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ANDERSON, WILLIAM
Green man: the archetype of our oneness with the Earth.
Harpercollins, 1991. Reprint; Second Printing. Softcover. An unmarked larger format (9" x 7") softback, card covers a little rubbed at the corners. 176 pages, illustrated by 136 photographs (some in colour) by Clive Hicks, notes, bibliography, index. Very Good.
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Book number: 52085
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 9.33 | JP 1050]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Green Man Folklore Paganism Mythology

 
ANON
FLS news: the newsletter of the Folklore Society no.5 (July 1987).
The Folklore Society, 1987. First Edition. Magazine. Clean and tightly bound A4 magazine, stapled spine, paper covers, no inscriptions. 12 pages. Very Good.
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Book number: 52894
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.66 | JP 750]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Folktales Mermaids

 
ASHE, GEOFFREY
The ancient wisdom.
Macmillan, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a priceclipped dustjacket. 232 pages, photos on 8 plates, notes, bibliography, index. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.
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Book number: 61212
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 9.33 | JP 1050]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: King Arthur Mythology Celtic British History Mother Goddess Numerology

 
ASHE, GEOFFREY
The ancient wisdom.
Macmillan, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is chipped at the foldovers and spine ends. 232 pages, photos on 8 plates, notes, bibliography, index. Very Good in Good dust jacket.
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Book number: 59403
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.99 | JP 900]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: King Arthur Mythology Celtic British History Numerology Mother Goddess

 
BARRETT, W. H. & GARROD, R. P.
East Anglian folklore: and other tales.
Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1976. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a spine-faded unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xvi + 144 pages, 7 drawings in the text. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.
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Book number: 38345
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 11.99 | JP 1350]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Agricultural bygones Farming Norfolk Mole Catching Bungay Suffolk

 
BASFORD, KATHLEEN
The Green Man.
Ipswich: D. S. Brewer Ltd. 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor bumping at corners, no inscriptions. 128 pages, 95 plates, references, index. Very Good with no dust jacket.
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Book number: 61163
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 US$ 26.64 | JP 3000]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Woodcarving Stonemason Ecclesiastical Architecture

 
BERCOVICI, KONRAD
The story of the gypsies.
Jonathan Cape, 1930. Reprint. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with silver titles, spine and top of front board sunned, cloth rubbed at corners and spine edges, name & date on half title page. 320 pages, photos on plates by E. O. Hoppe. Fair with no dust jacket.
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Book number: 61189
GBP 5.50 [Appr.: EURO 6.25 US$ 7.33 | JP 825]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Eastern Europe Spain Travelling people E. O. Hoppe

 
BILLSON, CHARLES JAMES
County folk-lore: Leicestershire And Rutland.
Lightning Source, 2010. Facsimile. Softcover. Clean and tightly bound paperback, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 154 pages, bibliography. A facsimile of part three of County Folk Lore, originally published in 1895. Fine.
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Book number: 56920
GBP 11.50 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 US$ 15.32 | JP 1725]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Folk & traditional customs Local History Folklore Witchcraft

 
BLOCK, MARTIN FRIEDRICH
Gypsies: their life and customs.
Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1938. First English Edition. Hardcover. Reading copy, an ex library hardback with the usual stamps & stickers, no inscriptions, tightly bound in dark blue cloth with gilt titles. xii + 248 pages, 79 photos on plates. Fair with no dust jacket.
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Book number: 61184
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.32 | JP 1500]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Romany gipsy

 
BOWEN, OLWEN & KENNEDY, RICHARD
Tales from the Mabinogion.
Gollancz, 1971. Reprint; Second Printing. Hardcover. Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket, spine lightly sunned (gone to yellow from orange). Appears little used. 158 pages, illustrations in the text by Richard Kennedy, glossary. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.
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Book number: 60969
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 9.33 | JP 1050]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Folklore Welsh history Mythology

 
CAMERON, ANNE
Dzelarhons: myths of the northwest coast and Child of her people (2 paperbacks).
Canada: Harbour Publishing Co. Ltd, 1986. First Edition. Softcover. 2 clean and tightly bound paperback originals, no inscriptions, spines uncreased, card covers rubbed at corners but generally appear little used. Dzelarhons; 160 pages. Child; published by Siren Books in 1987, top page edges foxed, 208 pages. Very Good.
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Book number: 54089
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.66 | JP 1200]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Native American Folklore British Columbia

 
CARADEC, TH.
Au fil de la route Bretonne: paysages, types, murs et legendes.
France: Librairie Nilsson, 1903. First Edition. Softcover. Clean and tightly bound paperback original, professionally restored, original paper cover rebacked, contents restitched, no inscriptions. 316 pages + adverts. Text in French. Good.
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Book number: 32508
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.25 US$ 39.96 | JP 4500]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Brittany Breton Folklore French traditional customs Pays d'Armor

 
CLODD, EDWARD
Magic in names and in other things.
Chapman & Hall, 1920. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with gilt titles, cloth has a splashmark to the front cover and minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. viii + 238 pages, index. Good with no dust jacket.
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Book number: 61036
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 US$ 26.64 | JP 3000]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Folklore Ethnography Superstition

 
CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN
The young Oxford book of folk-tales.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. x + 214 pages, illustrations in the text, glossary. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.
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Book number: 39678
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.66 | JP 1200]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Storytelling Fairy Tales Folklore Mythology

 
DUDDINGTON, NATALIE
Russian folk tales.
Rupert Hart-Davis, 1967. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright priceclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 144 pages, illustrations in the text by Dick Hart. Fine in Very Good dust jacket.
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Book number: 24808
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.32 | JP 1500]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Fairy Tale Folklore Russia Mythology

 
FAIRWEATHER, BARBARA; MATHIESON, J. M. & PEGG, BOB
The folklore of Glencoe and North Lorn, with, A key to Highland place names, with, Secret doorways, strange worlds: a storywalk through Huntly, with, The piper of Windy Ha: a legend of the parish of Olrig (4 booklets).
Glencoe: The Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum, 1975. First Edition. Booklet. 4 (3 A5 and one smaller) clean and tightly bound paperback originals, stapled spines, paper pictorial covers, no inscriptions Glencoe: staples rusty, 16 pages, undated but assume mid 1970s. Names: published by An Comunn Gaidhealach in 1966, 8 pages, bibliography. Secret: published by Deveron Arts in 2007, 32 pages, illustrated by Deborah Beeson. Piper: published by Caithness Books, 12 pages, illustrated, undated but appears mid 1970s. Good.
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Book number: 56281
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 9.33 | JP 1050]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Oral tradition Folk Singing Scotland Gaelic

 
FOSTER, R. F.
The Irish story: telling tales and making it up in Ireland.
Allen Lane, 2001. Reprint; Third Printing. Hardcover. An unmarked hardback book in a bright unclipped dustjacket. xx + 282 pages, index. Fine in Fine dust jacket.
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Book number: 12516
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.66 | JP 1200]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: History W.B. Yeats Oral Culture Mythology Folklore Literature

 
FOWKE, EDITH
Canadian folklore.
Canada: Oxford University Press, 1988. First Edition. Softcover. Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. viii + 150 pages, frontispiece, bibliography, index.. Very Good.
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Book number: 54504
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.99 | JP 900]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Folk & traditional customs Social History Canada

 
GARNER, ALAN (ED)
A book of Goblins.
Penguin Books, 1969. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine creased, card covers rubbed at corners, imprint of name on top of front cover otherwise no inscriptions. 222 pages, illustrations in the text by Krystyna Turska, notes, bibliography. Very Good.
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Book number: 55429
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.66 | JP 1200]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Fantasy e. e. Cummings Folklore

 
GEE, H. L. AND BILLINGSLEY, JOHN
Folk tales of Yorkshire, with, Folk tales from Calderdale: place legends and lore from the Calder valley (2 books).
Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd. 1952. Reprint. Hardcover. Clean & tightly bound hardback book, page edges foxed, no inscriptions, in a price clipped dustjacket which is chipped and creased at the edges with 2 closed tears to back cover. viii + 160 pages, illustrations in the text by Fred Lawson. Calderdale: Clean and tightly bound paperback original, signed by the author, no other marks or inscriptions. Appears little used. 90 pages, illustrations in the text, references, index Published by Northern Earth, Hebden Bridge in 2008. Good in Fair dust jacket.
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Book number: 38362
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.32 | JP 1500]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Hebden Bridge Pennines Folklore Plough Monday Mother Shipton

 
GIFFORD, EDWARD S.
The evil eye: studies in the folklore of vision.
U.S.A: Macmillan & Co. Ltd. 1958. First American Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in quarter red cloth with gilt titles over decorated paper on boards, endpapers tanned, no inscriptions. viii + 216 pages, text illustrations, bibliography, index. Very Good with no dust jacket.
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Book number: 60994
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.66 | JP 1200]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Pagan Religion Christianity Folklore Superstition

 
GLASSIE, HENRY (ED)
Irish folktales.
Penguin, 1987. First English Edition. Softcover. Very clean, tightly bound paperback, spine slightly creased, but appears little used, no inscriptions. 125 Irish stories from a wide selection of sources.. Very Good.
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Book number: 13391
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 11.99 | JP 1350]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Ireland Folklore Storytelling

 
GRAVES, ALFRED PERCEVAL
The Irish fairy book.
A. & C. Black, Ltd. 1938. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in beige cloth with green titles, minor browning at page edges, no inscriptions. x + 310 pages, colour frontispiece & b/w drawings in the text by George Denham. Very Good with no dust jacket.
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Book number: 37349
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.25 US$ 19.98 | JP 2250]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: George Denham Childrens Illustrated Fiction Folklore Fairy Tale W. B. Yeats J. S. Lefanu

 
HACKWOOD, F. W.
Staffordshire: customs, superstitions and folklore.
East Ardsley: EP Publishing Limited, 1974. Reprint. Hardcover. Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is rubbed at the edges & sunned at the spine. 178 pages, index. Very Good in Good dust jacket.
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Book number: 56677
GBP 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.75 US$ 17.32 | JP 1950]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Folk & traditional customs Maypole dancing Burton on Trent Walsall

 
HADFIELD, MILES & JOHN
The twelve days of Christmas.
Cassell & Company, Ltd. 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright priceclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 176 pages, colour & b/w photos on plates, index. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.
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Book number: 46506
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 US$ 11.99 | JP 1350]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: Folklore Traditional customs Ritual

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