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THE GOLDEN BOUGH: a Study in Magic and Religion. Abridged Edition

by FRAZER, James George, Sir

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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Later Printing
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London: Macmillan. Very Good. 1959. Later Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth. Spine a bit sunned; former owner's rubber stamp on front free endpaper and title page, bookplate inside front cover. Else a VG clean and unworn jacketless copy. 1.32 kg parcel; Octavo; pp xiv, 756 pages .
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FOLKTALES OF EGYPT

by EL-SHAMY, Hasan M., editor & translator

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Published
1980
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Very Good
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First
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Very Good. 1980. First. Softcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; (lvi), 347 pages .
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NEGRO FOLK LORE STORIES: What Aunt Dorcas told little Elsie

by Cotton, Sallie Southall

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Published
1923
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First printing
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Charlotte, North Carolina: Queen City Printing Company. 1923. First printing. Hardcover. Brown boads with pictorial cover label. pp (23). Illustrated. Small ink notation to lower inner corner of title page, else fine. Kindly old Aunt Dorcas, daughter of slaves, domestic servant, tells little white Miz Elsie bedtime stories in Negro dialect, while the white folk are dining.… Read more
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CANADIAN FOLKLORE CANADIEN

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Published
1979
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(Toronto): Folklore Studies Association of Canada. 1979. Softcover. Volume 1, nos. 1 & 2, of the Journal. Card covers. pp (2), (98). Text in French and English. VG. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.; Octavo .
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True Poetry: Traditional and Popular Verse in Ontario

by Greenhill, Pauline

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Published
1989
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First printing
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9780773506978
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Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press. 1989. First printing. Hardcover. 0773506977 . Blue cloth. pp xvi, 230, [2]. Index. Fine in jacket. " Focusing on the importance of traditional and popular poetry for the poets, the presenters, and the local audience, Greenhill examines the activity of creating and using poetry in a community context. She gives numerous… Read more
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Leipzig: Insel. 1911. Hardcover. Four volumes. Variant binding of publisher's brown leather with gilt decorated spine, top edges gilt, decorated endpapers, ribbon markers bound in. (iv), (497), (3); (iv), (472); (iv), (449), (3); (iv), (503), (1) pp. Minor cover rubbing; some inner hinges cracked; else a VG set A selection from DIE ERZAHLUNGEN AUS DEN TAUSEND… Read more
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Le chien noir : légendes de chez nous, histoires de chez nous

by Legault, Rolland

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Published
1947
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Montréal: Lumen. 1947. Softcover. Card covers. 154 p. ; 20 cm. A little leaned, spine lightly yellowed, three tan spots to front cover, VG otherwise. This was Canadian scholar and frequent reviewer of French-Canadian literature W.E. Collin's copy. It has his catalogue card laid in. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.; Octavo… Read more
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BLUENOSE MAGIC. Popular Beliefs and Superstitions in Nova Scotia.

by CREIGHTON, Helen, editor

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Published
1970
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Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson. 1970. Hardcover. Second printing (first was in 1968). Black boards. x, 297, (1) pp. Fine copy, no owner names. Jacket has small rubbed and creased tears at head of spine, small chip to rear panel, VG otherwise. .
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Oxford: Clarendon Press / Oxford University Press. 1913. First paperbound edition. Hardcover. Two volumes, octavo, rebound in dark green cloth, spine gilt lettered with crown device. pp xxiv, (328); (326) + frontispiece in each volume and 2 further plates in Vol. II. Many reproductions in text. Text in Hausa and English. Covers bowed,, yellowing to endpapers and… Read more
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