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By Beautiful Books

The Unicorn Handbook: A Spellbinding Collection of Literature, Lore, Art, Recipes, and Projects

Carolyn Turgeon

$37.50 $34.50

Enchanted Library series, Book 3: This unicorn lifestyle companion includes history and lore, as well as diy projects such as making unicorn dust, or a unicorn tail loop braid. There are recipes to make a plum cake straight from the world of Alice in Wonderland and tips on how to throw a delightful unicorn garden party. And there’s also an exclusive interview with Peter S. Beagle, the author of the classic tale The Last Unicorn. The book design includes a girl and unicorn image inset on the front cover; ornate metallic pink foil patterning on the front, spine, and back; pink stained edges; a satin bookmark, and quality paper.

The Mermaid Handbook: An Alluring Treasury of Literature, Lore, Art, Recipes, and Projects

Carolyn Turgeon

$37.50 $34.50

Enchanted Library series, Book 2: The second beautifully designed enchanted lifestyle compendium, packed with mermaid lore, legends, facts and trivia, lavish illustrations, and numerous step-by-step projects and recipes. Divided into four sections—Fashion and Beauty; Arts and Culture; Real Mermaids and Where to Find Them; and Food, Entertaining and Stories of the Sea. DIY projects include making a sailor’s valentine; a mermaid comb and crown; a pearl and sequin paillette necklace; and tips on mermaid makeup and hair. There are recipes for mermaid-themed poke bowls, aquatic-themed honey gingerbread cookies, and even mermaid cocktails. The book design includes a mermaid image inset on the front cover; ornate metallic blue foil patterning on the front, spine, and back; blue stained edges; a satin bookmark, and quality paper.

The Faerie Handbook: An Enchanting Compendium of Literature, Lore, Art, Recipes, and Projects

The Editors of Faerie Magazine

$35.00 $32.20

Enchanted Library series, Book 1: A gorgeous volume of contemporary and vintage artworks, glossy photographs, literature reviews, essays, do-it-yourself projects, and recipes - along with anything you'd ever need to add a touch of faerie to your modern day life. Sorted into four sections: Flora and Fauna, Fashion and Beauty,  Arts and Culture, and Home, Food, and Entertaining. Learn about fairy lore, how to make fairy costumes, and cook recipes fit for a fairy princess. The book's delightful design includes a faerie image inset on the front cover; ornate metallic purple foil patterning on the front, spine, and back; purple stained edges; a satin bookmark, and quality paper.

Mermaids: The Myths, Legends, & Lore

Skye Alexander

$16.95 $15.59

Adams Myths, Legends & Lore series: A collection of mermaid folklore from around the world, from the Irish merrows who come on land to search for human husbands to the fake Fiji Mermaid made popular by P.T Barnum.

Dragons: The Myths, Legends, & Lore

Doug Niles

$16.99 $15.63

Adams Myths, Legends & Lore series: Collects thrilling dragon stories and folklore, from the Slavic Zmey Gorynych, bearing its three fire-breathing heads, to J.R.R. Tolkien's Smaug, who laid entire towns to waste.

Fairies: The Myths, Legends, & Lore

Skye Alexander

$16.99 $15.63

Adams Myths, Legends & Lore series: Collects fascinating stories surrounding fairies and other other magical sprites, from the case of the Cottingley fairies in the early twentieth century, whose photographs fooled thousands (including Arthur Conan Doyle), to the mischievous fairies found in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Unicorns: The Myths, Legends, & Lore

Skye Alexander

$16.99 $15.63

Adams Myths, Legends & Lore series: A collection of tales and illustrations that that capture the power and beauty of the unicorn.

Angels: Traditions, Stories, and Miracles

Isabella Anderson

$16.99

Adams Myths, Legends & Lore series: Featuring biblical tales, poetry, and lovely illustrations, this collection reveals the divine powers of angels, the history behind their existence, and the many ways you can include them in your life.

The Magical Unicorn Society Official Handbook

Selwyn E. Phipps, Harry Goldhawk, et al.

$12.99 $11.95

A beautifully illustrated trove of unicorn lore―the facts, the fiction, the where, why and what of these elusive creatures. Discover where unicorns really live around the world, how to find them, and what they eat Learn how to look after them, what powers they have, how to tempt them, train them, ride them, and more.

Raising Unicorns: Your Step-By-Step Guide to Starting and Running a Successful - And Magical! - Unicorn Farm

Jessica S Marquis and Kevin Hedgpeth

$13.95

Everything you need to know to make a good living as a unicorn farmer (and - bonus - actually a real introductory economics primer).

Fairyland

Annie R Rentoul, Ida Rentoul Outhwaite, et al.

$40.00 $36.80

One of the most delightful volumes in the Calla Editions series of cloth-bound facsimiles, featuring the exquisite illustrations of Ida Rentoul Outhwaite, a noted artist of the early 20th century. Outhwaite excelled at the depiction of dainty sprites, and her whimsical visions are highlighted by images of kangaroos, koalas, kookaburras, and other creatures of her native Australia.

Faeries' Oracle [With A Full Deck of Original Oracle Cards]

Brian Froud

$26.99 $24.83

Using the enchanted art of Brian Froud as your guide, this oracle calls on sylphs, pans, gnomes - and, of course, faeries - to lead you on a delightful journey of adventure, discovery, and enlightenment. Includes 66 cards featuring goblins, moon dancers, pixies, boggarts, and other faery folk, and a 208-page illustrated book.

Trolls

Brian Froud and Wendy Froud

$40.00

Trolls features new and classic work by both Brian and his wife, Wendy, woven together along with artifacts and symbols of the natural world to create a fascinating revelation about the world of trolls. The book explores trolls and troll culture, revealing their philosophies, their home life, and their world attitudes through their tales, mythology, and archaeology.

Good Faeries/Bad Faeries

Brian Froud

$32.00 $29.44

In this richly imagined volume book, Brian reveals the secrets he has learned from the faeries - what their noses and shoes look like, what mischief and what gentle assistance they can give, what their souls and their dreams are like. As it turns out, faeries aren't all sweetness and light. In addition to such good faeries as Dream Weavers and Faery Godmothers, Brian introduces us to a host of less well behaved creatures-- traditional bad faeries like Morgana le Fay, but also the Soul Shrinker and the Gloominous Doom.

Brian Froud's Faeries' Tales

Brian Froud and Wendy Froud

$37.50

Humans throughout history have always had special relationships and bonds with faeries, whether loving and helpful or at times destructive. This new book explores that complex relationship and the liminal state between the human and faery world where meeting and interaction occur. In Brian Froud's Faeries' Tales, readers encounter individual faeries, each with a story to uncover, as told by the faeries themselves.

The Complete Book of the Flower Fairies

Cicely Mary Barker

$27.00 $24.84

A beautifully bound collection of the famous flower fairy books.