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1) The Age of Fable; or Stories of Gods and Heroes (Bullfinch's Mythology)
Bulfinch, Thomas
 
Boston: Sanborn, Carter, Bazin & Co., 1855. Third edition. 12mo. Olive green silk, decoratively stamped.488 pp. Frontispiece engraving, plus additional engravings in-text. Bookseller blind stamp to rear endpaper, light waterstain to gutter, extra plate glued to obverse of frontispiece. Solid. Good reading copy.. Third Edition. Decorative Silk. Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$55.00
2) Alexandra; Cassandra; Lycophronis Chalcidensis Alexandra, Cum Graecis Isaaci Tzetzis Commentariis. Accedunt Versiones, Variantes Lectiones, Emendationes, Annotationes, & Indices necessarii.Cura et Opera Johannis Potteri
Lycophron
 
Oxonii: E Theatro Sheldoniano, 1697. Oxonii: E Theatro Sheldoniano, 1697. First edition. Folio. Quarter leather. Frontispiece engraving. Engraved title page. Imprimatur Fitz-herb. Adams. iii. Lycophronis vita e suida, 2 pp. In hoc Libro continentur, 1 pp. Prolgeomena in Greek and Latin, 4 pp. Alexandra, in Greek and Latin, 145 pp. with notes and variants; Cassandra in Latin iambic, pp. 149-183. Index of Greek words, 22 pp. Index or words appearing in commentaries, 4 pp. Author index, 2 pp. Annotations to C... more information

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$500.00
3) American Indian Fairy Tales
Larned, W. T
 
Joliet, IL: P. F. Volland, 1921. 35th edition. 8vo. Pictorial boards. Unpaged. A wonderfully illustrated collection of Indian fairy tales, with full-page illustrations as well a decorative chapter headings and additional in-text art. Owner's name on endpaper. Shelfwear, rubbing, chipping to spine. Rear hinge weak. Interior clean and otherwise tight. Good.. Pictorial Boards. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Rae, John. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$30.00
4) The Atlas of Legendary
Harpur, James, and Jennifer Westwood
 
London: Bloomsbury, 1989. 4to. Cloth. 240 p. Gazetteer, bibliography, index. Color and black and white photographs and illustrations. A tour of the most ;mystical and enchanted places on earth, from the Garden of Eden to Mount Fuji, Ohio's serpent mound to Camelot. Beautifully illustrated. Fine in fine dustjacket in mylar cover.. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. ... more information

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$90.00
5) Baksheesh & Brahman: Asian Journals, India
Campbell, Joseph; Larsen, Robin; Larsen, Stephen; Van Couvering, Antony
 
Novata, California, U.S.A.: New World Library, 2002. Novata: New World Library, 2002. First edition. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 390 pp. A journal of Campbell's travels in East Asia and Japan. Anything by Joseph Campbell is worth reading again and again. New in new dustjacket.. First Edition. Cloth. New/New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$22.00
6) Bed the Turtle Softly: Legends of the South Pacific
Branham, Mary Edith and Joel S
 
Mukilteo, WA: Scott Publications, 1975. Mukilteo, WA, Scott Publications, 1975. First edition. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY BOTH AUTHORS. 8vo. Bright orange cloth with gilt lettering embossed on spine and front board, endpapers decorated with map, illustrated in black and white throughout, 182 pp. This volume includes over fifty stories, some of them well known, others known only in the oral traditions of the families who have handed them down by word of mouth for generations. Included are the authors' adve... more information

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$55.00
7) The Bermuda Triangle
Berlitz, Charels
 
New York, NY: Doubleday, 1974. New York, NY, Doubleday, 1974. First edition. 8vo. Gray quarter cloth over blue boards with blue lettering embossed on spine, rough cut pages, illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings, 203 pp. Boards are very faded, former owner name on endpaper. Appears gently read. Good+ in a very good dust jacket, protected by a mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$22.00
8) The Caliph Haroun-Alraschid and Saracen Civilization
Palmer, E. H
 
New York, NY: G. P. Putnam, 1881. New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1881. First thus. Tan silk with black lettering and decoration embossed on spine and boards, with antique bookplate from the Sturgis Library dated in year of publication, very little in the way of library markings no pocket, etc., includes ephemera: fold-out genealogical table, 228 pp. In remarkable condition; appears gently read! Rare! Very good condition.. First Thus. Cloth. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾&qu... more information

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$45.00
9) Coming of the King: The First Book of Merlin
Tolstoy, Nikolai
 
New York, NY: Bantam Books, 1989. New York, NY, Bantam Books, 1989. First edition, first printing. 8vo. Dark blue quarter cloth over dark blue boards with copper-colored lettering embossed on spine, dark gold endpapers, 630 pp. Very good+ in a very good+ dust jacket, protected by a mylar cover.. First Edition, First Printing. Quarter Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$22.00
10) The Crystal Cave
Stewart, Mary
 
New York: Morrow, 1970. New York: Morrow, 1970. First edition. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 521 pp. including notes. Dust jacket has loose laminate along edges and is price-clipped. Fine in good dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Good. 8vo. ... more information

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$29.00
11) Crystal Woman : The Sisters of the Dreamtime
Andrews, Lynn V
 
New York: Warner Books, 1987. Second printing. 8vo. Cloth. 269 p. Signed by author on title page. Fine in fine dustjacket in mylar cover.. Signed by Author. Cloth. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Tamura, David. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$25.00
12) Daphnis & Chloe : Translated Out of the Greek of Longus By George Thornley in 1657
Longus
 
New York: Privately Printed for Rarity Press, 1931. First edition thus. 8vo. Cloth. 200 p. Color frontispiece and black and white illustrations by John Austen. A beautifully produced translation of the work of Longus, with erotic illustrations. Fading and minor shelfwear to boards. Near fine.. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Austen, John. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$45.00
13) The Elder Edda : A Selection
Taylor, Paul B. And Auden, W. H., Translators
 
New York: Random House, 1969. First American edition, first printing. 8vo. Cloth. 173 p. Illustrated. Introduction by Peter H. Salus and Paul B. Taylor. Notes by Peter H. Salus. Dedicated to J. R. R. Tolkien. A compilation, made about 1200 A.D., or earlier Icelandic poems on cosmology, mythology, and the stories of the Norse heroes. One of the chief sources of knowledge of Scandinavian mythology. Staining to page edges. Good in very good dustjacket in mylar cover.. First American Edition. Cloth. G... more information

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$75.00
14) Etruscans: Beloved of the Gods
Llywelyn, Morgan; Scott, Michael
 
New York, NY: Tor Books, 2000. New York, NY, Tor Books, 2000. First edition, first printing. 8vo. Black cloth with gilt lettering embossed on spine, 334 pp. Dust jacket has minor rubbing and a few shallow scratches, but still bright and shiny. Appears gently read or unread. Fine in a very good dust jacket, protected by a mylar cover.. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$22.00
15) FREYJA, THE GREAT GODDESS OF THE NORTH
Näsström, Britt-Mari
 
Harwich Port: Clock & Rose Press, 2003. Second Edition. Slate-blue cloth binding, silver titles. Printed on acid-free paper, 202 pp. Originally printed in 1995 as Lund Studies in the History of Religions, volume 5, revised and updated. FREYJA is a careful exploration into the nature of the Great Goddess and the Old Norse pantheon, using the tools of literature, archaeology, linguistics, and the works of historians of religion. Through a comparative analysis, Britt-Mari Näsström produces a mu... more information

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$49.00
16) FREYJA, THE GREAT GODDESS OF THE NORTH
Näsström, Britt-Mari
 
Harwich Port: Clock & Rose Press, 2003. Second Edition. Slate-blue cloth binding, silver titles. Printed on acid-free paper, 202 pp. Originally printed in 1995 as Lund Studies in the History of Religions, volume 5, revised and updated. FREYJA is a careful exploration into the nature of the Great Goddess and the Old Norse pantheon, using the tools of literature, archaeology, linguistics, and the works of historians of religion. Through a comparative analysis, Britt-Mari Näsström produces a mu... more information

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$49.00
17) FREYJA, THE GREAT GODDESS OF THE NORTH
Näsström, Britt-Mari
 
Harwich Port: Clock & Rose Press, 2003. Second Edition. Slate-blue cloth binding, silver titles. Printed on acid-free paper, 202 pp. Originally printed in 1995 as Lund Studies in the History of Religions, volume 5, revised and updated. FREYJA is a careful exploration into the nature of the Great Goddess and the Old Norse pantheon, using the tools of literature, archaeology, linguistics, and the works of historians of religion. Through a comparative analysis, Britt-Mari Näsström produces a mu... more information

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$49.00
18) The Facts on File Encyclopedia of World Mythology and Legend
Mercatante, Anthony
 
New York: Facts on File, 1988. Presumed first edition. 4to. Cloth. Index. Bibliography. Illustrated. Containing nearly 3,000 entires, this remarkable, lavishly illustrated encyclopedia presents an incomparable survey of myths, fables, and legends from around the world. An essential reference work. As-new in as-new dustjacket in mylar cover.. Cloth. As New/As New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. ... more information

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$75.00
19) The First Christmas Tree
Van Dyke, Henry
 
New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1915. New York, NY, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1915. Reprint. 12mo. Tan quarter cloth with light green lettering embosses on spine over light green boards with white lettering and decoration of front board, rough cut pages, large paper edition, frontispiece features an ancient tree cutting scene, 69 pp. A lovely book about the tradition of decorating evergreens in honor of the Christmas holiday. Former owner name and date 1915 on endpaper. Very good.. Reprint.... more information

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$22.00
20) First Light
Ackroyd, Peter
 
New York, NY: Grove Press, 1989. New York, NY, Grove Press, 1989. First edition, first printing. 8vo. Black quarter cloth over tans boards with gilt lettering embossed on spine, 328 pp. Ex-library. Very good in a very good dust jacket, protected by a mylar cover.. First Edition, First Printing. Quarter Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. ... more information

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$22.00
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