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The Age of Fable or the Beauties of Mythology with Notes, Revisions and Additions By William H. Klapp

By Bullfinch, Thomas

NY: Tudor Publishing, 1935. Second printing, 1936. First of this edition was 1935. Pp. xii, 456, frontis + 15 additional plates, many illustrations in text, index, thick octavo format in burgundy buckram with gilt decorations and titles, dust jacket. Top-edge bears the usual red top-stain. Text is Very Good+ with near owner's name and gift inscription, light wear to extremities. No significant wear or fading to cloth, binding firm. Dust jacket is Good with some wear and tear, some edge-chipping to extremities, but still presentable. Scarce in dust jacket. . 2nd. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

$75.00

The Saga of Gisli

By Johnston, George (trans.)

Dent, 1963, 1963. First printing. 146 pp., maps, plans, index, 8vo, green cloth, dustjacket. Fine/Nearly Fine. Very tight, clean copy, may not have been read. Owner's inscription under front flap. Very lightly worn overall, no tears, price-clipped dj. An exceptional copy, about as nice as you could hope to find.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$25.00

The Iron Wolf and Other Stories

By Adams, Richard

Allen Lane, London, 1980., 1980 First UK Edition. 142 pp., color ills., small 4to, cloth, dustjacket. Text is Nearly Fine (small spot to top-edge of text block). Dj is price-clipped, otherwise no flaws.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.

$10.00

Oral History Collections

By Meckler, Alan M. & McMullin Ruth

Bowker, N. Y. & London, 1975., 1975. First printing. 344 pp., 4to, mustard cloth. Ex-reference library with some stamps, no pocket. Fresh, lightly worn copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good.

$10.00

Poison Damsels and Other Essays in Folklore and Anthropology

By Penzer, n. M

London: Sawyer, 1952. First printing. 319 pp., index, oversize (4to) red cloth, dustjacket. Text is VG with little wear, no owner's marks, boards somewhat bowed. Dj is VG+: not clipped, no obvious tears, light edge-wear. Attractive copy in a much above-average dj.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

$25.00

Motif-Index of the Cuentos of Juan Timoneda

By Childers, J. Wesley

Indiana University, Bloomington, 1946,, 1946. First Edition. No. 5 in Folklore Series. Xvi, 58 pp., biblio, synopsis of index, 4to, blue cloth with gilt titles. A detailed motif-index of Timoneda's 16th century folktales. A beautiful NF copy with a touch of rubbing to extremities and an attractive bookplate on the fep. No dj as issued.. First Edition. Hardcover. Poor.

$15.00

Folklore Studies: Ancient and Modern

By Halliday, W. R

Methuen, London, 1924, 1924. First Edition. xix, 172, 8 (ads) pp., index, 12mo, red cloth, gilt titles. VG: Bright, tight copy. Previous owner's name on fep, spine a bit faded but legible, light extremity wear, some foxing to prelims, edges, a bit into margins.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.

$15.00

The Little Black Princess of the Never Never

By Gunn, Mrs. Aeneas

Robertson & Muellens, 1924., 1924 NAP, apparent first printing of this edition "for use in schools". 163 pp., frontis map, photos, ills., 12mo, brown pictorial card covers. This edition includes two additoinal stories: Ku-bo-roo, the Koala and Mirran & Wareen by Mary Grant Bruce, plus additional notes and ads. Good copy with owner's inscription inside front cover, one-inch chip to base of spine. Uncommon edition of this classic story.. 1st Edition.

$35.00