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Myth & legend told as fiction

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Borderline (#1 Arcadia Project)

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Borderline (#1 Arcadia Project)

Mishell Baker

Science fiction; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Greek and Roman Myths

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Greek and Roman Myths

Jake Jackson

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

The dark forces of the ancient world were held at bay by the resourceful and emerging civilisations of Greece and Rome that... [more]

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One Thousand and One Nights

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One Thousand and One Nights

Hanan Al-Shaykh

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

The Arab world's greatest folk stories re-imagined by the acclaimed Lebanese novelist Hanan al-Shaykh, published to coincide... [more]

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Mirinda Sorchisto de Oz (Wizard of Oz Esperanto)

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Mirinda Sorchisto de Oz (Wizard of Oz Esperanto)

L Frank Baum

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction; Languages & ESL

Paperback

La Mirinda Sorcxisto de Oz estas romano por infanoj, publikigita unue en 1900 en Usono. En la centro de la historio staras... [more]

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The Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault

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The Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault

Angela Carter

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction

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In eighteenth century France, Charles Perrault rescued from the oral tradition, fairy tales that are known and loved even... [more]

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The Greek Myths: The Complete and Definitive Edition

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The Greek Myths: The Complete and Definitive Edition

Robert Graves

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

Paperback

Features the labours of Hercules, the voyage of the Argonauts, Theseus and the minotaur, Midas and his golden touch, the Trojan... [more]

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The Nibelungenlied: The Lay of the Nibelungs

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The Nibelungenlied: The Lay of the Nibelungs

Cyril Edwards (Lecturer in German, St Peter's College, Oxford)

Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Poetry by individual poets; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Myth & legend told as fiction

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The Nibelungenlied is the greatest medieval German heroic poem, a revenge saga on an epic scale, which tells how dragon-slayer... [more]

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Le Morte Darthur: The Winchester Manuscript

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Le Morte Darthur: The Winchester Manuscript

Sir Thomas Malory

Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

The greatest English version of the stories of King Arthur, Le Morte Darthur was completed in 1469-70 by Sir Thomas Malory,... [more]

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Aboriginal Stories

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Aboriginal Stories

A. W. Reed

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

Paperback

This volume presents a collection of myths and legends gathered from various sources, representing the diverse tapestry of... [more]

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The Children of Jocasta

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The Children of Jocasta

Natalie Haynes

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

Paperback

A stunning reimagining of the Oedipus and Antigone stories told from the perspectives of the women the myths overlooked. [more]

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Dream Angus: The Celtic God of Dreams

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Dream Angus: The Celtic God of Dreams

Alexander McCall Smith

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

Paperback

The powerful retelling of the Celtic myth of Angus, god of dreams, from the number one Sunday Times bestselling author [more]

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Inland

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Inland

Tea Obreht

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adventure; Westerns; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

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THE NEW NOVEL BY THE AUTHOR OF THE TIGER'S WIFE A man searching for a home he can't find. A woman bound to a home she can't... [more]

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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]

$22.99

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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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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Paperback

Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted... [more]

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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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Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters

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Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters

Nikita Gill

Poetry; Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; Religion & beliefs; Feminism & feminist theory

Hardback

Accompanied by beautiful hand-drawn illustrations, Nikita's poems and stories weave old and forgotten tales of might, fury... [more]

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Aesop's Fables: The Cruelty of the Gods

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Aesop's Fables: The Cruelty of the Gods

Carlo Gebler

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

Hardback

The greatest collection of fables ever written, updated for our turbulent times. [more]

$39.99

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Wrecker

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Wrecker

Noel O'Reilly

Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

Paperback

`Compelling' Sunday Times A powerful debut exploring the dark side of Cornwall - the wrecking and... [more]

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The Earlie King & the Kid in Yellow

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The Earlie King & the Kid in Yellow

Danny Denton

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Thriller & suspense; Myth & legend told as fiction; Celtic religion & mythology

Paperback

A noir thriller, a lyric romance and a dystopian saga in one fearless debut novel [more]

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The Story of a Nutcracker

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The Story of a Nutcracker

Alexandre Dumas

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

Paperback

Discover the real story behind the famous Nutcracker Christmas ballet, as told by Alexandre Dumas `How could you imagine,... [more]

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The Fall of Gondolin

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The Fall of Gondolin

J. R. R. Tolkien

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

In the Tale of The Fall of Gondolin are two of the greatest powers in the world. There is Morgoth of the uttermost evil, unseen... [more]

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Fairytale

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Fairytale

Danielle Steel

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

Paperback

Fairytale is a modern-day Cinderella story, featuring a brave heroine, and suitably despicable villains. [more]

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Spinning Silver

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Spinning Silver

Naomi Novik

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

Paperback

By the award-winning author of Uprooted, Spinning Silver is a new take on the classic fairytale Rumpelstiltskin. [more]

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The Penguin Book of Norse Myths: Gods of the Vikings

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The Penguin Book of Norse Myths: Gods of the Vikings

Kevin Crossley-Holland

Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Dramatic, compelling and comprehensive, this title retells the great cycle of Norse myths for the modern reader. [more]

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