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Image for Asiatic Mythology: A Detailed Description And Explanation Of The Mythologies Of All The Great Nations Of Asia

Asiatic Mythology: A Detailed Description And Explanation Of The Mythologies Of All The Great Nations Of Asia

By: "J. Hakin, Clement Huart, Raymonde Linossier, H. De Wilman-Grabowska, Charles-Henri Marchal, Henri Maspero, Serge Eliseev"

Price: £24.95

Publisher: New York, Crescent Books:

Seller ID: 160498

ISBN: ISBN 0517132257

Condition: Very Good


"Undated Crescent Books hardback reprint, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed to edges with short repaired tear to rear upper lh corner; red boards, with contrasting brown cloth spine, clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book weighs over 1kg. Not an old ... View more info

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"An Account of a Meeting with Denizens of Another World, 1871"

By: "William Robert Loosley, edited by David Langford"

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Davd & Charles: 1979

Seller ID: 120405

ISBN: ISBN 0715377256

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1979, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good to near fine condition: dj very slightly faded to spine; black cloth boards, with bright gilt titles to spine, are clean and crisp. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; text clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Classic Myth And Legend

By: A. R. Hope Moncrieff

Price: £24.95

Publisher: The Grehsam Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 170228

Condition: Good


"Undated hardback edition in the Gresham Myth And Legend In Literature And Art series, c.1913, with decorated boards and no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - boards a little worn at spine head and tail, corners gently rounded. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name neat to half-title; tanning to page-ends and gilt upper edge of page-bock dust-dulled, but text and plates brigh... View more info

Image for The Big Grey Man Of Ben Macdhui: Myth of Monster

The Big Grey Man Of Ben Macdhui: Myth of Monster

By: Affleck Gray

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Moffat, Lochar Publishing: 1989

Seller ID: 121207

ISBN: ISBN 0948403136

Condition: Near Fine


"New edition hardback, 1989, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good to near fine condition - dj slightly faded to spine with a little rubbing to edges. Internally very clean. Binding tight with slight roll, no annotations or inscriptions, text and illustrations crisp and clear throughout." View more info

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Ghosts and Legends of Yorkshire

By: Andy Roberts

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Jarrold: 1997

Seller ID: 121702

ISBN: ISBN 0711705925

Condition: Very Good


"Paperback reprint, 1997, in overall very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book." View more info

Image for The Bermuda Triangle: an incredible saga of unexplained disappearances.

The Bermuda Triangle: an incredible saga of unexplained disappearances.

By: Charles Berlitz

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1981

Seller ID: 120451

Condition: Very Good


"BCA reprint hardback, 1981, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Binding tight, no annotations of inscriptions; text, plates and illustrations clean and crisp throughout." View more info

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Myths of Crete & Pre-Hellenic Europe

By: Donald A. Mackenzie

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Gresham Publishing:

Seller ID: 110798

Condition: Very Good


"Undated hardback with no jacket (circa 1910/1920). From the Gresham Myth and Legend in Literature and Art series. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - light green/grey cloth boards, with titles and illustrated motifs to spine and front board, are a little worn to spine head and tail; cloth is slightly puckered in a couple of places. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text, illustrations and plates very clean and ... View more info

Image for "Egyptian Myth And Legend: With Historical Narrative, Notes On Race Problems, Comparative Beliefs etc."

"Egyptian Myth And Legend: With Historical Narrative, Notes On Race Problems, Comparative Beliefs etc."

By: Donald A. Mackenzie

Price: £24.95

Publisher: The Grehsam Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 170229

Condition: Good


"Undated hardback edition in the Gresham Myth And Legend In Literature And Art series, c.1913, with decorated boards and no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - boards a little worn at spine head and tail. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends and gilt upper-edge of page-block dust-dulled, but text and plates bright and clear throughout. Colour frontis retains tissue-pap... View more info

Image for Standard-Bearers: Stories and Legends Of St. George of England, St. Andrew of Scotland, St. David of Wales, St. Patrick of Ireland.

Standard-Bearers: Stories and Legends Of St. George of England, St. Andrew of Scotland, St. David of Wales, St. Patrick of Ireland.

By: Elizabeth Clark

Price: £9.95

Publisher: University Of London Press Ltd: 1956

Seller ID: 180102

Condition: Good


Third impression hardback, 1956, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - pale blue boards rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - small Osborne Road Infants stamp to front pastedown and ffep; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. View more info

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Magical and Mystical Sites: Europe and the British Isles

By: Elizabeth Pepper and John Wilcock

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1977

Seller ID: 122576

Condition: Very Good


"First BCA edition hardback, 1977, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj rubbed and slightly chipped to upper edges. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; a hint of toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Sword Is Forged

By: Evangeline Walton

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Souvenir Press: 1984

Seller ID: 161262

ISBN: ISBN 0285626396

Condition: Very Good


"First UK edition hardback, 1984, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Peronnik The Fool

By: George Moore

Price: £39.95

Publisher: "Mount Vernon, New York", William Edwin Rudge: 1926

Seller ID: 140353

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback designed by Bruce Rogers and limited to just 785 copies, 1926, with no jacket as published. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - decorated paper-covered boards generally clean and crisp, spine slightly tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; rough-trimmed page-ends lightly toned, text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Pho... View more info

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Eirik The Red And Other Icelandic Sagas

By: Gwyn Jones

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 180716

ISBN: ISBN 0192505823

Condition: Very Good


Hardback reprint in the Worlds Classics series (no. 582), 1972, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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"The Myths Of Greece & Rome: Their Stories, Signification And Origin"

By: H. A. Guerber

Price: £19.95

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd: 1927

Seller ID: 131499

Condition: Very Good


"Leather-bound hardback reprint, 1927. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - tan cloth boards half-bound in brown leather are rubbed to spine. Internally clean. Binding overall tight and appears little read - colour frontispiece has become detached and worn to leading edge but is still with the book, no annotations or inscriptions - handwritten prize note to ffep dated 1927; rough-trimmed page-ends tanned and a li... View more info

Image for Northland Sagas Retold by Henry Gilbert

Northland Sagas Retold by Henry Gilbert

By: H. Gilbert

Price: £14.95

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd:

Seller ID: 150627

Condition: Good


"Undated hardback edition in the All Time Tales series, c. 1910, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards, with pictorial on-lay, slightly tanned to spine and rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name and address in pencil to reverse of frontis; tanning to rough-trimmed page-ends (a couple still uncut) and endpapers but... View more info

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The World's Desire

By: H. Rider Haggard and Andrew Lang

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Longmans, Green And Co.: 1890

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 181251

Condition: Good


First edition hardback, 1890, with green cloth, bevel-edged boards and no jacket as published. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - boards worn to corners with chips to cloth at spine head and tail. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Beasts And Saints

By: Helen Waddell

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Constable And Company Ltd: 1945

Seller ID: 140191

Condition: Good


"Hardback reprint, 1945, with no jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - blue cloth boards lightly aged and rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Robin Hood

By: J. C. Holt

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1983

Seller ID: 122968

ISBN: ISBN 0500273081

Condition: Good


"First paperback edition, 1983, in overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - name to half-title page; page-ends slightly marked but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Folk-tales of the British Isles

Folk-tales of the British Isles

By: James Riordan

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Moscow, Raduga Publishers: 1987

Seller ID: 151090

ISBN: ISBN 5050010055

Condition: Very Good


"Hardback edition with introduction in Russian but main text in English, 1987, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - white dj rubbed to edges and slightly marked; brown cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. ... View more info

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Down From The Lonely Mountain: Californian Indian Tales

By: Jane Louise Curry

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Dennis Dobson: 1968

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 171094

ISBN: ISBN 0234779748

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1968, with price-clipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed to edges with trace of old label mark to front cover. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; slight toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info