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Folk Festivals and Traditions of Devon - a guide to Devon calendar customs

by Devon Folklife Resgister

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Published
1980
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Good
ISBN
9780861142262
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Exeter: Exter City Museums Service, 1980 Surviving customs revealing social history. Ex-lib, with a stiff plastic sheet protecting the front cover and a large chip out of the title page, o/w good.
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Legends and Folklore of Watchet

by Norman, W H (Ben)

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Very Good
ISBN
9780951084212
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£8.90

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W H Ben Norman Watchet 2000 PB Reprint. A fine collection of anecdotes from this small Somerset seaport, illustrated with old photographs and drawings. Name to ffep, o/w VG. 56pp 0
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North Country Calendar - part one, January to June

by Poulson, Joan

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Good
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9780860670261
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Hendon Publishing Nelson 1978 PB Old customs, rhymes, games, work, herbs and country lore through the seasons, illustrated with line drawings and old photographs. Stapled booklet, illustrative covers a little worn, no inscriptions, good. 40pp 0
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The Midlands in Legend and History

by anon.

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Good
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£12.21

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McDougall's Educational Co. London PB Undated - 1930's? A children's reader, with tales and songs. Decorative cover worn and marked, pages yellowed and creased, good. 119pp 0
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Exploring Historic Britain

by Gaunt, Arthur

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Southern London 1st 1947 HB For 'Britain' here read England - abbeys, castles, windmills, crosses, inns, almshouses and more, and the curious tales associated with them. Red cloth cover just a little worn, slight age-mottling to prelims, no inscriptions, generally VG, no DJ. 94pp 0
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Echoes of Other Days - some leaves of Northern Lore

by Lumley, D

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£13.31

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Northumberland Press Limited Newcastle upon Tyne 1930 HB Second edition. Historical anecdotes from Northumberland, illustrated with photographs. Blue cloth, spine faded, age-mottling to page edges and to prelims, name plate to front paste-down, o/w 159pp 0
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Edge of the Unknown

by Williams, Michael

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Good
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9780948158995
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Bossiney Books St Teath 1995 PB Psychic phenomena in Cormwall. Good. 94pp 0
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Piers the Plowman

by Langland, William

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Clarendon Oxford 1869 HB The 14th century English classic, edited by Walter W Skeat Slight bumping to corners, spine worn top and tail, hinges starting. Very occasionaly annotated. Name to ffep. 195pp 0
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The Lost Journal of Robyn Hood, Outlaw

by Ryan, David Stuart

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Published
1989
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Very Good
ISBN
9780905116181
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£28.69

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Kozmik Press London 1st, 1989 A novel. VG in VG DJ, not price-clipped 187pp
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The Adventures of Robin Hood

by Pyle, Howard

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Collins London 1986 HB A fine retelling of the traditional tales. VG in VG, slightly edge-worn, DJ 192pp 0
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The Vale of the White Horse - Land and People

by Stebbing, Nancy

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Oxfordshire County Council Museum Services PB Undated - late 70's? Museum publication No. 9, giving the history of the man-made landscape of the Vale. Stapled booklet, good 32pp 0
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A Cotswold Village

by Gibbs, J. Arthur

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£33.53

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John Murray London 1st 1898 HB Country Life and Pursuits in Gloucestershire - a gentle classic. Red cloth, gold lettering and decoration, rather worn, gilt on top, some age-mottling, name to half title, small tear to title page edge, some edge-wear, generally VG 431pp 0
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Juliana

by Strunk, William

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D C Heath Boston 1904 HB The Old English life of Saint Juliana. Grey and maroon decorated cloth, VG, no inscriptions 133pp 0
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Legends of Cornwall

by Jones, Sally

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Very Good
ISBN
9780906456361
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Bossiney Books St Teath 1980 PB 'The Land of Legend' VG 100pp 0
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More Surrey Tales

by Alexander, Mathew

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Countryside Books Newbury 1986 PB Folktales and traditions from Surrey. VG, inscribed by previous owner on half title page 96pp 0
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Supernatural in Cornwall

by Williams, Michael

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Bossiney Books PB Undated (1970's). Current hauntings, and some earlier tales. Good - cover a little worn, pages yellowed 116pp 0
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