unknown: unknown, Circa 1890's. Wraps. Stapled color pictorial wrappers. (Front and back cover in full color) (7" x 5"} 10pp with black and white illustrations on every page. A lovely copy. Gitf inscription on front endpaper.
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London: Read & Co. Publishers and Printers, no date (circa 1890's). Wraps. Stapled pictorial wrappers. With 8pp of text and color comic illustrations. 9 1/2" x 7". Very nice copy.
London: Blackie and Son Ltd, no date. Hardcover. 16mo. 7" x 5"). Color pictorial covers. 62pp. A pristine copy. The "Beacon Library "
unknown: unknown, unknown. Wraps. Color pictorial stapled wrappers. Six full page color illustrations (including one double spread page). Six pages of French text. Front cover has a three inch closed tear starting at top of spine. Some light scattered soiling. Tape used to re-inforce front hinge.
Raduga Publishers, 1983. Second Printing. 21.5 x 17 cm. Octavo. 238 pages. Tan cloth in dust jacket.Originally published in 1962. Illustrated. Dust jacket shows some very light edge wear.
unknown, no date. unknown. Wraps. Color pictorial wrappers. (10' x 6 1/2") Five full page color illustrations (including double spread pages in middle) Six pages of French text. Small piece chipped at front cover near spine.
Alaska: The Lower Kuskokwim School District, 1981. Hard Cover. octavo. 267pp Nice copy in a lightly chipped dust jacket. In a brodart protected wrapper. A collection of Eskimo stories. Some are true/ some are tales. Consisting of short stories, past history and customs.
Los Angeles: Hermes Press William Dailey Antiquarian Books, 1998. Twentieth Anniversary Edition. Hardcover. 23.5 x 16 cm. Small quarto. 149 pages. Grey cloth in dust jacket. Nice copy. "The true nature of the Eleusinian Mysteries."
London: Trubner & Co223pp, 1861. Hard Cover. Octavo. 223pp Green cloth with decorative design and lettering in gilt to both covers and spine. Color frontispiece. and fifty illustrations drawn on wood. Some wear to front and rear gutter. Tip of corner of last page missing. A lovely copy.
Boston: Degen, Estes and Co., no date. Wraps. Blue pictorial stapled wrappers. 7 1/2" x 5") 15pp. Seven color illustrations. Light stain at bottom of each page. Does not affect text or illustration.
J. & J. Colman's, (Circa 1890';s). Wraps. 24mo. (5 1/2" x 4 1/2") Stapled color pictorial chromo wrappers front and rear cover. Seven pages of text. Ten full pages of color chromo illustrations. Two of which are advertising (One signature has separted from the staples.) Very vivid and striking illustrations.
Museum Street, London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1960. First edition. Hardcover. 22 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 275 pages. Blue cloth in price clipped dust jacket. Previous owner's address label inside front cover. Some small closed tears to the dust jacket. Some darkening to the dust jacket spine.
New York: Crown Publishing. Hardcover. 22 x 15 cm. Octavo. 806 pages. This is the "Limited Edition made especially for The Southwest". Orange cloth in lightly chipped, price clipped, dust jacket. SIGNED by the editor in pencil on the first page. 500 stories and 50 folksongs. Foreword by Bernard DeVoto.
University Of Chicago Press, April 3, 2000. First edition. Paperback. octavo. 298pp Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper. Also laid in is letter from author. Lacking dust jacket.
Pennsylvania German Folklore Society, 1956. Hard Cover. octavo. Tan buckram with red lettering and design to cover and spine. 312pp Very nice copy in a mylar wrapper.
Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia, 1997. Paperback. 23.5 x 15 cm. Octavo. Paperback copy in dust jacket. SIGNED by the author to noted folklorist Jack Zipes. FF Communications No. 263.
Pantheon, 1952. Third Printing. Hardcover. 20.5 x 13.5 cm. Octavo. 221 pages. Grey cloth no dust jacket. Translated from the French by Haakon Chevalier. Bollingen Series II.
Finland: Otava Publishing Co. Ltd, 1988. Hardcover. English text. 408pp. Color and black and white illustrations by Landstrom. Nice copy in dust jacket. Edge rubbing to jacket at top of spine. in a brodart protective wrapper.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, undated circa 1920. Hardcover. 19 x 12.5 cm. Small octavo. 192 pages. Blue cloth orange letter. Spine is faded. Small tear to top of spine. Previous owner's two small stamps inside back cover. Some staining to inside back cover and rear endpaper. Staining to...
India: Sri Satguru Publications, 1988. 2nd edition. Hard Cover. octavo. 368pp Translated from German by W.R.S. Ralston. Nice copy in dust jacket. Top of jacket shows some edge-wear. In a brodart protective wrapper. Bibliotheca Indo Buddhica.
London: Macmilland and Co, 1894. First edition. Hard Cover. octavo. Dark green boards with paper title label to spine. 393pp Many black and white illustrations by J. Lockwood Kipling. A beautiful copy with some age-toning to endpapers. Extensive notes and analysis added. Many of the tales in this collection appeared...
Cincinnati: Peter G. Thomson, no date (1890's). unknown. Wraps. Color pictorial wrappers.(7 3/4 " x 5 1/2") Four full page color illustrations. Six pages of text. Covers chipped along edges. Front cover beginning to separate. Light vertical crease to front cover and a couple of the interior pages. Some occasional...
London: Theosophical Publishing House Ltd, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. A very nice copy in pictorial dust jacket. Some light chipping at dust jacket edges. In a brodart protective wrapper. Chapters on Brownies, Elves, Gnomes, Mannikins, Undines and Sea Spirits, Fairies, Sylphs, Devas and Nature Spirits.
Rhode Island: Brown University Press, 1965. Hardcover. Quarto. 489pp Mark of previous owner's bookplate on front endpaper. Nice copy in a price clipped dust jacket. Fadijng to dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper. Migratory Legends. Description of the full course of the Legend in both its popular and art...
Idaho: The Caxton Printers Ltd, 1961. First edition. Hard Cover. Octavo. 263pp Illustrated with photographs. Some light soiling to page 133. Dust jacket has some edge wear and chipping. In a brodart protective wrapper.