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Fabeln
by ( La Fontaine, Jean de )
, 1842
Hardcover
127 wood-cut plates by Grandville. Small 8vo. Orig. illustrated paper-covered boards. Lacks 1" portion top of spine, small loss bottom of spine; rubbed; scattered foxing. Text in German.
$60.00
Book #20443
Une Bonne Parole. Contes Populaires Russes.
by Afanassiev, Alexandre
Published by: Editions "Radouga"
, 1987
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to, 174pp with index. Color illustrations throughout, color illustrated endpapers by A. Kourkine. Slight fading to cloth at board edges, slight edge wear to dust jacket. Fine condition. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$22.00
Book #102956
Akua Hawai'i. Hawaiian Gods and Their Stories.
by Armitage, Kimo
Published by: Kamahoi Press
, 2005
Hardcover
1st edition. Hardcover, 4to, unpaginated. Color illustrations throughout by Solomon Enos. Faint price sticker ghost on front panel of dust jacket, else Fine condition. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$27.50
Book #103230
Lion's Whiskers and Other Ethiopian Tales.
by Ashabranner, Brent and Russell Davis
Published by: Linnet Books
, 1997
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 96pp. Signed inscription by illustrator on title page. B/w woodcut illustrations throughout. FINE condition in like dj. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$16.50
Book #94544
God Bless the Devil! Liars' Bench Tales
by Aswell, James R., Et al
Published by: University of Tennessee Press
, 1985
Paperback
Paperback, 254 pp, b/w illus. Mild fading to spine. Else FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$8.25
Book #62520
Quete D'Isis Essai Sur La Legende D'Un Mythe
by Baltrusaitis, Jurgis
Published by: Flammarion
, 1985
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. 231pp, numerous b/w and color illustrations. FINE in like dust jacket. Protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$49.50
Book #76388
Atraves Dos Folk-Lores
by Barroso, Gustavo
Published by: Comp. Melhoramentos
, 1927
Paperback
Original wraps, 8vo. Text in Portuguese. 186 pp. Pages and wraps moderately toned. Mild foxing to prelims. Spine creased. Edgewear to wraps. Clear tape repair at base of spine. Else GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #76652
Artificial Savage. Modern Myths of the Wild Man.
by Bartra, Roger and Christopher Follett (trans.)
Published by: University of Michigan Press
, 1997
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 326pp with index. B/w illustrations throughout. As New in like dustjacket. now portected in mylar.
$49.50
Book #101678
Wild Men in the Looking Glass the Mythic Origins of European Otherness
by Bartra, Roger. Carl T. Berrisford (translator)
Published by: University of Michigan Press
, 1997
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 232 pp with index. FINE in like dust jacket. DJ now in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$40.00
Book #98880
Pentamerone of Giambattista Basile translated from the Italian of Benedetto Croce. Now Edited with a Preface, Notes and Appendixes By N. M. Penzer, M. A. With a Portrait Frontispiece, Twelve Reproductions of Title-Pages and Other Illustrations. (2 vols)
by Basile, Giambattista. Benedetto Croce (translator)
Published by: John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd.
, 1932
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. B/w illustrations throughout including frontispiece and 'contemporary plan of the City of Naples.' 2 vols. vol. 1-309pp, vol. 2-333pp with index. Mild edgewear at corners and spine extremities. Page edges mildly toned. Vol 2 front board has two light spots. Else VERY GOOD.
$30.00
Book #89346
Spider Anancy
by Berry, James
Published by: Henry Holt and Company
, 1989
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 119pp. B/w illustrations throughout. Slight soiling to rear panel of dustjacket, else Fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.90
Book #103097
Another Harmony New Essays on the Folklore of India
by Blackburn, Stuart H. & A. K. Ramanujan, Eds.
Published by: Oxford University Press
, 1986
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 387 pp. Stamp on half title; pencilling in margins throughout intro, otherwise unmarked. Else VERY GOOD in like dust jacket. DJ has moderate toning and mild edgewear. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$13.75
Book #67052
Atlantis the Biography of a Legend
by Braymer, Marjorie
Published by: Atheneum
, 1983
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. Signed and inscribed card from the author on FFEP. 225 pp with index. POS on FFEP and bookplate on verso of FFEP. Page edges lightly foxed. Else VERY GOOD + in like dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear, price clipped, else VG+. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$15.00
Book #91157
Bulfinch's Mythology. The Age of Fable or Stories of Gods and Heroes.
by Bulfinch, Thomas
Published by: Doubleday & Company, Inc.
, 1948
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 402pp. Color illustrated plates and b/w illustrations throughout by Federico Castellon. No dj. Spine lightly toned and soiled, light bumping to board corners, else VG. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #98252
Tales from the Arabian Nights
by Burton, Richard F. (trans.)
Published by: The Franklin Library
, 1977
Hardcover
Hardcover, tall 8vo, 769pp. Limited edition. Full gilt decorated red leather, silk endpapers, all edges gilt, color plates. As New.
$125.00
Book #105182
Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Arthurian Legends
by Coghlan, Ronan
Published by: Barnes & Noble
, 1995
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. Color illos throughout. 256 pp. Bookplate on verso of FFEP. Top edge of text block lightly foxed. Else FINE in FINE dust jacket. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #90593
World of Geoffrey Keating. History, Myth, and Religion in Seventeeth-Century Ireland.
by Cunningham, Bernadette
Published by: Four Courts Press
, 2000
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 263pp with index. Previous owner's signature on front flyleaf, else Fine condition in like dust jacket, now protected in mylar.
$35.00
Book #104734
Destiny of a King
by Dumezil, Georges
Published by: University of Chicago Press
, 1973
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. 155 pp with index. Mild foxing to top edge of text block. Light edgewear to wrap corners. Else fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$13.75
Book #102620
British (Myths and Legends Series)
by Ebbutt, M. I.
Published by: Mystic Press
, 1987
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. B&W illustrations. 375 pp with index. FINE in like dust jacket. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #51447
Mythes Grecs Au Figure De l'Antiquite Au Baroque
by Georgoudi, Stella & Jean-Pierre Vernant
Published by: Gallimard
, 1996
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. Inscribed by author on FFEP . Text in French. 234 pp with index. FINE condition. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$35.00
Book #92741
Gods and Mortals in Classical Mythology
by Grant, Michael and John Hazel
Published by: G. & C. Merriam Company
, 1973
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to, 447pp. Profuse b/w photographs and illustrations throughout, a few in color. Previous owner's sticker on front free endpaper, page edges and title page lightly foxed, price-clipped dustjacket has a few small chips and tears at edges, else VG. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$13.75
Book #99426
Criminal Gods and Demon Devotees Essays on the Guardians of Popular Hinduism
by Hiltebeitel, Alf (editor)
Published by: State Univ of New York Pr
, 1989
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 491 pp with index. FINE condition. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$44.00
Book #100387
Folktales of Joha. Jewish Trickster.
by Koen-Sarano, Matilda (ed.)
Published by: Jewish Publication Society
, 2003
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 290pp. Some b/w illustrated plates. FINE in near fine dust jacket. Tiny top edge tear to upper corner of rear panel, else fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #79051
Arabian Nights' Entertainments
by Lane, Edward William (trans.) And Frances Jenkins Olcott (ed.)
Published by: Henry Holt and Company
, 1913
Hardcover
Red cloth, 8vo, 294pp. Early reprint. Color pastedown on front cover, 15 color plates. Previous owner's signature on front flyleaf dated 1919. Spine slightly cocked. Scattered soiling to covers. Edgewear and bumping to corners. Bump to fore edge of rear board. Dampstain on bottom margin of pages. Good +.
$45.00
Book #104676
Myths of the Zodiac
by Lloyd-Jones, Hugh
Published by: Duckworth
, 1978
Hardcover
Hardcover, small 4to. Illustrations of sculptures by Marcelle Quinton. 95 pp. FINE in NEAR FINE dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear, price clipped, else FINE. Protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$38.50
Book #92336
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