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Folklore and the Sea

By: Beck, Horace

Price: $40.00

Seller ID: 33105


Mystic CT: Marine Historical Association, American Maritime Library, Volume VI, 1973. Stories, legends, tales of the sea--the lore still current among the folk of the English-speaking world. Dust jacket rubbed with several small chips and tears but intact, 4to in blue cloth, b&w photos, notes, bibliography, index, 463pp, contents as new, Very Good. View more info

Dragon's Triangle, The

By: Berlitz, Charles

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 32794


New York: Wynwood Press 1989. A mysterious area in the Pacific known as the Dragon Sea is enthusiastically described by the investigator of the Bermuda Triangle, who reports and analyzes on the hundreds of vessels that sailed in the region and disappeared. Dust jacket, 8vo halfbound in black cloth and grey paper, map endpapers, 16pp of b&w plates, 208pp, new, Fine. View more info

Dragon's Triangle, The

By: Berlitz, Charles

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 32796


New York: Wynwood Press 1989. A mysterious area in the Pacific known as the Dragon Sea is enthusiastically described by the investigator of the Bermuda Triangle, who reports and analyzes on the hundreds of vessels that sailed in the region and disappeared. Dust jacket, 8vo halfbound in black cloth and grey paper, map endpapers, 16pp of b&w plates, 208pp, new, Fine. View more info

Without a Trace

By: Berlitz, Charles

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 33104


New York: Doubleday and Company 1977. Berlitz returns to his favorite haunt, the Bermuda Triangle, and tells some more tales of mysterious happenings in the area. Dust jacket rubbed, map endpapers, 8vo halfbound in tan and brown cloth, 16pp of b&w photos, text drawings, 180pp, Very Good. View more info

Dragon's Triangle, The

By: Berlitz, Charles

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 44994


New York: Wynwood Press 1989. A mysterious area in the Pacific known as the Dragon Sea is enthusiastically described by the investigator of the Bermuda Triangle, who reports and analyzes on the hundreds of vessels that sailed in the region and disappeared. Dust jacket, 8vo halfbound in black cloth and grey paper, map endpapers, 16pp of b&w plates, 208pp, new, Fine. View more info

Loch Ness Mystery Solved, The

By: Binns, Ronald

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 35317


Buffalo NY: Prometheus Books 1984. Binns provides a definitive account of the 50-year quest for the monster, and a convincing solution to one of the greatest mysteries of natural history. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, b&w photos, bibliography, index, 228pp, some stamps on lower edges o/w no marks, contents as new, near Fine. View more info

Rivers, Man and Myths

By: Brittain, Robert

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 44606


Garden City NY: Doubleday & Company 1958, 1st edition. Brittain traces the relationships between man and rivers from prehistoric times to the Middle Ages. Dust jacket a bit worn with small hole in spine, 8vo in blue cloth, 2 maps, 19 b&w plates, 2 drawings, index, 288pp, a satin on the lower corner of the last few pages, clean and tight, Good/Good. View more info

Faraway Time and Place, A

By: Carey, George

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 44991


Washington-New York: Robert B. Luce, Inc. 1971, 1st printing. Carey presents a harvest of the tales, anecdotes, proverbial speech, legends, riddling, and superstitions of the people of the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay. Dust jacket rubbed and lightly chipped, 8vo in maroon cloth, map endpapers, 8vo, 256pp, contents clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Fair. View more info

In Search of Lake Monsters

By: Costello, Peter

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 43609


New York: Coward, McCann, and Geoghegan 1974, 1st US edition. A monster safari spanning five continents exploring that shadowy boundary between science and mystery, lore and literature. Dust jacket rubbed, 8vo half-bound in blue cloth and green paper, 16pp of b&w plates, text drawings, bibliography, index, 354pp, previous owner's inscription on front endpaper, contents clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Good. View more info

Atlantis: The Antediluvian World

By: Donnelly, Ignatius

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 38114


New York: Gramercy Publishing Company, Classic Illustrated Edition of 1882, 1985, 5th printing. The classic text on the subject, originally published in 1882, by the father of Atlantology. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, illustrated with over 130 text figures, index, 490pp, contents as new, Fine/Fine. View more info

Devil's Tramping Ground, The

By: Harden

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 25398


Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press 1949. SIGNED by author John Harden. A collection of North Carolina mysteries, historical and otherwise, originally presented on the radio program 'Tales of Tar Heelia.' Dust jacket,8vo in red cloth, x+178pp, clean and tight, Very Good. View more info

Ra Expeditions, The

By: Heyerdahl, Thor

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 32943


Garden City NY: Doubleday & Company, 1971 1st US edition. The author of Kon-Tiki explores whether men could have sailed across the Atlantic on reed rafts before Columbus. Dust jacket wrinkled on rear cover, large 8vo in green cloth, map endpapers, 111 full-color photographs, 341pp, tape marks on boards, contents clean and tight, Very Good. View more info

Woodside: The North End of Newark NJ

By: Hine, C. G.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 45050


no city: Hine's Annual 1909. An extraordinary, and quite scarce, collection of history, legends, and ghost stories of the Woodside area gathered from records and older inhabitants. No dust jacket, 8vo in red cloth, 16 b&w plates, appendix, 1870 census of Woodside, index, 308pp, case in poor condition (boards heavily mottled and bottom edge frayed, lower portion of spine missing) but binding tight, contents clean with no marks, excellent reading copy, overall Fair. View more info

Bermuda Triangle Mystery Solved, The

By: Kusche, Lawrence D.

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 40843


New York: Harper & Row Publishers 1974, 1st edition. A reporter thoroughly and persuasively debunks the entire myth simply by checking the existing records, and without leaving his office. Dust jacket, 8vo in black cloth, 14 b&w plates, maps, extensive bibliography, index, 302pp, small smudge on bottom edges, contents clean and tight, Very Good/Very Good. View more info

Bermuda Triangle Mystery Solved, The

By: Kusche, Lawrence D.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 41343


New York: Harper & Row Publishers 1975, 1st edition. A reporter thoroughly and persuasively debunks the entire myth simply by checking the existing records, and without leaving his office. No dust jacket, 8vo half-bound in black cloth and yellow paper, 14 b&w plates, maps, extensive bibliography, index, 302pp, tight with no marks, Very Good/-. View more info

Another Look at Atlantis

By: Ley, Willy

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 33112


New York: Bell Publishing Company 1969. The popular science writer takes another look at the lost continent question--and includes 15 other essays. Dust jacket, 8vo in navy faux leather, illustrated with text drawings, 229pp, previous owner's name on title o/w no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. View more info

Monsters of Loch Ness, The

By: Mackal, Roy P.

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 33114


Chicago: The Swallow Press 1976, 1st edition, 2nd printing. A member of the Loch Ness Phenomena Investigating Bureau (LNPIB) provides a comprehensive review of all sighting reports, documentation, and investigations. No dust jacket, 8vo halfbound in blue cloth and navy paper, map endpapers, 77 illustrations, 8 maps, light shelfwear, contents clean and tight with no marks, Very Good+. View more info

Search at Loch Ness

By: Meredith, Dennis L.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 34429


New York: Quadrangle/The New York Times Book Company 1977. Meredith provides a first-hand account of the expedition by New York times and the Academy of Applied Science in 1976. Dust jacket with one small tear, 8vo half-bound in black cloth and blue paper, references, 183pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. View more info

Brave His Soul

By: Pugh, Ellen

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 32419


New York: Dodd, Mead & Company 1970. The story of Prince Madog of Wales and his discovery of America in 1170. Dust jacket somewhat rubbed, 8vo in blue cloth, b&w illustrations, notes, sources, index, 144pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. View more info

Atlantis: Fact or Fiction?

By: Ramage, Edwin S.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 33111


Bloomington IN: Indiana University Press 1978, 1st printing. Editor Ramage presents a comprehensive and up-to-date survey on the subject from a variety of viewpoints: geological, philological, mythological, and archeological. Dust jacket with small strip of dymo label affixed, 8vo in black cloth, notes, bibliography, index, 210pp, date on front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, near Fine. View more info