker: 1964

Seller ID: 26964

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

Revisiting Narnia: Fantasy, Myth and Religion in C.S. Lewis' Chronicles

By: Caughey (Editor), Shanna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, BenBella Books: 2005

Seller ID: 40120

ISBN: 1932100636

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Item Type: Book. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 1932100636. ISBN/EAN: 9781932100631. Paperback 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

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


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 A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge 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

Condition: Fine Condition


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

Russian Tales and Legends

By: Downing, Charles

Price: $28.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1964

Seller ID: 35265

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Minor marks and edgewear to jacket and boards. Closed tear to jacket. Foxing to early/rear pages, text clean. Small ink stain to page block edge, text unaffected. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges foxed and browned. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. Illustrator: Joan Kiddell-Monroe. Hardcover View more info

The British: Myths and Legends

By: Ebbutt, M.I.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Bracken Books: 1986

Seller ID: 38017

ISBN: 1851700412

Condition: Very Good Condition


Minor damage to front board. Light edgewear to boards. Page block edges slihgtly foxed and marked. Leather bound Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. ISBN: 1851700412. ISBN/EAN: 9781851700417. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** 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

ISBN: 0710013272

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

Aurora: The Northern Lights in Mythology, History and Science

By: Falck-Ytter, Harald

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Floris Books: 1985

Seller ID: 25566

ISBN: 0863150209

Condition: Very Good Condition


A fair degree of light pencil underlining. no annotations or marginilia though Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine is slightly cocked. Dust Jacket worn at edges. Prior owner or seller's stamp. Edges slightly browned/foxed. Minor marks and wear to boards. Illustrator: Torbjorn Lovgren. ISBN: 0863150209. ISBN/EAN: 9780863150203. Hardcover View more info

Saga Land

By: Fidler and Kari Gislason, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2017

Seller ID: 38584

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN/EAN: 9780733338236. Hardcover View more info

The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion

By: Frazer, James George

Price: $18.00

Publisher: USA, MacMillan: 1947

Seller ID: 34129

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Binding tight, spine board faded. Minor bumping to board corners and othe rminor edgewear to boards. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Prior Bookseller sticker or stamp. Hardcover View more info

The Golden Bough : A Study in Magic and Religion . complete in 13 volumes

By: Frazer, Sir James George Frazer O M

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: UK, Macmillan: 1976

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 38738

ISBN: 0333012828

Condition: Very Good Condition


Consistent set in cream jackets a touch edgeword. Vol 1 book is only Good condition. nibbling and wear to top of boards. A very good set. Possibly the best edition for those who wish to read and study it. A very heavy set - over 10kgs packed Reprint. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0333012828. ISBN/EAN: 9780333012826. ** 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 con... View more info

The Greek Myths (2 volume set)

By: Graves, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 1999

Seller ID: 37155

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. Illustrator: Grahame Baker. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Greek Myths Volume I and II (2 volume set)

By: Graves, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2003

Seller ID: 40168

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Slipcase in very fine condition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Illustrator: Grahame Baker. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Indian Tales and Legends

By: Gray, J.E.B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1961

Seller ID: 39714

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Item Type: Book. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor wear and closed tears to Jacket . Edges foxed and browned. 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

ISBN: 0460050109

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

Mythematics: Solving the Twelve Labors of Hercules

By: Huber, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Princeton University Press: 2009

Seller ID: 38355

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN/EAN: 9780691135755. Hardcover View more info

Aesop's Fables

By: Introduction by G.K. Chesterton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, William Heinemann Ltd: 1974

Seller ID: 34464

ISBN: 0434958557

Condition: Very Good Condition


Jacket faded to spine. Minor marks and edgewear to jacket and boards. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing / browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Edges moderately browned/foxed. Illustrator: Arthur Rackham. ISBN: 0434958557. ISBN/EAN: 9780434958559. Hardcover View more info

English Fairy Tales

By: Jacobs, Joseph

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Frederick Muller: 1967

Seller ID: 26322

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


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

Legends of Vancouver

By: Johnson, E. Pauline

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canada, McClelland and Stewart Publishers: 1926

Seller ID: 26963

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


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

Merranderie is my Dreaming

By: Lhuede, Valerie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Australia, Valued Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 39943

ISBN: 0646398016

Condition: Fine Condition


Limited first edition, No. 456 of 1000. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Item Type: Book. Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0646398016. ISBN/EAN: 9780646398013. Paperback View more info

Dance-Rituals of Manipur, India

By: Lightfoot, Louise

Price: $45.00

Seller ID: 33030

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Browning to free endpapers. Browning and minor rubbing and edgewear to jacket. Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges browned slightly. Minor marks and wear to book. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Hardcover View more info

Kula: Myth and Magic in the Trobriand Islands

By: Malnic, Jutta

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Australia, Cowrie Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39338

ISBN: 0646346172

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. ISBN: 0646346172. ISBN/EAN: 9780646346175. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** 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: 36713

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. 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

The Dreamtime Book : Australian Aboriginal Myths

By: Mountford, Charles P.

Price: $32.00

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

Seller ID: 39036

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. 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

Scandinavian Folk & Fairy Tales

By: Not Stated

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Avenel: 1984

Seller ID: 27538

ISBN: 0517436205

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Mild Uniform Browning. Minor marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges. ISBN: 0517436205. ISBN/EAN: 9780517436202. Hardcover View more info

Ugaritic Mythology: A Study of its Leading Motifs

By: Obermann, Julian

Price: $32.00

Publisher: USA, Yale University Press: 1948

Seller ID: 36745

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Prior seller's sticker. Discolouration to jacket spine and edges. Edgewear and creasing to jacket, including small open chips and tears. Light browning to endpapers, text clean. Page block edges slightly browned and greyed with dust marks. Minor marks and wear to boards. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Hardcover View more info

The Fairy Tales

By: Pienkowski, Translated by David Walser, Jan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Puffin Books: 2005

Seller ID: 34535

ISBN: 0141382244

Condition: Very Good Condition


Minor marks and edgewear to jacket and boards. Ribbon bookmark slightly frayed. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket sun faded, titling legible. All edges gilt - bright, rich condition. ISBN: 0141382244. ISBN/EAN: 9780141382241. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info