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Mythology, Folklore, Legends

Mythology, Folklore, Legends

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1 ADAMS, Richard The Iron Wolf and Other Stories
UK Allen Lane 1980 071391341X / 9780713913415 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Yvonne Gilbert; Jennifer Campbell 
Nineteen folktales from around the world deal with robins, nightingales, wolves, crabs, parrots, dogs, dragons, cats, and woodpeckers. Published outside Great Britain under title: 'The unbroken web'. 141 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, inside and outside. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Near new! Weight, 600g 
Price: 7.95 USD
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2 AESOP AEsop's Fables
New York Century Co. 1911 First Thus Cloth, Gilt VG+ No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall E. Boyd Smith 
Aesop's Fables illustrated in b&w by E. Boyd Smith. xii, 172 p. ill. 22 cm. Ornamental borders to each page.Interior is clean though a few small a small stain noted to blank page p2. Ginges sound, no cracking. No ownership marks. Brown cloth is very bright and clean and the gilt titles and decoration shos no fading. Minor wear to cloth at tips. Weight, 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 ALEXANDER, Marc British Folklore
New York, NY, U.S.A. Crescent Books 1982 0517379376 / 9780517379370 New Edition Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles Fine  Fine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
The book examines the rich and varied folklore, legends and beliefs that provide a unique insight into Britain's history. 224pp, profusely illustrated in b&w. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy. Previous owner's bookplate to htp. No wear to cloth or to dustjacket. Weight, 1.01kg.  
Price: 11.00 USD
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4 ALLAN, Thomas Allan's Illustrated Edition of Tyneside Songs
Newcastle-upon-Tyne Frank Graham 1972 0902833758 / 9780902833753 Facsimile Reprint Cloth Fine VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Classic collection of Folk Songs from the Tyneside area of Northern England. Facsimile reprint of 6th ed., Newcastle upon Tyne: T. & G. Allan, 1891. xxx, xvi, 578 p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 22 cm.Book is very bright and clean, still fresh. Binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is very nearly similar. Weight, 941g. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Time Before Morning: Art and Myth of the Australian Aborigines, ALLEN, Louis A.
5 ALLEN, Louis A. Time Before Morning: Art and Myth of the Australian Aborigines
U.S.A. Thomas Crowell Co 1976 0690009992 / 9780690009996 First Edition, First Printing Cloth Fine Good VG Hardcover Small Quarto 
Marvellously illustrated collection of the myths and legends of the aboriginal inhabitants of Australia's Arnhem Land. xii, 304 pages, [9] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked copy, inside and outside. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket shows minor edge wear and a couple of short, closed margin tears. Weight, 1.072kg. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. 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. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. Questions? Quotes? - please email. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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6 ANDERSEN, Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales, Translated from the Original
New York John W, Lovell Company Later Edition Quarter Leather Marbled Boards VG+ No Dustjacket Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Attractive edition of Hans Christian Andersen's Tales. 36 tales in all, 380 pages, not illustrated. Undated, circa late 19th century. Attractive copy with a red leather spine, gily titles and decoration with marbled boards and marbled page edges. Interior is clean and unmarked excepting a light ink signature to a front endpaper. Minor wear to edges of boards and a small., lost chip at the head of the spine. Weight unpacked, 464g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges without overcharging. 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. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 ANON Sing a Song of Sixpence, and Other Nursery Rhymes
Toronto Canada Games Co. 1919 First Edition, Presumed Card Wrappers Good VG Childrens Book 17cm by 22.5" 
Canada Toy Books, A1 Series. Nursery Rhymes for young children. Size - 22.5cm tall. 12pp. Colorful wrappers. Each nursery rhyme has its own two-color illustration. Weight, 34g. Clean and unmarked. Slight wear to foot of spine. Scan available. Inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates may apply to most locations, Canada, the U. S. A. and International. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Sagas of the Norsemen: Viking and German Myth, AUERBACH, Loren; SIMPSON, Jacqueline; DUNCAN Baird Publishers
8 AUERBACH, Loren; SIMPSON, Jacqueline; DUNCAN Baird Publishers Sagas of the Norsemen: Viking and German Myth
Amsterdam Time Life Books 1997 0705435334 / 9780705435338 Fourth Printing Hardcover As New Almost As New Hardcover Quarto 
The Mythology of the Viking and Germanic world. Includes Gods, Goddesses, the Viking and Germanic world, tales of myths and more. 144 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 29 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy in a nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket, showing some minor surface rubbing to the rear panel. Weight, 863g. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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9 BAIN, F. W. An incarnation of the snow ...
Oxford James Parker and Co. 1908 First Edition Hard Cover Good to Very Good No Dustjacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Indian mythology translated from Sanskrit. Translated from the original manuscript, by F.W. Bain. OCLC Number: 1674852. xxiii, 108 p. front. 21 cm. Bound in stiff, card boards covered in great paper with a velum spine. Interior is a good VG, no foxing, Boards are sound, binding is tight and square. However, the top 1.5" of the vellum spine is damaged and partly lost. Weight, 396g. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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10 BARBEAU, Marius Tsimsyan Myths
Ottawa Department of Northern Affairs 1961 First Edition Printed Card Wraps Near Fine Small 4to 
Myths of one of the principal Indian Nations occupying the Central Coast of British Columbia, the Tsimsyan. National Museum of Canada Bulletin No. 174, Anthropological Series No. 51. 97pp, photo illustrated, color illustrated endpapers. Very bright copy with a tight, square spine and firm binding. Small defect on frontis - a small 1/4" hole, perhaps a printing defect. See scan. Weight, 225g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 BART, Benjamin F.: COOK, Robert Francis The Legendary Sources of Flaubert's Saint Julien
Downsview, Ontario, Canada Univ of Toronto Press 1977 0802053734 / 9780802053732 First Edition Cloth About Fine No Dustjacket: None Issued Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall 
Examination of the sources used by Gustave Flaubert in his work, 'Legende de Saint Julien l'Hospitalier'. xii, 203 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. A near fine, 'as new' except for slight wear to the bottom corner tip of the front board. Weight, 514g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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12 BEARE, Beryl Scotland: Myths and Legends
Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom Lomond Books 1999 0947782974 / 9780947782979 Second Printing Laminated Pictorial Boards Fine  Near Fine Hardcover Oblong 4to 
Myths and legends of Scotland accompanied by sumptuous color photography. 80pp, color photo illustrated. Bright, fresh, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. About as new. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 506g.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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13 BECKWITH, Martha W. Hawaiian Mythology
Honolulu University of Hawaii Press 1971 0870220624 / 9780870220623 Second Printing Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles About Fine  G+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
The first scholarly work on Hawaiian Mythology, originally published in 1940. 575pp. Very bright, clean copy. Unmarked. Tight, square binding. Unclipped dustjacket has some top edge wear and a 1.5" tear at head of spine. Otherwise bright and clean. Heavy book weighing just over 1kg.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 BELLINGHAM, David; WHITTAKER, Clio; GRANT, John Myths and legends : Viking, Oriental, Greek
London New Burlington Books 1992 1853484261 / 9781853484261 First Edition Cloth Fine VG+ Hardcover Quarto 
he material in this book previously appeared in 'An introduction to Viking mythology', 'An introduction to Greek mythology' and 'An introduction to Oriental mythology'. 208 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding and no wear to the cloth.. The unclipped dustjacket is neraly similar. Large. heavy book weighing 1.125kg. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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15 BEMISTER, Margaret Thirty Indian Legends of Canada
Vancouver Douglas & MacIntyre 1993 0888940254 / 9780888940254 Ninth Printing Card Wrappers As New Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Douglas tAIT 
Originally published Toronto, Macmillan Co. of Canada, 1912. 153 p. ill. 23 cm. Illus. by Douglas Tait. Bright, unmarked, 'fresh' copy, 'as new'. Weight, 180g. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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16 BERNDT, Ronald & Catherine - Editors Speaking Land: Myth and Story in Aboriginal Australia
E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A. Penguin USA 1989 0140120726 / 9780140120721 Second Paperback Printing Printed Card Wrappers About 'As New' Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Anthology recording almost 200 myth-stories drawn from a number of Aboriginal societies and cultures. 438pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 406g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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17 BORDAS, Thierry Celtic Mythology
UK Grange Books 2004 1840136901 / 9781840136906 First Edition in English Cloth About 'As New' About 'As New' Hardcover Quarto 
Foreword, Pierre Brunel. 116 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm. BRight, fresh, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 656g. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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18 BOSWELL, Hazel Legends of Quebec; From the Land of the Golden Dog
Toronto McClelland & Stewart 1966 First Ed Cloth Near Fine Good Plus Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hazel Boswell 
Collection of folk tales from Quebec. 120pp, illustrated by the author. Bright, clean interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to green cloth. Dustjacket is also clean but with some edge wear and a few, small missing pieces. Weight, 380g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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19 BOUCHARD, Randy; KENNEDY, Dorothy I. D. - Editors Lillooet Stories
Victoria, BC Aural History, Provincial Archives of British Columbia 1981 Second Printing, Revised Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Softcover Quarto 
Legends and folklore of the Lillooet Indians of British Columbia. Issued as: Sound Heritage ; v. 6, no. 1. ii, 78 p. : ill. ; 27 cm. No cassette. Bright, clean and unmarked except for a small owner's label to the tp. Tight, sound binding. Weight, 223g. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 BOYNTON, Holmes - Editor Icelandic Folk Tales and Fairy Stories
Vancouver, BC Beatrice S. Gislason Boynton 1976 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers About 'As New'  Softcover 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Peter Magnus Wendel 
Selected translated and edited by Holmes Boynton. 98pp, illustrations by Peter Magnus Wendel. 'As new', never sold from a private stock. Multiple copies. Weight, 270g.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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