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Hoaxes & deceptions

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The Magic of Reality: How We Know...
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Richard Dawkins; Dave McKean
 
What is stuff made of? How old is the universe? What causes tsunamis? Who was the first man, or woman? This book elucidates the wonders of the natural world.
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Once Upon a Time: A Short History of...
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In ten succinct chapters, Marina Warner guides us through the rich world of fairy tale, from Cinderella and Hansel and Gretel to Snow White and Pan's Labyrinth. Exploring pervasive...
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The Magic of Reality: Illustrated...
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Richard Dawkins
 
Have you heard the tale of how the sun hatched out of an emu's egg? Or what about the great catfish that carries the world on its back? Has anyone...
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Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm
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Jacob Grimm; Wilhelm Grimm
 
Collects tales such as: "The Frog Prince"; "Hansel and Grettel"; "Ashputtel"; and, the original "Cinderella".
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Richard Dawkins; Dave McKean
 
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Fairytale Food: Enchanting Recipes to...
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Lucie Cash
 
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The Hero with a Thousand Faces
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Joseph Campbell
 
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The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
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Jacob Grimm; Wilhelm Grimm; Noel...
Brings together twenty-seven of the most beloved of the famous Grimms' fairy tales, including all the classics, such as "Cinderella", "Snow White", "Sleeping Beauty", and "Hansel and Gretel". This book...
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London Lore: The Legends and...
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Steve Roud
 
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Classical Mythology: A Very Short...
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Helen Morales
 
From Zeus and Europa, to Diana, Pan, and Prometheus, the myths of ancient Greece and Rome seem to exert a timeless power over us. But what do those myths represent...
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The Greek Myths
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Robert Graves
 
The gold standard in Greek mythology, in a dazzling graphic deluxe edition with a new introduction by the bestselling author of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series.
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The Prose Edda: Norse Mythology
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Snorri Sturluson; Jesse L. Byock
 
One of the great storybooks of the middle ages: a master storyteller from the thirteenth century recounts classic tales of Icelandic mythology along with a lesson to young poets on...
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The Penguin Book of Myths and Legends...
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Joyce Tyldesley
 
The civilization we know as Ancient Egypt stretched over three thousand years. What was life like for ancient Egyptians? What were their beliefs - and how different were they from...
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Selected folktales. Ausgewählte Märchen
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Ceredigion Folk Tales
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Peter Stevenson
 
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