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MYTHS and LEGENDS

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1 ABRAHAMS, Roger D. (editor) Afro-American Folktales. Stories from Black Traditions in the New World.
Pantheon Books, New York. 1985 
Paperback. xxii, 326pp. Illustrated. Bottom edge slightly stained, covers slightly worn o/w VG+. 53140 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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2 ADAMNAN. Life of Saint Columba. Founder of HY, by... Edited by William Reeves.
Llanerch Publishers, Felinfach. 1988 
Facsimile Reprint. Paperback. Lovely bright copy, slight soiling to covers and spine o/w Nr. fine. ISBN: 0947992197 44687 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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3 AESOP. Aesop's Fables. With Eight Full-Page Illustrations in Colour by Charles Folkard.
1912 
A.&.C. Black London. 1912. First Edition. Hardback. No DW. Beige pictorial boards. Colour frontis + 7 colour plates + b&w drawings in text. Slight soiling to rear board and joints cracked. Endpapers browned and some very light and occasional foxing to contents that are clean and sound overall. 73489 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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4 AESOP. Select Fables of Esop and Other Fabulists. In Three Books.
Printed by John Baskerville for R. and J. Dodsley. London. 1761 
First edition. Small 8vo. iv, lxiii, 204pp. + [28]pp. index of fables. Engraved frontis., vignette to title, 14 engraved plates + illustrative head and tail pieces. Rebound in later half brown morocco gilt, marbled bds, gilt bands and title to spine (late 19th century rebinding). Signs of wear to head and tail of spine and along joints and edges of bds. pages browned and lightly stained in places, small portion of outer margin to two plates absent not affecting the illustrations. The book is in three portions; Ancient Fables, Modern Fables and Traditional Fables with a preface and a long life of Aesop and a an essay on fables. A lovely example of a well produced eighteenth century volume. 15331 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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5 AESOP. TAYLOR, Jefferys. Aesop in Rhyme, With Some Originals. By Jefferys Taylor. With an Engraving to Each Fable. The Second Edition, Corrected.
1823 
Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy. 1823. Second edition. Small slim 8vo. iv, 127pp. Engraved frontis. displaying Aesop's trial with the animals including a large elephant. 70 detailed oval vignettes to 35 pages. Quarter red roan gilt, very rubbed to spine. Marbled boards. Upper joint very tender and partially split. Corners rubbed and worn. Some occ. spotting. Illustrations attractively off-set to opposing page. 70281 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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6 AGRAWALA, Vasudeva S. Ancient Indian Folk Cults. Indian Civilisation Series No. VII.
Prithivi Prakashan, Varanasi. 1970 
First Edition. DW. 216pp including appendices. Boards slightly warped, rubbed and worn at extremities. Pages lightly browned. Wrapper spine sunned, with slight fading to margins o/w VG/VG. 57988 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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7 AINSWORTH, Ruth. Fairy Gold. Favorite Fairy Tales Retold for the Very Young. Illustrated by Barbara Hope Steinberg.
Heinemann, London. 1975 
Reprint. Hardback. DW. Illustrated. 119pp. VG+/VG in slightly worn wrapper that is sunned to spine and margins of upper panel. 52749 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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8 ALIBASAH, Margaret Muth. Folk Tales from Bali and Lombok.
Penerbit Djambatan. Jakarta. 2007 
Fourth edition. Small p/bk. Illustrated. As new. ISBN: 9789794283509 44946 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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9 ALLIES, Jabez. The British, Roman, and Saxon Antiquities and Folk-Lore of Worcestershire.
1856 
John Russell Smith, London. 1856. Second Edition. No DW. Original Plum cloth, gilt, recased with new endpapers. Illustrated with all plates present. Ex-Library copy, but very clean with only 1 stamp to title page and 1 stamp to last page of catalogue at rear. Spine is sunned with wear to outer edges and some rubbing to boards. Prelims foxed and occasional light foxing to contents o/w a clean copy. VG. 71788 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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10 AMAN, Dra. S. D. B. Folk Tales from Indonesia.
Penerbit Djambatan. Jakarta. 2007 
Ninth edition. Small p/bk. Illustrated. As new. ISBN: 9789794283516 44945 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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11 AMAN, Dra. S. D. B. Other Folk Tales from Indonesia.
Penerbit Djambatan. Jakarta. 2007 
Third edition. Small p/bk. Illustrated. As new. ISBN: 9789794284018 44943 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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12 AMAN, Dra. S. D. B. (Retold by). More Folk Tales from Indonesia.
Penerbit Djambatan. Jakarta. 2004 
Second edition. Small p/bk. Illustrated. As new. ISBN: 9789794285218 44944 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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13 ANAND, Mulk Raj. Folk Tales of Punjab.
Sterling Publishers PVT Ltd, New Delhi 1980 
Third Edition. 112pp. Lower board grubby, foxing throughout. Spine creased and head and tail of spine bumped. Good. 44958 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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14 ANDERE, Mary. Arthurian Links with Herefordshire.
Logaston Press, Herefordshire 1996 
Paperback. Illustrated. Slightly shelfworn o/w a lovely clean copy. VG+. 67843 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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15 ANDERSEN, Johannes C. Myths and Legends of the Polynesians by Johannes C. Andersen F.N.Z. Inst. With 16 Plates in Colour by Richard Wallwork A.R.C.A. Thirty-two Plates in Half-tone and Other Illustrations.
Charles E. Tuttle Co., Japan. 1986 
Second printing. DW. Cold. frontis and 15pp. plates by Richard Wallwork, 44b/w photographs, 13 line illustrations and 1 map. Fine in wrapper and boxed. 7509 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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16 ANDREWS, William. AINSWORTH, William Harrison, et al. History of the Dunmow Flitch of Bacon Custom. Poems by Ainsworth, William Berry, J.J. Briggs, Madame Clara de Chatelain...Mrs G. M. Tweddell...Historical Notices of Ceremonies similar to that of Dunmow.
William Tegg. London. 1877 
First edition. Small slim 8vo. Portrait frontis. + 3 plates. Original printed paper covered bds. Green linen backstrip, corners worn. Hinge visible but sound. VG. 13062 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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17 ANN, Martha and Dorothy Myers IMEL. Goddesses in World Mythology. A Biographical Dictionary.
Oxford University Press. 1995 
First edition in p/bk. SCARCE. Large format. 645pp. From the library of Margaret Stutley, the writer on Religion and Esoterica, with some of her pencil notes. Outer edge of pages sl. soiled, corners curled o/w VG+. 56535 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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18 ANON. The Bardic and Druid Order. Being the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids within the British Circle of the Universal Bond.
British Circle of Universal Bond, London. N.d. (c.1964) 
Paperback, staple binding. 10pp. Green Dragon Library stamp to front endpaper. Covers sunned o/w VG. 50727 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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19 ANON. The Book of Sir Galahad.
Privately published at King Arthur's Hall, Tintagel. 1928 
Small slim paperback. 55pp. B/w frontis. Charming copy, slightly grubby covers with occasional foxing throughout. A period piece from King Arthur's Hall in Tintagel, a knightly organisation. VG. 51708 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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20 ANON. Twenty Folk and Fairy Tales From East To West.
A & C Black Ltd. London. 1939 
First edition. Orig. green cloth. 8 ills. in col. by Charles Folkard and others. Please contact us for further information. 18325 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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