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Aboriginal Legends, Animal Tales-Aboriginal Fables and Legendary Tales
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Aboriginal Legends, Animal Tales-Aboriginal Fables and Legendary Tales

By Reed, A.W.

French's Forest NSW: Reed, 1978. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. Both small trade paperbacks sold as a pair at the listed price with one-book priced shipping. Later reprints of the '65 and'78 originals. The books have a good trace of bottom corner bump/bend, not severe, missed it at first. Likely unread, clean, unmarked but for prev. owners rubber stamp inside covers. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$13.00

West African Folk Tales Book One
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West African Folk Tales Book One

By Vernon-Jackson, Hugh

London: University of London Press, 1958. Book. Very Good. Pamphlet w/ Stiff Cover. 3rd Edition. Charming little string bound pamphlet, 2 tiny, light stains front. We assert edition based on McBrides (NAP). Seems newer. 11/60 penciled last fly leaf. * We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$15.00

Parallel Myths
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Parallel Myths

By Bierlein, J.F.

New York: Ballantine, 1994. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Paperback. From the cover, "A fascinating look at the common threads woven through the world's greatest myths- and the central role they have played through time." As with many uncorrected proofs, the ISBN given here is probably the one used on the hardcover first. This is the trade paperback, NOT the hard cover. Book is unscuffed and bright. Unmarked, though not newish. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$8.75

Myths and Legends of China
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Myths and Legends of China

By Werner, E.T.C.

Mineola: Dover, 1994. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. Reprint. Beautiful copy, uncreased and newish. No marking. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$9.75

Le Morte Darthur and 3 Related Titles.
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Le Morte Darthur and 3 Related Titles.

By Lumiansky, R.M. Ed.

NY: Collier, 1986. Book. Very Good-. Hardcover. Later Printing. This listing is now for 4 related Arthurian titles sold as a group at the listed price, with one-book priced domestic media mail shipping. They will be too bulky for fast priority ship at standard price. The Lumiansky is massive 750 pg. trade paper copy, no marking, trace spine crease, covers a trifle scuffed, excellent study copy. Paired with it is hardcover "The Arthurian Legends" with dust jacket, beautifully done by author Barber, Littlefield Adams, 1979, that has experienced moisture exposure causing some, back of book, lower area of text ripple, mild. Jacket also affected but all looking quite decent in mylar wrapper. The third title is Hopkins' "The Book of Guinevere," in a jacketed harcover reprint by Crescent. Book in Near Fine condition with a Near Fine jacket. JUST RECEIVED and added to the above group, Dust jacketed hardcover of Hardyment's, "Malory" bio. of the 15th century writer, straight/unmarked, almost newish. All 4 as group at listed price. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$29.00

The Legend Of La LLorona

By Anaya, Rudolfo A.

Berkeley: Tonatiuh-Quinto Sol, 1984. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. Presume 1st, No Addl. Printings. I would have graded this much higher, but it is xlibrary. Slick trade paper covers are unscuffed, spine uncreased. Xlibrary indications first endsheet and title page only. A very pretty, newish trade paper copy. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$15.00

The Amazing Tales of Mike O'Donovan
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The Amazing Tales of Mike O'Donovan

By O'Donovan, Mike

Cork: Blarney, 2006. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. Signed by Author(s). Presume 1st, No Addl. Printings. Trade paper copy, newish, inscribed and dated by the author. Loosely laid in review/promo sheet. Crisp, uncreased. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. Books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards. For this reason, we have virtually zero returns.*.

$8.50

Lore of Our Land
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Lore of Our Land

By Lee, Hector H.,Roberson, Donald

Chico: Self-published, 1960. Book. Fair. Large Paper Bound/ Stiff Cover. Experimental Edition. Unusual early mock up of this item. Three hole punched, mimeographed, brad bound, with worn and stained heavy paper covers. no way to be sure if it is complete in relation to the later publishers edition, though it's pagination seems complete as it stands. A much used, large 'Volume' 226 pgs, publishing data is as given in text. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, and graded, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$30.00

West African Folktales
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West African Folktales

By Gale, Steven H.

Lincolnwood, Il: NTC, 1995. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Paperback. Some unusual associations here, warmly inscribed to Lila by Gale on title page. The copy was presented as a gift to Lila from noted author Bobbie Anne Mason, and is so inscribed on the half title page. Miss Mason also laid in a talkative note on the same page. Crisp, bright, newish copy, uncreased, unscuffed, truly lovely. "We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$25.00

The Study of Folklore

By Dundes, Alan

Prentice Hall, 1965. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Buckram. Later Printing. Book is quite newish and bright, with only a bit of wear to edges of boards; interior fresh and unmarked except for shadow of price stamp on half title page. Jacket has minimal edgewear, no tears, panels bright and clean. A very nice copy. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$11.50

The Study of American Folklore: An Introduction

By Brunvand, Jan Harold

Norton, 1978. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. Later Printing. Cloth. Very Good +/VG-. 2nd Edition. Book is really quite newish, except for bumped lower corners. Jacket has edgewear, including one three-quarter inch closed tear on front panel. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$8.75

Rabe Fuchs Und Lowe

By Alverdes, Paul

Germany: Ehrenwirth, 1965. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Uncertain. Handsome, straight copy, medium yellow boards are vivid. Text and publication data in German so little I can say. Charming illustrations throughout, seems to be of a fable/folklore/fairytale type. White jacket is crisp and bright, with the odd short tear, in mylar wrapper. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$17.50

Teutonic Magic
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Teutonic Magic

By Gundarsson, Kveldulf

St. Paul: LLewellyn, 1990. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition-2nd Printing. Book handsome and newish, exceedingly minimal trace cocking, probably from the books production rather than bad storage. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$47.50

The Animal Court: A Political Fable from Old Japan

By Hunter, Jeffrey

Weatherhill, 1992, 1992. Book. As New. Trade Paperback. Trade Paperback, first edition. A very attractive book, illustrated throughout with green wood block prints. Tiny light stain fr. panel. *We feel that books offered for internet sale should be described thoroughly and accurately. We assure the buyer that books listed by Brass Dolphin are so described, using the strict, traditional standards.*.

$8.00