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A Handy Classical Dictionary

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Whittaker & Co:

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 032196

Condition: Very Good


Produced to contain as much information as possible in a small compass and containing the most prominent names that occur in classical history and mythology with the most conspicuous incidents associated with them. 120 pages + publisher's adverts. Maroon cloth boards with gilt titles to spine. Undated circa 1900's. A very good clean copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Supernatural Steam

By: Brooks, J.A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Jarrold Publishing: 1992

Seller ID: 019466

ISBN: 0711705933

Condition: Good


A good, clean copy which has some light creasing to front cover at top corner and to the first two pages of the book. A collection of strange and supernatural railway stories. 127 pages. Illustrated in black and white. View more info

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Mythology : An Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Principal Myths and Religions of the World

By: Cavendish, Richard (Editor)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Twickenham, Middlesex, Tiger Books: 1998

Seller ID: 036494

ISBN: 1840560703

Condition: Very Good +


Comprehensive and well researched study of the imaginative traditions through which man attempts to understand and control the world about him and reconcile himself to life's tragedies and sorrows. Heavy, unread hardback in an unclipped d/w - 304 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Waking the Dead : Puzzles from Ancient History Decoded

By: Cox, Don

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Marlow, Buckinghamshire, Odysseus Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040987

ISBN: 0953943704

Condition: As New


The author takes us into a journey into the distant past. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 181 pages. Appears unread. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Tolkien's Ring

By: Day, David

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, BCA: 2001

Seller ID: 050223

Condition: Very Good


Shows how the Lord of the Rings is the result of an ancient story-telling tradition that dates back to the dawn of western culture; and how by drawing upon the world's primary myths and legends, Tolkien created his own mythology for the twentieth century. Very good clean hardback illustrated with colour drawings by Alan Lee. 183 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Mythology of Sex : An Illustrated Exploration of Sexual Customs and Practices from Ancient Times to the Present

By: Dening, Sarah

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051215

ISBN: 0713481110

Condition: Very Good


Captivating, enlightening, and strikingly illustrated work which explores the ways in which cultural myths reflect attitudes toward sexuality and how these attitudes have changed over time. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 224 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Oracle Betrayed

By: Fisher, Catherine

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Dresden, TN, USA, Eos: 2005

Seller ID: 020072

ISBN: 0060571594

Condition: Good


Book One of the Oracle Prophecies. Occasional page has been folded over at top corner. A good, clean second-hand copy. View more info

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Tales of the Argonauts, and Selected Verse

By: Harte, Bret

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1906

Seller ID: 005244

Condition: Good


Stories of the men who came to California in the years following 1848 and the gold which they so eagerly sought. A good clean hardback. Frontis portrait of the author. Previous owners name to front endpaper. Slight tanning to page edges. 423 pages. Spine strip has faded. Part of the Hutchinson's Popular Classics series. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Norns are Spinning

By: Hauckland, Andreas

Price: £27.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Macy Masius: 1928

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 047483

Condition: Good


Translated from the Norwegian by Barent Ten Eyck. Novel set in the realms of Norse mythology. A good clean hardback which is a little worn to spine ends, 312 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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A History of Pagan Europe

By: Jones, Prudence; Pennick, Nigel

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042260

ISBN: 0415091365

Condition: Near Fine


Definitive study which draws together the fragmented sources of Europe's native religions and establishes the coherence and continuity of the Pagan world vision. Clean, square hardback with some faint sunning to page edges - 262 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Lamb's Adventures of Ulysses

By: Lang, Andrew ( Introduction )

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold:

Seller ID: 043805

Condition: Good


Good, clean text block with a tissue protected frontis map of the wanderings of Ulysses. Some opening to guttering - 127 pages including index. Not dated. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Beasts of Fact and Fable

By: Marchant, R. A.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London & Basingstoke, Phoenix House: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049715

Condition: Very Good


Facts and fancies behind the world's oddest creatures, some surviving today, some buried in legend. With 14 full-page drawings. Clean square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing slight shelfwear -152 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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3rd Stone : Archaeology, Folklore and Myth Issue 34 April - June 1999

By: Mortimer, Neil (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Devizes, Wiltshire, 3rd Stone: 1999

Seller ID: 056783

Condition: Good


The magazine for the New Antiquarian - Issue 34 April - June 1999. Articles include Gender and Rock Art, Timber Circles, Paganism and the English Settlement etc. Clean, large format magazine showing a couple of minor crease marks to page corners - 51 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Myths of Britain

By: Senior, Michael

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, BCA: 1979

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 039921

ISBN: 0856132446

Condition: Very Good


Examines the rich tradition of Mythology, the origins of which lie deep in early history and ancient religions of the British Isles. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w protected with a plastic film - 241 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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RILKO Journal Number 64 Spring/Summer 2004

By: Various

Price: £12.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, R.I.L.K.O. Trust: 2004

Seller ID: 056778

Condition: Very Good


The newsletter of the Research Into Lost Knowledge Organisation. Studies in Patterns. Contents include:- Links Between Modern Science and Ancient Mythology; Magic Squares; Consciousness & the Harmonics of Nature; Alternative Energy Sources; Walls Do Have Ears; Resounding; Landscape & Destiny; The Metapattern of 8. A very good clean copy. 40 pages. View more info

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The Tale of Aelfstan and the Aelfar Princess

By: Walker, Taliesyn Writing as Wulf Hengestsson

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Not Stated, Gewicceham Hearth Books: 2003

Seller ID: 023211

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy of this now hard-to-find title. Front cover curling slightly. Gift inscription on title page - otherwise internally immaculate. 108 pages. View more info

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Country Air : Summer and Autumn

By: Wilson, Ron; Smith, Robert

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, The Book Castle: 1992

Seller ID: 048830

ISBN: 1871199069

Condition: Near Fine


Looks at the plants and animals in the countryside, month by month, including nature notes folklore, weather sayings, herbal remedies, poems, country customs, mythology festivals and special days. An as new, unread paperback. 128 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info