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Atlantis and the Silver City
Peter Daughtrey.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781605984155.  Daedalus Item Code: 60829
First mentioned in print by Plato more than 2300 years ago, the concept of Atlantis has intrigued countless historians and writers through the ages, resulting in dozens of theories as to the island's ... (Read More)
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A Brief History of the Amazons: Women Warriors in Myth and History
Lyn Webster Wilde.
Publisher: Robinson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781472136770.  Daedalus Item Code: 63763
"Golden-shielded, silver-sworded, man-loving, male-child slaughtering Amazons," is how 5th-century Greek historian Hellanicus described the legendary Amazons. For centuries, conventional scholarship ... (Read More)
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Celtic Fairy Tales
Joseph Jacobs, ed. John D. Batten, illus.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781629142272.  Daedalus Item Code: 63990
Originally published in 1892, this beautiful book of 26 tales collected by British folklorist Joseph Jacobs (1854–1916) introduced the unique magic of the Celtic folk imagination, full of heroes and ... (Read More)
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The Dictionary of Mythology: An A–Z of Themes, Legends and Heroes
J.A. Coleman. George Davidson, ed.
Publisher: Arcturus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781784044787.  Daedalus Item Code: 64236
An engineer and surveyor as well as a logophile and author of several crossword dictionaries, James Coleman produced the encyclopedic first edition of The Dictionary of Mythology in 2007, a ... (Read More)
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Fearie Tales: Stories of the Grimm and Gruesome
Stephen Jones, ed. Alan Lee, illus.
Publisher: Jo Fletcher.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781623658069.  Daedalus Item Code: 63130
In this collection, inspired by the work of folklorists Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, some of the today's finest fantasy and horror writers have created their own modern—and decidedly darker—takes on ... (Read More)
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The Gods of Olympus: A History
Barbara Graziosi.
Publisher: Metropolitan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780805091571.  Daedalus Item Code: 54508
The author of Inventing Homer and Homer in the Twentieth Century, classics professor Barbara Graziosi here offers an elegant and entertaining account of the evolution of Greek gods ... (Read More)
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The Grail: A Secret History
John Matthews.
Publisher: Barron's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780764158674.  Daedalus Item Code: 60442
What is the Holy Grail? It has been variously described as a stone, a chalice, and even as an enduring idea that encapsulates Christian mysticism. In this book, illustrated with some 90 color images, ... (Read More)
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Jason and the Argonauts: Myths and Legends
Neil Smith. José Daniel Cabrera Peña, illus.
Publisher: Osprey.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780967226.  Daedalus Item Code: 63057
The voyage of Jason and the Argonauts and their hunt for the Golden Fleece remains one of the most popular of the ancient Greek myths, and its themes and characters are described here in detail. Sent ... (Read More)
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Kings of the Grail: Tracing the Historic Journey of the Holy Grail from Jerusalem to Spain
Margarita Torres Sevilla & José Miguel Ortega del Río. Rosie Marteau, trans.
Publisher: Michael O'Mara.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781782434047.  Daedalus Item Code: 62122
Studying artifacts at Cairo's University of Al-Azhar in 2011, academic historians Margarita Torres Sevilla and José Miguel Ortega del Río discovered parchments that indicated the location of the ... (Read More)
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The Midas Touch: World Mythology in Bite-Sized Chunks
Mark Daniels.
Publisher: Michael O'Mara.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781782430353.  Daedalus Item Code: 53293
In Western astrology, the signs of the zodiac are named in honor of Greek myths. J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings was heavily influenced by Norse mythology. Flora and Fauna, the names of ... (Read More)
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Myths & Legends: An Illustrated Guide to Their Origins and Meanings
Philip Wilkinson.
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781405335522.  Daedalus Item Code: 61299
Abundantly and beautifully illustrated—most of the two-page spreads feature up to a dozen captioned images, and there are numerous large photos and artworks filling two pages—this encyclopedic guide ... (Read More)
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Myths and Legends: From Cherokee Dances to Voodoo Trances
John Pemberton.
Publisher: Chartwell.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780785826491.  Daedalus Item Code: 62821
The impulse to create myths is inherent in all of the world's cultures, and the similarities in theme between these tales reveal some basic truths about mankind. Profusely illustrated with ... (Read More)
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