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Homeri Ilias. Annotationes in usum serenissimi principis Gulielmi Augusti, Ducis de Cumberland, etc. Volume 1 & 2.
Unknown, Homer

£64.00

375p 383p frontispiece map (browned but intact) to each part, Greek text throughout with extensive ...

£64.00

The Iliad of Homer, in English Hexameter Verse.

£64.00

xii 550p text printed in a red frame, long hexametrical lines, this copy bound in library quality ...

£64.00

Mythographi Graeci: Vol 1: Apollodori Bibliotheca. Pediasimi Libellus de Duodecim Herculis Laboribus. Editio Altera.

£24.00

lxxv 335p this is an original paperback in mixed condition: The copy is entirely uncut, never read, ...

£24.00

The Similes of the Iliad and the Odyssey Compared.

£14.00

vi 80p paperback library rebound as hardback, tight and clean copy, very good indeed

£14.00

The Odyssey. Rendered into English Prose for the Use of Those Who Cannot Read the Original.

xv 326p original green cloth with gilt lettering to front, from a London library, also private ...

£46.00

The Homer of Aristotle.

ix 245p original dark blue cloth, binding tight, from a London library, monogram blind-stamped into ...

£26.00

Homer's Iliad, Books XXIII and XXIV. The Greek Text, with an Accurate English Version, Notes Grammatical, Critical and Explanatory, and Short Prolegomena.

£36.00

viii 76p 51p original green cloth with printed title label to front board, light library markings, ...

£36.00

£28.00

ix 147p blue cloth fresh, dustjacket very well preserved, light markings from a London library, ...

£28.00

Great Ghost Stories.

399p green cloth, blindstamp title to front board, clean pages, firm binding, gilt lettering to ...

£8.00

The Poet of the Iliad.

£22.00

ix 101p large format hardback, black cloth fresh, aged dustjacket present, light library markings, ...

£22.00

Homeric Synchronism: An Enquiry into the Time and Place of Homer.

vi 284p tightly bound copy, bound in very strong library cloth, gilt lettering to spine, library ...

£12.00

The Hammer of Thor.

156p paperback, illustrated cover in very good condition, clean pages, firm binding, illustrations ...

£8.00

Studies in the Odyssey.

£12.00

x 250p original olive cloth a little worn and aged, this copy with traces from more than one ...

£12.00

Sing Me, Goddess. Being the First Recitation of Homer's Iliad.
Unknown, Homer

£32.00

43p slim hardback, dustjacket protected under transparent sleeve, fresh copy from a London library, ...

£32.00

Aesop without Morals: The Famous Fables, and a Life of Aesop, Newly Translated and Edited.

£12.00

317p large hardback, black cloth, dustjacket present, library markings, text clean, binding tight, ...

£12.00

Myths of Crete and Pre-Hellenic Europe. With Illustrations in Colour by John Duncan ARSA and from Photographs.

liv 361p thick volume, original olive cloth, colour frontispiece, addtl plates, spine with bull's ...

£20.00

Celtic Myth and Legend, Poetry and Romance. With Illustrations in Colour and Monochrome after Paintings by J H F Bacon ARA and other Artists.
Unknown

£22.00

xiv 450p thick volume, original olive cloth, colour frontispiece, addtl plates, spine with Celtic ...

£22.00

Indian Myth and Legend. With Illustrations in Colour by Warwick Goble and Numerous Monochrome Plates.

xxxviii 463p thick volume, original olive cloth, colour frontispiece detached and marginally worn, ...

£24.00

Judaeo-Spanish Folk-Tales in Macedonia.
Unknown

£12.00

34p offprint, orange card cover, library stamp, very good

£12.00

Russkaja Chudozestvennaja kul'tura konca XIX - nacala XX veka. 1908-1917. Volume 3: Zreliscnye Iskusstva, Muzyka:.

511p large format hardback, with dark red dustjacket, clean and tight copy, illustrated throughout, ...

£84.00

Folk Quilts. A Universe Calendar.

spiral bound collection of 12 large postcards depicting quilts, doubling as a desk-top calendar, ...

£10.00

The Archetypal Context of Political Experience. (= Tract # 14)

35p paperback, green illustrated cover, uncommon title

£14.00

The Archetypal Context of Political Experience. (= Tract # 9)

£14.00

30p paperback, blue illustrated cover, uncommon title

£14.00

Myth and Symbol in Education. (= Tract # 29 & 30)

£20.00

104p paperback, illustrations throughout, essays by Abbs, Marshak, Gravett, Moulson, Wiles, etc, ...

£20.00

King Kull.
Unknown

£8.00

187p paperback, a fresh copy, clean, firm binding, well preserved, very good

£8.00

Griechische Mythologie. 4. Aufl., bearb. v. C. Robert. Bd. 1 Hälfte 1./ Vierte Auflage von Carl Robert, Erster Band, Erste Hälfte.

£14.00

428p original paperback, spine broken once or twice, text clean, light library markings, paper ...

£14.00

Come All Ye Bold Miners: Ballads and Songs of the Coalfields.

£68.00

144p large paperback, with illustrated jacket, clean and tight copy of the first edition, edges ...

£68.00

The Faber Book of Ballads.

267p paperback, well preserved, collection of traditional, poluar and broadside ballads from the ...

£9.00

Emperor Shaka the Great: A Zulu Epic.

£20.00

xxxvi 438p paperback with brown paper cover, binding protected with adhesive film, light library ...

£20.00

Vas privetstvuet skazka.

£36.00

237p hardback with laminated colourfully illustrated boards, excellent copy, very fresh and clean, ...

£36.00

Rural Tales, Ballads, and Songs. The Sixth Edition.

vi 123p full calf binding with gilt rule to boards, spine hinges precarious and yielding, binding ...

£46.00

The Every-Day Book or a Guide to the Year, describing the Popular Amusements, Sports, Ceremonies, Manners, Customs and Events.

£80.00

two very large and very thick volumes bound in illustrated blue cloth, with 460 illustrations ...

£80.00

Eratosthenes and Hyginus. Constellation Myths, with Aratus's Phaenomena.

xlii 210p paperback, a fresh copy, in excellent condition, clean and firm, new

£6.00

Jesus. In History, Legend, Scripture, and Tradition.

£110.00

2 volume complete set, fresh, in excellent condition, clean and firm, new, still sealed

£110.00

Old Scottish Christmas Hymns. Designed by Joan Hassall.

12p sewn pamphlet, well preserved, with illustrations, very good indeed

£10.00

The Fause Knight and other Fancies. Designed by Joan Hassall.

£6.00

12p sewn pamphlet, well preserved, with illustrations, very good indeed

£6.00

Alias MacAlias: Writings on Songs, Folk and Literature.

xvii 331p large format paperback, clean copy, no names, spine a little creased but firm, very good

£16.00

Supernatural and Secular Power in Early Modern England.

ix 237p hardback, a fresh copy, small tear to dustjacket corner, in excellent condition overall, ...

£62.00

Groundless. Rumors, Legends, and Hoaxes on the Early American Frontier.

ix 391p hardback, a fresh copy, in excellent condition, clean and firm, new

£22.00

Fairy Tales from Hans Andersen with Pictures and Decorations by Harry Clarke.

Large format hardback, green cloth spine, colourful illustrated boards, foxing to page edges, pages ...

£36.00

The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes.

559p hardback with illustrated dustjacket, excellent copy of the Second Edition, very well preserved

£12.00

Britain's Secret Heritage: Mysterious Britain, The Quest for Arthur's Britain and The Changing Face of Britain.

287p, 238p, 256p three paperbacks in a green slipcase, very well preserved set, the books appear ...

£28.00

Der Geisterseher.

203p small format hardback, yellow dustjacket in very good condition, clean pages, firm binding, a ...

£12.00

Kingfisher Come Home.

£16.00

519p large paperback, clean pages, firm, cover in good condition, a very useful copy, original ...

£16.00

The Sacred Pipe. Black Elk's Account of the Seven Rites of the Oglala Sioux.

xx 140p black paperback, well preserved copy, clean and fresh, 2nd printing of the first Penguin ...

£8.00

The History and Fables of Aesop. Translated and Printed by William Caxton. Reproduced in facsimile from the copy in the Royal Library, Windsor Castle.

Lovely facsimile, hessian boards with tan leather title label to spine, limited edition, number 179 ...

£110.00

Little Red Riding Hood.

£16.00

8p blue booklet, 1966 facsimile of the 1852 edition attractivelyprinted by John Foreman, the ...

£16.00

The Water-Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby. With 100 Illustrations by Linley Sambourne.

330p burgundy cloth, well preserved, inner hinges a little soft, nice copy

£12.00

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