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Myth & legend told as fiction

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The Odyssey of Homer

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The Odyssey of Homer

Richmond Lattimore

Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

The most eloquent translation of Homer's epic chronicle of the Greek hero Odysseus and his arduous journey home after the... [more]

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Over Nine Waves

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Over Nine Waves

Marie Heaney

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Paperback

'These legends are the action-packed stories - of ancient heroes, huge battles, attempted invasions, prophecies and spells,... [more]

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The Lost Book of Enki: Memoirs and Prophecies of an Extraterrestrial God

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The Lost Book of Enki: Memoirs and Prophecies of an Extraterrestrial God...

Zecharia Sitchin (Zecharia Sitchin)

Myth & legend told as fiction; Sagas

Paperback

The companion volume to The Earth Chroniclesseries that reveals the identity of mankind's ancient gods. [more]

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Day it Snowed Tortillas / El Dia Que Nevaron Tortillas: Folktales Told in Spanis

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Day it Snowed Tortillas / El Dia Que Nevaron Tortillas: Folktales Told in...

Joe Hayes

Myth & legend told as fiction; Folklore, myths & legends; Languages & ESL

Paperback

A Joe Hayes' classic, revealing the wit and wisdom of Hispanic New Mexico folklore. [more]

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Skystone (#1 Camulod Chronicles)

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Skystone (#1 Camulod Chronicles)

Jack Whyte

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

Paperback

This is volume one of the Camulod Chronicles. A retired centurion, now an ironsmith, finds the secret of the mysterious ore-bearing... [more]

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Aboriginal Myths

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Aboriginal Myths

A. W. Reed

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; History; Folklore, myths & legends

Paperback

A collection of stories exploring dreamtime myths through ancient images, such as the Rainbow Snake, the discovery of fire,... [more]

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Aboriginal Legends: Animal Tales

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Aboriginal Legends: Animal Tales

A. W. Reed

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; History; Folklore, myths & legends

Paperback

How did snakes become poisonous? Why are there black swans only in Australia? This collection of Aboriginal stories provides... [more]

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Aboriginal Stories of Australia

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Aboriginal Stories of Australia

A. W. Reed

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; History; Folklore, myths & legends; Slang & dialect humour

Paperback

A collection of traditional Aboriginal tales, myths and legends. Learn how Yhi the sun goddess introduced life to the world,... [more]

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The Odyssey

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The Odyssey

Homer, Homer Homer

Poetry by individual poets; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

A translation that presents Homer's poem, recounting the great wandering of Odysseus during his ten-year voyage back home... [more]

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Tales from the Greek Legends

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Tales from the Greek Legends

Edward Ferrie

Myth & legend told as fiction; Children's & Educational; Educational: Religious studies: Non-Christian religions

CD-Audio

Retells some of the myths of ancient Greece, with background music by Holst, Wagner and others. [more]

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Mists of Avalon (#1 Avalon)

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Mists of Avalon (#1 Avalon)

Marion Zimmer Bradley

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

A tragic tale of the rise and fall of Camelot seen through the eyes of Camelot's women: the devout Gwenhwyfar, Arthur's Queen;... [more]

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Taliesin (#1 Pendragon Cycle)

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Taliesin (#1 Pendragon Cycle)

Stephen R Lawhead

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

This is the adventure love story of Charis, princess from Atlantis, who escapes the terrible devastation of her land, and... [more]

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Seagulls Laughter

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Seagulls Laughter

Holly Bidgood

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

Paperback

Born to a Greenlandic mother and English-Explorer father, Malik has always... [more]

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Cunning Man

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Cunning Man

Aaron Michael Ritchey

Adventure; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

The demons of the Great Depression are real. The cunning man is here to fight them. An amazing tale that grabs you by the... [more]

$31.95

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Japanese Myths

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Japanese Myths

Jake Jackson

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Japan's mythology is alive with gods, spirits and monsters. The warrior class of the imperial court, and the natural spirits... [more]

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Told Again: Old Tales Told Again (#17 Oddly Modern Fairy Tales)

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Told Again: Old Tales Told Again (#17 Oddly Modern Fairy Tales)

Walter de la Mare

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Nineteen classic fairy tales, retold for younger readers in the early twentieth-century, including Rapunzel, Little Red... [more]

$35.95

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Parade: A Folktale

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Parade: A Folktale

Hiromi Kawakami

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

A brief, disquieting companion to the bestselling Strange Weather in Tokyo, set during a summer afternoon and featuring a... [more]

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Mythic Dream

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Mythic Dream

John Chu, Leah Cypess, Indrapramit Das

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

An all-new anthology of eighteen classic myth retellings featuring an all-star lineup of award-winning and critically acclaimed... [more]

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Grace Year

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Grace Year

Kim Liggett

Science fiction; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Tierney James lives in an isolated village where girls are banished at sixteen to the northern forest to brave the wilderness... [more]

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The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony

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The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony

Roberto Calasso

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Paperback

Forming a link in a chain that reaches back through Ovid's Metamorphoses directly to Homer, Roberto Calasso's award-winning... [more]

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Darkwood

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Darkwood

Gabby Hutchinson Crouch

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Humour; Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA)

Paperback

Magic is forbidden in Myrsina, along with other abominations such as girls doing maths. This is bad news for Gretel Mudd,... [more]

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Conspiracy of Truths (#1 Conspiracy of Truths)

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Conspiracy of Truths (#1 Conspiracy of Truths)

Alexandra Rowland

Political & legal thriller; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

A wrongfully imprisoned storyteller spins stories from his jail cell that just might have the power to save him--and take... [more]

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De Excidio et Conquestu Britanniae: Arthurian Classics

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De Excidio et Conquestu Britanniae: Arthurian Classics

Gildas

Myth & legend told as fiction; History

Paperback

The full, ancient text, De Excidio et Conquestu Britanniae.<br /><br />De... [more]

$15.99

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Aztec Myths

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Aztec Myths

Jake Jackson

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Like other Mesoamerican cultures, Aztec myths explained life and death by linking them to the earth, sky and sea in a grand... [more]

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Jack and the Ghost

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Jack and the Ghost

Chan Poling

Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Graphic novels

Hardback

From two beloved Minnesota musicians, a unique and moody collaboration in the form of a picture book for adults. Jack and... [more]

$35.95

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