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Product Description: Oxford Children's Myths and Legends bring you the greatest stories ever told, from around the world and long ago. Heroes and villains, witches and wizards, warriors and royalty - there's something here for everyone. Stories from Wales is filled with spell-binding tales of love, loyalty, greed and jealousy come from the mountains and valleys of Wales...read more

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9780192728586 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 25, 2010, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Oxford Children's Myths and Legends bring you the greatest stories ever told, from around the world and long ago.

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By Gwyn Jones (trans)

Hardcover:

9780192505828, titled "Eirik the Red and Other Icelandic Sagas" | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1975, cover price $7.95

Paperback:

9780199539154, titled "Eirik the Red and Other Icelandic Sagas" | Reissue edition (Oxford Univ Pr, February 15, 2009), cover price $10.95
9780192835307, titled "Eirik the Red: And Other Icelandic Sagas" | Oxford Univ Pr, September 9, 1999, cover price $10.95
9780192815286 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 21, 1981, cover price $5.95 | also contains Goofy Jokes & Giggles

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Product Description: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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9780460042284 | J M Dent & Sons Ltd, June 1, 1976, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: An assembly of Welsh stories from two ancient books, the 'Red Book of Hergest' and the earlier 'The White Book of Rhydderch' approx 500 BC.

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9781408633755, titled "The Mabinogion" | Lightning Source Inc, November 30, 2007, cover price $29.95 | also contains Mabinogion, The Mabinogion, The Mabinogion, The Mabinogion, The Mabinogion | About this edition: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

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Product Description: "An utterly splendid book, quite the most brilliantly written, balanced, and explanative general work on the Vikings ever to appear in English or in any language."-- Scandinavian StudiesThe subject of this book is the Viking realms, Denmark, Sweden, and Norway, their civilization and culture, and their many sided achievements at home and abroad...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780192850638, titled "A History of the Vikings." | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 1973, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: The history of the Viking peoples and kingdoms, from their half-glimpsed origins and legendary prehistory to the triumphs of Canute, is as exciting a story as has ever been told.

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9780192801340 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, July 19, 2001), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: "An utterly splendid book, quite the most brilliantly written, balanced, and explanative general work on the Vikings ever to appear in English or in any language.
9780192851390 | Revised edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 1984), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The history of the Viking peoples and kingdoms, from their half-glimpsed origins and legendary prehistory to the triumphs of Canute, is as exciting a story as has ever been told.

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Product Description: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Hardcover:

9781857151688 | New edition (Gardners Books, March 29, 2001), cover price $19.75 | also contains Mabinogion, The Mabinogion, The Mabinogion, The Mabinogion
9780375411755 | Everymans Library, February 1, 2001, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: A collection of eleven medieval Celtic tales includes the stories of Arawn the hunter and his shining hounds, Rhiannon and his man-defeating horse, the warring giant king Bendifeidfran, and Math and Gwydion and their woman of flowers, in a new edition featuring a preface by John Updike.

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9781408633755 | Lightning Source Inc, November 30, 2007, cover price $29.95 | also contains Mabinogion, Mabinogion, The Mabinogion, The Mabinogion, The Mabinogion | About this edition: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

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Product Description: This collection of Welsh legends and folk-tales, read and enjoyed for over forty years, is now being reissued for a new generation of readers. These spellbinding tales of love, loyalty, greed, and jealousy tell of a world where peasants and kings live alongside the folk of the faery, and where reality and enchantment intertwine...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Rosamund Fowler (illustrator) and Gwyn Jones

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9780192751140 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 26, 2001, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: This collection of Welsh legends and folk-tales, read and enjoyed for over forty years, is now being reissued for a new generation of readers.

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Product Description: Glyn Jones was one of the brilliant first generation of Welsh writers in English which included Dylan Thomas, Rhys Davies and Idris Davies. A major figure on the Welsh literary scene for almost sixty years, Glyn Jones’s short stories are among his finest achievements; of his first collection, The Blue Bed (1937), Edward Garnett wrote, ‘Glyn Jones is a genius ...read more

Hardcover:

9780708314203 | Univ of Wales Pr, May 14, 1999, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Glyn Jones was one of the brilliant first generation of Welsh writers in English which included Dylan Thomas, Rhys Davies and Idris Davies.

Paperback:

9780708314579 | Univ of Wales Pr, December 8, 1997, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Contains all Gwyn Jones' short stories, with those from "The Blue Bed", "The Water Music", "Welsh Heirs", and "Selected Poems".

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A collection of twenty-four myths and legends, including tales of princes and trolls and tales from the Inglenook and the land of ice and fire

Hardcover:

9780192741240 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1979, cover price $14.95 | also contains Mel Bay Presents Global Adventures for Fingerstyle Guitarists | About this edition: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.

Paperback:

9780192741509, titled "Scandinavian Legends and Folk-Tales" | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1992), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A collection of twenty-four myths and legends, including tales of princes and trolls and tales from the Inglenook and the land of ice and fire

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Product Description: The story-teller has always been an important figure in Welsh society, and this collection draws on a rich and varied literature to present twenty-five of the finest Welsh short stories from this century, many of them original translations...read more

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9780192829405 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, April 1, 1992), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The story-teller has always been an important figure in Welsh society, and this collection draws on a rich and varied literature to present twenty-five of the finest Welsh short stories from this century, many of them original translations.

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Product Description: These twelve essays and addresses range widely from consideration of the nature of Anglo-Welsh literature to incisive commentary on critical approaches to the European novel. Authors such as Dylan Thomas, Richard Savage, and Caradoc Evans (the "best-hated Welshman of them all") come under Jones's sympathetic scrutiny; there is incisive analysis of the Heroic poetry of the Welsh, Norse, and English peoples...read more

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9780198112839 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 2, 1992, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: These twelve essays and addresses range widely from consideration of the nature of Anglo-Welsh literature to incisive commentary on critical approaches to the European novel.

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Examines the evidence of Viking exploration in Iceland, Greenland, and North America

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9780192851604 | New edition (Oxford Univ Pr, July 1, 1986), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Examines the evidence of Viking exploration in Iceland, Greenland, and North America

Paperback:

9780686181798 | Reprint edition (Havertown Books, June 1, 1980), cover price $15.00

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An anthology of Welsh poetry in translation and in English, from the sixth-century bard, Taliesin, to Dylan Thomas, includes examples of characteristic Welsh metrical forms and excerpts from classic long works
By Gwyn Jones (editor)

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9780192118585 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 1, 1977, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: An anthology of Welsh poetry in translation and in English, from the sixth-century bard, Taliesin, to Dylan Thomas, includes examples of characteristic Welsh metrical forms and excerpts from classic long works

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Hardcover:

9780192151810 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1972, cover price $17.50

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By Gwyn Jones (trans)

Hardcover:

9780890670125 | Amer Scandinavian Fndtn, June 1, 1960, cover price $7.00

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