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Legends of Micronesia Book One and Two

by Grey, Eve

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1951
Condition
Fine
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$25.00

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Saipan Micronesia: Turtle Song Productions. Fine. 1951. Paperback. Part of the Micronesian Reader Series. Reprinted from the original text by Eve Grey. Book two maps by Charles A. Williams. ; 7 x 10 1/8"; 237 pages .
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Pattern in the Material Folk Culture of the Eastern United States

by Glassie, Henry

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket
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$10.00

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Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket. 1968. Hardcover. Usual library markings; inked out library marking on DJ spine; old tape remnents and marks on endpapers and inside DJ flaps; old library pocket on rear free endpaper; DJ in mylar protector. ; "The book makes a unique contribution to folklore literature, first,… Read more
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Cat's Cradles from Many Lands

by Haddon, Kathleen

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1912
Condition
Fair
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$15.00

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New York: Longmans, Green & Company. Fair. 1912. Hardcover. Usual library markings; boards show wear with rubbing along edges and corners; spine edge cloth is frayed and bumped; board corners are bumped; text on spine and from cover is lightly faded; small knick in top edge of front endpapers at spine gutter; old glue remnants on rear… Read more
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Ancient Tales & Folk-Lore of Japan

by Smith, Richard Gordon

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
ISBN
9780946495788
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$10.00

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London: Bracken Books. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1986. Hardcover. 0946495785 . Minor bumping to DJ top edges; light fading to DJ edges; light bumping to spine edges; light discoloration to front board bottom corner; ink mark on front free endpaper. ; Tales collected by the author over 9 years in Japan. Includes 61 illustrations… Read more
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The Magic Orange Tree and Other Haitian Folktales

by Wolkstein, Diane

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780805210774
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$10.00

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New York: Schocken Books. Near Fine. 1980. Paperback. 0805210776 . Light bumping to cover corners and spine edges. ; Foreword by Edwidge Danticat. ; 5 1/8 x 8"; 212 pages .
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Islanders and Water - Dwellers

by Lysaght, Patricia & O' Cathain, Seamas & O' Hogain, Daithi (editors)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780951969281
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$75.00

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Blackrock Co. Dublin: DBA Publications. Near Fine. 1996. Paperback. 0951969285 . 1 3/4 x 1 1/4" barcode sticker on rear cover, "wrinkling" on spine surface, otherwise in fine condition. ; Proceedings of The Celtic-Nordic-Batic Folklore Symposium held at University College Dublin 16-19 June 1996. "...contains twenty-seven articles which explore Celtic, Nordic and Baltic legends, tales, songs… Read more
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To Capture an Eagle

by Calabrese, S. J.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2003
Condition
As New with no dust jacket
ISBN
9781590889176
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$10.00

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Richmong KY: A Wings Epress. As New with no dust jacket. 2003. Paperback. 1590889177 . "...when Benedict Arnold defected to the British, George Washington feared that some of his other generals might follow. He decided to send a secret agent into New York and bring Arnold back for trial..." ; 5 1/4 x 8 "; 267 pages… Read more
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Thespis Ritual Myth and Drama in the Ancient Near East

by Gaster, Theodor H.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1966
Condition
Good+
Edition
Later Printing of 1950 Edition
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$10.00

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New York: Harper Torchbooks. Good+. 1966. Later Printing of 1950 Edition. Paperback. Covers show wear with scuffing and bumping along edges and corners; 1/2" surface tear on front bottom edge up spine; normal age yellowing to pages; previous owner's name on inside front cover; foxing to inside covers. ; Foreword by Gilbert Murray. The author applies these… Read more
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Words of Wisdom and Magic from the Kalevala

by Impola, Richard (translator)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781572160415
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$10.00

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Iowa City IA: Penfield Press. Near Fine. 1998. Paperback. 1572160411 . Remainder mark on top page edges. ; "Gold will never glow like moonlight. Silver never shine like sunlight." ; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 "; 78 pages .
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Middle English Romances

by Shepherd, Stephen H. A. (editor)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780393966077
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$15.00

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New York: Norton. Near Fine. 1995. Paperback. 0393966070 . Light bumping to cover corners. ; Texts of seven bodies of English poetry written before the Renaissance - complete, authoritative, and comprehensively glossed and annotated for undergraduate readers. With sources and backgrounds, and criticism. ; 5 1/4 x 8 1/2 "; 514 pages .
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From My People 400 Years of African American Folklore

by Dance, Daryl Cucumber (edited by)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780393324976
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$75.00

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New York: W. W. Norton & Company. Near Fine. 2002. Paperback. 0393324974 . Light bumping to cover corners. ; A collection of stories, folk songs, proverbs, recipes, rumors and folk art that embraces the full scope of the Black experience in America. ; 6 x 9 1/4"; 736 pages .
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Songquest The Journals of Great Lakes Folklorist Ivan H. Walton

by Grimm, Joe (edited by)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2005
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780814344613
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$23.00

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Detroit: Wayne State Univeristy Press. As New. 2005. Paperback. 0814344615 . "Ivan H. Walton was a pioneering folklorist who collected the songs and stories of aging sailors living along the shores of the Great Lakes in the 1930s." ; 6 3/4 x 10"; 255 pages .
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The Holy Grail The Galahad Quest in the Arthurian Literature

by Waite, Arthur Edward

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good- in Good dust jacket
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$25.00

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New Hyde Park NY: University Books. Very Good- in Good dust jacket. 1961. Hardcover. NOISBN . DJ is worn with scuffing on surfaces and edges; chipping along DJ edges and corners; spine and board edges are bumped; normal age yellowing to pages; light fading to board edges; previous owner's information inked on half title page. . DJ… Read more
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The City of the Gods A Study in Myth and Mortality

by Dunne, John S.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780268007263
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$11.00

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Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame. Very Good-. 1978. Paperback. 0268007268 . Covers and spine are faded; covers show light scuffing on surfaces and along edges and corners. ; This book traces man's political and social mythologies from ancient Sumeria to the present. ; 5 1/4 x 7 3/4"; 243 pages .
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The Vampire Slayers' Field Guide to the Undead

by MacDougall, Shane

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781932045130
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$20.00

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Doylestown PA: Strider Nolan Publishing. Near Fine. 2003. Paperback. 1932045139 . Minor bumping to cover corners. ; Fully illustrated. This book is the world's most complete encyclopedia of vampire species from around the world and throughout history. ; 7 x 10"; 672 pages .
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The Spanish Corpus Christi Procession a Literary and Folkloric Study

by Very, Francis George

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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$35.00

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Spain: Tipografia Moderna Olivereta. Very Good. 1962. Paperback. noisbn . 160 pages errata slip tipped onto inside rear cover. 1/2 inch tear to top front edge of spine.; 6 5/8 x 9 1/2 " .
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Voices in the Valley

by Kramer, Frank R.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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$9.00

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Madison WI: Univ. of Wisconsin Press. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1964. Hardcover. Mythmaking and folk belief n the shaping of the Middle West. Book top and long edges foxed, also top edge has dark stain which does not affect pages. DJ price clipped, rear panel rubbed (now in mylar sleeve).; 5 3/4 x … Read more
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Robin Hood

by Creswick, Paul

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780684181622
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$10.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1984. Hardcover. 0684181622 . DJ has fading along the spine and defects in the laminate covering of the DJ front cover; DJ has some light staining and bumping along edges; DJ inside flap is price clipped; DJ in mylar protector. Inked inscription on half title… Read more
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Yupik Lore Oral Traditions of Na Eskimo People Yuut Qanemiciit Yupiit Cayaraita Qanrutkumallrit

by Tennant, Edward A. & Bitar, Joseph N. Editors

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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$75.00

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Bethel AK: Lower Kuskokwim Scholl District. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. Hardcover. noisbn . 267 pages. "These stories are by and are about the Central upik people of southwestern Alaska, the largest cultural group native to the state." gift inscription on first page. some tiny nicks to edges of dj (now in mylar protector).;… Read more
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Ethnomimesis Folklife and the Representation of Culture

by Cantwell, Robert

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
ISBN
9780807821121
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$25.00

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Chapel Hill: The University Of North Carolina Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1993. Hardcover. 0807821128 . 323 pages. ; 6 3/8 x 9 1/2 " .
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