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The Lore of the Land: A Guide to England's Legends, from Spring-Heeled Jack to the Witches of Warboys
The Lore of the Land: A Guide to England's Legends, from Spring-Heeled Jack to the Witches of Warboys
by Jennifer Westwood
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If you've ever wondered about the origin of British folklore and legends, such as Sweeney Todd and Springheeled Jack, you can find out all about them in this comprehensive guide.... (read more)

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Scottish Folk & Fairy Tales
Scottish Folk & Fairy Tales
by Gordon Javie
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This is a collection of Scottish fairy tales, folk tales and legends, which have been passed on from generation to generation, and have been brought together in this one volume.... (read more)

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Beowulf & Grendel
Beowulf & Grendel
by John Grigsby
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The legend of Beowulf and Grendel is one of the founding works of modern Western literature. It tells the story of the monster-slaying hero, Beowulf, who frees the feasting hall of a Danish king from the 12-year tyranny of the hideous creature Grendel... (read more)

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The Stations of the Sun: a History of the Ritual Year in Britain
The Stations of the Sun: a History of the Ritual Year in Britain
by Ronald Hutton
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From the twelve days of Christmas to the Spring traditions of Valentine, Shrovetide, and Easter eggs, through May Day revels and Midsummer fires, and on to the waning of the year, Harvest Home, and Hallowe'en; Ronald Hutton takes us on a fascinating... (read more)

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Fishing for Amber
Fishing for Amber
by Ciaran Carson
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Fishing for Amber, by the acclaimed Irish poet Ciaran Carson, dazzles with the sheer pleasure taken in the telling of stories. In form it is a kind of magic alphabet, with the subjects drawn from chillingly comic Irish fairy tales, from Ovid's... (read more)

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Myths and Legends of the British Isles
Myths and Legends of the British Isles
by Richard Barber
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THE BRITISH ISLES have a long tradition of tales of gods, heroes and marvels, hinting at a mythology once as relevant to the races which settled the islands as the Greek and Roman gods were to the classical world. The tales drawn together in this book... (read more)

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On the Lines of Morris' Romances: Two Books That Inspired J. R. R. Tolkien-The Wood Beyond the World and the Well at the World's End
On the Lines of Morris' Romances: Two Books That Inspired J. R. R. Tolkien-The Wood Beyond the World and the Well at the World's End
by William Morris
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J. R. R. Tolkien said that his writing was inspired by William Morris. This book includes two of William Morris' most popular tales in one inexpensive, wide-format, two-column edition.... (read more)

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Finding Arthur: The True Origins of the Once and Future King
Finding Arthur: The True Origins of the Once and Future King
by Adam Ardrey
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The legend of King Arthur has been told and retold for centuries. As the king who united a nation, his is the story of England itself. But what if Arthur wasn't English at all? As writer and activist Adam Ardrey discovered, the reason historians have had... (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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Robin Hood: People's Outlaw and Forest Hero: A Graphic Guide
Robin Hood: People's Outlaw and Forest Hero: A Graphic Guide
by Paul Buhle
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Using a unique blend of text, collage, and comic art, this social commentary written in graphic novel format analyzes the continuity between the myth of Robin Hood and the occurrence of social uprisings among peasants. In addition, the book explores the... (read more)

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English Fables & Fairy Stories
English Fables & Fairy Stories
by James Reeves
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Many traditional stories--Dick Whittington and his Cat, Tom Thumb, Jack and the Beanstalk--join equally good but not so well know stories like the story of the tailor who slew two giants, or the maid who had to travel to the well at the World's End, and... (read more)

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The classic fairy tales
The classic fairy tales
by Iona Opie
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This volume contains twenty-four of the best known fairy tales in the English language, presented here in the exact words of their first English publication or of the earliest surviving text. Including "Sleeping Beauty," "Bluebeard," "Cinderella... (read more)

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The illustrated Bulfinch's Mythology.
The illustrated Bulfinch's Mythology.
by Thomas Bulfinch
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British
British
by M I Ebbutt
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Welsh Legends & Folk Tales
Welsh Legends & Folk Tales
by Gwyn Jones
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Mysteries of Britain Secret Rites & Trad
Mysteries of Britain Secret Rites & Trad
by Lewis Spence
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Culture Shock! Britain: a Guide To Customs and Etiquette
Culture Shock! Britain: a Guide To Customs and Etiquette
by Terry Tan
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Cornish Folk Tales
Cornish Folk Tales
by Mike Oconnor
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The Magic of the Mabinogion
The Magic of the Mabinogion
by Rhiannon Ifans
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Folk Tales of Wales
Folk Tales of Wales
by Eirwen Jones
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