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The Mummy's Curse: The True History of a Dark Fantasy

ISBN : 9780199698714

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,465
Author: 
Roger Luckhurst
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
143 x 222 mm
Pub date
Oct 2012
In the winter of 1922-23 archaeologist Howard Carter and his wealthy patron George Herbert, the Fifth Earl of Carnarvon, sensationally opened the tomb of Tutenkhamen. Six weeks later Herbert, the spo ... Read more

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The Mummy's Curse: The True History of a Dark Fantasy

ISBN : 9780198718802

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¥2,915
Author: 
Roger Luckhurst
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
147 x 216 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
In the winter of 1922-23 archaeologist Howard Carter and his wealthy patron George Herbert, the Fifth Earl of Carnarvon, sensationally opened the tomb of Tutenkhamen. Six weeks later Herbert, the spo ... Read more

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The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199689828

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¥6,391
Author: 
Jack Zipes
Pages
768 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 240 mm
Pub date
Sep 2015
Series
Oxford Companions
In over 1,000 entries, this acclaimed Companion covers all aspects of the Western fairy tale tradition, from medieval to modern, under the guidance of Professor Jack Zipes. It provides an authoritativ ... Read more

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The Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs (6th edition)

ISBN : 9780198734901

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¥1,826
Author: 
Jennifer Speake
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
136 x 196 mm
Pub date
Sep 2015
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
Contains over 1,100 of the most widely used proverbs in English across the world, including expanded coverage of proverbs of international origin Uses evidence from Oxford Dictionaries research ... Read more

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The Oxford Guide to Arthurian Literature and Legend

ISBN : 9780199215096

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¥2,376
Author: 
Alan Lupack
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Feb 2007
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
The Oxford Guide to Arthurian Literature and Legend is both a critical history of the Arthurian tradition and a reference guide to Arthurian works, names, and symbols. It offers a comprehensive survey ... Read more

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The Ring of Truth: And Other Myths of Sex and Jewelry

ISBN : 9780190267117

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¥5,379
Author: 
Wendy Doniger
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jun 2017
According to north Indian legend, there was once a Shah whose daughter was to marry a minister of the state of Sialkot. When the King heard of the girl's great beauty he tried to seduce her, but faile ... Read more

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The World of Myth: An Anthology (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199316366

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¥3,839
Author: 
David A. Leeming
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
Since its publication in 1991, The World of Myth has provided thousands of students with a fascinating, wide-ranging introduction to world mythology. Building on the bestselling tradition of the first ... Read more

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Twenty Lessons in the Sociology of Food and Agriculture

ISBN : 9780190662127

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¥6,149
Author: 
Jason Konefal; Maki Hatanaka
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Twenty Lessons in the Sociology of Food and Agriculture examines food and agriculture from farm to fork using a sociological lens. Following the "Lessons" format, the book presents twenty sociological ... Read more

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Without the Banya We Would Perish: A History of the Russian Bathhouse

ISBN : 9780195395488

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¥5,379
Author: 
Ethan Pollock
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
When so much in Russia has changed, the banya remains. For over one-thousand years Russians of every economic class, political party, and social strata have treated bathing as a communal activity int ... Read more

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