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Strange Sects and Curious Cults

By: Bach, Marcus

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Co.: 1961

Seller ID: MYTH0064

Condition: Very Good


viii,277 pp. Light brown cloth. Ex-library, typically marked/stamped but only light shelf wear, with some rubbing evident at corners, extremities. View more info

Dharma Gaia: A Harvest of Essays in Buddhism and Ecology

By: Badiner, Allan Hunt (editor); H. H. Dalai Lama (fwd.)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Parallax Press: 1990

Seller ID: 029267

ISBN: 0938077309

Condition: Very Good


Stiff color pictorial wraps. 6th ptg. Moderate shelf wear with rubbed edges. Square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior beyond former owner's signature and embossed stamp on front flyleaf. xix,265 pp. View more info

Holy Blood, Holy Grail

By: Baigent, Michael, Richard Leigh, and Henry Lincoln

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1982

Seller ID: 005108

ISBN: 0440036623

Condition: Good


xvi + 461 pp., illus. 5th U.S. ptg. Slight lean, remainder spray on bottom text block edge. Modestly rubbed dust jacket edges, slightly chipped. Well annotated/underlined throughout interior, obviously read carefully by an astute former owner. View more info

The Gospel in Art

By: Bailey, Albert Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston and Chicago, Pilgrim Press: 1916

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045640

Condition: Very Good


Gray ribbed cloth, lettered/decorated in gilt with color front cover pastedown illus., deckled text block edges with top edge in gilt. x,483 pp., illus. w/ color frontis., b&w plates. Cloth shows mild soiling/fingerprinting, minor shelf wear. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info

Folklore in the Writings of Rowland E. Robinson

By: Baker, Ronald L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bowling Green, OH, Bowling Green University Popular Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041556

ISBN: 0879720387

Condition: Very Good


Light green cloth, lettered in black. Mlidly rubbed corners and spine extremities, with mild soiling to cover cloth. Firm binding, clean interior. xi,240 pp. View more info

The Story of Siegfried [Heroes of the Olden Time]

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1911

Seller ID: 037923

Condition: VG-


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt, illus. in light blue, burgundy and black. Modest shelf wear, mild rubbing to corners and spine extremities, spine panel somewhat darkened/toned. Text block edges typically somewhat toned by age. Lacking both flyleaves, with firm, neatly mended hinges. xvii,306,[4] pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

"Suthin'" (it's the opposite of nothin'): An Oral History of Grover Morrison's Woods Operation at Little Musquash Lake, 1945-1947 [Northeast Folklore Vol. XVIII (1977)]

By: Ballew, Stephen, Joan Brooks, Dona Brotz and Edward Ives

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Orono, ME, The University Press for the Northeast Folklore Society: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 041714

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. As issued. 117 pp., corrections sheet laid in. View more info

The Trial of the Templars

By: Barber, Malcolm C.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Cambridge and New York, Cambridge University Press: 1980

Seller ID: GR500

ISBN: 0521280184

Condition: Near Fine


1991 ptg. Color illus. wraps. Slightly creased along bottom front edge, otherwise as issued, with square, uncreased binding. vii,311 pp. View more info

An Apology for the True Christian Divinity, as the Same is Held Forth and Preached by the People, in Scorn, Called Quakers [14th Edition] [Spine Title: Barclay's Apology - Society of Friends - Glasgow 1886]

By: Barclay, Robert

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland, R. Barclay Murdoch: 1886

Seller ID: 028199

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt, bordered in blind, bevelled edges. Light shelf wear with very slight binding lean, text block edges a bit dulled be age, overall a very nicely preserved copy. [x],435 pp. View more info

A Book of Folk-Lore

By: Baring-Gould, S. [Rev. Sabine Baring-Gould]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, W. Collins Sons & Co. Ltd.: 0

Seller ID: 041615

Condition: VG+


Light brown cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gilt. Mild shelf wear with light crease to lower front cover, mildly sunned spine panel, minor binding lean. Firm binding, clean interior. 264 pp. Undated. View more info

Archaeology and the Bible

By: Barton, George A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Sunday-School Union: 1941

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: GR232

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt, front cover pastedown illus. 2nd ptg. of 7th edition. xxxvi,607 pp., 138 plates (several 3-color) at rear. Exceptionally clean and intact copy, showing only slight shelf wear. Former owner address stamp and signature on front flyleaf, else clean interior. View more info

The Ainu and Their Folk-Lore

By: Batchelor, Rev. John, F.R.G.S.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society: 1901

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041591

Condition: Good


Dark green cloth, lettered in gilt. One of several original binding variants, with no gilt illustration on lower front cover. Modest rubbing to spine extremities, rubbed with minor exposure to corners. Light surface rubbing to covers, crease to lower back cover. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf. xxvi,604 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Mild bottom corner crease to the first several leaves, mild soiling to endpapers and a few leaves, interior generally clean and bright, with firm binding. Gilt spine lettering a bit dulled. Wear commensurate with age, still a solid copy. View more info

The Doctrines of Friends: or Principles of the Christian Religion, as Held by The Society of Friends, Commonly Called Quakers

By: Bates, Elisha

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Mountpleasant, OH [Mount Pleasant, OH], Elisha Bates: 1825

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 028584

Condition: Near Fine


Original edition, rebound in brown cloth, lettered in gold foil, new head- and tail-bands, new endsheets. Binding thus presents "as new." Text block edges dyed yellow (original to issue). Mild foxing to several early and late leaves, otherwise light, uniform age toning. Two former owner signatures on upper title page: Jane Clark 1827, Elizabeth Smith 1858, otherwise unmarked. [viii],320 pp. Near Fine, with note to rebound status, a durable copy most appropriate for historical society collections. View more info

The Lost Language of Symbolism: An Inquiry into the Origin of Certain Letters, Words, Names, Fairy-Tales, Folklore, and Mythologies [Vol. I + II, Complete] [Library of the Mystic Arts]

By: Bayley, Harold

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Citadel Press-Carol Publishing Group: 1988

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 043740

ISBN: 0806511001

Condition: Fine


Complete in two (2) volumes, uniformly bound in stiff color illus. wraps. Both volumes Fine, as issued. ix,375 + viii,388 pp., illus. View more info

Kingdom on the Rhine: History, Myth and Legend in Wagner's Ring

By: Benvenga, Nancy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harwich, Essex, United Kingdom, Anton Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008567

ISBN: 0946380007

Condition: As New


v,180 pp. As issued. View more info

The Goddess Obscured: Transformation of the Grain Protestress from Goddess to Saint

By: Berger, Pamela

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Boston, MA, Beacon Press: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 026926

ISBN: 0807067237

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color illus. raps. Slight shelf/edge wear. Firm, square binding. xiii,173 pp., illus. View more info

False Gods, Real Men: New Poems

By: Berrigan, Daniel

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037696

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in gold foil and green. Mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows light shelf wear, 1/2" closed tear with associated crease along bottom front edge, now in mylar. ix,112 pp. Stated 1st edition. View more info

No One Walks Waters

By: Berrigan, Daniel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037697

Condition: Very Good


Royal blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. Exterior presents mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. A former owner has circled some page numbers to note favorite poems and underlined a few passages in ink. Color dust jacket shows light shelf/edge wear, short closed tear along top front edge, white portions a bit toned by age, now in mylar. xi,78 pp. Stated 1st edition. View more info

The Quest for Shar-I-Sabs

By: Bier, Philip N.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA, Dorrance Publishing Co.: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045968

ISBN: 0805933530

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. ix,270 pp. View more info

The Mythology of North America

By: Bierhorst, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Quill/William Morrow: 1986

Seller ID: 022823

ISBN: 0688066666

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Light shelf/corner wear. Square, uncreased binding. ix,259 pp., illus. 3rd ptg. View more info

The Symbolism of Color

By: Birren, Faber

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Citadel Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYTH0022

ISBN: 0806510994

Condition: Near Fine


Dark teal 1/4 cloth, tan paper covered boards. 177 pp., illus. Bottom corners lightly bumped, otherwise as issued. Remainder mark on bottom text block edge. Dust jacket as issued, now in archival mylar. Scarce. View more info

The Kabbala: An Introduction to Jewish Mysticism and Its Secret Doctrine

By: Bischoff, Erich

Price: $4.95

Publisher: York Beach, ME, Red Wheel/Samuel Weiser: 1985

Seller ID: KABB011

ISBN: 0877285640

Condition: Fine


1998 ptg. Teal stiff paper wraps, illus. As issued. [x],76 pp. First English translation. View more info

Omens of Millennium: The Gnosis of Angels, Dreams, and Resurrection

By: Bloom, Harold

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Riverhead Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYTH0152

ISBN: 1573220450

Condition: Fine


Black 1/4 cloth, dark red paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. [xi],255 pp. As issued. Remainder stamp on top text block edge. Dust jacket shows light surface rubbing (pallet wear), else as issued. View more info

The Revelation of St. John the Divine [Modern Critical Interpretations]

By: Bloom, Harold (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York and New Haven, CT, Chelsea House Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GR336

ISBN: 0877549168

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper, lettered in gold foil. New, as issued. viii,150 pp. View more info

Kwakiutl Culture as Reflected in Mythology [Memoirs of the American Folklore Society Vol. XXVIII (1935)]

By: Boas, Franz

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, G. E. Stechert & Co. for American Folklore Society: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041548

ISBN: B002M5PMTK

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Essentially as issued. Firm binding, clean interior. xii,192 pp. Very scarce 1st edition. View more info