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Good Faeries/Bad Faeries
Good Faeries/Bad Faeries
by Brian Froud
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andlt;Iandgt;"Once upon a time, I thought faeries lived only in books, old folktales, and the past. That was before they burst upon my life as vibrant, luminous beings, permeating my art and my everyday existence, causing glorious havoc...."andlt;/Iandgt;... (read more)

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The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Future
The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Future
by Riane Eisler
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The legacy ofthe sacred feminine The Chalice and the Blade tells a new story of our cultural origins. It showsthat warfare and the war of the sexes are neither divinely nor biologicallyordained. It provides verification that a better future is possible... (read more)

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The Vampire Book
The Vampire Book
by DK Publishing
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Vampires have always fascinated and frightened, and now their reach goes beyond horror-flick fans. Teens the world over have fallen under the spell of these mysterious, blood-sucking, and oh-so-alluring beings! From Buffy to Twilight, vampire fans have... (read more)

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Mythology: The Complete Guide to Our Imagined Worlds
Mythology: The Complete Guide to Our Imagined Worlds
by Christopher Dell
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In every culture of the world myths help explain our origins, the world’s creation, gods and monsters, demons, the afterlife, and the underworld. This compelling account gathers together themes and stories from every part of the globe to show how... (read more)

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Giants, Monsters, and Dragons: An Encyclopedia of Folklore, Legend, and Myth
Giants, Monsters, and Dragons: An Encyclopedia of Folklore, Legend, and Myth
by Carol Rose
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We have always conjured up creatures never seen in nature, from flying horses and two-headed birds to fire-breathing dragons and enormous killer skunks, as well as fantastic distortions of our own image, from giants to nubile maidens. In these pages you... (read more)

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When God Was a Woman (Harvest/HBJ Book)
When God Was a Woman (Harvest/HBJ Book)
by Merlin Stone
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Here, archaeologically documented,is the story of the religion of the Goddess. Under her, womens roles were far more prominent than in patriarchal Judeo-Christian cultures. Stone describes this ancient system and, with its disintegration, the decline in... (read more)

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Badass: The Birth of a Legend
Badass: The Birth of a Legend
by Ben Thompson
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Ben Thompson—author of Badass,creator of the epic website badassoftheweek.com, and the  Internet’s foremost expert on badassitude—is back to enthrall lovers of skull-smashing, bone-crushing bad behavior with his latest compendium... (read more)

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King Arthur and His Knights: Selected Tales (Galaxy Book; 434)
King Arthur and His Knights: Selected Tales (Galaxy Book; 434)
by Thomas Malory
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This thoroughly readable collection of Malory's famous stories of King Arthur includes the familiar legends, plots, exploits, and characters which have become part of the cultural tradition of the English-speaking world.... (read more)

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D'Aulaires' Book of Norse Myths (New York Review Children's Collection)
D'Aulaires' Book of Norse Myths (New York Review Children's Collection)
by Ingri Daulaire
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The NYRB Children's Collection includes beloved picture books for preschoolers through to favorite chapter books and novels for older children.   Praised for their elegant design and sturdy bindings, the books set a new standard for the... (read more)

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Italian Folktales
Italian Folktales
by Italo Calvino
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Chosen by The New York Times as one of its best books in the year of its original publication, this treasure trove of 200 lively Italian folktales has won a cherished place among fans of the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen. In this collection,... (read more)

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The Woman's Encyclopedia of Myths and Secrets
The Woman's Encyclopedia of Myths and Secrets
by Barbara G Walker
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"One of my favorite ways of reading is to pull a book off the shelf and open it at random. That's the great thing about reference books like dictionaries or encyclopedias. These books are treasure troves — dip in anywhere, let chance take you, lead... (read more)

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The Once and Future Goddess: A Sweeping Visual Chronicle of the Sacred Female and Her Reemergence in the Cult
The Once and Future Goddess: A Sweeping Visual Chronicle of the Sacred Female and Her Reemergence in the Cult
by Elinor W Gadon
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A richly illustrated testament to the reemergence of the Goddess in the art and in the lives of contemporary women and men. In this beautifully illustrated and far-reaching history. Elinor Gadon vividly weaves words and images to demonstrate the powerful... (read more)

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Greek Mythology for Beginners
Greek Mythology for Beginners
by Joe Lee
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Joe Lee is an illustrator, cartoonist, writer, and clown. With a degree from Indiana University centering on Medieval History, Joe is also a graduate of Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey's Clown College. He worked for some years as a circus clown. He... (read more)

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The Grimm Reader: The Classic Tales of the Brothers Grimm
The Grimm Reader: The Classic Tales of the Brothers Grimm
by Maria Tatar
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Even after two hundred years, the tales collected by the Brothers Grimm remain among our most powerful stories. Their scenes of unsparing savagery and jaw-dropping beauty remind us that fairy tales, in all their simplicity, have the power to change us... (read more)

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The Gods of Olympus: A History
The Gods of Olympus: A History
by Barbara Graziosi
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An elegant and entertaining account of the transformations of the Greek gods across the ages, from antiquity to the Renaissance and the present day The gods of Olympus are the most colorful characters of Greek civilization: even in antiquity, they were... (read more)

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Dream Angus
Dream Angus
by Alexander McCall Smith
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From the beloved, bestselling author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series comes a delightful addition to the Myths series. Dream Angus is one of the earliest of the Celtic deities, and one of the most beloved. Angus comes bounding over the... (read more)

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Celtic Fairy Tales
Celtic Fairy Tales
by Joseph Jacobs
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Originally published in 1892, this beautifully written collection of Celtic fairy tales is bound to enrapture. Filled to the brim with, as Joseph Jacob says, “both the best, and the best known folk-tales of the Celts,” this is the first of his... (read more)

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Spider Woman's Web: Traditional Native American Tales about Women's Power
Spider Woman's Web: Traditional Native American Tales about Women's Power
by Susan Hazen Hammond
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In the Americas, the oral tradition has created one of the oldest surviving bodies of literature on earth. Native American storytelling, in particular, stands out for its distinctive honoring of womanly power and the female forces of the universe... (read more)

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Robin Hood: Myth, History and Culture
Robin Hood: Myth, History and Culture
by Nick Rennison
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An informative, lively guide through the rich mythology of Robin Hood, across all mediums Everyone knows the story of England's greatest folk hero, the outlaw who robbed from the rich and gave to the poor. This highly entertaining book begins... (read more)

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Morte D' Arthur
Morte D' Arthur
by Thomas Malory
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Malory's majestic account of the Arthurian legends was one of England's first printed books, and has remained an inspiration for readers and writers down the centuries since it was first published by William Caxton in 1485. His eight tales share common... (read more)

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