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Stramge Customs, Manners and Beliefs

By Verrill, A. Hyatt

Boston: L. C. Page and Company, 1956 This is a remarkable account of curious beliefs and odd superstitions, strange ways of living and amazing customs and manners of many peoples and tribe around the world. Book and jacket are both in good condition with tanned pages, edgewear, rubbing, and soil. Overall a good clean copy. 302 indexed pages, 8.5 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Verrill, Hyatt A..


The Adventures of Hajji Babba of Ispahan

By Morier, James

New York: Random House, 1937 This is a collection of folk tales about Hajji Babba of Ispahan. Book is in good condition with owner's bookplate, edgewear, darkened spine, some faint water stains and tanned pages. 404 pages, 10.5 x 7.5.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Baldridge, Cyrus Leroy.



By Kittredge, Belden

Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1945 Booklet cover is faded around the edges, particularly at lower edge. Pages browned. Contains the "true" stories of legendary American folk heros such as Davy Crockett, Mike Fink, Johnny Appleseed and others. 62 pages; approx. 5"x8".. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.



By Skinner, Hubert

New York: American Book Co., 1893 This antique hardcover book is bound in green cloth boards, with gilt lettering on the spine and a gilt emblem on the front cover. Typical lib. markings; some cover wear and soil; pages faintly tanned, but most are clean. Contains selections of folk writings from around the world, arranged geographically. 448 pages; approx. 5"x8".. Ex-Library. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.



By Goodelman, Aaron J.

Cincinnati: The Sinai Press, 1932 This hard cover book has a brown cover with brown and silver bordered lettering on the front and silver lettering on the spine of the cover. The owner's stamp is on the inside, tanned pages, wear and soil. 359 pages.. 2nd Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Yes. 5.5"x8".



By Brunvand, Jan Harold

New York: W. w. Norton and Company, 1968 This hard cover book has a red cover with gilt lettering on the spine of the cover. There is highlighting within the book, the owner's name is written on the title page and the are some pen notes, wear and soil. An introduction to the study of American Folklore. 383 indexed pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None. 5.5"x8.5".