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The Quest For Arthur's Britain

By: Ashe, Geoffrey (Ed)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Granada: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 7503


238 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Solid, clean. Fully illustrated. The story of Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table is the chief myth of Britain. But is it something more than myth? Most scholars now regard Arthur's reality as probable and accept 'Arthurian Britain' as a meaningful historical term... Trade Paperback. View more info

The Masks Of God: Oriental Mythology (Volume II)

By: Campbell, Joseph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Press: 1971

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 7732


561 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. Volume II An explanation of Eastern mythology as it developed into the distinctive religions of Egypt, India, China, and Japan. Over 23 illustrations. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Second Ring Of Power

By: Castaneda, Carlos

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9356


316 pages; Fine/Very Good Plus. Bright brown boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has two tiny closed tears at bottom edge. Tee-niny chip at bottom back corner tip. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! This is a vision of a more somber; frightening and compelling world than that of Castaneda's years of apprenticeship - the world of a full fledged sorcerer, in which dangers lie in wait on... View more info

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THE BRIDLE OF PEGASUS Studies in Magic, Mythology and Folklore

By: Dawson, Warren R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1930

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20230


203 pages; Very Good/Very Good. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges of book. Outside page edges lightly age tanning. Bright orange boards and bright black lettering on spine. Solid binding but some pages do open up to glued binding. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. DJ is lightly age tanned at edges and spine. One tiny nick at top spine tip. Now in protective sleeve. This volume deals with many of the ancient and curious c... View more info

Tone the Bell Easy

By: Dobie, J. Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Texas Folk-Lore Society: 1932

Seller ID: 17588


Publications of the Texas Folk-lore Society, no. l0; Ex-Library; 199 pages; Good/No Jacket. It appears the paste down page and front fly-leaf have been replaced. Half title page is missing. Some re-binding has taken place. Ex-library with stamps, pocket, nameplates and spine pen. Solid binding and hinges. Soft indent at spine from mis-storage. Outside page edges are age tanned. Faded spine. Just a bit of shelf rub at spine tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spi... View more info

Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race

By: Ebbutt, M.A., M. I.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap: 1912

Seller ID: 20477


375 pages; Very Good/No DJ. Date on title page 1912 - NAP. Hunter green cloth with bright gilt lettering and decoration on cover. Gilt lettering and decoration on spine a little darkened. Outside page edges lightly darkened. Gilt page top darkened. Lightly bumped corners with some shelf rub. Solid binding. Sixty-four full-page illustrations - black & white. Fascinating! From the Preface "It may be that to some people the heroes I have chosen do not seem heroic, but t... View more info

TOTEMISM

By: Frazer, Sir James George

Price: $100.00

Publisher: UK, Adam & Charles Black: 1887

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19358


96 pages; Good/No Jacket. Pages open to the spine at page 64 but the binding of the pages are solid. Red boards with gilt lettering. Spine and board edges are age darkened, but the gilt lettering is readable. New College, London Library name plate inside front cover. No other signs of library copy. Previous owner stamp on half title page. A small bit of foxing on the first few pages. Just a bit of shelfwear at spine tips. Outside page edges are lightly age tanned. Boards... View more info

Mysticism, Window on a World View, Introduction to Mysticism as a Pattern and Practice

By: Furse, Margaret Lewis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: TN, Abingdon Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19007


Ex-Library; 220 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. This ex-library book has been RE-BOUND AS A HARDCOVER and laminated - for longer lasting. No creases. Solid binding and hinges. Spine label, library stamps (including outside page edges), date due slip, nameplate. Solid, otherwise clean. What is the meaning of mysticism in Western religious experience and thought? This balanced introduction provides an overall view of many ideas, interpretations, and suggestions that are a part... View more info

Tanglewood Tales

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Rand McNally & Company: 1913

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 20476


The Windermere Series; 283 pages; Very Good Plus/Good. Outside page edges have age tanned. Tiny bit of shelf wear at top of spine. No bumps to corners. Tight binding. Beautiful, bright, colors to illustrated cover. Dust jacket has small chips at corner tips and along the top edges - now in protective sleeve. Printed 1940, I believe it is the 6th printing of the 1913 edition. Told in Hawthorne's beautiful, imaginative style, and embellished with splendid pictures, these a... View more info

Living Wisdom, Animal Spirits : The Shared World Sacrifice, Ritual & Myth Animal Souls & Symbols

By: J., Nicholas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: VA, Time Life: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20326


184 pages; Near Fine/Fine. Just a bit of shelf rub at board edges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Dust Jacket is Fine. In protective sleeve. An excellent gift. Illustrated throughout with index. The heart of the book is a spiritual and symbolic bestiary, looking at the associations of each animal in different cultures at different periods, and relating historical and symbolic meanings to known biological facts. Fascinating rea... View more info

The Healing Gods of Ancient Civilizations

By: Jayne, Walter Addison

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, University Books: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19775


569 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Outside page edges are lightly age tanning. Grey and black boards with silver lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. Solid binding and hinges. The superstitious practices of the ancients seem quaint to us. The drugs they used, however, are not yet entirely known. Some are being rediscovered and are proving of great value. Large book - Media Mail only View more info

Mythology, The Voyage Of The Hero

By: Leeming, David Adams

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PA, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1973

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 7623


338 pages; Very Good condition. Light front hinge creasse. Lightly sunned spine. Just a bit of rub to back cover. Solid, clean. This book is directed to any reader with an interest in the study of human nature. The universal record of that nature is reflected in the myths which are collected here, and to study them is to study the quest for self which concerns us all... Trade Paperback. View more info

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The Romance of King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table

By: Malory, Sir Thomas; Pollard, Alfred W. (abridged)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Weathervane Books: 1977

Edition: First Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 20617


502 pages; Fine/Fine. Black cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. Beautiful book and illustrated dust jacket by Arthur Rackham, in protective sleeve. Abridged from Malory's Morte D'arthur. Illustrated with sixteen full color plates and sixteen black and white illustrations by Arthur Rackham - delightful! View more info

Merlin, Priest of Nature

By: Markale, Jean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: VT, Inner Traditions: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20024


230 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! Markale draws from historical records, myth, and literary texts for this revealing portrait of the real Merlin. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Monkey Grammarian

By: Paz, Octavio; Lane, Helen R. (Trans)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Seaver: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15075


162 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Super light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Hole punch top front corner. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Hanuman, Hanumat, Hanumat. A celebrated monkey chief. He was able to fly and is a conspicuous figure in the Ramayana. Hanuman leaped from India to Ceylon in one bound; tore up trees, carried away the Himalayas, seized the clouds and performed many other wonderful exploits. Among his other accomlishments, Hanuman... View more info

The Goddess Speaks, Myths & Meditations, Books of Goddess Myths and Meditation Cards

By: Poth, Dee

Price: $18.00

Publisher: OR, Sibyl Publications: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 17112


109 pages; Fine book, Near Fine slipcase, with 25 meditation cards. No creases, solid, clean. The slipcase has some shelf rub at edges. An excellent gift! The Goddess Speaks is a useful and handily accessible guide to some of the ancient manifestations of the Great Goddess, now widely recognized as a true, vital, empowering image for women today (cover blurb). View more info

ATLANTIS: FACT OR FICTION?

By: Ramage, Edwin S. (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IN, Indiana University: 1978

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4124


210 pages; Fine/Near Fine. Board are straight and tips are pointed. Spine is square. Pages White and Tight. DJ has tiny closed tear at top edge. Now in protective sleeve. A valuable addition to the corpus of geomythology that should interest everyone, whether a geologist, mythographer, Classicist, or occultist, with an interest in such matters - L. Sprague de Camp. View more info

The Princes of Ireland The Dublin Saga

By: Rutherfurd, Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20468


776 pages; Fine/Fine. Beautiful book and dust jacket. "It is a work of historical fiction and centers on a number of families and their descendants in and around the area of Ireland that is now Dublin. It begins in AD 430 with the love affair of a prince (Conall) and the daughter of an Irish chief (Deirdre) from the area of Dubh Linn . It concludes in AD 1533, with the disappearance of the Staff of Saint Patrick. Historical characters include Saint Patrick, Brian Bor... View more info

The Goddess

By: Seymour, Miranda

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20533


365 pages; Fine/Fine. Beautiful book and dust jacket, in protective sleeve. Wrap-around cover illustration by Diane and Leo Dillon. "She will never give her love to one man, nor will other men let you keep her", was the warning to Paris, son of King Priam,when he visited the house of Menelaus and carried off his host's wife to Troy. And that prophecy held a bitter truth, for in stealing Helen, Paris had ravished a goddess, a goddess whose sublime beauty brought r... View more info

The Concise Dictionary Of Greek And Roman Mythology

By: Stapleton, Michael

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Peter Bedrick: 1986

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12699


Ex-Library; 306 pages; Very Good Condition. Reading creases. Vertical crease to front cover. Light shelf rub at the cover edges. Former library with all the regular stampings and markings. Solid, otherwise clean. A Dictionary which presents the themes, characters and legends of Greek and Roman mythology. All the great epics and the principal Greek tragedies are outlined: places of particular importance in myth, such as Delphi, Troy, Mycenae and Olympia are described, and... View more info

Short Dictionary Of Mythology

By: Woodcock, Percival George

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Phlosophical Library: 1953

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12009


127 pages; Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Very light indent from bump to back fore edge. Outside page edges are lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is lightly shelf rubbed to front panel and edges. Now in protective sleeve. This is a popular classical and mythological dictionary for the general reader, produced in a convenient form. View more info