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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
Bubbles of the Foam
by Bain, F.W.
Published by: G P Putnam's Sons
, 1912
Hardcover
Cloth over boards, 8vo. Epic fiction translated by Bain from the original Sanskrit manuscript. Color frontisp., 160pp.+4pp. publisher's catalogue. Publisher's stamp on FFEP. Mild wear to spine extremities and board corners. Some foxing to prelims. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #37967
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. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$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. Bookplate on verso of FFEP. Else FINE in near fine dust jacket, now in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$49.50
Book #90426
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.
$55.00
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.
$44.00
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
Mythes D'Homere et La Pensee Grecque
by Buffiere, Felix
Published by: Societe D'Edition "Les Belles Lettres"
, 1111
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. Second edition. Text in French. 677pp. POS on ffep. Spine slightly sunned. Else FINE in near fine original printed acetate dust jacket. A few chips to dj edges, else fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$82.50
Book #84328
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 Selected from The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night
by Burton, Richard F. (translator) David Shumaker (editor)
Published by: Avenel Books
, 1978
Hardcover
Faux leather binding, 8vo. B&W illustrations throughout. 871 pp. Faint foxing to top edge of pages. Slight musty odor. Else VERY GOOD +. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$20.00
Book #98489
Myths to Live By
by Campbell, Joseph
Published by: Viking Press
, 1972
Hardcover
1st printing. Hardcover, 8vo, 276pp with index. Top edge stained blue. Slightly musty odor. Page edges and endpapers lightly foxed. Cloth mildly soiled. Dustjacket has faint soiling near spine and faint wear at edges. Price unclipped. Very Good. Now in mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$40.00
Book #103134
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
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
Kalevala epic of The Finnish People
by Friberg, Eino. George C. Schoolfield
Published by: Otava Publishing Company Ltd
, 1990
Hardcover
Hardcover, small 4to. 408 pp. Mild foxing to top edge of text block. Else fine in near fine dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear, else fine. DJ now in Mylar.
$45.00
Book #102949
Faeries
by Froud, Brian, Alan Lee, and David Larkin
Published by: Harry N. Abrams
, 1979
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to, unpaginated. Profuse color and b/w illustrations throughout. Mild foxing to page edges. Some light foxing to cloth edges and endpapers. Light soiled spot at upper portion of spine cloth. Dustjacket lightly and unevenly toned, mild wrinkling to laminate at rear panel, light all over soiling. Very Good. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #103013
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
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