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Of Wolves and Men
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Of Wolves and Men

By Lopez, Barry with John Bauguess (photos)

New York: Scribner, 2004. Paper bound, later printing with a new Afterword by the author. Illustrated with photos by John Bauguess; x + Pp323. Includes bibliography and index. As new. 580 grams unpacked - extra postage will be requested! We welcome all reasonable offers on our books. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$6.00

The Illustrated Book of Christmas Folklore

By Coffin, Tristram Potter

New York: The Seabury Press, 1974. Hard bound, oblong 8vo, illustrated throughout, ix + Pp185. Includes index. Ex-library copy. Front hinge supported with library tape at front endpapers else very good in very good dust jacket. 750 grams. Scan available on request. We welcome all reasonable offers on our books. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$8.00

The Tongue-cut Sparrow

By Ishii, Mokomo, Suekichi Akaba (illust.) and Katherine Paterson (transl.)

New York: Dodestar Books / E.P. Dutton, 1987. Hard bound, first American edition, oblong 8vo, full-page illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. Ex-library copy. Very good in very good dust jacket. 460 grams. Scan available on request. We welcome all reasonable offers on our books. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$6.00

Ethnicity in the Mainstream: Three Studies of English Canadian Culture in Ontario
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Ethnicity in the Mainstream: Three Studies of English Canadian Culture in Ontario

By Greenhill, Pauline

Montreal: Mcgill-Queen's University Press, 1994, . Hard bound, 1st edition, extensively referenced with bibliography, 193pp including index. New/unread in fine dust jacket. 476 grams unpacked. Multiple copies available. 'Greenhill becomes the first scholar since Ross McCormack to discuss the English in Canada as an ethnic group….It is high time scholars explored the English, the great unstudied ethnic group in Canada.....' (Bruce Elliott, Dept. of History, Carleton University). Scan available on request. We welcome all reasonable offers on our books. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$12.00

Folklore et Tradition Orale au Canada / Folklore and Oral Tradition in Canada, Vol. VIII No 2

By Toupin, Robert, Panayotis Soldatos, Douglas H. Parker et al (eds.)

Sudbury: Laurentian University, 1976. Paper bound, Vol. VIII No 2 only for February 1976. 147pp. Very good condition. Contents include: Jean du Berger - Le Diable dans les légendes du Canada français; Catherine Jolicoeur - Légendes Acadiennes; James Dumont - Journey to Daylight-Land: Through Ojibwa Eyes; Bernard Carriere - L'univers du conteur Aldéric Perreault dans Barbaro-aux-grand's - oreilles; Germain Lemieux - La prise du vaisseau Le Foudroyant dans la chanson et dans l'histoire; Victor Tremblay - Les sources du folklore et l'histoire; Margaret Low - The Motif of the External Soul in French Canadian Folktales; Bernard Genest - Croix votives du comté de Portneuf; Pauline Ethier - Le queteux comme 'jeteux de sort' et agent de la tradition orale au Canada français; Louise Bernard - Essai de classification des formulettes engantaines et l'utilisation d'une comptine dans un roman contemporain (I ni mi ni mai ni mo); Victor Tremblay - 'Formules magiques' es usage au pays du Saguenay; Conrad Laforte - Les poétiques de la chanson traditionnelle française; et Le Dossier de l'enquete Folklorique / The Dossier of Folklore Research (Pp107-139). 245 grams - ships lettermail at much reduced postage! Scan available on request. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$20.00

Small Talk at Wreyland (Second Series)

By Torr, Cecil

London: Cambridge University Press, 1921. Hard bound, cloth-backed boards, first edition, 120pp. Bottom front corner moderately rubbed else a very good or better copy (no dust jacket). 425 grams. Scan available on request. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$7.00

Tales from the Queen Charlotte Islands

By Simpson, Sam L. (ed.), Marjorie Williams, Ellen Ward et al

Cloverdale: D.W. Friesen, 1979. Paper bound, first edition, quarto, illustrated throughout, 125pp. Very good copy. 390 grams - ships lettermail at much reduced postage! Scan available on request. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$12.00

Legends of Prince Edward Island (8th ed.)

By MacArthur, F.H.

Charlottetown: H.M. Simpson, 1978. Paper bound, 8th edition, 12mo, 195pp. Minor creasing to front cover else a very good or better copy. 170 grams - lettermail is available for this item. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$4.00

Dartmoor Legends Retold, Volume II

By Gant, T.H. and W.L. Copley with Brenda Adams

Plymouth: Baron Jay, n.d.. Paper bound in green wraps, edition not stated, quarto, volume 2 only, illustrated, 40pp. Near fine. 120 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$5.00

Haulin' Rope and Gaff: Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery (Breakwater Folklore and Folklife Series, No. 1)
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Haulin' Rope and Gaff: Songs and Poetry in the History of the Newfoundland Seal Fishery (Breakwater Folklore and Folklife Series, No. 1)

By Ryan, Shanon and Larry Small (Kenneth S. Goldstein - general ed.)

St. John's: Breakwater Books, 1978. Hard bound, smaller 4to, illustrated with maps, with some music scores, 176pp includes bibliography. Ex-library copy in very good to fine condition (no dust jacket). 775 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$7.50

Folk Tales of Yorkshire

By Gee, H.L. with Fred Lawson (drawings)

London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1953. Hard bound, reprint edition, sextodecimo (16mo), drawings by Fred Lawson. Cloth covers lightly stained. Brief gift inscription to front free endpaper. Very good in moderately edge torn, quite heavily stained good only dust jacket. 160 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$4.00

Celtic
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Celtic

By Rolleston, T.W.

London: Senate, 1994. Trade paperback, edition not stated, 457pp includes glossary and index. Fine. 415 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$5.00

The Story of Lynx

By Levi-Strauss, Claude

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1995. Hard bound, first edition, illustrated, 276pp includes references, bibliography and index. Remainder marks bottom and top edge else fine/as new/unread in fine dust jacket. 500 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$15.00

North American Indian Mythology

By Burland, Cottie

London: Hamlyn, 1973. Hard bound, later (3rd) impression, quarto, illustrated throughout in black and white and colour, 141pp. Top edge of rear corner moderately bumped with small bump to front board at top edge else very good in very good dust jacket. 670 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$7.50

Eskimo Stories Unikkaatuat

By Nungak, Zebedee and Eugene Arima

Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, 1969. Paper bound, National Museums of Canada Bulletin #235, illustrated throughout, 137pp plus photographs of contributors at back. Very good condition. 510 grams. Two copies available. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$10.00

Lost Continents: The Atlantis Theme in History, Science, and Literature
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Lost Continents: The Atlantis Theme in History, Science, and Literature

By de Camp, L. Sprague

NY: Dover, 1970, . trade paperbound, later printing, 348pp inc. appendices and index. Front cover moderately creased else Very good.

$5.50

Mythology

By Hamilton, Edith

Boston: Little, Brown, (1942),. Hard bound, 27th printing, 497pp inc. index, Very good+ in edge-torn & moderately rubbed dust jacket.

$7.50

The People in the Playground

By Opie, Iona

New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. Paper bound, advance review copy, 240pp. As issued. Very good/-- (no dust jacket) or better copy. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

$17.50

Hi! Ho! The Rattlin' Bog and Other Folk Songs for Group Singing

By Langstaff, John (ed.)

NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1969, . hard bound, stated first edition, quarto, 112pp includes index. Very good in moderate-heavily edge torn, fair dust jacket

$15.00

The Dynamics of Folklore

By Toelken, Barre

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1979, . hard bound, edition not stated, illustrated with plates, 395pp including index. Lightly shelf-worn else very good.

$8.95

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