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Deep Down in the Jungle ... Negro Narrative Folklore from the Streets of Philadelphia

By: Abrahams, Roger D.

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Aldine Pub Co: 1973

Edition: 2nd Printing.

Seller ID: 114065


Heavy general wear. 278 pages. View more info

The Ice-Maiden: And Other Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $63.79

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, F. Leypoldt: 1863

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 113648


Brown blindstamped cloth, brown endpapers, all page ends have violet stain. Moderate general wear. Top of spine missing large chip. 208 pages. View more info

80 Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $16.42

Publisher: Odense, Denmark, Hans Reitzels Forlag: 1990

Seller ID: 109245


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Has slipcase. 483 pages. View more info

Black Forest Village Stories

By: Auerbach, Berthold

Price: $72.05

Publisher: Leypoldt & Holt: 1869

Seller ID: 108355


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Dull red cloth, gold spine decor. Has bookplate. 377 pages. View more info

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Meaning and Being in Myth

By: Austin, Norman

Price: $11.69

Publisher: Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (Txt): 1990

Seller ID: 95362


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 256 pages. View more info

A Book of Folk Lore

By: BARING-GOULD

Price: $22.75

Publisher: London, UK, Collins Clear-Type: 1928

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 116536


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 264 pages. Contents: Preliminary. Spirit of an. Body of Man. Ancient Divinities. Sacrifice. Mystery of Death. Fetches. Skulls. Pixies and Brownies. Birth and Marriage. Bibliography. Index. View more info

Les Primeurs De La Vie Illustrations by Ulysse Butin

By: Bassanville, Mme La Comtesse De; Ulysse Butin (Illust.)

Price: $168.72

Publisher: Paris, France, P. Ducrocq: 1868

Seller ID: 117866


In French. Red cloth, gold decor. Moderate general wear. Spine binding has 2'' tear at bottom front board. Foxing on preliminary and ending pages. 355 pages. Illustrated by Ulysse Butin. A naturalistic artist, he painted popular seaside scenes whose ethnological significance had as much interest as artistic merit. Contents: Avant-Propos. La Premiere Communion. La Premiere Piece D'Or. La Premiere Montre. Le Premier Ami. La Premiere Couronne. Le Premier Secret. La Premiere... View more info

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Swedish Folktales and Legends (The Pantheon Fairy Tale & Folklore Library)

By: Blecher, George

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Pantheon: 1995

Seller ID: 118114


Remainder dot on top page ends. 383 pages. View more info

Eddan: De Nordiska Guda-Och Hjaltesangerna (Swedish Edition)

By: Brate, Erik

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Uddevalla, Sweden, Niloe: 1984

Seller ID: 118157


In Swedish. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 320 pages. View more info

Mysteries from the Yukon: The adventures of a junior biologist

By: Buklis, Lawrence S

Price: $25.48

Publisher: American Fisheries Society: 2003

Seller ID: 106887


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 217 pages. View more info

Age of Chivalry: Or, Legends of King Arthur

By: Bulfinch, Thomas

Price: $22.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, J.E. Tilton: 1869

Seller ID: 60915


Nice Tight Clean copy ! Dark green cloth, gold spine decor, top page edges gold gilt. 414 pages. It is believed that this presentation of a literature which held unrivaled sway over the imaginations of our ancestors, for many centuries, will not be without benefit to the reader, in addition to the amusement it may afford. Found within are the tales of King Arthur and His Knights, The Mabinogeon, and Knights of English History. View more info

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Feud in the Icelandic Saga

By: Byock, Jesse L.

Price: $26.62

Publisher: University of California Press: 1983

Seller ID: 118075


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 293 pages. View more info

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The Saga of the Volsungs: The Norse Epic of Sigurd the Dragon Slayer

By: Byock, Jesse L. (Translator)

Price: $7.75

Publisher: University of California Press: 1990

Seller ID: 118106


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 145 pages. View more info

The mythic image (Bollingen series C)

By: Campbell, Joseph

Price: $20.43

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 45942


Nice Tight Clean copy ! ISBN 0691013891. Previous owner circular inkless stamp. Light partial spine crease. 552 pages. View more info

Widsith: A Study In Old English Heroic Legend

By: Chambers, R. W

Price: $72.91

Publisher: Russell & Russell: 1965

Seller ID: 76400


Brick color cloth, gold spine lettering. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 263 pages. View more info

Romance of Old Japan

By: Champney, Elizabeth W; Frere Champney

Price: $9.60

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1917

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 77327


Old Japanese short stories. 96 illustrations. 1st Printing. red cloth, black + gold decor. Light general wear. Foxing on frontispiece/title pages. 444 pages. by the author of Vassar Girls Abroad. View more info

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The Medieval Saga

By: Clover, Carol J.

Price: $13.55

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1982

Seller ID: 118100


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 219 pages. View more info

Fables de J. de la Fontaine (French Edition)

By: Fontaine, De Las; J.

Price: $72.91

Publisher: Paris, France, Bernardin-Béchet: 1887

Seller ID: 119560


In French. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 380 pages. Jean de La Fontaine (1621-1695) was a French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century. He is known above all for his Fables, which provided a model for subsequent fabulists across Europe and numerous alternative versions in France, and in French regional languages. View more info

The Laxdaela Saga (The Laxdale Saga) (Everyman's Library)

By: Foote, Peter (Editor); Muriel Press (Translator)

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Dutton Adult: 1964

Seller ID: 118074


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 309 pages. View more info

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Lady Cottington's Pressed Fairy Journal

By: Froud, Brian

Price: $44.69

Publisher: New York, NY, Harry N. Abrams: 2005

Seller ID: 112755


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 128 pages. This book as no text. A journal, or notebook, with crunched fairy figures. For you to write in! View more info

Folklore Del Paraguay

By: Gonzalez Torres, Dionisio M.

Price: $22.75

Publisher: Asuncion, Paraguay, Ed Litocolor: 2003

Seller ID: 85659


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 602 pages. View more info

Runstenar i Vallentuna (Swedish Edition)

By: Gustavson, Helmer; Yngve Sjogren

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Cewe Forlaget: 1991

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118158


In Swedish. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 200 pages. Swedish runes. View more info

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Silens in Attic Black-figure Vase-painting: Myth and Performance

By: Hedreen, Guy Michael

Price: $65.60

Publisher: University of Michigan Press: 1992

Seller ID: 119165


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 272 pages. View more info

Czechoslovak Stories (The Interpreters Series)

By: Hrbkova, Sarka

Price: $21.89

Publisher: Duffield and Company: 1920

Seller ID: 103355


Moderate general wear. Board tips worn 330 pages. View more info

The Ingoldsby Legends by Thomas Ingoldsby

By: Ingoldsby, Thomas

Price: $45.55

Publisher: London / New York, Warne and Co: 1889

Seller ID: 119824


Thick black leather spine, tan paper boards, speckled red endpapers. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 520 pages. View more info

Myth And Cosmos - Readings In Mythology And Symbolism

By: John, Editor Middleton

Price: $13.63

Publisher: Natural History Press: 1967

Seller ID: 83321


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 368 pages. View more info

Masks and Marionettes

By: Kennard, Joseph Spencer

Price: $22.75

Publisher: New York, NY, The Macmillan Company: 1935

Seller ID: 120376


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears, missing chips. 129 pages. View more info

Fifty Favorite Fairy Tales

By: Lang, Andrew

Price: $36.43

Publisher: London, UK, Nonesuch Press: 1963

Seller ID: 120518


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Has publisher's mylar jacket. 363 pages. View more info

More Favourite Fairy Tales

By: Lang, Andrew

Price: $36.43

Publisher: London, UK, Nonesuch Press: 1967

Seller ID: 120517


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 252 pages. View more info

The Ballad Book

By: Leach, Macedward (Editor)

Price: $9.07

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper & Brothers: 1956

Seller ID: 118151


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears, missing chips. 842 pages. View more info

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Irish Tales of Mystery and Magic

By: Lenihan, Eddie; Alan Clarke (Illustrator)

Price: $25.83

Publisher: Mercier Press: 2006

Seller ID: 120208


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 224 pages. View more info

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Swedish Legends and Folktales

By: Lindow, John

Price: $8.32

Publisher: Univ of California Pr: 1978

Seller ID: 118076


Previous owner name written on top, bottom, and side page ends. 219 pages. View more info

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Voices on the Wind: Polynesian Myths and Chants (Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum Special Publication)

By: Luomala, Katharine

Price: $177.84

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, Bishop Museum Pr: 1986

Edition: Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 120142


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 209 pages. View more info

Ireland's Fairy Lore

By: Mahon, Michael P.

Price: $36.39

Publisher: Boston, MA, Thomas J. Flynn & Company: 1919

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118969


Moderate general wear. Previous owner name. 219 pages. View more info

STURLUNGA SAGA (Volume I)

By: McGrew, Julia H. (Trans. )

Price: $182.35

Publisher: Twayne Publishers/The American-Scandinavian Foundation: 1970

Seller ID: 118073


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Some wear and light color fading on dust jacket. Dust jacket also price clipped. This listing is for volume 1 only. 476 pages. View more info

Viga-glums Saga (Unesco collection of representative works)

By: McKinnell, J. (Translator)

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd: 1987

Seller ID: 118108


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 160 pages. View more info

A House in Bali

By: McPhee, Colin

Price: $36.43

Publisher: New York, NY, John Day Co: 1946

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120378


Moderate general wear. Previous owner name. Page edges tanned. Jacket has edge wear, short tears, missing chips. 234 pages. View more info

The Shaving of Shagpat: An Arabian Entertainment,

By: Meredith, George

Price: $31.92

Publisher: Scribner: 1898

Edition: Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 112206


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 249 pages. View more info

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Heroic Sagas and Ballads (Myth and Poetics)

By: Mitchell, Stephen A.

Price: $61.85

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 118069


Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner bookplate on inside of front cover. 239 pages. View more info

Volsunga Saga: the Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs. Tr. by William Morris

By: Morris, William (Trans.)

Price: $56.54

Publisher: London, UK, Walter Scott: 1888

Seller ID: 119837


Moderate general wear. Previous owner gift notation. Hinges and text pages Fine. 276 pages. View more info

The Kakawin Ghatotkacasraya

By: Panuluh, Mpu; Mpu Panuluh (Editor)

Price: $28.67

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies: 2016

Seller ID: 116890


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 332 pages. View more info

A Book of Unicorns

By: Poltarnees, Welleran; Illustrated with Tipped in Color Plates (Illustrator)

Price: $10.90

Publisher: Green Tiger Press: 1978

Seller ID: 108268


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. View more info

Italian Gothic Sculpture

By: Pope-Hennessy

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Vintage: 1985

Seller ID: 108388


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. View more info

Krsna Art

By: Prabhupada, A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami

Price: $816.24

Publisher: Ganga: 1990

Seller ID: 119714


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Some general wear on dust jacket. Dust jacket has a small tear on lower left edge on the rear side. Unpaginated pages. View more info

A Child's Book of Myths

By: Price, Margaret Evans

Price: $29.59

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Rand McNally: 1928

Seller ID: 109837


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 112 pages. View more info

The Tale of the Golden Cockerel by Pushkin Illustrated by Robert Gibbings

By: Pushkin, Alexander; Robert Gibbings (Illust.)

Price: $45.60

Publisher: Berkshire, UK, Golden Cockerel Press: 1936

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 119374


With illustrations by Robert Gibbings. Unlimited edition, after an edition of 100 copies. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has bookplate. 23 pages. View more info

Runlaseboken (Swedish Edition)

By: Rask, Lars

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Stockholm, Sweden, Utbildningsforlaget Brevskolan: 1990

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118159


In Swedish. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 96 pages. Swedish runes. View more info

Symbols: Myth, Magic, Fact, and Fancy

By: Rosebury, Fred

Price: $89.33

Publisher: Fred Rosebury: 1974

Edition: Limited/Numbered.

Seller ID: 112785


Number 57 of 500 printed. Moderate general wear. 389 pages. View more info

Legends of the Rhine-With Illustrations from Paintings by Celebrated Artists

By: Ruland, Wilhelm

Price: $9.35

Publisher: Cologne, Germany, Hoursch & Bechstedt: 1906

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 101551


1st Printing. First English edition. Moderate general wear. 419 pages. View more info

The Folk Drama of Ceylon

By: Sarachchandra, Ediriweera R

Price: $15.05

Publisher: Ceylon, Dept. of Cultural Affairs: 1966

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 120375


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. 180 pages. View more info

Die Schonsten Sagen Des Klassischen Altertums

By: Schwab, Gustav

Price: $15.59

Publisher: Gutersloh, Germany, Bertelsmann Verlag: 1912

Seller ID: 70266


In German Moderate general wear. Mauve cloth, black and white decor. 704 pages. View more info

David of Sassoun: the Armenian Folk Epic in Four Cycles the Original Text

By: Shalian, Artin K.

Price: $18.19

Publisher: Ohio University Press: 1964

Seller ID: 102391


Moderate general wear. 377 pages. View more info

More Wise Men of Helm

By: SIMON, SOLOMON

Price: $15.96

Publisher: Behrman House , Inc.: 1965

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 116580


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. View more info

Songs and Tales of the Sea Kings: Interpretations of the Oral Literature of Polynesia

By: Stimson, J. F

Price: $54.67

Publisher: Salem, MA, Peabody Museum of Salem: 1957

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119790


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 237 pages. View more info

The Facetious Nights of Straparola, 4-Vol. Set

By: Straparola, Giovanni Francesco And W.G. Waters (Translator); Jules Garnier and E.R. Hughes (Illustrator)

Price: $218.88

Publisher: Privately Printed for Members of the Society of Bibliophiles: 1898

Seller ID: 108454


4 volumes complete. Water Color Edition, text printed on Venetian paper, Water Color and Japanese Proofs, limited to 300 copies, #187. Nice Firm Clean copies ! Has bookplate. 1898 pages. The Facetious Nights of Straparola is by Italian author and fairy-tale collector Giovanni Francesco Straparola. Modeled after Boccaccio's Decameron, it is significant as often being called the first European storybook to contain fairy-tales; it would influence later fairy-tale authors li... View more info

Myth and Deity in Japan The Interplay of Kami and Buddhas

By: Toji, Kamata

Price: $24.37

Publisher: Japan Publishing Industry Foundation For Culture: 2017

Seller ID: 119023


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 217 pages. View more info

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Weiga of Temagami and Other Indian Tales

By: Warman, Cy

Price: $13.67

Publisher: Fredonia Books (NL): 2004

Seller ID: 100100


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 236 pages. View more info

Beowulf in Modern English: A Translation in Blank Verse

By: Waterhouse, Mary E.

Price: $42.86

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Bowes and Bowes: 1949

Seller ID: 118146


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 129 pages. View more info

Champ : Beyond the Legend

By: Zarzynski, Joseph

Price: $17.33

Publisher: M Z Information: 1988

Seller ID: 120399


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 240 pages. View more info