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Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge

Hardcover. * Entries listed by botanical name * Includes a comprehensive list of common names for each entry * Includes plants and lore from around the globe * Explores mythological references to the origin of the plants * Includes the use of plants in traditional folk remedies * References the use of plants in folk customs Num Pages: 520 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: GBC; JFHF; WNP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 242 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1360.
Publisher
Robert Hale
Number of pages
520
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780709091509
ISBN
9780709091509

€ 57.10
€ 52.92

Library Binding. Series: World Mythology S. Num Pages: 394 pages, 94. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 23. Weight in Grams: 926.
Publisher
ABC-CLIO Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
394
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9781576072264
ISBN
9781576072264

€ 86.44

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 30 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKX; JFHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750965880
ISBN
9780750965880

€ 13.99
€ 11.37

Paperback. Series: The masks of God. Num Pages: 576 pages. BIC Classification: JFHF; JHMC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 137 x 45. Weight in Grams: 616.
Publisher
Souvenir Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
576
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780285640573
ISBN
9780285640573

€ 25.99
€ 19.55

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752459646
ISBN
9780752459646

€ 19.99
€ 15.51

Paperback. Editor(s): Fraser, Robert. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 912 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 42. Weight in Grams: 620.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
912
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199538829
ISBN
9780199538829

€ 17.99
€ 14.68

Paperback. A collection of over five thousand Yoruban proverbs arranged according to theme. It includes an introduction, which provides a framework and description of Yoruba cultural beliefs, the proverbs are arranged by theme into five sections: the good person; the fortunate person; relationships; human nature; rights and responsibilities; and truisms. Num Pages: 510 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HFD; GBC; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 179 x 28. Weight in Grams: 918.
Publisher
University of Nebraska Press United States
Number of pages
510
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780803218437
ISBN
9780803218437

€ 31.99
€ 28.87

Paperback. Num Pages: 228 pages, b&w photographs. BIC Classification: JFH; JPSH; JWK; PDR; VXA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 155 x 229 x 18. Weight in Grams: 452.
Publisher
Adventures Unlimited Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780932813459
ISBN
9780932813459

€ 20.27

Paperback. The author rediscovers the lost meaning of fairy tales and shows how they can have a profound influence on the developing mind of a child. Translator(s): Lawson, Polly. Num Pages: 268 pages. BIC Classification: DSY; JFHF; JMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 139 x 20. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
Floris Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
268
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780863152085
ISBN
9780863152085

€ 19.99
€ 15.51

Paperback. Everything you ever wanted to know about fairies and magical beings. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: JFHF; VXQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 363 x 19. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Piatkus Books
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780749954994
ISBN
9780749954994

€ 13.99
€ 11.34

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 25 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; JFHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 16. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845888664
ISBN
9781845888664

€ 12.99
€ 11.92

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 30 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; JFHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 208.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752497587
ISBN
9780752497587

€ 13.99
€ 11.40

Paperback. A superbly authoritative A-Z guide to all the gods, heroes, remarkable women and monsters of Greek and Roman mythology, with 172 original illustrations. Num Pages: 432 pages, illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white). BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; GBC; HRKP; JFHF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 192 x 246 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1466.
Publisher
Oxbow Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782976356
ISBN
9781782976356

€ 38.99
€ 36.63

Hardcover. By comparing the world depicted in the earliest Irish literary tradition with the archaeological evidence available on the ground, the author explores Ireland's rich mythological tradition and tests its claims to represent reality. Num Pages: 320 pages, 65 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AFR; DSBB; HDD; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 171 x 242 x 34. Weight in Grams: 680.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500051849
ISBN
9780500051849

€ 24.99
€ 18.68

Paperback. The story of King Arthur and the Grail still holds a fascination for various people. This work traces its origins in early Christianity and Nordic mythology, and follows its development in medieval and modern times. It explores the parallels between the quest for the Grail and the medieval alchemists' search for the Philosopher's Stone. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: JFHF; VXWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 388.
Publisher
Floris Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780863156410
ISBN
9780863156410

€ 21.99
€ 16.99

Paperback. There's more to Irish bird folklore than the 'wran' boys and the Children of Lir. Birds have been part of our culture from very early times and there are countless beliefs, proverbs and curses associated with them. This entertaining compendium will bring joy to bird lovers and general readers alike. Num Pages: 360 pages, 150 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; JFHF; WNCB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 192 x 24. Weight in Grams: 538.
Publisher
The Collins Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848893139
ISBN
9781848893139

€ 17.99
€ 15.15

Paperback. Is there a geometrical energy system that surrounds our planet? - a suped grid involving polyhedral forms, ley lines, earth energy currents and archaeoastronomical alignments? From ET flight-paths to anti-gravity, the grid has many claims attached to it. This book unravels the many theories to give an overview of this incredible subject. Num Pages: 64 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: JFH; RG; VX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 117 x 7. Weight in Grams: 84.
Publisher
Wooden Books
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904263647
ISBN
9781904263647

€ 9.10

Library Binding. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GBC; JFHF; RGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 20. Weight in Grams: 750.
Publisher
ABC-CLIO
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780874369632
ISBN
9780874369632

€ 63.96
€ 24.51

Hardcover. 25 tales of faeries, elves and goblins, beautifully illustrated throughout Num Pages: 240 pages, 50 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: FQ; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 144 x 30. Weight in Grams: 606.
Publisher
National Trust
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781907892479
ISBN
9781907892479

€ 19.99
€ 15.43

Paperback. Dragons, Serpents, and Slayers in the Classical and Early Christian Worlds offers a comprehensive and easily accessible collection of dragon myths from Greek, Roman, and early Christian sources. Num Pages: 360 pages, 29 illus. BIC Classification: 1QDA; DB; HRKP3; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 177 x 17. Weight in Grams: 614.
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199925117
ISBN
9780199925117

€ 37.25

Paperback. An amusingly entertaining exploration of omens, rituals, premonitions and general superstition in every part of the world Series: Mammoth Books. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: HBG; HBTB; JFH; JHBT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 234 x 30. Weight in Grams: 528.
Publisher
Constable & Robinson
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0015966
ISBN
9781472137487

€ 4.64

Hardcover. An examination of remedies for violent rage rediscovered in ancient Greek myths Num Pages: 268 pages. BIC Classification: 3JM; DSBB; HBLX; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156. .
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300217377
ISBN
9780300217377

€ 32.99
€ 12.68

Paperback. New archaeological evidence for a pre-historic civilisation updated with two substantial new chapters brimming with recent reporting of fresh scientific advances. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: HDDA; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 42. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Coronet
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444779707
ISBN
9781444779707

€ 16.99
€ 13.80

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752466286
ISBN
9780752466286

€ 13.99
€ 11.34