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Magickal Mystical Creatures: Invite Their Powers Into Your Life
Magickal Mystical Creatures: Invite Their Powers Into Your Life
by D J Conway
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The Complete Magickal Bestiary Long ago, strange and fabulous beasts filled the tales of storytellers and the myths of many cultures. Over time, humankind abandoned its connection with these powerful helpers. Pookas and Green Men, Gorgons and Gargoyles... (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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The Loch Ness Monster: The Evidence
The Loch Ness Monster: The Evidence
by Steuart Campbell
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Does an ancient monster lurk in the depths of Scotland's Loch Ness? Is this creature the last living dinosaur? What secrets does the mysterious loch hold? For centuries, an international eye has been focused on Loch Ness and the belief that a creature... (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 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 the Winds: Native American Legends
Voices of the Winds: Native American Legends
by Margot 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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Greek Myths: Tales of Passion, Heroism, and Betrayal
Greek Myths: Tales of Passion, Heroism, and Betrayal
by Shoshanna Kirk
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Here is the stuff legends are made of in 25 of the most beloved tales from Greek mythology, complemented with gorgeous illustrations by artist Tinou Le Joly Senoville. These classic, timeless stories have been crafted into a concise, intriguing, and very... (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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Mermaids: The Myths, Legends, & Lore
Mermaids: The Myths, Legends, & Lore
by Skye Alexander
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The allure and mystery of mermaids has taken hold of our psyche for ages. From the Irish merrows who come on land to search for human husbands to the fake Fiji Mermaid made popular by P.T Barnum, these sea maidens (and sometimes men) can be found in... (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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The Inner Reaches of Outer Space: Metaphor as Myth and as Religion
The Inner Reaches of Outer Space: Metaphor as Myth and as Religion
by Joseph Campbell
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Joseph Campbell's last book explores the space age. Campbell posits that the newly discovered laws of outer space are actually at work within human beings as well, and that a new mythology is implicit in this realization.... (read more)

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