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The Return of the Light: Twelve Tales from Around the World for the Winter Solstice
The Return of the Light: Twelve Tales from Around the World for the Winter Solstice
by Carolyn Mcv Edwards
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This beautifully packaged collection of 12 stories from around the world honor the Winter Solstice, the shortest day and longest night of the year that is revered worldwide. Illustrations.... (read more)

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Sonahchi: A Collection of Myth-Tales
Sonahchi: A Collection of Myth-Tales
by Pat Carr
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"Years ago, Pat Carr became attracted to the myths of the Mimbres peoples, so much so that she wrote Mimbres Pottery, a highly respected scholarly text. But Pat is a writer of fiction--soon she was working with the ancient tales anew, re-creating them in... (read more)

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Nordic Gods and Heroes
Nordic Gods and Heroes
by Padraic Colum
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Rich selection of age-old legends concerning the gods and goddesses who dwell in Asgard, their problems with the mischievous Loki, the exploits of Odin and Thor, the story of Sigurd, the winning of Brynhild, the twilight of the gods and more. Enhanced... (read more)

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Egyptian Myths (Legendary Past)
Egyptian Myths (Legendary Past)
by George Hart
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The rich panorama of ancient Egyptian mythology has survived through tomb paintings, temple inscriptions, and papyri. This account begins with the creation legends of Heliopolis, Memphis, and Hermopolis and illustrates the intellectual struggles of the... (read more)

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Every Tongue Got to Confess: Negro Folk-Tales from the Gulf States
Every Tongue Got to Confess: Negro Folk-Tales from the Gulf States
by Zora Neale Hurston
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"Imagine the situations in which these speech acts occur. Recall a front stoop, juke joint, funeral, wedding, barbershop, kitchen: the music, noise, communal energy, and release. Dream. Participate the way you do when you allow a song to transport you... (read more)

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Mesopotamian myths
Mesopotamian myths
by Henrietta Mccall
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A vast legacy of powerful creative writing was revealed when nineteenth-century scholars managed to decipher the mysterious wedge-shaped symbols of cuneiform script, inscribed on clay tablets over 5,000 years ago by the ancient Mesopotamians. Strikingly... (read more)

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Grimm's Fairy Tales (Barnes & Noble Classics)
Grimm's Fairy Tales (Barnes & Noble Classics)
by Jacob Grimm
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Grimm's Fairy Tales, by Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of... (read more)

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Contemporary Celtic Motifs: Includes CD with Over 200 Motifs
Contemporary Celtic Motifs: Includes CD with Over 200 Motifs
by Alex Sherman
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Celtic designs, with their intricate knotwork, dizzying spirals, and repetitive tessellation have a magical quality, both to those who view them and the artists who create them. The timeless beauty of these ancient forms is reinterpreted here in more... (read more)

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Hawaiian Myths of Earth, Sea, and Sky (Kolowalu Books)
Hawaiian Myths of Earth, Sea, and Sky (Kolowalu Books)
by Vivian Thompson
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Twelve tales recount the true flavor and simplicity of storytellers of long ago.... (read more)

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The Blithedale Romance (Dover Thrift Editions)
The Blithedale Romance (Dover Thrift Editions)
by Nathaniel Hawthorne
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A group of Utopians, unhappy with dissolute, mid-19th-century America, takes to the pastoral life; but the members find little satisfaction in the communal life. Instead of changing the world, they pursue self-centered paths that ultimately lead to... (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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Folklore of the Holy Land, Moslem, Christian and Jewish
Folklore of the Holy Land, Moslem, Christian and Jewish
by J E Hanauer
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Stories of the Creation, saints, and sinners tell of Adam, Abraham, Noah, Moses, and other revered figures; anecdotes describe tribes, people, languages, and sites such as the Jaffa Gate at Jerusalem. Still others illustrate social ideas, superstitions... (read more)

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Twilight Goddess: The Universal Message of the Divine Feminine
Twilight Goddess: The Universal Message of the Divine Feminine
by Thomas Cleary
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This book is a guided tour of the feminine principles, symbols, and imagery found in Hinduism, Taoism, Buddhism, and the Sufi tradition of Islam, with insightful meditations on the deep meanings of these manifestations of the Divine. Goddess worship is... (read more)

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Cuentos de Cuanto Hay: Tales from Spanish New Mexico / Tales of Olden Times
Cuentos de Cuanto Hay: Tales from Spanish New Mexico / Tales of Olden Times
by J Manuel Espinosa
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A collection of traditional New Mexican Hispanic folktales gathered from the oral tradition in 1931 and translated by famed storyteller Joe Hayes.... (read more)

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The cult of the cat
The cult of the cat
by Nicholas J Saunders
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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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It's All in the Frijoles: 100 Famous Latinos Share Real-Life Stories, Time-Tested Dichos, Favorite Folktales, and Inspiring Words of Wisdom
It's All in the Frijoles: 100 Famous Latinos Share Real-Life Stories, Time-Tested Dichos, Favorite Folktales, and Inspiring Words of Wisdom
by Yolanda Nava
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Do you wish you could remember all the words to the childhood songs your grandmother taught you, so you could sing them to your children? Have you ever found yourself repeating the dichos, or proverbs, your parents used to lecture you with? If you are... (read more)

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Rogue Angel #49: The Devil's Chord
Rogue Angel #49: The Devil's Chord
by Alex Archer
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Da Vinci's greatest and most dangerous legacy…  In the midst of a lovers' quarrel on a Venetian bridge, a pair of art thieves loses a priceless, stolen Lorraine cross to the canal's murky waters. Suspecting a connection between the cross, Joan... (read more)

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Curses! Broiled Again!: The Hottest Urban Legends Going
Curses! Broiled Again!: The Hottest Urban Legends Going
by Jan Harold Brunvand
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Did your cousin's wife's dentist's daughter go to the tanning parlor once too often and had her insides cooked? Has your husband's brother's nephew teacher try to make a dead rabbit look alive? If so, you've heard--or you yourself may have told--two of... (read more)

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Family Quizmas: Christmas Bedtime Stories and Trivia Fun
Family Quizmas: Christmas Bedtime Stories and Trivia Fun
by Gordon Pape
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A second humorous compilation of holiday trivia and stories provides zany explanations for a variety of familiar Christmas traditions, both secular and religious, answering questions concerning the origins of holiday traditions and customs, accompanied... (read more)

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Superstitions: 1,013 of the World's Wackiest Myths, Fables & Old Wives' Tales
Superstitions: 1,013 of the World's Wackiest Myths, Fables & Old Wives' Tales
by Deborah Murrell
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An entertaining, light-hearted approach to over 1,000 superstitions? this book uncovers the complexity and sometimes ridiculousness of human nature and behavior through the ages. Why is Friday the 13th considered unlucky? Why do we knock on wood? Why do... (read more)

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