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Myth: A Very Short Introduction

Myth

A Very Short Introduction

Oxford University Press, UK (2004)
US$8.99

This book is not about myths, but about approaches to myth, from all of the major disciplines,...

The Science of Vampires
Penguin Publishing Group (2002)
US$6.06

·         Are any vampire myths based on fact? ·         Bloodsucking villain to guilt-ridden...

Ghosts of War in Vietnam
Cambridge University Press (2008)
US$22.00

This book explores the collective memory of the Vietnam War through popular imaginings about ghosts...

The White Snake and Her Son: A Translation of The Precious Scroll of Thunder Peak with Related Texts

The White Snake and Her Son

A Translation of The Precious Scroll of Thunder Peak with Related Texts

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2009)
US$13.50

A cornerstone of Chinese popular culture, the legend of the White Snake--the admirable demon who...

Blackfoot Lodge Tales: The Story of a Prairie People

Blackfoot Lodge Tales

The Story of a Prairie People

Digital Scanning, Inc. (2001)
US$4.95

In the first half of the book, Grinnell retells some thirty stories of the Blackfoot Indians, which...

Parallel Myths
Random House Publishing Group (2010)
US$16.98

“Unusually accessible and useful . . . An eye-opener to readers into the universality and importance...

A Walk through the Southern Sky: A Guide to Stars and Constellations and their Legends

A Walk through the Southern Sky (2nd ed.)

A Guide to Stars and Constellations and their Legends

Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$28.00

Easy-to-use guide to the constellations of the southern night sky and their myths and legends.

Russian Fairy Tales
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2013)
US$14.55

The most comprehensive collection of classic Russian tales available in English introduces readers...

The Blue Fairy Book
The Floating Press (2009)
US$3.47

The Fairy Books, or "Coloured" Fairy Books is a collection of fairy tales divided into...

The Mabinogion
OUP Oxford (2007)
US$8.09

The Mabinogion is one of the great epics of medieval literature. Weaving together Celtic mythology...