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Little Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780198778370

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¥1,826
Author: 
Elizabeth Knowles
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
112 x 154 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
Little Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs features over 2,000 proverbs and sayings from around the world, arranged across 250 subjects - from 'Books' and 'Borrowing' to 'Dreams' and 'Drink'. Each theme has ... Read more

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Myth: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780198724704

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¥1,628
Author: 
Robert A. Segal
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
113 x 174 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
Series
Very Short Introductions
Looks at the origins of the study of myths, and how they have been applied to the arts and sciences Reveals how a variety of theories can be applied to ancient myths, but also to modern mythology ... Read more

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Myths of the Underworld in Contemporary Culture: The Backward Gaze

ISBN : 9780198767091

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¥10,956
Author: 
Judith Fletcher
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Apr 2019
Series
Classical Presences
Myths of the Underworld in Contemporary Culture: The Backward Gaze examines a series of twentieth and twenty-first century fictional works that adapt Greco-Roman myths of the catabasis, the heroic jou ... Read more

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Once Upon a Time: A Short History of Fairy Tale

ISBN : 9780198779858

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¥1,639
Author: 
Marina Warner
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
122 x 171 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
From wicked queens, beautiful princesses, elves, monsters, and goblins to giants, glass slippers, poisoned apples, magic keys, and mirrors, the characters and images of fairy tales have cast a spell o ... Read more

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Once Upon a Time: A Short History of Fairy Tale

ISBN : 9780198718659

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¥2,002
Author: 
Marina Warner
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
128 x 180 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
From wicked queens, beautiful princesses, elves, monsters, and goblins to giants, glass slippers, poisoned apples, magic keys, and mirrors, the characters and images of fairy tales have cast a spell o ... Read more

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Selected Tales

ISBN : 9780199555581

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¥2,002
Author: 
Jacob Grimm; Wilhelm Grimm; Joyce Crick
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jul 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Once upon a time in mid-winter, when the snowflakes were falling from the sky like down, a queen was sitting and sewing at a window ...' The tales gathered by the Grimm brothers are at once familia ... Read more

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Snow White and Other Tales

ISBN : 9780198833840

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¥2,739
Author: 
Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm; Joyce Crick
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2019
Series
Oxford World's Classics Hardbacks
An original translation of Grimms' tales, including animal fables, tall tales, comic peasant stories, and religious magic and morality tales Alongside some seventy-nine tales, including all the b ... Read more

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The Elizabethan New Year's Gift Exchanges, 1559-1603

ISBN : 9780197265260

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¥27,390
Author: 
Jane A. Lawson
Pages
730 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
Series
Records of Social and Economic History
The records of Queen Elizabeth's New Year's gift exchanges convey a wealth of information about the late Tudor court. Records of twenty-four exchanges survive from the forty-five years of Elizabeth's ... Read more

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The Mabinogion

ISBN : 9780198815242

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¥2,739
Author: 
Sioned Davies
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
Series
Oxford World's Classics Hardbacks
The Mabinogion is a collection of eleven medieval Welsh tales, whose invention and fantastical interweaving of Celtic mythology and Arthurian romance have made it one of literature's greatest ... Read more

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The Mabinogion

ISBN : 9780199218783

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¥1,639
Author: 
Sioned Davies
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The Mabinogion is a collection of eleven medieval Welsh tales, whose invention and fantastical interweaving of Celtic mythology and Arthurian romance have made it one of literature's greatest ... Read more

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