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Two 1965 Fairy Tale Books:  Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and Cinderella
1 Two 1965 Fairy Tale Books: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and Cinderella
England, World Distributors, 1965, Oversize Hardback Good No Jacket 
Both books are 9 1/4"w x 11 7/8"h. Cinderella has small tears on spine. Super 1960's brightly colored illustrations by Mary Smith. Retold by Mae Broadley. 137064 
Price: 14.95 USD
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We-Gyet Wanders On:  Legends of the Northwest
2 We-Gyet Wanders On: Legends of the Northwest
Seattle, WA, Hancock House Publishers Ltd., 1977, 0919654975 / 9780919654976 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Northwest 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 76 pages. 7 5/8"w x 9 1/2"h. Slight edge wear. Text in English and Gitksan. Red and black illustrations. "Ksan is an Indian village in the mountains of north central British Columbia. The Gitksan people have lived in this country for over six thousand years. The people who tell these legends are the latest generation of 'Ksan storytellers. They have not merely preserved the ancient stories but have re-animated them with wonderful humour and delightful irony." 140182 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Fables of Aesop, Aesop; Frasconi, Antonio
3 Aesop; Frasconi, Antonio 12 Fables of Aesop
N Y, Museum of Modern Art, 1964, Staple Bound Very Good Art Frasconi, Antonio 
Staple-bound 32 page booklet. 6"w x 8 1/2"h. Linoleum block prints by Antonio Frasconi. 140851 
Price: 14.95 USD
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The Medici Aesop: From the Spencer Collection of the New York Public Library, Aesop; McTigue, Bernard; Everett Fahy
4 Aesop; McTigue, Bernard; Everett Fahy The Medici Aesop: From the Spencer Collection of the New York Public Library
N Y, Harry N Abrams Inc, 1989, 0810915421 / 9780810915428 Oversize Hardback Fine Near Fine 
Book is in excellent condition in every respect, with gilt lettering on spine and filigree on cover over deep blue cloth. Sharp corners, square, straight spine, text block is solid and straight. Dust jacket shows light scuffing and general wear, no tears, no edge wear. This is a book of "Aesop's Fables elegantly handwritten in Greek and illustrated by some of the lovelies miniature paintings that have ever appeared between the covers of a Renaissance manuscript." 151 plates in full color. 136507 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Babylon Post: And Other Uncommon Tales From Jeremiah, Alloway, Rob
5 Alloway, Rob Babylon Post: And Other Uncommon Tales From Jeremiah
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Regent College Publishing, 2005, 1573832251 / 9781573832250 Trade Paperback Fine 
Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 214 pages. 126673 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Balaam's Revenge: And Other Uncommon Tales from the Old Testament, Alloway, Rob
6 Alloway, Rob Balaam's Revenge: And Other Uncommon Tales from the Old Testament
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Regent College Publishing, 1999, 1573831417 / 9781573831413 Trade Paperback Fine 
Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 234 pages. 126668 
Price: 10.95 USD
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The Left Hand of God: And other uncommon tales from Esther, Nehemiah and Ezra, Alloway, Rob
7 Alloway, Rob The Left Hand of God: And other uncommon tales from Esther, Nehemiah and Ezra
Vancouver, Regent College Publishing, 2008, 1573834378 / 9781573834377 Trade Paperback Fine 
Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 273 pages. 126675 
Price: 14.95 USD
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8 And, Metin Karagoz: Turkish Shadow Theatre
Ankara, Turkey, Dost Yayinlari, 1975, Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 80 pages, plus color plates. 85 color illustrations and 80 b&w illustrations. 6 1/2"w x 9 1/2"h. 138878 
Price: 18.95 USD
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Illustrerte Eventyr, Andersen, Hans Christian
9 Andersen, Hans Christian Illustrerte Eventyr
Norway, Herman Forlag, 2004, 8230202710 / 9788230202715 Oversize Hardcover Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 144 pages. Profusely illustrated in color. Text in Norwegian. Pictorial boards. 132583 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Andersen, Hans Christian, et al. Verhalen voor het hele Jaar
Netherlands, Rebo Productions, 1990, 9036604109 / 9789036604109 Oversize Hardback Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Price sticker residue on cover. Beautiful illustrations in color. Text in Dutch. 319 pages. 110431 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Favourite Fairy Tales, Anderson, Hans Christian
11 Anderson, Hans Christian Favourite Fairy Tales
London and Glasgow, Collins, Oversize Hardback Near Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Unpaginated. The fairy tales included are The Snow Queen, The Flying Trunk, The Ugly Duckling. Glossy pictorial cover. 8 1/4"w x 10 3/4"h. Bright color illustrations. 137418 
Price: 14.95 USD
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12 Anderson, Hans Christian; Van Steenbergen, Rik Van Sprookjes En Vertellingen
Lisse, Rebo Productions, 1989, 903660401X / 9789036604017 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. In Dutch. 559 pages. Old price sticker on cover. 110429 
Price: 45.00 USD
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13 Avery, Catherine B. The New Century Handbook of Greek Mythology and Legend
Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1972, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Book shows very light shelf wear only to covers: binding is solid, spine straight, text is clean and unmarked in any way. 565 pages. An alphabetical list of Greek mythological & legendary figures with sometimes just a paragraph or pages long descriptions. Text is very clean on high quality paper showing no fading or discoloring with occasional b&w illustrations. 135015 
Price: 17.95 USD
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The Jatakas Tales of India, Babbitt, Ellen C.
14 Babbitt, Ellen C. The Jatakas Tales of India
N Y, Century Co., 1923, Hard Cover Fair No Jacket Young, Ellsworth 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Fragile binding with a few loose pages and loose hinges. Silhouette illustrations by Ellsworth Young. 5 1/4"w x 6 7/8"h. 92 pages. Brown cloth boards with library tape on spine. "The Jatakas, or Birth-stories, form one of the sacred books of the Buddhists and relate to the adventures of the Buddha in his former existences, the best character in any story being identified with the Master." 133599 
Price: 35.00 USD
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15 Baring-Gould, William S.; Baring-Gould, Ceil The Annotated Mother Goose: Nursery Rhymes Old and New, Arranged and Explained
Clarkson N. Potter, 1962, Hard Cover Good Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 350 pages. Slight waviness to first few pages; the rest of the text is clean and unmarked. 126042 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Shamans and Kushtakas: North Coast Tales of the Supernatural, Beck, Mary Giraudo
16 Beck, Mary Giraudo Shamans and Kushtakas: North Coast Tales of the Supernatural
Anchorage, Alaska, Alaska Northwest Books, 1992, 0882404067 / 9780882404066 Trade Paperback Very Good Oliver, Marvin Signed by Author
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 127 pages. 133467 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Becker, Karl Wolfgang & Rolf Munzner Deutsche Fabeln Aus Neun Jahrhunderten
Reclam-Verlag Leipzig, 1991, Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed. Hard Cover Very Good + 
552 pages with occasional paintings. Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text is clean. Very clean copy for an ex-library. Text is in German. 100496 
Price: 11.25 USD
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Poplore: Folk and Pop in American Culture, Bluestein, Gene
18 Bluestein, Gene Poplore: Folk and Pop in American Culture
U.S.A., University of Massachusetts Press, 1994, 087023904X / 9780870239045 Trade Paperback Fine Anthropology/Sociology 
Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Author contends that Poplore is more accurately reflective of the popular and commercial roots and dynamic, syncretic traditions of American democratic culture; with interviews fo legendary banjo picker Buell Kazee and ronder of Folways Records, Moe Asch. 140252 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Grimms Marchen Vollstandige Ausgabe, Vol 1, Bruder Grimm (Wilhelm & Jakob)
19 Bruder Grimm (Wilhelm & Jakob) Grimms Marchen Vollstandige Ausgabe, Vol 1
Manesse Verlag, 1986, 3717511629 / 9783717511625 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 596 pages. Previous owner's inscription. Full blue cloth boards. Small format: 3 3/4"w x 6"h. Gold ribbon bookmark. Text in German. Black and white illustrations. Edge wear to dust jacket. 137726 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Dictionary of Chicano Folklore, Castro, Rafaela G.
20 Castro, Rafaela G. Dictionary of Chicano Folklore
Santa Barbara, California, U.S.A., Abc-Clio Inc, 2000, 0874369533 / 9780874369533 Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed. Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 098902 
Price: 18.95 USD
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