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              Books in the The World's Greatest Myths and Legends series

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              Polynesian Island Myths
                 

              Polynesian Island Myths (Paperback, New edition)

              Edited by Jackson, J. K.

              • RRP: $21.50
              • $21.50
              • Pub Date
                15 Aug 20

              The Polynesia triangle covers Easter Island, Hawaii, New Zealand and the many isles in between. The legends of the region are based on the creation of land, fish, sea, valleys and the volcanic outcrops scattered across the long stretches of the Pacific. The beautiful myths of the... ancient Polynesians are brought together in this new collection.
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              ISBN 9781839642241
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2020
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 1 Oct 2020
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              Aztec Myths

              Aztec Myths (Paperback, New edition)

              By Jackson, Jake

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $19.99
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Like other Mesoamerican cultures, Aztec myths explained life and death by linking them to the earth, sky and sea in a grand cosmic scheme. This collection explores the history, gods, calendar and tales of this people, from the war god Huitzilopochtli to the supreme deity Tezcatli...poca; from migration legends to the origin myth of the Five Suns.
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              ISBN 9781787552975
              Released NZ 17 Jun 2019
              Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
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              Indian Myths

              Indian Myths (Paperback)

              Edited by Jackson, Jake

              • RRP: $21.00
              • $21.00
              • In Stock At Publisher

              India, one of the great, ancient civilizations spawned a fascinating canon of myths and legends. With multiple gods, and a riot of colour and character this fantastic new book, explores the themes and landscapes that created the tales, and retells the stories of Krishna, Buddha a...nd Shiva, and some of the many different versions of creation.
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              ISBN 9781783614042
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2015
              Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
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              Arthurian Myths
               

              Arthurian Myths (Paperback, New edition)

              By Jackson, Jake; Introduction by John, Judith

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $19.99
              • Internationally sourced

              This collection offers a selection of myths, featuring Arthur's knights of the round table, his love for Queen Guinevere and of course the ultimate betrayal by one of his most trusted knights, Sir Launcelot. All awaken the magical and exciting world of King Arthur.

              ISBN 9781839641718
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2020
              Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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              Native American Myths
               

              Native American Myths (Paperback)

              Edited by Jackson, Jake

              • Imp. $21.50
              • $21.50
              • Not Available Locally

              The Algonquins, Iroquois and The Last of the Mohicans - the tribes of North America and their folk tales are deeply fascinating because they are unique amongst the mythologies of the world. The retold tales collected for this new book celebrate the diverse tribal vision of a rich... and powerful tradition that still resonates today.
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              ISBN 9780857758217
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2016
              Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              Chinese Myths

              Chinese Myths (Paperback, New edition)

              By Jackson, Jake

              • RRP: $21.00
              • $21.00
              • In Stock At Publisher

              River Gods, snake spirits, mountain and Immortals, Chinese mythology is alive with ancient passions. China's unique set of tales are derived from its vast expanse, diverse culture and the endless internal wars. This brilliant new book introduces the key themes of Chinese legend b...efore plunging into the fascinating stories themselves.
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              ISBN 9781783614035
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2015
              Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
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              African Myths
               

              African Myths (Paperback, New edition)

              Edited by Jackson, Jake

              • Imp. $22.99
              • $22.99
              • No availability locally

              Sub-Saharan Africa has a powerful tradition of storytelling. Despite the diversity of traditions, a number of beliefs and themes are shared by African peoples, from the Yoruba people of west Africa, to the Zulu of South Africa. This book offers a range of tales, from creation sto...ries and trickster adventures to animal fables and moral stories.
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              ISBN 9781787552746
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2019
              Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Myths of Babylon
               

              Myths of Babylon (Paperback, New edition)

              Edited by Jackson, Jake

              • Imp. $22.99
              • $22.99
              • No availability locally

              Here we find humankind battling with the elements in the flood myth, a grim creation story and the great Epic of Gilgamesh, one of the earliest recorded literary treasures. Babylon, a powerful city state in 1800 BC was a centre of spiritual, economic and military power, each repr...esented in the fragments and myths of this book of classic tales.
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              ISBN 9781786647634
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2018
              Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Celtic Myths

              Celtic Myths (Paperback)

              By Jackson, Jake

              • RRP: $20.99
              • $20.99
              • To Order

              Populated by gods, High Kings, willful Queens, noble warriors, fairies, goblins and wizards the Celtic myths are unsurpassed in their variety and power. This new book is a dazzling collection of the most gripping Celtic tales, vividly retold, gathering together the legends and sa...gas of this ancient culture.
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              ISBN 9780857758224
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2015
              Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
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              Scottish Myths
               

              Scottish Myths (Paperback, New edition)

              By Jackson, Jake

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $19.99
              • Internationally sourced

              From the myths it shares with Ireland - tales of the great hero Cuchulainn and the adventures of Fionn mac Cumhaill - to its own evocative fairy tales featuring all manner of water spirits, selkies, sea monsters and fairies, as well as some native Arthurian myths, Scottish mythol...ogy is presented here in a uniquely Caledonian collection of stories.
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              ISBN 9781839641701
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2020
              Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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