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Vampiros
Vampiros
by Manuela Dunn-mascetti
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Exploring the history of vampires up to the present, this guide provides all the information necessary to better understand and appreciate historical, social, literary, and cinematographic allusions to vampirism. Readers will learn what vampires are like,... (read more)

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Hermanito y Hermanita: Y Otros Dieciseis Cuentos Que No Estan En Los Libros (Ilustrados)
Hermanito y Hermanita: Y Otros Dieciseis Cuentos Que No Estan En Los Libros (Ilustrados)
by Brothers Grimm
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The stories in this collection are largely unknown to the general public and relatively true to their original form, giving readers a closer glimpse of the initial stages of the Brothers Grimms process of obsessively editing and rewriting their work... (read more)

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Cuentos Folkloricos Latinoamericanos: Fabulas de Las Tradiciones Hispanas E Indigenas (Vintage Espanol)
Cuentos Folkloricos Latinoamericanos: Fabulas de Las Tradiciones Hispanas E Indigenas (Vintage Espanol)
by John (edt) Bierhorst
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El Jardin de Las Delicias: Mitos Eroticos
El Jardin de Las Delicias: Mitos Eroticos
by Marco Denevi
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A fun incursion into the world of Greek mythology, these short stories provide alternative histories for mythological events. Often funny and absurd, they portray the Greek gods as entities with divine powers and human appetites who, because of... (read more)

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Los Zapatos Rojos
Los Zapatos Rojos
by Hans Christian Andersen
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Karen is a small and unfortunate child who is so poor she cant even afford a new pair of shoes. After her mother's death, she is taken in and adopted by an elderly blind woman, and it seems as though her life will take a turn for the better. But although... (read more)

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Grecia y Roma = Greece and Rome (Mitos y Leyendas)
Grecia y Roma = Greece and Rome (Mitos y Leyendas)
by H. A. Guerber
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An analysis of the mythologies of ancient Greece and Rome, this guide provides both a practical manual for the student and many hours of pleasure for the lay reader. Detailing the stories of divine battles, heroic struggles against adversity, epic... (read more)

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Quien Es Quien En La Mitologia (Mitos y Leyendas)
Quien Es Quien En La Mitologia (Mitos y Leyendas)
by Alexander S. Murray
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Focused primarily on Greek and Roman mythology, this reference also includes brief examinations of legends from the Egyptian, German, Hindu, and Norse cultures, detailing the deeds of deities from many global traditions. Photographs of some of the most... (read more)

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Misterios de Los Cabiros (Imagenes Primigenias de la Religion Griega Imagenes Primigen)
Misterios de Los Cabiros (Imagenes Primigenias de la Religion Griega Imagenes Primigen)
by Karl Kerenyi
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Methodical and erudite, this comprehensive Greek mythology resource clarifies one of the fundamental ideas of religion in the Greek world: the mystery of the unspeakable knowledge that is acquired only through initiation into the worshipping of the... (read more)

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La Historia Secreta Del Raton Perez/the Secret Story of Perez the Mouse
La Historia Secreta Del Raton Perez/the Secret Story of Perez the Mouse
by Jose Manuel Pedrosa
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A distinguished professor of literature at the University of Alcal de Henares in Spain reveals the unbelievable universality and permanence of the night time being who takes a child's lost tooth, known in the Hispanic world as Ratn Perez, in French... (read more)

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Prometeo: Interpretacion Griega de La Existencia Humana (Imagenes Primigenias de La Religion Griega)
Prometeo: Interpretacion Griega de La Existencia Humana (Imagenes Primigenias de La Religion Griega)
by Karl Kerenyi
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In this final installment of Karl Kerényis tetralogy examining ancient Greek gods and heroes and their myths and cults, the tragic figure of Prometheus comes under the microscope. Through an analysis of ancient Greek depictions of Prometheus... (read more)

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Introduccion a la Mitologia (Mitos y Leyendas)
Introduccion a la Mitologia (Mitos y Leyendas)
by Lewis Spence
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Drawing on source material from every continent and every stage of human history, this guide to studying mythology seeks to lay bare the methods used by experts in the field and argues that all myths can be classified according to their theme and origin.... (read more)

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Egipto (Mitos y Leyendas)
Egipto (Mitos y Leyendas)
by Lewis Spence
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With a description of some of the most important Egyptian myths, from the earliest dynasties to the Greco-Roman period, this collection includes stories of deities such as Ra, the creator of good and evil; Osiris, the god of the afterlife and... (read more)

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Mitologia Clasica (Mitos y Leyendas)
Mitologia Clasica (Mitos y Leyendas)
by A. R. Hope Moncrieff
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Transporting readers to a time when fantasy and reality regularly overlapped, this guide features a fascinating mix of gods, heroes, monsters, and magicians. Some, such as Agamemnon and Theseus, may have been based on actual historical figures, while... (read more)

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La Edad de Oro del Mito y la Leyenda = The Golden Age of Myth and Legend (Mitos y Leyendas)
La Edad de Oro del Mito y la Leyenda = The Golden Age of Myth and Legend (Mitos y Leyendas)
by Thomas Bulfinch
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One of the most respected books on mythology, this introduction to the world of myth and legend is composed of a delightful collection of stories. Written with the layperson in mind, this reference aims to help readers understand classical references... (read more)

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Santeria: Migene Gonzalez Wippler
Santeria: Migene Gonzalez Wippler
by Mi Gonzalez Wippler
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Una visiA3n sobre la experiencia en SanterA-aEn esta fascinante obra, Migene GonzAlez-Wippler comparte sus experiencias como aprendiz y practicante de esta religiA3n. A travA(c)s de la lectura conocerA personajes extraordinarios y serA testigo de... (read more)

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Edad Media (Mitos y Leyendas)
Edad Media (Mitos y Leyendas)
by H. A. Guerber
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A collection of some of the most fundamental myths and legends of post-Roman Europe, this book gathers tales of pagan and Christian heroes and villains alike and sheds light on the cultures and beliefs of the Middle Ages. Among the stories included are... (read more)

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50 Relatos Mitologicos: Monstruos, Heroes y Dioses (Guia Breve)
50 Relatos Mitologicos: Monstruos, Heroes y Dioses (Guia Breve)
by Robert A. Segal
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Tackling 50 of the most fundamental classical myths, this compelling guide presents a brief summary of each legend by using simple and concise language. Readers learn what Hercules did to deserve his 12 labors, why it took Odysseus 10 years to travel 500... (read more)

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Senales Que Precederan Al Fin Del Mundo (10 Edition)
Senales Que Precederan Al Fin Del Mundo (10 Edition)
by Yuri Herrera
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A gripping reflection of life on the border between the United States and Mexico, this novel combines contemporary sensibilities with pre-Colombian myth as it relates the story of Makina, a young, temperamental, and free-spirited girl searching for her... (read more)

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Python: Un Estudio del Mito Delfico y Sus Origenes (Ensayo Sexto Piso)
Python: Un Estudio del Mito Delfico y Sus Origenes (Ensayo Sexto Piso)
by Joseph Fontenrose
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This masterwork of comparative mythology breaks down the myth of Python, the great dragon that was the god Apollos archenemy. Scholar Joseph Fontenrose, beyond examining the different sources and versions of this myth, also compares it to other classical... (read more)

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Legends of Guatemala
Legends of Guatemala
by Miguel Angel Asturias
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The first English-language translation of the work of a Guatemalan master, this groundbreaking achievement of "ethnographic surrealism" promotes cross-cultural understanding. A liberating, avant-garde recreation of popular tales and characters from the... (read more)

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