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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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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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Celtic Inspirations: Essential Meditations and Texts (Inspirations)
Celtic Inspirations: Essential Meditations and Texts (Inspirations)
by Lyn Webster Wilde
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The Celts were not only great warriors but also a creative, peaceful and mystical people. Today we especially appreciate their imaginative myth-making, their brilliant design and their profound sense of wonder and magic: three elements that combine in... (read more)

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In Search of Myths and Heroes: Exploring Four Epic Legends of the World
In Search of Myths and Heroes: Exploring Four Epic Legends of the World
by Michael Wood
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In this compelling new book, accompanying the PBS television series of the same name, historian Michael Wood, whose renowned adventures have taken him to many remote and exciting places around the globe, now goes in search of four powerful legends... (read more)

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Classics in Religious Studies / Scholars Press and the Ameri #4: Alpha: The Myths of Creation
Classics in Religious Studies / Scholars Press and the Ameri #4: Alpha: The Myths of Creation
by Charles B Long
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After discussing the nature of religion, mythic and scientific modes of thinking and the general character of creation myths, Charles Long interprets five major types of such myths: creation from nothing, emergence myths, world-parent myths, creation... (read more)

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The Mammoth Book of Merlin
The Mammoth Book of Merlin
by Mike Ashley
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Over 20 tales chronicling the adventures of Merlin and the magic of the Arthurian world. This is a reissue of the superb collection, to coincide with NBCs primetime release of 20-part drama Merlin (first released in UK on BBC with record viewing figures,... (read more)

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Dictionary of Symbols
Dictionary of Symbols
by Carl G Liungman
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From early cave drawings to modern corporate logos, graphic symbols have been used to convey meanings both tangible and abstract. In this unique dictionary, Carl G. Liungman puts approximately 2,500 Western graphic symbols at your fingertips. Each entry... (read more)

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The Celtic Spirit: Daily Meditations for the Turning Year
The Celtic Spirit: Daily Meditations for the Turning Year
by Caitlin Matthews
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A leading Celtic scholar presents 365 daily meditations, drawn from the sacred wisdom and insights of the ancient Celts and tuned to the changing seasons of the year.... (read more)

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Phantasmagoria: A Compendium of Monsters, Myths and Legends
Phantasmagoria: A Compendium of Monsters, Myths and Legends
by Terry Breverton
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A Cornucopia..of Mythical Places,.. People, Beings and Beasts Where does the boogeyman come from? What creatures feast on faithful men? How do you defeat a minotaur? What really riles a dragon? Where would you find real-life werewolves? What happened to... (read more)

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The Death of King Arthur: A New Verse Translation
The Death of King Arthur: A New Verse Translation
by Simon Armitage
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First appearing around 1400, , or, is one of the most widely beloved and spectacularly alliterative poems ever penned in Middle English. Now, from the internationally acclaimed translator of , comes this magisterial new presentation of the Arthurian tale,... (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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Symbols a Universal Language
Symbols a Universal Language
by Joseph Piercy
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Learn the history behind the most commonly-found symbols across the world, including the hash tag, smiley face, dollar sign, and more Take a look at the story behind the world's most famous symbols, from the peace sign to the smiley face. See... (read more)

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Vampire Nation
Vampire Nation
by Arlene Russo
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Do vampires exist among us? Of course. For centuries, an underground society of vampires has thrived in darkness, hidden from the public gaze and forever shrouded in secrecy--until now.Plunge deep into the heart of vampirism as renowned vampire expert... (read more)

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Phantom Past, Indigenous Presence: Native Ghosts in North American Culture and History
Phantom Past, Indigenous Presence: Native Ghosts in North American Culture and History
by Colleen E Boyd
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Sky Loom offers a dazzling introduction to Native American myths, stories, and songs drawn from previous collections by acclaimed translator and poet Brian Swann. With a general introduction by Swann, Sky Loom is a stunning collection that provides a... (read more)

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Too Good to Be True: The Colossal Book of Urban Legends
Too Good to Be True: The Colossal Book of Urban Legends
by Jan Harold Brunvand
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If you enjoy these too-good-to-be-true tales, Brunvand's new book will give you hours of pleasure.-Chicago Tribune A fabulously entertaining book from the ultimate authority on those almost believable tales that always happen to a friend of a friend... (read more)

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Hercules: A Heroic Life
Hercules: A Heroic Life
by Alastair Blanshard
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From Ovid and Virgil to the muscle beaches of Malibu, Hercules has made an indelible impression on Western culture. He is the original hero: half god, half man, handsome and virile, triumphant in his labors yet ultimately a victim of his tragic destiny... (read more)

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Creation Myths: Man's Introduction to the World
Creation Myths: Man's Introduction to the World
by David Maclagan
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Explore a truly astonishing range of interests, philosophies, religions, and cultures -- from alchemy to angels, Buddhism to Hinduism, myth to magic. The distinguished authors bring a wealth of knowledge, visionary thinking, and accessible writing to... (read more)

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Celtic Tradition
Celtic Tradition
by David James
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One of the most recognizable elements within European culture is Celtic tradition. And it's the Celtic cross that symbolizes the very essence of Celtic-ness. Celebrate in this beautifully illustrated work the spiritual nature from which this emblem... (read more)

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The New Secret Language of Symbols: An Illustrated Key to Unlocking Their Deep and Hidden Meanings
The New Secret Language of Symbols: An Illustrated Key to Unlocking Their Deep and Hidden Meanings
by David Fontana
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What role has the dragon played in mythology? What is the symbolism of sacred geometry? The New Secret Language of Symbols will satisfy todays appetite for unpacking the layers of meaning that exist below the surface of many works of art or architecture.... (read more)

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