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The Tales of the Genii

by Trans. Sir Charles Morell

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Published
1895
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Good
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London, England: George Bell And Songs, 1895. "Or, Delightful Lessons of Horam The Son of Asmar. Translated from The Persian, by Sir Charles Morell. Formerly Ambassador from the British Settlements in India to the Great Mogul." Collated and Editied by Philo-Juvenis. Illustrated with 64 listed engraving on wood and steel. Green Cloth over board. A Bohn's Libraries release. Top pages… Read more
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A Maze of Monsters

by Turco, Lewis

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Published
1986
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Very Good
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Livingston, Alabama: Livingston University Press, 1986. Lightly creased on top of cover. Tight and clean chapbook. Beautifully illustrated by Lewis Dickinson. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page on 3/16/87.. Signed and Inscribed By Author. Paper. Very Good/None. Illus. by Dickinson, Lewis. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Devil's Ditties: Being Stories of the Kentucky Mountain People With the Songs They Sing

by Thomas, Jean

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Published
1931
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: W. Wilbur Hatfield, 1931. Light discolorations around edges and spine. A solid Good condition. Also included is a loose concert program of a May Day celebration in which the author appeared at Otterbein College, Websterville, Ohio. There is also an Associated Press 1939 news clipping entitled, "Ageless Ballads Live in Tennessee, Mountain Teacher Discovers a Bookless Heritage Preserved by… Read more
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The Man on the Moon

by Coleman, Marion Moore

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Published
1971
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Good
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Cheshire, CT: Cherry Hill Books, 1971. The Story of Pan Twardowski. Inscribed on title page (front end paper), "For Betty, whose mind soars even beyond the moon - Marion". 1/8th inch tear and chipping at top of spine. Some discolorations around spine. Name and date inside front cover.. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾"… Read more
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THE STORY OF GIO: FROM THE HEIKE MONOGATARI

by Torrence, Ridgely

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Published
1935
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
Limited
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New York: Japan Society, 1935. Good plus. 20pp. One thousand copies printed for the Japan Society at the Harbor Press, NY. Classic Japanese epic. A generally Very Good copy. Two signatures of previous owners on free front end paper, light edgewear with some spine fade. Elegant handmade paper boards with cloth spine. . Limited. Hard Cover. Near Very… Read more
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Vistula Voyage

by Coleman, Marion Moore

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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Cheshire, CT: Cherry Hill Books, 1974. Inscribed on the title page (front end paper), "For Betty, to speed her on her way - down the Vistula! Love Marion". Name and date (28 July 1973!) inside front cover.. Inscribed By the Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Dream of Little Tuk and Other Fairy Tales

by Andersen, Hans Christian

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Published
1876
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Good
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New York: James Miller, 1876. Illustrated. Scarce edition. Frayed extremities. Bumped and worn corners. 3/4th inch separation at bottom of second full title page. Decorative gilt binding.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Life of Joel Chandler Harris

by Wiggns, Robert Lemuel

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Published
1918
Condition
Fair
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Nashville, TN: Publishing House Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1918. X-library with usual markings. Dewey number on spine. Taped catagory at bottom. Faded spine. Book plate inside front cover. Front hinge cracked, delicate but webbing still holding. Pocket and dates inside back cover and on back end paper. Bumped corners.. Hard Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Rumanian Bird and Beast Stories

by Gaster, M.

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Published
1915
Condition
Good
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London: Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd., 1915. This volume was published for the Folk-Lore Society [of Britain]. Wear at extremities and the spine title has faded but is still readable. It is a serious, scholarly book.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A Brigand, Two Queens and A Prankster

by Coleman, Marion Moore

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Published
1971
Condition
Good
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Cheshire, CT: Cherry Hill Books, 1971. Stories of Janosik, Queen Bona, Queen Kinga and The Sowizdrzal. Inscribed for title page (front end paper), "With admiration and affection Marion Aug. 25, 1972". 1/8th inch tear and chipping at extremities. Name inside front cover.. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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