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

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

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

The Hero With A Thousand Faces: The Collected Works of Joseph Campbell

By: Campbell, Joseph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, New World Library: 2008

Seller ID: 36435

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN/EAN: 9781577315933. Hardcover View more info

The Hero With A Thousand Faces: The Collected Works of Joseph Campbell

By: Campbell, Joseph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, New World Library: 2008

Seller ID: 37540

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN/EAN: 9781577315933. 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

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

Saga Land

By: Fidler and Kari Gislason, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2017

Seller ID: 38583

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


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/EAN: 9780733338236. 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

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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

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

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

Encyclopedia of World Mythology and Legend

By: Mercatante, Anthony S.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: USA, Facts On File: 1988

Seller ID: 37982

ISBN: 0816010498

Condition: Good Condition


Water damage to jacket and boards, other minor wear and edgewear. Edgewear to board slightly exposing cardboard. Water staining and foxing to early/rear pages, text clean. Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Edges foxed and browned. ISBN: 0816010498. ISBN/EAN: 9780816010493. ** 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: 36713

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

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

ISBN: 1855383063

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

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

ISBN: 0333260112

Condition: Very Good Condition


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