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41 HARRISON, TED. Elvis People: The Cult Of The King.
Fount Paperbacks, London: 1992. 0006276202 / 9780006276203 s Softcover. Very good condition. 
A fascinating and colorful survey of a growing cult. At the same time, it poses a serious question: are we witnessing the birth of a new religious movement? Perhaps in 2000 years' time, there will be cathedrals to Elvis... 
Price: 18.29 USD
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42 HOOKE, S. H. Middle Eastern Mythology.
Penguin Books, Harmondsworth: 1983. 0140205462 / 9780140205466 s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Gives an absorbing account of the fascinating mythology of the Egyptians, Babylonians, Assyrians, Hittites, Canaanites and Hebrews. In addition the nature and function of myth very fully discussed. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.18 USD
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43 HOPKINS, ANDREA. Chronicles Of King Arthur.
Viking Studio Books, New York: 1993. 0670852325 / 9780670852321 First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. Name and address of previous owner appears on front endpaper. 
Brings to life the great medieval story-cycle known as the Matter of Britain, drawing on the romance masterpieces of such writers as Geoffrey of Monmouth, Sir Thomas Malory, and Chretien de Troyes. She recounts the mysths of Arthur and his knights in the authentic voices of the medieval authors. Brimming with art from illuminated manuscripts, woodcuts, paintings, and sculptures, supported by boxed essays focusing on the archtypal historical, literary, and legendary background, Chronicles of King Arthur is a rich tapestry of language and imagery, a delight for anyone who again wants to read these great captivating myths of the Western world. 
Price: 16.29 USD
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44 KIRK, G. S. Myth: Its Meaning & Functions In Ancient & Other Cultures.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 1974. 0521098025 / 9780521098021 s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 33.25 USD
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45 LAMPO, HUBERT & KOSTER, PIETER PAUL; MALHERBE, RENE (EDITEUR). Arthur Et Le Graal.
2905780118 / 9782905780119 Premiere edition 1985. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Un livre d'ocasion. 
'Messire', dit Merlin, 'tel est mon mandement: La premiere nuit que vous passerez avec Iguerne, vous engendrerez un enfant dans son sein et lorsqui'il sera ne, vous me le remettrez afin que je le fasse instruire dans un endroit connu de moi, pou votre plus grande gloire et le plus grand profit dont cet enfant est digne." Ainsi donc, trois heures pleines apres la mort du Duc, le Roi Uther dormit aupres d'Iguerne et, cette nuit-la, il concut Authur en son sein... 
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46 LAWRENCE, ROBERT (ADAPTED BY); SEREBRIAKOFF, ALEXANDRE (ILLUSTRATED BY). Siegfried: Wagner's " Ring Of The Nibleung"
Grosset & Dunlap, New York: 1939 h Hardcover, with dustjacket. Good condition with chips and tears to DJ. 
Siegfried, the hero, the son of Sieglinde, grew to be a youth of dauntless courage. Setting out to slay a fierce dragon who guarded the Ring of the Nibelung, Siegfried fashioned himself a wonderful sword and descended into the murky cave in which the treasure was hidden. Then, with the ring secured, he passed through the magic fire to awaken the Valkyrie, Brunnhilde. Includes the scores interwoven with text and beautiful pictures. 
Price: 102.55 USD
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47 LEVI-STRAUSS, CLAUDE. The Raw And The Cooked: Introduction To The Science Of Mythology, Volume 1.
Harper & Row, New York: 1969. First U. S. Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Covers are bent. 

Price: 19.71 USD
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48 LL0YD-JONES, HUGH. The Justice Of Zeus.
University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles: 1971. First Paperback Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 23.99 USD
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49 MABIE, HAMILTON WRIGHT (EDITOR). Myths Every Child Should Know: A Selection Of The Classic Myths Of All Time For Young People.
Doubleday & Company, Garden City: 1905. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. Front page is loose. Webbing is exposed in the front. 

Price: 42.28 USD
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50 MACCANA, PROINSIAS. Celtic Mythology.
Hamlyn, London, 1970. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
An enthralling account that shows how the Celts express the beliefs and hopes of a great civilization. The book is beautifully illustrated with outstanding examples of the work of Celtic artists and craftsmen. Includes an Index. 
Price: 37.29 USD
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51 MACRONE, MICHAEL; LULEVITCH. TOM (ILLUSTRATIONS BY). By Jove! Brush Up Your Mythology.
Harper Collins, New York: 1992. 0062700235 / 9780062700230 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Meet The myriad gods and goddesses, heroes and heroines, beasts and monsters, and magical places that have lent their names and stories to our language in "By Jove!", a fun and informative journey through the world of classical mythology. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.86 USD
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52 MAYERSON, PHILIP. Classical Mythology In Literature, Art, And Music.
Xerox College Publishing, Lexington, MA: 1977. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. Gift inscription signed by the author. 

Price: 46.31 USD
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53 MEAD, G.R.S. Orpheus.
John M. Watkins, London: 1965. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition with slight chips and tears to DJ. 
The legend of Orpheus is told here, but the author sees him not as a "historical" personage in the accepted sense of the term. 
Price: 111.15 USD
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54 MONCRIEFF, A. R. HOPE Classic Myth And Legend.
William H. Wise & Company, New York: 1934. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. Binding is broken back and front. Spine is torn. 

Price: 17.81 USD
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55 MOTZ, LOTTE. The Faces Of The Goddess.
Oxford University Press, New York: 1997. 0195089677 / 9780195089677 First edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Sets out to test the hypothesis that the earliest humans worshipped a sovereign, nurturing, maternal earth goddess by examining the real female deities of early human cultures. Shows that the idea of a nurturing Mother Goddess, although very powerful, is a product of our age, and not earlier ones. Includes an Index. 
Price: 15.91 USD
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56 MURRAY, ALEXANDER S. Who's Who In Mythology: A Classic Guide To The Ancient World.
Crescent Books, New York: 1988. 0517665867 / 9780517665862 Second Edition, Rewritten and Considerably Enlarged. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Devoted mainly to Greek and Roman mythology, telling with great precision and detail the stories of all the gods of the heroes and their deeds. The last three chapters, added to this edition, cover Norse, German, Hindu and Egyptian mythology, justifying the book's claim as a complete textbook of mythology. Includes an Index. 
Price: 12.02 USD
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57 NICHOLSON, IRENE. Mexican And Central American Mythology.
Paul Hamlyn, London: 1967. 0600023753 / 9780600023753 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. DJ has chips and tears. 
A detail of Mexican and Central American clay figures and how the time that they were sculpted and the tribe's mythological beliefs affected the design of that sculpture. The text is illuminated with illustrations drawn from seven cultures - Maya, Olmec, Zapotec, Mixtec, Totonac, Toltec, Aztec, ranging over 2,000 years. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.54 USD
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58 NICHOLSON, IRENE. Mexican And Central American Mythology.
Paul Hamlyn LTD, London: 1967. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 13.78 USD
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59 NILSSON, MARTIN P.; VERMEULE, EMILY (INTODUTION). The Mycenaean Origin Of Greek Mythology, Volume Eight.
University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles: 0520021630 / 9780520021631 First Paperback Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 68.88 USD
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60 OLCOTT, WILLIAM TYLER. Myths Of The Sun - Sun Lore Of All Ages: A Collection Of Myths And Legends Concerning The Sun And Its Worship.
Capricorn Books, New York: 1967. Capricorn Books Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
A survey of solar mythology, folklore, customs, worship, festivals and superstition. From the worship of Baal to the Seneca sun dance, from Homeric hymns to Joshua and Quetzalcoatl, from Stonehenge to Lake Titicaca, this book roams the world and the ages to provide a descriptive collection of myths and lore concerning the sun and its worship. 
Price: 41.52 USD
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