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The Great Goddess: Reverence of the Divine Feminine from the Paleolithic to the Present
The Great Goddess: Reverence of the Divine Feminine from the Paleolithic to the Present
by Jean Markale
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• A study of the primordial figure of the Great Goddess and her continued worship through time as shown by the myths, shrines, and sanctuaries around the world that honor this powerful symbol of creation. • A noted historian on pre-Christian... (read more)

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An Open Life: Joseph Campbell in Conversation with Michael Toms
An Open Life: Joseph Campbell in Conversation with Michael Toms
by Joseph Campbell
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In the tradition of The Power of Myth, a conversation with Joseph Campbell that distills the mature wisdom and eclectic spiritual thinking of the world-renowned scholar and mythologist.... (read more)

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Stories from Ancient Canaan
Stories from Ancient Canaan
by Michael Davi Coogan
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Contained on fifteen of the cuneiform tables uncovered at the ancient Canaanite city of Ugarit are the four major oral Ugartic myths of Aqhat, The Healers, Kirta and Baal. Stories from Ancient Canaan is the first to offer a one-volume translation of all... (read more)

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1001 Symbols
1001 Symbols
by Jack Tresidder
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Pleasingly chunky and vibrantly colorful, this pocket-sized compendium covers iconography from around the world and is perfect for travel and museum outings. Author Jack Tresidder examines common imagery in art, religion, and literature, revealing hidden... (read more)

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Myths, Gods & Fantasy: A Dictionary
Myths, Gods & Fantasy: A Dictionary
by Pamela Allardice
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• Depicts the relationship of folk dance to historical trends such as colonization of the New World, industrialization, World War I and II, the Great Depression, and the counterculture movement • Examines folk dancing in the greater context of... (read more)

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Selected Tales (Brothers Grimm) (Penguin Classics)
Selected Tales (Brothers Grimm) (Penguin Classics)
by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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#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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Songs on Bronze: The Greek Myths Made Real
Songs on Bronze: The Greek Myths Made Real
by Nigel Spivey
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A vivid, uninhibited retelling of the classic Greek stories Songs on Bronze is the first major retelling of Greek mythology in half a century; a set of lively, racy, dramatic versions of the great myths, which, in a multicultural society, are recognized... (read more)

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Outfoxing Fear: Folktales from Around the World
Outfoxing Fear: Folktales from Around the World
by Kathleen Ragan
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Humans of all eras and cultures have lived with fear--whether fear of becoming jaguar prey, of being besieged by Vikings, or of nuclear holocaust. For millennia we have created folktales to help us transform this fear into action, into a solution, into... (read more)

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The Faces of God
The Faces of God
by Jacob Rabinowitz
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It is now well known that the Hebrew prophets, even as they denounced Canaanite idolatry, borrowed freely from its mythic imagery and poetry. The Faces of God is the first book to analyze the Canaanite content in Hebrew scripture for its inner coherence,... (read more)

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Civilization of the American Indian #82: Indian Legends from the Northern Rockies
Civilization of the American Indian #82: Indian Legends from the Northern Rockies
by Ella E Clark
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The stories in this unusual collection come from the twelve tribes of Indians that, in historic times, have lived in the present states of Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming. They include myths, legends, personal narratives, and historical traditions preserved... (read more)

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Friedman's Fables (with Booklet) with Book
Friedman's Fables (with Booklet) with Book
by Edwin H Friedman
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"Teaching by parable has old and honorable tradition. Ed. Friedman, beloved rabbi and noted family therapist, is a great modern master of the art...Frank Pittman, M.D.... (read more)

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The Yoni: Sacred Symbol of Female Creative Power
The Yoni: Sacred Symbol of Female Creative Power
by Rufus C Camphausen
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  From earliest times, humanity has found visual expression for the cosmic forces of creation, birth, and passion in artistic representations of human genitalia. Fertility cults centered on phallic worship are well documented, but older and even... (read more)

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The Corn Woman: Stories and Legends of the Hispanic Southwest (World Folklore)
The Corn Woman: Stories and Legends of the Hispanic Southwest (World Folklore)
by Ange Vigil
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The culture, history, and spirit of the Hispanic Southwest are brought to readers through this fascinating collection of 45 cuentos (stories and legends) from the region. From ancient creation myths of the Aztecs and traditional tales of Spanish... (read more)

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The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries (Library of the Mystic Arts)
The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries (Library of the Mystic Arts)
by Walter Evans Wentz
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The writer best-known as the author/translator of "The Tibetan Book of the Dead" presents a body of tradition and testimony about an elusive order that survives in the natural setting of wild and lonely places--a classic study of the luminous reality of... (read more)

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Greek Myths
Greek Myths
by Robert Graves
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These retellings of the Greek myths have been condensed into one volume.... (read more)

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Voices of Winds (03 Edition)
Voices of Winds (03 Edition)
by Edmonds
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This wonderfully colorful and appealing anthology gathers more than 130 Native American legends, many told to the authors by elder storytellers and tribal historians.... (read more)

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The Myths of Mexico and Peru (Dover Books on Anthropology, the American Indian)
The Myths of Mexico and Peru (Dover Books on Anthropology, the American Indian)
by Lewis Spence
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Lewis Spence (1874-1955), one of the world's great mythologists specialized in the myths of Latin America. In this classic volume, he not only recounts a rich selection of the myths themselves, but discusses their meaning and significance for the... (read more)

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A Companion to Arthurian and Celtic Myths and Legends
A Companion to Arthurian and Celtic Myths and Legends
by Mike Dixon Kennedy
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Bringing together two of the most fertile areas of myth and legend, The Companion to Arthurian & Celtic Myths & Legends is a unique reference tool which is based on wide research and contains some of the most colourful myths and legends... (read more)

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A Dictionary of Chinese Symbols
A Dictionary of Chinese Symbols
by Wolfram Eberhard
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This unique and authoritative guide describes more than 400 important Chinese symbols, explaining their esoteric meanings and connections. Their use and development in Chinese literature and in Chinese custom and attitudes to life are traced lucidly and... (read more)

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Simply: Fairies (Simply)
Simply: Fairies (Simply)
by Ralph Harvey
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Fairies have enchanted humans for centuries—but are these mischievous, ethereal creatures more than just myth? One could ask for no better guide to the fairy realm than Ralph Harvey, one of Englands foremost modern-day witches. In Simply Fairies he... (read more)

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