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1 Bodin, Jean On the Demon-Mania of Witches
Toronto Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies 2001 0-9697512-5-7 / 9780969751250 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
Green softcover. Translated by Randy A. Scott. "The Demon Mania is a lengthy and complex discussion of many aspects of magic and witchcraft (which) really seems to fall into three parts." - p.22. These are: 1. A theoretical discussion of magic and demons. 2. Witchcraft beliefs 3. A detailed legal essay on the prosecution of witches. This book has no writing or damage. 218 pp. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Gilgamesh; Man's First Story, Bryson, Bernarda
2 Bryson, Bernarda Gilgamesh; Man's First Story
New York Holt, Rinehart & Winston First Edition Stated Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Minus 4to - over 9" - 12" tall The Author 
Brown cloth on boards. One tiny tear head of DJ. Lucky the studious young child who learns of Gilgamesh through this lovely book ! Undated, but post-1965. (DJ may have been clipped.)112 pp. A whisper of foxing on bottom corner edges. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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A Guide to Mythology, Clarke, Helen A.
3 Clarke, Helen A. A Guide to Mythology
Garden City, N.Y. Doubleday, Page, & Company 1913 Reprint Hard Cover Good to Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Frontispiece By Regnault 
Original maroon cloth on boards. The Guide Series. Intended for young people, but informative for anyone. Previous owner's name. Describes many myths of animals, nature, and the heavens from various cultures around the world. Corner and edge wear. 399 pp. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Bluenose Magic; Popular Beliefs and Superstitions in Nova Scotia, Creighton, Helen (Ed.)
4 Creighton, Helen (Ed.) Bluenose Magic; Popular Beliefs and Superstitions in Nova Scotia
Halifax Nimbus Publishing, Limited 2004 1-55109-487-8 / 9781551094878 Reprint Soft Cover Good Plus No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Colour cover paperback. No writing. Faint tea stains on front edges and one index page. 312 pp. with index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Daphnis and Chloe, Longus
5 Longus Daphnis and Chloe
Athens, Greece Graphointer Publications Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Minus 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Stavros Papassavas 
Green cloth on boards. DJ has tiny tear at head of back cover. 20 tipped-in colour drawings. A love story written in the Third Century. 83 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Havelok and Sir Orfeo, Montagu, Robert (Ed.)
6 Montagu, Robert (Ed.) Havelok and Sir Orfeo
Leicester, England Edmund Ward (Publishers) Ltd. 1954 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good Good Plus to Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Various Artists 
Blue paper on boards. DJ is price-clipped. Two romances of the Middle Ages, one between the Prince of Denmark and the Princess of England, and the other between Orpheus and Eurydice. It is translated by Robert Montagu. 118 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Women, Androgynes, and Other Mythical Beasts, O'Flaherty, Wendy Doniger
7 O'Flaherty, Wendy Doniger Women, Androgynes, and Other Mythical Beasts
Chicago University of Chicago Press 1982 0-226-61850-1 / 9780226618500 Soft Cover Good Plus No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Baua Devi, et al 
Blue illustrated cover paperback. Introduction. Sexual fluids. Gods and Goddesses in Opposition. Cows and Mares. Androgynes. 382 pp. with index and glossary, plus 8 plates. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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8 Parsons, Ethel Boyce Tales of Tara
Dublin The Talbot Press, Ltd. Hard Cover Good Plus to Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall G. Hayes 
Red hardcover. Sisters of Charity stamps. The Goblin of Tara, The King who had Horse Ears, How the River Shannon was Named, A Legend of Tonn Cliodhna, The Power of the Word, The Valley of the Lunatics, The Road of the Flying Dishes, and The Cursing of Tara. 96 pp. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Greek Mythology, Systematized, Scull, S. A.
9 Scull, S. A. Greek Mythology, Systematized
Philadelphia Porter & Coates 1880 First Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Uncredited Line Drawings 
Brown cloth on boards with Zeus of Otricoli in gilt. No writing or foxing. Line drawings, page numbers, date, and publisher identify the First Edition. 397 pp. with index. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Spray, Carole Will O`the Wisp; Folk Tales and Legends of New Brunswick
Fredericton, N. B. Brunswick Press 1979 0-88790-106-9 / 9780887901065 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Inscribed and Signed By Author
Folklore will be found wherever there are folks. 132 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Gods of Greece, Stassinopoulos, Arianna and Beny, Roloff
11 Stassinopoulos, Arianna and Beny, Roloff The Gods of Greece
Toronto McClelland and Stewart, Limited 1983 First ( No Additional printings) Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Roloff Beny 
Original black cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. A study of 14 ancient gods of the Greeks, illustrated by the matchless photographs of Roloff Beny, which are enough to tempt one to believe in them ! 216 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. ISBN 0-7710-1203-9. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Woman's Encyclopedia of Myths and Secrets, Walker, Barbara G.
12 Walker, Barbara G. The Woman's Encyclopedia of Myths and Secrets
San Francisco Harper & Row 1983 0-06-250925-X / 9780062509253 Soft Cover Fair to Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos and Drawings 
Black illustrated cover paperback. This book is too big and heavy for its binding. It split open badly about page 767, so I glued it liberally. Don't open on flat surface without support. 1121 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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