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Kwaidan: Ghost Stories and Strange Tales of Old Japan

Lafcadio Hearn

A blind musician with amazing talent is called upon to perform for the dead. Faceless creatures haunt an unwary traveler. A beautiful woman and#8212; the personification of winter at its cruelest and#8212; ruthlessly kills unsuspecting mortals. These and... (read more)

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The Death of King Arthur: A New Verse Translation

Simon Armitage

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)

Jewish and Hebrew
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No Star Too Beautiful: Yiddish Stories from 1382 to the Present

Joachim Neugroschel

First developed and written in medieval Germany, Yiddish eventually became the everyday speech of Jews all over Europe and later globally. Yiddish was a hybrid language crafted from German, mixed with Hebrew, Judeo-Aramaic, and blended with Italian and... (read more)

Oceanic and Hawaii
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The Speaking Land: Myth and Story in Aboriginal Australia

Ronald M Berndt

The 195 stories collected in this first anthology of Aboriginal myth were told to anthropologists Ronald and Catherine Berndt, who spent nearly fifty years working among the Aboriginal peoples of Australia. The Berndts developed a system of field... (read more)

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Brian Froud

From the renowned team of Brian and Wendy Froud comes a delightful and spiritual guide that offer believers a chance to connect with and experience the love and wisdom that comes from the hearts of faeries. The Heart of the Faerieand#160;Oracle box set... (read more)

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Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

Philip Pullman

#1 New York Times bestseller Philip Pullman retells the world’s best-loved fairy tales on their 200th anniversary Two centuries ago, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm published the first volume of Children’s and Household Tales. Now Philip Pullman, one... (read more)

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Being Santa Claus: What I Learned about the True Meaning of Christmas

Sal Lizard

A veteran Santa reveals heartwarming true stories and lessons from his twenty-year career spreading Christmas magic. With the holiday shopping season beginning earlier each year, more than ever.  Americans are struggling to remember the true... (read more)

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The Epics of Celtic Ireland: Ancient Tales of Mystery and Magic

Jean Markale

"I highly recommend it to those looking for information on Celtic folklore for whatever reason." Jodi Wetherup , The Beltane Papers , November... (read more)

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