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Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge

Paperback. Num Pages: 576 pages, 636 illustrations. BIC Classification: GBC; HRLK; JFHF; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 41. Weight in Grams: 710.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1988
Publisher
HarperOne
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780062509239
ISBN
9780062509239

€ 37.99
€ 27.40

Paperback. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFHF; JFSL3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 142 x 216 x 24. Weight in Grams: 466.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Dover Publications
Edition
First Edition, First
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486796802
ISBN
9780486796802

€ 15.99
€ 14.72

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages, 5 illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGC9; JFFK; JFHF; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 155 x 17. Weight in Grams: 440.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Hays (Nicolas) Ltd ,U.S. United States
Edition
Revised ed.
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892540433
ISBN
9780892540433

€ 22.88

Paperback. Scientific and mythological evidence that Antarctica was once Atlantis. Num Pages: 240 pages, 42 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: JFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 229 x 15. Weight in Grams: 410. The Fate of the Lost Continent. 240 pages, 42 black and white illustrations. In this completely revised and expanded edition of _When the Sky Fell_, Rand and Rose Flem-Ath show that 12,000 years ago vast areas of Antarctica were free from ice and home to the kingdom of Atlantis. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: JFH. Dimension: 154 x 229 x 15. Weight: 410.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Bear & Company
Edition
2nd Edition, Revised and Expanded Edition of Wh
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781591431374
ISBN
9781591431374

€ 18.99
€ 13.56

Paperback. This fascinating collection investigates the origins of our most intriguing superstitions still observed today, and sets them in their historical and social context. Num Pages: 192 pages, Chapter decorations. BIC Classification: JFHF; WZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 14. Weight in Grams: 166.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782434863
ISBN
9781782434863

€ 10.99
€ 9.97

Paperback. BIC Classification: 1D; HRKP2; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 141 x 217 x 8. Weight in Grams: 178.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc.
Edition
New edition
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486414416
ISBN
9780486414416

€ 9.99
€ 9.11

Paperback. A retelling of Irish legends, including the three major pre-Christian sequences - the Mythological Cycle, the Ulster Cycle and the Finn Cycle - as well as more recent tales of the saints Patrick, Brigid and Colmcille. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: FQ; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126 x 18. Weight in Grams: 226 254pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Edition
unknown
Condition
New
SKU
9780571175185
ISBN
9780571175185

€ 16.99
€ 10.97

Paperback. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFHC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 228 x 23. Weight in Grams: 532.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Univ Of Minnesota Press
Edition
2nd
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780816654949
ISBN
9780816654949

€ 25.99
€ 25.21

Paperback. Num Pages: 241 pages. BIC Classification: JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 152 x 13. Weight in Grams: 360.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Adventures Unlimited Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781931882873
ISBN
9781931882873

€ 23.99
€ 16.07

Hardcover. Contains two of the greatest adventure stories of all time. In this book, the first adventure recounts the war between the Trojans and Achaeans and the personal and tragic struggle of the fiery-tempered Achilles. It also includes a story which chronicles Odysseus' return from the Trojan War and the trials he endures on his journey home. Series: Fall River Classics. Num Pages: 752 pages, b/w throughout. BIC Classification: DB; DCF; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 233 x 58. Weight in Grams: 960.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Sterling
Condition
New
SKU
V9781435152991
ISBN
9781435152991

€ 17.99
€ 14.01

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The History Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845888169
ISBN
9781845888169

€ 9.99
€ 9.98

Paperback. Editor(s): Boyd, Matthieu. Num Pages: 616 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DSBB; HBJD; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 36. Weight in Grams: 839.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
University of Notre Dame Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780268037369
ISBN
9780268037369

€ 51.99
€ 46.50

Hardcover. Collection of twenty-nine fairy tales featuring Baba Yaga that draws from the famous collection of Aleksandr Afanas'ev, but also includes some tales from the lesser-known nineteenth-century collection of Ivan Khudiakov, along with images that show how artists have imagined her for over more than two centuries. Translator(s): Forrester, Sibelan. Num Pages: 256 pages, 45 color illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 279 x 216 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1315.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
University Press of Mississippi
Condition
New
SKU
V9781617035968
ISBN
9781617035968

€ 60.99

Paperback. In this book, the articles explore the different social practices that are typically understood as sorcery, magic and ritual, and address a diversity of ethnographic contexts in Africa, Asia, the Pacific and the America's. Editor(s): Kapferer, Bruce. Num Pages: 284 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HRQX2; JFHF; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 157 x 15. Weight in Grams: 444.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Berghahn Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781571814180
ISBN
9781571814180

€ 44.27

Paperback. The result is an unprecedented guide to the study of Chinese myth for specialists and nonspecialists alike. Num Pages: 344 pages, 10, 10 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JFHF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 172 x 21. Weight in Grams: 478.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press United States
Edition
Fourth Edition
Number of pages
344
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801861833
ISBN
9780801861833

€ 29.99
€ 27.68

Paperback. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HRCC2; JFHF; JFSV1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 28. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Red Wheel/Weiser United States
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9781578633234
ISBN
9781578633234

€ 26.99
€ 26.37

Library Binding. Of the many ballads, tales, and plays extolling filial piety (xiao) the foundational virtue of imperial China none was more popular in that era than the legend of Dong Yong and his heavenly helpmate, Weaving Maiden. This title presents the five versions of the legend. It illustrates the changing perceptions of xiao in various genres. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: JFHF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 218 x 145 x 14. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
108
Condition
New
SKU
V9781603841368
ISBN
9781603841368

€ 50.99
€ 45.41

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HRQ; JFHF; VXA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 136 x 15. Weight in Grams: 212.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
HarperOne
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780062501882
ISBN
9780062501882

€ 20.99
€ 16.53

Paperback. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLCG; 3JJ; JFHX; JPVH1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 150 x 23. Weight in Grams: 575.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Univ Of Minnesota Press
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780816636266
ISBN
9780816636266

€ 25.99
€ 25.21

Paperback. Translator(s): Normandi, E. Num Pages: 228 pages. BIC Classification: JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 286.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Phanes Press,U.S. United States
Number of pages
228
Condition
New
SKU
V9780933999749
ISBN
9780933999749

€ 19.40

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