Mythology

Mythology

Mythology

Mythology

Greek classics, mythology and mysticism. Tales of the occult, new age and mysticism. Tarot cards, crystals, charms, superstition, divination, sorcery and witchcraft, Wicca and spirituality, all things otherworldly are here plus literary genius like Lewis Carroll and Tolkien.
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PERRAULT'S FAIRY TALES
TRANLATED BY A. E. JOHNSON    Book Number: 46623
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Eight of the twelve tales in this book are from the master hand of Charles Perrault (1628-1703). It is true to say that as long as there are children to listen spellbound to the adventures of 'Cin...
WAGNER THE WEREWOLF
GEORGE W. M. REYNOLDS    Book Number: 52781
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Aged and deserted, Fernand Wagner agrees to serve John Faust for the last year of his life. In return he is given youth, wealth and beauty - but at the terrible price of becoming a werewolf. He lo...
IRISH FAIRY TALES
JOSEPH JACOBS    Book Number: 36260
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The captivating Irish stories collected in this new edition include both comic tales such as Paddy O'Kelly and the Weasel, and tales of heroes from ancient literature such as How Cormac Mac Art Wen...
TALES FROM THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
LANG    Book Number: 23982
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The beautiful Scheherazade's royal husband threatens to kill her, so each night she diverts him by weaving wonderful tales of fantastic adventure, leaving each story unfinished so that he spares he...
KNIGHTS IN HISTORY AND LEGEND
EDITED BY BRITTAIN BOUCHARD    Book Number: 89395
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The chivalric ideals of knighthood have been celebrated for almost 1000 years, from the medieval stories of King Arthur to Victorian paintings where handsome warriors woo gorgeous maidens with luxu...
ART TREASURES OF THE MAHABHARATA
BHAKTISIDDHANTA    Book Number: 89506
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'Arjuna to single combat. At that moment dark rainclouds and flashes of lightning appeared in the sky, along with the rainbow of Indra. When Surya saw how Indra had appeared there out of affection ...
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR
SIR THOMAS MALORY    Book Number: 25244
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The legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table is one of the most enduring in world literature. Its scenes of love, war, religion, treachery and family loyalty are timeless as are the...
CARTHAGE: Fact and Myth
EDITED BY ROALD DOCTER ET AL    Book Number: 89826
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A rare 2015 Dutch publication which has used a vast array of objects on loan from exhibitions throughout Europe including the British Museum and the National Carthage Museum at the Louvre, the Engl...
AESOP'S FABLES
AESOP    Book Number: 23956
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Aesop's celebrated collection of fables has always been popular with both adults and children. These simple tales embody truths so powerful, the titles of the individual fables - the fox and the gr...
HOLLOW PLACES: An Unusual History of Land and Legend
CHRISTOPHER HADLEY    Book Number: 90537
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The tombstone of dragon-slayer Piers Shonks in the wall of the church at Brent Pelham in Hertfordshire is the starting-point for a delightful historical detective investigation to find out about th...
ENGLISH FAIRY TALES
ILLUS. BY ARTHUR RACKHAM    Book Number: 23992
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This book contains over 40 of the best-loved fairy stories, beautifully illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Favourites such as Jack the Giant-killer, Jack and the Beanstalk, Dick Whittington, The Three...
DICTIONARY OF SOURCES OF TOLKIEN
DAVID DAY    Book Number: 89100
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Tolkien scholar and bestselling author David Day for over four decades has had an enduring fascination with complex mythologies which led him to J. R. R. Tolkien. Here he describes the history and...
CHINESE ALCHEMY: Taoism, the Power of Gold
JEAN COOPER    Book Number: 90783
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Chinese alchemy was nourished by Taoism with its two distinct branches: the classical Tao Chia, grounded in mysticism, and the popular Tao Chiao, with its magical, alchemical bias, arising traditio...
EARTH: From Myths to Knowledge
HUBERT KRIVINE    Book Number: 91459
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To understand the Universe we must first comprehend the language and read the letters in which it is composed, the language of mathematics. The book is not merely a history of scientific learning ...
FOLLOWING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF KING ARTHUR
ANDREW BEATTIE    Book Number: 91577
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From Tintagel Castle in Cornwall, King Arthur's reputed place of birth, to Slaughterbridge in the same county, one of the contenders for the location of his final battle against the Saxons, and fro...
KING ARTHUR: Man or Myth
TONY SULLIVAN    Book Number: 91583
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Beginning in Roman Britain, evidence is laid out in chronological order: the Venerable Bede, the Historia Brittonum, the Welsh Annals, the Anglo-Saxons, Saints' Lives, the History of the Kings of B...
GREEK MYTHS
GUSTAV SCHWAB    Book Number: 91536
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The Greek myths are timeless classics, whose scenes and figures have captivated us since ancient times. The gods and heroes of these legends hold up a mirror to the human condition, embodying unive...
HIGH HISTORY OF THE HOLY GRAIL
TRANS BY SEBASTIAN EVANS    Book Number: 91755
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First published in 1898, this was translated from a 13th century manuscript written in Old French, but the original author is unknown. This is the story of Sir Perceval and the Holy 'Graal', the st...
CHINESE MYTHS AND FOLK TALES: Leatherbound Edition
BARNES & NOBLE    Book Number: 89656
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The almost 300 stories in this huge compendium are taken from collections of Chinese folk tales, fairy tales, fables and legends, in particular the Chinese classic Strange Stories from a Chinese St...
FREEMASONRY: Symbols, Secrets, Significance
W. KIRK MACNULTY    Book Number: 91662
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With its ancient rituals, closely guarded secrets, arcane symbols, intriguing regalia and enthralling legends and beliefs, Freemasonry has fascinated people for centuries. Not surprisingly, all thi...
RED RIDING HOOD
BEATRIX POTTER    Book Number: 91668
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For children aged 3-7, this retelling of the story of Red Riding Hood by the legendary children's author Beatrix Potter is a gorgeous read. It is beautifully complemented with full-page colour ill...
DAILY SPELLBOOK FOR THE GOOD WITCH
PATTI WIGINGTON    Book Number: 91826
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Quick, Simple, and Practical Magic for Every Day of the Year, this cheerful, practical book does what it says on the cover: each page is devoted to a day of the year, with instructions for a spell ...
GOOD WITCH'S GUIDE: A Modern-Day Wiccapedia
SHAWN ROBBINS & CHARITY BEDELL    Book Number: 91827
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Two leading Wiccans combine to provide different perspectives on Wicca in this volume of practical aspects of the craft. Shawn Robbins contributes her psychic gifts and her experiences as a practi...
WITCH'S WAY: A Guide to Modern-Day Spellcraft, Magick
SHAWN ROBBINS & L. GREENAWAY    Book Number: 91833
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The modern witch is conscious of belonging to a tradition that includes foundational writers such as Aleister Crowley, Madame Blavatsky and Gerald Gardner, and contemporary Wiccans try to work for ...
SORRY TALE OF FOX AND BEAR
MARGRETE LAMOND & H. VALLANCE    Book Number: 91910
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The exquisite line art and observation of nature in the pencil drawings of Heather Vallance drew us to this beautifully illustrated modern take on the trickster tale. 'Friendship is like a winding...
GREEK MYTHS MAGIC PAINTING BOOK
ELA JARZABEK & A. WHEATLEY    Book Number: 91931
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Not necessarily for children, watch well known Greek myths magically burst into colour by simply dipping the long red paintbrush provided into water and gently sweeping over the black and white pic...
FREEMASONS: Behind The Craft DVD
BRUCE VIGAR    Book Number: 91980
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Are the Freemasons the largest charitable organisation in the world, or a secretive society with an ulterior motive? With running time 47 minutes, this colour DVD film delves into a world of age-o...
BOY WHO SPROUTED ANTLERS
JOHN YEOMAN & QUENTIN BLAKE    Book Number: 92054
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A companion to A Drink of Water code 92063, this 1961 classic is vividly illustrated with Quentin Blake's inimitable drawings, nine in colour and ten in black and white. It is nearly the summer ho...
CREATION MYTHS
GILLY CAMERON COOPER    Book Number: 92060
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16 origin legends about how the world began, beautifully illustrated in colour by Patricia Ludlow, the stories include The Master of Breath, Old Man's Magic, Five Aztec Worlds, Land of Ice, Order f...
DRINK OF WATER AND OTHER STORIES
JOHN YEOMAN & QUENTIN BLAKE    Book Number: 92063
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Considered now a 20th century children's classic, this charming children's book of animal fables was first published in 1960 and was the first children's book either Quentin Blake the illustrator o...
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