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  • Once Upon a Time
    Once Upon a Time (English, Hardback) Marina Warner

    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 themes of folklore, myth, the supernatural, imagination, and fantasy, Warner highlights the impact of the genre on human understanding, history, and culture.

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  • Once Upon a Time
    Once Upon a Time (English, Paperback) Marina Warner

    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 themes of folklore, myth, the supernatural, imagination, and fantasy, Warner highlights the impact of the genre on human understanding, history, and culture.

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  • The Time Machine
    The Time Machine (English, Paperback) H. G. Wells

    When a Victorian scientist propels himself into the year 802,701 AD, he is initially delighted to find that suffering has been replaced by beauty, contentment and peace.

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  • The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner
    The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner (Paperback) Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY MARINA WARNER AND ILLUSTRATIONS BY MERVYN PEAKE Coleridge's celebrated poem was written at the suggestion of William Wordsworth in the early days of their friendship, and published for the first time in 1798.

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  • The Professor and the Siren
    The Professor and the Siren (English, Paperback) Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa

    An NYRB Classics Original...

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  • L'Atalante
    L'Atalante (English, Paperback) Marina Warner

    L'Atalante is the work of French director Jean Vigo. This text is part of the "BFI Film Classics" series. Each volume in the series presents a personal commentary on the film, together with a brief production history and a detailed filmography, notes and bibliography.

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  • Labyrinth: London s Underground
    Labyrinth: London s Underground (English, Hardback) Will Self, Mark Wallinger

    How to capture that breadth in one work of art? How to celebrate a single system while also reflecting the millions of lives that it transports every day? This book explores the historic and mythological significance of the labyrinth.

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  • The Fourth Pig
    The Fourth Pig (English, Hardback) Naomi Mitchison

    Collection of fairy tales, poems, and ballads.

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  • Stranger Magic
    Stranger Magic (Paperback) Marina Warner

    WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD 2012WINNER OF THE TRUMAN CAPOTE AWARD 2013WINNER OF THE SHEIKH ZAYED BOOK AWARD 2013Magic is not simply a matter of the occult arts, but a whole way of thinking, of dreaming the impossible.

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  • Phantasmagoria
    Phantasmagoria (English, Paperback) Marina Warner

    Marina Warner's study of the products of fantasy deepens our understanding of the supernatural in relation to self and society. This surprising story explores the metaphors and media that have been the stock in trade of poets, scientists, magicians, and visionaries, including wax and cloud, smoke and mirrors, ether, ectoplasm, and celluloid.

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  • Scheherazade's Children
    Scheherazade's Children (English, Paperback) Philip F. Kennedy

    A dynamic, living and breathing cross-cultural phenomenon that has left its mark on fields as disparate as the European novel and early Indian cinema.

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  • Stranger Magic
    Stranger Magic (English, Paperback) Reviewer Marina Warner $21.24
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  • Consorts of the Caliphs
    Consorts of the Caliphs (Multiple languages, Hardback) Shawkat M. Toorawa

    Consorts of the Caliphs is a seventh/thirteenth-centurycompilation of anecdotes about thirty-nine women who were, as the titlesuggests, consorts to those in power, most of them concubines of the earlyAbbasid caliphs and wives of latter-day caliphs and sultans. This slim butilluminating volume is one of the few surviving texts by Ibn al-Sa?i (d. 674 H/1276 AD), and the only oneto survive in its...

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  • Consorts of the Caliphs
    Consorts of the Caliphs (English, Paperback) Shawkat M. Toorawa

    Lyrical biographical sketches of the concubines of ancient Baghdad  Consorts of the Caliphs is a seventh/thirteenth-century compilation ofanecdotes about thirty-eight women who were consorts to those in power, most ofthem concubines of the early Abbasid caliphs and wives of latter-day caliphsand sultans. This slim but illuminating volume is one of the few survivingtexts by the prolific Baghdadi...

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  • Fairy Tale: A Very Short Introduction
    Fairy Tale: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Marina Warner

    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 themes of folklore, myth, the supernatural, imagination, and fantasy, Warner highlights the impact of the genre on human understanding, history, and culture.

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  • Incidents of Travel in the Multiverse
    Incidents of Travel in the Multiverse (English, Paperback) AL and AL, Brian Greene $30.94 $35.00
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  • Myth And Landscape
    Myth And Landscape (English, Hardback) David Parker

    Striking geologic landforms which may stimulate reflections upon our origins and helpto inspire and shape creation myths

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  • Scheherazade's Children
    Scheherazade's Children (English, Hardback) Philip F. Kennedy

    A dynamic, living and breathing cross-cultural phenomenon that has left its mark on fields as disparate as the European novel and early Indian cinema.

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  • Joan of Arc
    Joan of Arc (Hardback) Marina Warner

    A fascinating study of the symbolism of Joan of Arc in her own time and ever since in literature, politics, on the stage, and on screen.

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