Mythology & Folklore

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1 Alsheimer, Rainer International Folklore Bibliography - Internationale Volkskundliche Bibliographie - Bibliographie Internationale d'Ethnologie Fur Das Jahr 1994
Bonn Dr. Rudolph Habelt GMBH 1997 3774928185 / 9783774928183 Cloth Near Fine No Jacket Hardcover Quarto 
in German, English, and French; Binding very clean; textblock clean and tight; 296 pp. including index. 
Price: 28.13 USD
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2 Archuleta, Ruben E.; edited by Maclovio C. Martinez Eppie Archuleta and the Tale of Juan De La Burra
Pueblo West, CO El Jefe 2004 0974284017 / 9780974284019 First Edition Wraps As New Paper Back 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall Photos 
immaculate, unread copy; 384p. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Atherton, Gertrude The Jealous Gods: A Processional Novel of the Fifth century, B.C. (Concerning One Alcibiades)
NY Horace Live Right 1928 First Edition Illustrated Cloth Very Good+ Hardcover 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Couple small round moisture spots on ffep, else textblock is clean and tight. Lightly bumped head and foot of spine. 452pp., including notes and glossary. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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4 Bean, Luther E. Once Upon a Time: Campfire Tales, Folklore, Legends and Some History
Alamosa, CO Ye Olde Print Shoppe 1975 Wraps Very Good Paper Back 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Petty, Ralph C. 
Binding lightly shelf-rubbed and bumped; miniscule tear to upper edge of front cover; previous owner's name on title page, not affecting text; else a clean, tight and very nice copy; black & white illustrations; 64 pp including index. 
Price: 14.55 USD
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5 Bett, Henry English Myths and Legends
NY Dorset Press 1991 088029731X / 9780880297318 First Edition Cloth Spine w/paper Boards Very Good Very Good (in mylar) Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall B&W & Color Illustrations 
This book is as new except the cover is lightly bumped at spine edge. Jacket rubbed; edges and corners lightly bumped. 
Price: 6.31 USD
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6 Bradley-Birt, F. B. Bengal Fairy Tales
London & New York John Lane, The Bodley Head/John Lane Company 1920 First Edition Green Cloth Very Good Hardcover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Abaninranath Tagore 
Textblock printed in letterpress, aged and toned, else very clean and tight. Faded black top edge. Green cloth, light tear/fraying to head and foot of spine, lightly bumped corners and maybe some shelf scuffing to covers, gilt embossed decoration on front cover. Lacks dust jacket; 209pp. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7 Bucher, J. Frank The South River Pagoda: And Other Legends of China
CA Fithian Press 1988 0931832160 / 9780931832161 Wraps Near Fine Soft Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Very clean and sound with minimal wear. 233 pp. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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8 Cawley, A.C. (Editor) Pearl: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight [Everyman's Library 346]
London J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd 1962 Cloth Good Good (in mylar) Hardcover 12mo - over 6" 7" Tall 
Light to heavy underlining and marginalia throughout the textblock. Binding lightly edge and corner worn. Dust jacket moderately edge and corner worn with light sunning. 150p. 
Price: 6.95 USD
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9 Clarke, M. (Selected and Edited by) Stories from the Arabian Nights: Eclectic School Readings
NY American Book Company 1897 Illustrated Cloth Good+ Hardcover 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Plates/Engravings 
Textblock lightly aged, else tight and clean. Binding is a bit dingy and worn-out looking,, has a sunned spine, and overall light shelf wear; 271p. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Cooper, Frederic Taber, Ed. The Book of Fables: A Representative Selection from Fable Literature
NY The Hampton Publ. Co. 1921 Cloth (w/Glued Illus.) Very Good Good (mylar) Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
textblock and binding clean and tight; owner's ink signature on ffep; Paul Bransom illustrations; very spine-faded dust jacket has a section neatly cut out of the front fold-in; jacket is moderately shelf worn; Divided into sections on Classical Fables, Oriental Fables. Full-color illus. frontispiece and several more interspersed. 275 pp. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Dorchak, F.P. Psychic; Nowhere To Hide...
Wailing Loon 2014 0692261818 / 9780692261811 Wraps Near Fine Paperback 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall Inscribed By Author
Inscribed and signed by author on title page; Textblock immaculate and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed otherwise in near perfect condition. 328p. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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12 Duggan, Alfred Devil's Brood
NY Coward-McCann, Inc. 1957 Blue Cloth Very Good Ex-Library, Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Georg Hartmann Drawings 
Ex-library copy modestly marked or stamped. Textblock is clean and tight. Mapped endpages. Top edge has couple small moisture spots. Binding has very sunned fore-edges and spine, bumped head and foot, lightly scuffed boards. 308p., including bibliography. The legend of Count Fulke of Anjou and his wife Melusine, daughterof Satan, and their descendants (the Devil's Brood). 
Price: 13.95 USD
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13 Endo, Shoji; Hitchcock, Jayne A., Translator Folktales of Okinawa
Okinawa, Japan Bank of the Ryukyus International Foundation 1995 4947654058 / 9784947654052 Second Edition Glossy Boards Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall Fumio Amuro Inscribed By Translator
Title page inscribed by English translator Jayne A. Hitchcock. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed. 199p. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Guest, Lady Charlotte E. (Translator) The Mabinogion [Unabridged]
Mineola, NY Dover Publications Inc. 1997 0486295419 / 9780486295411 Reprint Wraps Near Fine Paper Back 12mo over 6" 7" tall 
A collection of twelve Welsh prose tales; Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge-rubbed; 209p. 
Price: 5.99 USD
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15 Hansen, L. Taylor He Walked the Americas
Amherst, WI Amherst Press 1980 12th Printing Illustrated Cloth Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photographs/Pictures/Decorations 
Sticker stain near top corner of fep, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Some bubbling on the title of front cover, slightly bumped head and foot, some shelf soiling. 256pp., including bibliography. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Herne, Richard Magick, Shamanism & Taoism: The I Chung in Ritual and Meditation
St. Paul, MN Llewellyn Publications 2001 1567182070 / 9781567182071 First Edition/ First Printing Wraps Very Good Paperback 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall 
Textblock clean and tight. Covers lightly edge scuffed, corner rubbed and curled; 345p., including index. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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17 Hsien-yi, Yang; Yang, Gladys (translators) The Man Who Sold a Ghost: Chinese Tales the 3rd-6th Centuries
Hong Kong, China The Commercial Press, Limited 1977 First Edition Illustrated Cloth Fine Fine (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Beautiful copy; Immaculate and tight textblock; Tan cloth binding with, black stamped title in Chinese lettering and dark grey stamped decoration on front cover. Pristine dust jacket, unclipped and in mylar. 163pp., including appendix. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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18 Ingersoll, Ernest Dragons and Dragon Lore
NY Payson & Clarke Ltd. 1928 First Edition Paper Boards/Cloth Spine Very Good+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall B & W Illustrations and Photos 
Very clean and sound binding and textblock. Lacks original paper dust jacket, now protected in clear, five-mil. mylar. 203p., including bibliography and index. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Jagendorf, M. A.; Weng, Virginia The Magic Boat and Other Chinese Folk Stories
NY The Vanguard Press 1980 0814908233 / 9780814908235 Cloth Fine Near Fine (in mylar) Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Wang-Go Weng/Mapped Endpapers 
Mapped endpapers; This copy includes many stories such as The Chao Ku Bird, The Sad End Of Wu-ling-tzu, The Story of the House (Shui), The God Faces (Tai), The Choosy Maid of Yen-pien (Korean) and many many more for many different cultures. Gift quality copy, appears unread. Beautiful red cloth binding with stamped decoration on front cover. Unclipped and mylar sleeved dust jacket, light creasing to corners of spine. 236pp., including bibliography. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 James, Henry The Curse of the San Andres
NY Pageant Press 1953 Second Edition Wraps Good+ Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall T.W. deForrest-Pearce (chapter art and Jacket by)/Photographs Signed by Author
Author's inked signature on title page. Penciled notes on rear fep, ink notes on title page. Usual reading wear, clean and tight. Pamphlet laid in. Moderately rubbed/scuffed covers, light reading crease along the spine. 163pp. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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