Byre Books: Folklore
found: 7 books

 
EKATERINA ALEKSIEVA AND DINNA ANCHEVA
Ancient Magic in Bulgarian Folklore
Sofia, Kalimana. 1991. Soft cover. Folk customs, games and songs, with music and photographs. No inscriptions, VG. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB12058
GBP 18.62 [Appr.: EURO 20.75 US$ 23.5 | JP¥ 2647]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: folk lore, Bulgaria legend mythology

 
BOCCACCIO, GIOVANNI
The Decameron: Book II: The Third and Fourth Day
Calcutta, Susil Gupta. 1944. Hardcover. Vol 2 only, days 3 and 4. With woodcuts. Good only: boards worn and marked, large chip to the upper spine, academic-library label to front paste-down, one gathering loose. Good.
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Book number: BYB11910
GBP 9.61 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 US$ 12.13 | JP¥ 1366]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: folklore, storytelling legend Fiction

 
SHAW, CONAN AND NELLIE I
The Shell Temple of Margate: An Archaic Masterpiece
Margate, N Heskett, curator. Soft cover. Interpreting the Shell Temple as an archaic mystery centre. Stapled booklet, small ink mark to front cover, pages yellowed, with occasional creases and foxing, sound, good. Good.
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Book number: BYB11980
GBP 14.04 [Appr.: EURO 15.75 US$ 17.72 | JP¥ 1996]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: folklore

 
GILL, MIKE
The Barleycorn Zodiac
Kirkcudbright, Gems. 2004. (ISBN: 095423202x). Soft cover. Linking astrological symbols to the brewing of beer, through Robert Burns' ballad Sir John Barleycorn. Small stapled booklet, covers worn and marked, signed by the author to the front cover verso, internally clean and sound, good. Good. Signed by Author(s).
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Book number: BYB11900
GBP 19.46 [Appr.: EURO 21.75 US$ 24.56 | JP¥ 2767]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: 095423202x folklore, mythology legend mythology

 
KENNEDY, PATRICK
Legendary Fictions of the Irish Celts
London, Macmillan and Co. 1866. Hardcover. Household stories, tales of the 'Good People', of witches etc, Ossianic legends and tales of Saints. Original green cloth decorated in gold, crease to the front board, brown eps marked in one spot, foxing to prelims, pages yellowed, no inscriptions, sound, generally VG for age. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB12020
GBP 32.98 [Appr.: EURO 36.75 US$ 41.63 | JP¥ 4689]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: folklore, folk tales, fairy tales, legends legend mythology

 
PUSHKIN, TRANSLATED BY JANET DALLEY, INTRODUCTION BY JOHN BAYLEY, LITHOGRAPHS BY ARTHUR BOYD
Pushkin's Fairy Tales
London, Barrie & Jenkins. 1978. Hardcover. A prose translation of Pushkin's verse, with evocative b/w illustrations. The corner of the ffep is clipped, but otherwise VG, in marked and edge-worn, price-clipped, good DJ. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: BYB11624
GBP 18.11 [Appr.: EURO 20.25 US$ 22.86 | JP¥ 2575]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: folktales, Russia, Russian Art Poetry

 
WILLIAMSON, ROBIN
The Craneskin Bag: Celtic Stories and Poems
Edinburgh, Canongate. 1989. (ISBN: 0862412188). Soft cover. A classic re-telling of tales from Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Illustrated by James Hutcheson. Illustrative covers a little worn and marked, no inscriptions, generally VG. Very Good.
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Book number: BYB11899
GBP 14.60 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 US$ 18.43 | JP¥ 2076]
Catalogue: Folklore
Keywords: 0862412188 folktales, folklore, legends, mythology, storytelling, Incredible String Band legend mythology

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