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Marriage in Papua New Guinea
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Marriage in Papua New Guinea

Port Moresby: Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea; Administrative College of Papua New Guinea, 1986. xi, 223 pages, paperback, trace of old price label on front cover, upper right corner bumped. Research Monograph no. 4.

$17.00

Jersey Folk Lore. With Sketches by the Author. Ten Chapters dealing with Pre-Historic Monuments and Mythology, Celtic Tradition, General Legends, Witchcraft, Festival Customs, Patois Proverbs, Sayings, etc., etc.  Five Appendices deal with the derivation and historical significance of Jersey Place Names, Notes on Boundary Stones, Frescoes, etc., etc.
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Jersey Folk Lore. With Sketches by the Author. Ten Chapters dealing with Pre-Historic Monuments and Mythology, Celtic Tradition, General Legends, Witchcraft, Festival Customs, Patois Proverbs, Sayings, etc., etc. Five Appendices deal with the derivation and historical significance of Jersey Place Names, Notes on Boundary Stones, Frescoes, etc., etc.

By L'Amy, John H.

The Bailiwick of Jersey: J. T. Bigwood, States' Printer, 1975. Paperback. Reprint: 184p., the several sketch illustrations are rather good, and there is a double-spread line map. Softbound in plain printed wraps, a pale greenish 8x5.5 inch paperback, unglazed coverstock has picked up some dust- and handling-soil, and there is a handwritten presentation inscription from 1975 just inside front cover. Quite sound, otherwise unmarked, a good to very good copy. Date guessed from ink inscription.

$15.00

Dowsing for You
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Dowsing for You

By Copen, Bruce

Dane Hill, Sussex UK: Academic Publications, 1975. Paperback. 71p., 5.75x8.25 inches, trade paperback, illus., very good. A thorough handbook for those so inclined.

$20.00

Japanese Folk-Songs with Piano Accompaniment. Piano Accompaniment Arranged by Teiji Miyahara and Masao Shinohara. Verses Translated into English by Iwao Matsuhara. Explanatory Notes by Ryutaro Hattori. with verses translated into English by Iwao Matsuhara
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Japanese Folk-Songs with Piano Accompaniment. Piano Accompaniment Arranged by Teiji Miyahara and Masao Shinohara. Verses Translated into English by Iwao Matsuhara. Explanatory Notes by Ryutaro Hattori. with verses translated into English by Iwao Matsuhara

By Hattori, Ryutaro, compiler

Tokyo: The Japan Times, Ltd, 1967. Paperback. Sixth edition; 100p., scattered b&w illustrations, lyrics and notes in different fonts, transcriptions are also in Japanese characters and transliteration. Large softbound, 11.5x8 inch decorated wraps, in glossy dust jacket with ditto'd design. Book has small tears at head and tail of spine panel, otherwise general mild edgewear, while dj is in similar state but wear is a little more severe. A good to very good copy. "38 melodies of representative Japanese Folk-songs with Western musical notation .. time-honored songs sung before 1900 - still sung today.

$18.00

Tears, Love and Laughter; The Story of The Cajuns and Their Music. Revised and Expanded 4th Edition!
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Tears, Love and Laughter; The Story of The Cajuns and Their Music. Revised and Expanded 4th Edition!

By Daigle, Pierre V.

Ville Platte, LA: Swallow Publications, Inc, 1987. Paperback. [157]p., ads, illustrated with numerous snapshot portraits and professional stills, softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch glossy decorated wraps. Aside from a seller's small sticker on the cover, absolutely unmarked, a sound clean copy.

$15.00

Cuchulain of Muirthemne: The Story of the Men of the Red Branch of Ulster
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Cuchulain of Muirthemne: The Story of the Men of the Red Branch of Ulster

London: John Murray, 1915. xvii, 360p., hardcover, fourth edition reprint. Light shelfwear, endpapers toned. Preface by W. B. Yeats.

$12.00

Zong lü shu shang de mei meng: Jianpuzhai min jian gu shi
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Zong lü shu shang de mei meng: Jianpuzhai min jian gu shi

By Li Ai, translator

Kunming: Yunnan ren min chu ban she, 1982. 185p., paperback,ex-library with label on spine. Cambodian folk tales, translated into Chinese from a 1963 collection.

$15.00

How can I keep from singing
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How can I keep from singing

By [Seeger, Pete and Toshi]

New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1981. Hardcover. Unpaginated preliminaries, 386p., photo-illustrated in inserted coated stock, hardbound in 9.5x6.5 inch red boards with dark blue cloth backstrip, in dust jacket. Heel of casing has suffered damp damage and blue cloth has stained lower endsheets of both gutters and the inside of the dj. Otherwise a pretty good reading copy, no markings, no ownerships, no further damage.

$15.00

The Annals of the Ukrainian Academy of Arts and Sciences in the U.S., Vol. V-VI, No. 4 (18)-1, 2 (19-20), 1957.   Special Issue.   A Survey of Ukrainian Historiography by Dmytro Doroshenko  [and]  Ukrainian Historiography 1917-1956 by Olexander Ohloblyn
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The Annals of the Ukrainian Academy of Arts and Sciences in the U.S., Vol. V-VI, No. 4 (18)-1, 2 (19-20), 1957. Special Issue. A Survey of Ukrainian Historiography by Dmytro Doroshenko [and] Ukrainian Historiography 1917-1956 by Olexander Ohloblyn

By Doroshenko, Dmytro; Olexander Ohloblyn

New York: The Ukrainian Academy of Arts and Sciences in the U.S., Inc, 1957. Paperback. 456p., softbound in journal wraps with a plain printed cover; a little edgeworn with mild handling wear, textblock bears a few faint pencillings, a previous owner has written author's name on spine, an otherwise clean sound copy.

$20.00

The Inner Art: Korean Screens
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The Inner Art: Korean Screens

By McCune, Evelyn B., text; Sohn Kim Soyong, translator

Berkeley / Seoul: Asia Humanities Press / Po Chin Chai Co, Ltd, 1983. Paperback. 107p., color and b&w reproductions high-gloss paperstock, a huge softbound oblong in 9x12.5 inch decorated wraps. Texts in Korean and English, preponderantly Korean. Front cover has some small corner-creasings, mild general edgewear, sound and clean within, a good to very good copy that has been inscribed and signed by author McCune on the first blank.

$30.00

Religion in a Chinese town
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Religion in a Chinese town

By Baity, Philip Chesley

Taibei: Chinese Association for Folklore, 1975. Hardcover. ix, 307p., very good hardcover. Asian folklore and social life monographs; 64. Based on fieldwork in Taiwan.

$20.00

Exhibition of Rumanian Tapestry
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Exhibition of Rumanian Tapestry

Bucharest: Arta Grafica, 1965. Paperback. Unpaginated, about fifty pages of color and b&w exhibit photography, with captioned reproductions recto-only, facing blank versos. Softbound in 7.5-inch-square color wraps. Fore margins affected by stain or age (front cover) and a heavy crease (back cover), otherwise good copy.

$12.00

Viva Mi Desgracia! Principales interpretes: Pedro Infante, Antonieta Pons; Dolores Camarillo, Florencio Castello. Director: Roberto Rodriguez.   El cine mexicano, cine de tierra caliente, constituye un buen ejemplo de los mas inquietantes aspectos de la cinematografia considerada como arte [&c &c].. En Viva Mi Desgracia! se ha procurado poner bien alto los valores humoristicos y musicales. Pedro Infante, el nuevo \'divo\' de los corridos mexicanos [&c].
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Viva Mi Desgracia! Principales interpretes: Pedro Infante, Antonieta Pons; Dolores Camarillo, Florencio Castello. Director: Roberto Rodriguez. El cine mexicano, cine de tierra caliente, constituye un buen ejemplo de los mas inquietantes aspectos de la cinematografia considerada como arte [&c &c].. En Viva Mi Desgracia! se ha procurado poner bien alto los valores humoristicos y musicales. Pedro Infante, el nuevo 'divo' de los corridos mexicanos [&c].

By Molina, Luis Manuel, narracion literaria

Barcelona / Madrid: Editorial 'Alas', Distribucion para Espana: Cinematografia Comercial, S.A., 1943. Paperback. 70p., 8 pages of production stills, text on newsprint, paperbound in 8x6 inch color wraps. Newsprint has toned to grey and bears scattered light foxing. No ownership or other markings, a very good copy. Ediciones Biblioteca Films. Ano xx, num. 372; Serie Especial num. 123. A Pedro Infante vehicle, featuring Trio Calaveras.

$20.00

Los 3 Garcia. Esta novela cinematografica, basada en la pelicula del mismo titulo, se desarrolla en la \'placida\' ciudad de San Luis de la Paz (Mexico) [&c &c]
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Los 3 Garcia. Esta novela cinematografica, basada en la pelicula del mismo titulo, se desarrolla en la 'placida' ciudad de San Luis de la Paz (Mexico) [&c &c]

By Molina, Luis Manuel, narracion literaria

Barcelona / Madrid: Editorial 'Alas', Distribucion para Espana: Cinematografia Comercial, S.A., 1947. Paperback. 72p., 6 pages of production stills, text on newsprint, paperbound in 8x6 inch color wraps. Newsprint has toned to grey and bears scattered light foxing. No ownership or other markings, a very good copy. Ediciones Biblioteca Films. Ano xxvi, num. 384; Serie Especial num. 135. A Pedro Infante vehicle, this one embedded in a semi-violent plot with pistoleros, a couple of dead bodies, and a tough old lady wielding a cane. Cover photo show our hero strumming while his sidekicks smoke and swill beer.

$20.00

Pjesme o Muji Hrnjici
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Pjesme o Muji Hrnjici

By Maglajlic, Munib

Sarajevo: Mesihat Islamske zajednice Bosne i Hercegovine, 1990. Paperback. 200p., wraps, small closed tear on front blank, else very good condition. Text in Croatian. Bosnian folk poetry and ballads.

$35.00

Antologija starih bosanskih tekstova
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Antologija starih bosanskih tekstova

By Dizdar, Mak

Sarajevo: Alef, 1997. Hardcover. 410p., cloth boards, dj, text in Bosnian / Croatian, very good condition. Anthology of ancient Bosnian texts.

$30.00

Studime Per Folkorin 1
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Studime Per Folkorin 1

By Neziri, Zymer Ujkan

Prishtine: Instituti Albanologjik i Prishtine, 2006. Paperback. 327p., wraps, signed and inscribed by author, very good condition. Text in Albanian. The first volume of a 2 volume set.

$25.00

Studies in Siberian Shamanism
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Studies in Siberian Shamanism

By Michael, Henry N., editor

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1963. iv, 229p., illustrated with numerous scattered diagrams and plates (these on inserted coated stock); wraps are edgeworn and irregularly faded, a small light bump affects all top corner-tips; binding is sound, no markings within, a good or good-only copy. Arctic Institute of North America, Anthropology of the North: translations from Russian sources / n. 4.

$25.00

El Alma de Andalucia, en sus mejores coplas amorosas, escogidas entre mas de 22.000
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El Alma de Andalucia, en sus mejores coplas amorosas, escogidas entre mas de 22.000

By Rodriguez Marin, Francisco

353p., sewn textblock in 7.5x5 inch buff wraps printed in two colors. General mild edgewear with a half-inch bump and a tear at the head (affects first hundred pages), cover somewhat toned with a corner crease; entirely clean and sound within, a good copy.

$20.00

Albanian Anecdotes
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Albanian Anecdotes

By Zogiani, Salih and Avni Spahiu (transl.)

Prishtina: the author, 2006. Paperback. 174p., 5x7 inches, pictorial wraps with stiff flaps, very good. Text in English. Only two found in OCLC as of July 2018. Amusing and odd anecdotes from Albania, some likely folkloric jokes. The translation from Albanian into English is sometimes amusing and odd as well.

$20.00

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