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THE JOURNAL OF AMERICAN FOLK-LORE - VOLUME IV

by American Folk-Lore Society

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Published
1891
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good, 3/4 leather, marbled boards (hardcover)
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$85.00

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Boston, MA: Houghton, Mifflin and Co, 1891. HC. good, 3/4 leather, marbled boards (hardcover). Light edgewear to the boards, leather, and raised bands. 373op.
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SELECT TALES FROM THE GESTA ROMANORUM - KNICKERBOCKER NUGGETS

by Translated from the Latin with Preliminary Observations and Notes by the Rev. C. Swan

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Published
1887
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good++, decorated blue cloth spine, decorated boards (hardcover)
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1887. HC. good++, decorated blue cloth spine, decorated boards (hardcover). A handsome and small volume, the first in the Knickerbocker Nuggets series. 253pp.
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THE POPOL VUH: THE MYTHIC AND HEROIC SAGAS OF THE KICHES OF CENTRAL AMERICA - POPULAR STUDIES IN MYTHOLOGY NO. 16

by Spence, Lewis

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Published
1972
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very good, green cloth (hardcover)
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9780404535162
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$6.50

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New York: AMS Press, 1972. HC. very good, green cloth (hardcover). ISBN 040453516X Reprint of the 1908 London edition. 63pp.
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THE STAKES OF THE WARRIOR

by Dumezil, Georges (translated by David Weeks) (edited, with an introduction by Jaan Puhvel)

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Published
1983
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0520048342154
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$67.50

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Berkeley, CA: Univ. of California Press, 1983. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0520048342 154pp.
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MYTH, CULT AND SYMBOLS IN SAKTA HINDUISM - A STUDY OF THE INDIAN MOTHER GODDESS

by Beane, Wendell Charles

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Published
1977
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good, brown cloth (hardcover)
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9004048146288
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Leiden, Netherlands: E. J. Brill, 1977. HC. good, brown cloth (hardcover). ISBN 9004048146 288pp.
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THE ORACLE OF BAALBEK: THE TIBURTINE SIBYL IN GREEK DRESS - DUMBARTON OAKS STUDIES X.

by Alexander, Paul J.

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Published
1967
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very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks, 1967. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). 151pp.
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THE LOVERS OF THE WORLD - VOLUME THREE ONLY - [Volume III ONLY]

by Saltus, Edgar (compiled from the best authorities by)

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Published
1900
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good, brown cloth (hardcover)
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New York: Peter Fenelon Collier Pub, 1900. HC. good, brown cloth (hardcover). A Chronicle of The Sensational Dramas, Enchanting Romances, Tragical Histories, Pathetic Trials, Fierce Passions and Pure Hearts of All Who Have Lived and Loved From the Earliest Times to the Present Day with Faithful Descriptions of the Virtues and Charms Which Inspired Them and The Joys… Read more
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SITTING ON THE BLUE-EYED BEAR: NAVAJO MYTHS AND LEGENDS

by Hausman, Gerald

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Published
1975
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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088208061X130
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$8.00

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Westport, CT: Lawrence Hill & Co, 1975. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 088208061X 130pp.
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KING HARALD AND THE ICELANDERS

by Lowe, Pardee (translated from the Icelandic by) (with original wood engravings by Michael McCurdy)

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Published
1979
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fine, 3/4 vellum, paper covered boards (hardcover) acetate cover
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$200.00

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Lincoln, MA: Penmaen Press, Limited, 1979. HC. fine, 3/4 vellum, paper covered boards (hardcover) acetate cover. B&W illustrations. ISBN 019577822X One of one hundred numbered copies signed by the translator and the artist. 45pp.
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KING HARALD AND THE ICELANDERS

by Lowe, Pardee (translated from the Icelandic by) (with original wood engravings by Michael McCurdy)

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Published
1979
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
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$35.00

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Lincoln, MA: Penmaen Press, Limited, 1979. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0195778211 One of one thousand copies. 45pp.
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SEASIDE AND FIRESIDE FAIRIES

by Wister, A. L. (translated from the German of George Blum and Louis Wahl)

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Published
1864
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very good, rebound in blue buckram cloth (hardcover) EX-LIB
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$145.00

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Philadelphia, PA: Ashmead & Evans, 1864. HC. very good, rebound in blue buckram cloth (hardcover) EX-LIB. B&W illustrations. Nice clean and tight copy with minimal EX-LIB markings. An uncommon collection of fairy stories. 292pp.
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PENDRAGON: ARTHUR AND HIS BRITAIN

by Clancy, Joseph P.

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Published
1971
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good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover) owner's inscription
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$7.00

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New York: Praeger Publishers, 1971. HC. good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover) owner's inscription. B&W illustrations. The author treats Arthur as historical fiction and poetic fact. 136pp.
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THE WORLD'S MYTHOLOGY IN COLOR

by Ions, Veronica (introduction by Jacquetta Hawkes)

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Published
1987
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9781555211950
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$8.50

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Secaucus, NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc, 1987. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 155521195X Here is the world's mythology! It is the expression of man's early efforts to find an explanation for the world he lived in, for the forces that governed his life--and his need to ascribe to them the good or evil… Read more
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DICTIONARY OF MYTHOLOGY

by Woodcock, P. G.

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Published
1981
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very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780802219275
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$5.00

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New York: Philosophical Library, 1981. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0802219276 First published in 1953. 156pp.
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THE GOLDEN LAND: AN ANTHOLOGY OF LATIN AMERICAN FOLKLORE IN LITERATURE

by de Onis, Harriet (selected and edited by)

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Published
1948
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very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1948. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). 395pp.
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BEWICK'S SELECT FABLES OF AESOP; TOGETHER WITH THE LIFE OF AESOP, by OLIVER GOLDSMITH

by Goldsmith, Thomas and Bewick, Thomas

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Published
1932
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good+, cloth covered boards with paper labels (hardcover)
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New York: Richard Ellis/Cheshire House, 1932. HC. good+, cloth covered boards with paper labels (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Limited edition of 1,200 copies, signed by Richard W. Ellis. 138pp.
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