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Mythology, Folklore, Legends

Mythology, Folklore, Legends

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61 HARRER, Heinrich Geister Und Damonen: Magische Erlebnisse in Fernen Landern
Berlin Ullstein 1977 Second Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Magic & Ghosts in primitive folklore - Thailand, Indonesia, Inuit, Himilayas, Tibet etc. German language. 212pp, mit 31 farbigen Abbildungen und 98 Zeichnungen von Gertraud Mayr. Bright copy with sound binding, almost as new. Dustjacket is also very bright and clean with a few minor edge nicks. Colorful advertising leaflet for books by Harrer laid-in. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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62 HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel A Wonder Book, and Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys
New York Duffield & Co. 1913 Later Edition Cloth Near Fine No Dustjacket Hardcover 19cm by 25cm Maxfield Parrish 
Two collections of tales for young people from classical mythology. 358pp, Colour frontis and nne colour plates, all with tissue guards, by Maxfield Parrish.Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Hinges are sound, no cracking. Navy cloth shows only slight wear to extremities of spine. Colour paste-down illustration, by Parris, shows light surface rubbing/handing wear. Very slid and attractive copy. Weight, 1.157kg. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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63 HEIGHT, Joseph S. Folksongs of Our Forefathers in Russia, America and Canada
Bismark, ND North Dakota Historical Society of Germans 1978 First Edition Printed Card Wraps About Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Collection of words and music to German-Russian folksongs. Text in German and in English. 170pp, music. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. Almost 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 280g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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64 HOOKE, S. H. Middle Eastern Mythology
Harmondsworth, UK Penguin Books 1966 Second Printing Printed Card Wrappers About Fine Mass Market Paberback 7" Tall 
A Pelican Original, A546. Mythology of the Egyptians, Babylonians, Assyrians, Hittites, Canaanites and Hebrews. 198pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Only very slight signs of wear present. Weight, 155g. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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65 HOPE MONCRIEFF, A. R. Romance & Legend of Chivalry
London Bracken Books 1986 1851700110 / 9781851700110 Reprint Edition Cloth As New Almost As New Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Facsimile of the original edition. With Illustrations from drawings and famous paintings. 488pp including 36pp of plates in b&w. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 916g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The book of Guinevere : legendary queen of Camelot, HOPKINS, Andrea
66 HOPKINS, Andrea The book of Guinevere : legendary queen of Camelot
Toronto [?] Prospero Books 1998 0886653584 / 9780886653583 Second USA Printing Cloth Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Explores the life and reign of Queen Guinevere through poetry and prose, literature and legend. OCLC Number: 236080591. Originally published by Saraband Inc. in 1996. Description: 96 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, still quite fresh. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. See scan. Weight, 454g. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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67 HORNE, Josephine - et al Kanien'ke“ha' Okara'sho“n:'a; Mohawk Stories
Albany, NY University of the State of New York, State Education Dept. 1976 First Edition Printed Wrappers Fine Softcover Quarto 
Stories from Mohawk Indian folklore. Bulletin (New York State Museum : 1976), no. 427. x, 265 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. English and Mohawk languages. OCLC Number: 3360491. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 645g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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68 HUNT, J. Bradley - Illustrator Mink and Cloud : Sliammon Indian Band Story
Powell River, B.C. Sliammon Indian Band 1985 First Edition Stapled Card Wrappers VG+ Softcover 28cm by 22cm J. Bradley Hunt 
Folk story of the Sliammon Indian Band at Powell River, beautifully illustrated in traditional style by J. Bradley Hunt. 23 pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 28 cm. Bright, clean interior. Surname in ink to thetitle page, otherwise unmarked. Tight, stapled binding. Clean wrappers showing only very minor wear to the fore edge corner tips. Weight, 102g, unpacked. Many items under 500g qualify for inexpensive Lettermail Rates within Canada. Items under 250g qualify for similar rates to the USA. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Folk-Lore: Transactions of the Folk-Lore Society, JAMES, Rev. Prof. E. O. - Editor
69 JAMES, Rev. Prof. E. O. - Editor Folk-Lore: Transactions of the Folk-Lore Society
London Folk-Lore Society 1939 First Edition Printed Wraps About VG Periodical 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Volume L, Number 4 - for December, 1939. Folklore of Prehistoric remains, Ballads and Tunes Which Travel, Folklore of the Net, etc. pp321-411. Clean copy with a sound binding. Some minor wear to spine. Scan available. Weight, 130g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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70 JENKINS, Elizabeth The Mystery of King Arthur
New York Coward McCann & Geoghegan 1975 698106768 First American Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Near Fine Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
The author attempts an explanation of the Legends of King Arthur. 224pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. no wear to boards. Dustjacket is nearly similar but with slight culing to edges. Weight, 860g. 
Price: 11.50 USD
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71 JENNESS, Diamond The Corn Goddess and Other Tales from Indian Canada
Ottawa National Museum of Canada 1960 Second Edition Printed Wraps Good VG Government Publication 9.75" Tall Winnifred K. Bentley 
Legends and myths of the North American Indian in Canada. Bulletin No. 141, Anthropological series No. 39. 111pp, illustrated by Winnifred K. bentley. Interior is bright and clean. Binding tight and square. Previous owner's signature to tp. Minor rubbing to wraps. Weight, 300g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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North American Indian Silver Craft, JOHNSON, E. Pauline (Tekahionwake)
72 JOHNSON, E. Pauline (Tekahionwake) North American Indian Silver Craft
Toronto, Ontario, Canada Subway Books 2004 0968716377 / 9780968716373 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers As New Softcover 4" by 9" 
Essays by Canadian, E. Pauline Johnson, the poet, retelling some of the central myths and legends of the Iroquois and looking at the silver ornaments dealing with them. 53pp, illustrated. A 'mint' copy, 'as new'. Weight, 104g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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73 KINGSLEY, Charles The Heroes
London J. M. Dent 1965 New Edition Cloth Near Fine VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Joan Kiddell-Monroe 
A volume in the CIC series. Bound in Sundour cloth with special designs for the binding, end-papers and jackets by Alexander H. Williamson. Retelling of three of the greatest Greek legends, for juveniles. 210pp, 4 color plates, line drawings in the text. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Nearly similar dustjacket, in brodart, is taped to the boards in 4 places. Weight, 560g. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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74 KITANMAX SCHOOL We-Gyet Wanders on: Legends of the Northwest
Saanichton Hancock House 1997 0-919654-97-5 / 9780919654976 First Edition Cloth Fine VG+ 9.5" Tall 
Collection of Gitskan legends from the Northwest Coast. Collected and illustrated by a group of 'Ksan artists and storytellers. 73pp, illustrated. Bright copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket is similar but with a single 3/4" closed tear at top edge of back panel. Weight, 370g. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Irish Folk Lore, LAGENIENSIS [ Canon John O'Hanlon]
75 LAGENIENSIS [ Canon John O'Hanlon] Irish Folk Lore
Glasgow Cameron & Ferguson First Edition Cloth VG+ No Dustjacket: None Issued Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
First edition, dated 1870 at the end of the Preface. Ink name and date of 1887, to top margin of title page. Two bookplates, one to the fpde and the other to the ffep, both of th St. Alban's Young Men's Society Circulating Library. No further marks. x, 312pp. Interior is bright and clean. Binding is very tight. Green cloth shows a little scuffing/rubbing. Gilt titles to spine are bright. Slight wear to cloth at tipsd. Scans and further info are available. Weight, 364g. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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76 LEODHAS, Sorche Nic Claymore and Kilt: Tales of Scotish Kings and Castles
New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1967 First Edition Cloth About Fine VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Leo and Diane Dillon 
Book presents eleven stirring historical tales about Scottish kings, lairds and chieftains from the 3rd to the 17th centuries. Juvenile. Illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon. 157 p. illus. 25 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Price-clipped dustjacket is very attractively illustrated, showing minor edge wear. Weight, 509g. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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77 LLOYD, A. L. - Compiler Come All Ye Bold Miners: Ballads and Songs of the Coalfields
London Lawrence and Wishart Ltd. 1978 0853154120 / 9780853154129 Second, Revised and Enlarged Edition Cloth About Fine About Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A 'classic' of industrial folklore, here revised and enlarged over the first edition of 1952. A unique collection of song of the Coal Mines. 384 pages : music ; seventy-six ballads have melody lines. 23 cmBRight, clean, unmarked interior. Sound hinges. Tight square binding, no wear to the blue cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket in protective brodart. Weight, 660g. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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78 LLOYD, A. L. Et al Folk Songs of the Americas
New York Oak Publications 1966 First American Edition Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Music and Lyrics to a wide range of Folk Songs from South, Central and North America. Songs in languages other than English are accompanied by translations. edited by A.L. Lloyd for the International Folk Music Council ; associate editor, Isabel Aretz de Ramo“n y Rivera ; prepared under the auspices of the International Music Council, with the assistance of the United Nations Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). xvii, 276 pages ; 22 cm. OCLC Number: 1279740. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square and there are no spine creases present. Light wear to thefront wrapper. Weight, 320g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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79 MAC CON IOMAIRE, Liam Ireland of the Proverb
Dublin Town House 2007 0940279231 / 9780940279230 New Edition, First Printing Printed Card Wrappers Fine Softcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Bill Doyle 
Irish Proverbs explained and enlarged accompanying photographs by Bill Doyle. Text in English. Proverbs in English and Gaelic. First published in 1988. Bright, clean and unmarked. Bright, glossy French wrappers, unmarked and without wear. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 560g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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80 MALLARI, I. V. & WILSON, Laurence L. Tales from the Mountain Province, Retold for Children
Manila Phillipine Education Co. 1958 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers Very Good Plus Softcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall 
Folk tales of the Philippine's Mountain Province. 151pp, illlustrated. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, clean wtrappers. Weight, 250g. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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