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Goddesses: Mysteries of the Feminine Divine, Campbell, Joseph. Published by New World Library, 2013. Rose covered boards with gilt titles. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 432pp. with black and white illustrations. Both volume and dustjacket are in fine, unread, unmarked condition.
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The Sagas of Icelanders

by Thorsson, Ornolfur; Jane Smiley; Robert Kellogg

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The Sagas of Icelanders, . Published by Viking Penguin, 2000. Card covers. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 782pp, with illustrations, maps, glossary and index. In fine, unmarked condition with light splay to front cover.
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The Egyptian Oracle Cards of Ra-Maat

by Norman Plaskett

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Ancient Egyptian Oracle, Norman Plaskett; Carlton Books. Published by Carlton Publishing Group, 2002. Box set containing 72 card deck and book: The Egyptian Oracle Cards of Ra-Maat by Norman Plaskett. Cards and book are in fine, unused condition; box has the lightest of shelf wear to top flaps. "The Ancient Egyptian Oracle allows you to use the wisdom of the… Read more
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cover of Icelandic Sagas and Other Historical Documents Relating to the Settlements and Descents of the Northmen of the British Isles

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Icelandic Sagas and Other Historical Documents Relating to the Settlements and Descents of the Northmen of the British Isles Rolls Series, Gudbrand Vigfusson. Published by Her Majesty's Stationary Office, London, 1887. Three volumes. 4to up to 12" tall. Bound in quarter pebbled cloth over black boards; gilt spine titles. Each volume includes a 40pp. HMSO rear catalogue of England, Scotland… Read more
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cover of Fetichism; A Contribution to Anthropology and the History of Religion

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Fetichism; A Contribution to Anthropology and the History of Religion, Schultze, Fritz; Translated by J. Fitzgerald. Published by Humboldt Publishing Co, New York, 1885. First English Edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 112pp., 46pp publisher's catalogue. Maroon embossed cloth with black titles front and gilt spine titles; decorative endpapers. Light toning to pages and otherwise contents are in fine condition… Read more
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China and Japan: Myths and Legends

by Mackenzie, Donald

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China and Japan: Myths and Legends, Mackenzie, Donald. Published by Bracken Books, 1986. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 404pp. with black and white illustrations, index. Black boards, gilt spine titles. Light dusting lower outside edge and otherwise volume is in fine, unmarked condition in fine, unclipped dustjacket.
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King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table

by Dougherty, Martin J.

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King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table; Stories of Camelot and the Quest for the Holy Grail, Dougherty, Martin J. Published by Amber Books Ltd, 2016. 4to up to 12" tall; 224pp. with black and white and color illustrations, index. Glossy illustrated boards, dark blue endpapers. In fine condition.
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Legends of the World

by Richard Cavendish

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Legends of the World, edited by Richard Cavendish; Eric Fraser, Illustrator. Published by Orbis Publishing, 1982. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 433pp. including index, bibliography and comparative chronologies; black and white plates and in text illustrations by Eric Fraser. Green cloth boards with gilt spine titles and peach endpapers. Contents in fine, unmarked condition with light rubbing to bottom edge… Read more
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cover of Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales

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Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales, James, Grace; illustrations by Warwick Goble. Published by MacMillan and Co., London, 1979. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 231pp, with colour plates. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt spine titles, blue top edge, blue endpapers and reading ribbon. Contents are in fine, unmarked condition. Front board has three small indentations; jacket has rubbing… Read more
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cover of Memories and Visions of Paradise: Exploring the Universal Myth of a Lost Golden Age

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Memories and Visions of Paradise: Exploring the Universal Myth of a Lost Golden Age, Richard W. Heinberg. Jeremy P. Tarcher Inc, NY, 1989. First Edition, First printing. 282 pp, index, notes, and black and white illustration. quarter silver cloth over blue boards, gilt spine titles, gray endapers. Blindstamp to free endpaper and otherwise contents are fine without markings, tears or… Read more
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The Dreamer Awakes

by Alice Kane

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The Dreamer Awakes, Alice Kane; Introduction by Robert Bringhurst; Edited by Sean Kane. Published by Broadview Press, Peterborough, Ontario, 1995. First Edition. Signed beneath frontispiece portrait "To …… With Love Alice E Kane". 8vo up to 9½" tall. 185 pages. Red boards with black spine titles, black endpapers. Printed on high quality paper with red stylized font… Read more
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Tales of the Alhambra

by Washington Irving

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Tales of the Alhambra, Washington Irving . Published by Editorial Escudo De Oro, 1995 Madrid. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 320 pages with black and white and color photos. Small black and white address label firts page; light shelf wear; contents are tight and appear unread. This is a souvenir edition of the Washington Irving classic published in… Read more
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Daughters of Copper Woman

by Cameron, Anne

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Daughters of Copper Woman, Cameron, Anne. Published by Harbour Publishing, Vancouver, B.C., 2002. Revised Edition. Softcover. In fine condition without markings, tears or folds. Since its first publication in 1981, Daughters of Copper Woman has become an underground classic, selling over 200,000 copies. Now comes a new edition that includes many pieces cut from the original as well as fresh… Read more
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The Pied Piper of Hamlin

by Chamberlain, Sarah

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The Pied Piper of Hamlin. Chamberlain, Sarah (Printer & Illustrator). Published by The Chamberlain Press, Portland, Oregon 1980. Number 90 of 150 numbered and signed copies. 24mo up to 5½" tall. Unpaginated [22] pp. Marbled paper-covered boards with brown leather spine with dark brown spine titles, gray endpapers, rough cut fore-edge. The type is handset Goudy Bold and the paper… Read more
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The Spirit of Shamanism

by Walsh, Roger N.

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1990
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9780874775624
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Los Angeles, California: Jeremy P. Tarcher, 1990. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/Fine. The Spirit of Shamanism, Walsh, Roger N. Published by Jeremy P. Tarcher, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., 1990. First Edition/First printing. In fine, unread condition. Un-clipped dust-jacket has light shelf wear. Brown boards, gilt spine titles. Includes bibliography, index and notes. An… Read more
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Ancient Chinese Fables

by Translated by Yang Hsien Yi, Gladys Yang

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1957
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Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1957. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Feng Ttse-Kai. Ancient Chinese Fables. Translated by Yang Hsien Yi, Gladys Yang Published by Foreign Languages Press, Peking, 1957. 8vo., 60pp. First Edition. Illustrations by Feng Ttse-Kai. In original paper wraps. Pictorial paper covered boards with blue cloth spine; orange paper paste on… Read more
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cover of SINBAD THE SAILOR AND OTHER STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS

SINBAD THE SAILOR AND OTHER STORIES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS

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1978
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9780517251133
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New York/: Weathervane Books, 1978. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Dulac, Edmund (illustrator). Sinbad The Sailor And Other Stories From The Arabian Nights, Dulac, Edmund (illustrator). Published by Weathervane Books, New York, 1978. First letter line printing of this edition. facsimile edition of the original 1907 publication, illustrated with 23 full-color plates by Dulac.… Read more
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cover of India Folk Tales

India Folk Tales

by Herman, A. L

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1968
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Mount Vernon, NY: Peter Pauper Press, 1968. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Maggie Jarvis. India Folk Tales, Herman, A. L.; Illustrated by Maggie Jarvis. Peter Pauper Press, Mount Vernon, NY 1968. Illustrated boards with matching illustrated dustjacket. Wood block purple, orange, black and white illustrations. Volume is in fine condition without markings; small bump on top of spine. Dust… Read more
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