Chapter 1: Folklore and Mythology
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Dictionary of Mythology: Over 1100 Definitions of Gods and Goddesses, Supernatural Beings, Mythical Heroes and Legendary Monsters
Chancellor Press. 1994. Hardcover. The boards are the slightest touch shelf rubbed and edge worn, but remain strong and square. Internally, the pages are lightly tanned along the edges, but are unmarked, clean, crisp and complete. There are no markings or inscriptions, and the binding is strong. J.K. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: oryq
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1679]

 
Myths and Legends
Hamlyn. 1959. Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is shelf rubbed, chipped and price clipped. tanning, foxing, soiling and marks. ownership inscription. well bound. fairly good copy.[S.K]. Good/Good.
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Book number: azfm
USD 21.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2350]
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A Pronouncing Dictionary of Mythology &Amp; Antiquities
John Walker & Co. Ltd. Soft cover. The wraps are rubbed and marked.Internally clean.Excellent binding.[R.K]. Good.
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Book number: yc26
USD 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.75 | £UK 3.25 | JP¥ 448]

 
ARNOTT, KATHLEEN
African Myths and Legends
Oxford. 1962, 1st Edition. Hardcover. boards are worn, rubbed and sunned. tanning. some soiling and marks on both boards and pages. a crossed out inscription. fair copy.[S.N]. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: atft
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.5 | £UK 4 | JP¥ 560]
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BLOOMHILL, GRETA
The Sacred Drum
Howard Timmins. 1960, 1st Edition. Hardcover. boards are shelf rubbed and marked. mild tanning. light marks. well bound. good copy.[S.N]. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: afrr
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 | £UK 4.75 | JP¥ 671]
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BONUS, ARTHUR
Islanderbuch III
Georg D W Callwey, Munchen. 1907, 1st Edition. Hardcover. 361 pages (complete). In German throughout. Classic Teutonic font. Bonus was among the first to translate the Icelandic Sagas into German, finding in them characteristics that would benefit the German peoples. This translation was popular for several decades. The mild cover is worn, scuffed and marked. It is tight and secure. The contents are in very good condition. There is an ex-libris plate from Virginia Spilhaus. The pages are tight, clean, clear, confident, certain and youthful. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bbyg
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 | £UK 11 | JP¥ 1567]
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BONUS, ARTHUR
Islanderbuch I - Sammlung I
Georg D W Callwey, Munchen. 1908, 2nd Edition. Hardcover. 296 pages (complete). In German throughout. Classic Teutonic font. Bonus was among the first to translate the Icelandic Sagas into German, finding in them characteristics that would benefit the German peoples. This translation was popular for several decades. The mild cover is worn, scuffed and marked. It is tight and secure. The contents are in very good condition. There is an ex-libris plate from Virginia Spilhaus. The pages are tight, clean, clear, confident, certain and youthful. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: bbyh
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.25 | £UK 5.5 | JP¥ 783]
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BOURKE, MYLES
Badoli the Ox
Howard B Timmins, Cape Town and George Allen & Unwin, Limited, London. 1945, First Edition. Hardcover. 222 pages (complete). Beautifully illustrated by Stella Bailey. These have protective sheets that are in very good condition. The plates are bright, vivid, vivacious. Just wonderful. The covers are worn about all corners. The spine has been repaired with tape. The covers are healthy and firm. Within, the contents are in happy condition. They are clean, fresh, clear, generous to a fault. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: bhih
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1119]

 
BURNETT, PAT
The Bathurst Faeries and Their Friends
Tirna Nog / Pat Burnett, Bathurst. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Inscribed by Author(s)20 pages (complete). A sweet, happy book of the magical people of Bathurst in the Eastern Cape. Inscribed by Pat Burnett on the inside front cover. Booklet bound with coloured string. Enclosed in a clear plastic sleeve. Despite some gentle evidence of usage, the covers and pages are amiable, friendly, bright, clean, welcoming and utterly charming. The coloured illustrations are fresh and engaging. A lovely short, very personal book. fk. Fair/No Jacket. signed.
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Book number: bbep
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3357]
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COPE, JACK
Tales of the Trickster Boy: Stories of the Trickster Boy Hlakanyana and His Adventures in the Great World Retold from the Original Folk-Tales
Tafelberg. 1990, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0624027619). Hardcover. boards are a bit shelf rubbed. light marks. clean. well bound. very good copy.[S.K]. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: ojat
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.25 | £UK 5.5 | JP¥ 783]
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ELLIOT, GERALDINE
The Hunter's Cave
Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1967, 5th or later Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. jacket is worn, torn, chipped and price clipped, edge wear and knocking on boards. tanning, foxing, soiling. some damp marks. 5th impression. fair condition, mainly a reading copy.[S.K]. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: bbbf
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.5 | £UK 18.5 | JP¥ 2686]
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ELLIOT, GERALDINE ; HAWKINS, SHEILA (ILLUS)
Long Grass Whispers
Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. 1974, 5th or later Edition. (ISBN: 0710013248). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 132 pages (complete). Still one of the most endearing collection of stories about the animals of Africa. The dustjacket is intact and affable. It has wear and some tear; it is scuffed and marked. Nonetheless it is contented. The board cover has some shelving wear to the edges and corners. Within, the frontispage is absent. The contents have some foxing and marking throughout. Otherwise, they are clean, clear, amiable, welcoming and encompassing. fk. Fair/Fair.
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Book number: bacq
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3357]
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ELLIOT, GERALDINE
Where the Leopard Passes: A Book of African Folk Tales
Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. 1950, Second Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Reprint. The dust jacket is stuck to boards, shelf rubbed, edge worn and badly marked by some sort of pink liquid, which has stained a large portion of the front. There are multiple small chips, tears and creasing along the edges. Despite this, the jacket remains whole, intact and charming. A previous owner's signatures can be found on the front end page as well as the title page, and the corners of the front end page have been clipped. There are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and presents well in cellophane. JK. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: osce
USD 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 34 | £UK 29.25 | JP¥ 4253]

 
FUENTES, CARLOS
The Death of Artemio Cruz
Collins. 1964. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dust jacket is shelf rubbed; edge worn and torn. It is price clipped and tape repaired too. It can still look good in cellophane though. The boards are in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 253 pages. [B.K.]. Very Good/Poor.
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Book number: cbgo
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.25 | £UK 5.5 | JP¥ 783]

 
GERRYTS, EGBERT
Myths and Fables of Nieu- Bethesda
Village Inn. 1998. (ISBN: 0620232706). Soft cover. Signed by Author(s)Stapled format.61pages.The wraps are lightly shelf rubbed.Minor foxing and scarring.Clean.All plates present.very good copy.[S.K]. Very Good. signed.
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Book number: 34ac
USD 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 34 | £UK 29.25 | JP¥ 4253]
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GRAVES, ROBERT
The Golden Fleece
Cassell and Company, Ltd. 1944, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 371 pages (complete). A contented copy printed according to war time economic standards. The dustjacket has a clear cellophane protective cover. The dj itself is worn, torn, creased and scuffed. The boards have storage wear. They are secure and sound. Within, the pages are placid, creamy, sure, clean, certain, clear and companionable. fk. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: bkpg
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.5 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1679]

 
GRIMAL, PIERRE ; PICARD, CHARLES (PREFACE)
Dictionnaire de la Mythologie Grecque Et Romaine
Presses Universitaires de France, Paris. 1963, 3rd Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s)578 pages (complete). Signed by Charles Picard on the title page. In general good to fair condition. Ex-library copy. The cover has been covered by an adhesive plastic cover. The covers are marked and rubbed and worn. They are sound and secure. The papertrims are marked from handling. The pages are benign, mild, assured, clean, clear, tight and very competent. fk. Fair/No Jacket. signed.
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Book number: 47gr
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.75 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3357]
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GUERBER, H A
Myths & Legends of the Middle Ages
George G. Harrap & Company. 1911. Hardcover. The boards are shelf rubbed and slightly edge worn. The front and back board is knocked at the bottom corner. Foxing is visible throughout the entire book. There is a previous owner's inscription at the back of the front board. Pages 35 to 46 damaged by slashing and taping. Still tightly bound. Complete with 404 pages. [B.N.]. Fair.
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Book number: oowo
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1343]

 
GUILLOT, RENE ; MARSH, GWEN (SELECTOR AND TRANSL.) ; PAPAS, WILLIAM (ILLUS)
The Children of the Wind
Oxford University Press. 1964, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 160 pages (complete). The energetic dustjacket is enclosed in a clear plastic protective cover. The dustjacket has wear; it is secure and sure. The boards are marked and stained from storage. They are resolute. Within, the final pages have some damp staining. The illustrations, very much of their time, are bold and enthusiastic. The pages are benign, comfortable and clear. fk. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: bane
USD 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.75 | £UK 3.25 | JP¥ 448]
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HALFORD, S.J.
The Griquas of Griqualand
Juta & Co. Limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. The dust jacket is sunned; shelf rubbed; edge worn; tape repaired; chipped and price clipped. It will still look fine with cellophane though. The boards are still in a very good condition. The pages are tanned, but internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 209 pages. [B.K.]. Fair/Fair.
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Book number: bgwq
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 8.5 | JP¥ 1231]

 
HANSEN, L TAYLOR
He Walked the Americas
Amherst Press, Wisconsin. 1963, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 256 pages (complete). Hansen's well known book investigating the folk-lores and mythologies of the North American peoples that a "White Prophet" walked throughout the continent two thousand years. Mormons believe this "White Prophet" to be Jesus Christ. The dustjacket is much worn and torn but is intact and stoic. The cover is marked and rubbed from storage and handling. The corners have shelving knocks. Inside, the contents have sporadic markings, but are otherwise firm, bold and confident. The pages are clear and friendly and eager. fk. Fair/Poor.
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Book number: ofbq
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 7.75 | JP¥ 1119]
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HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL
Stories of Ancient Greece (the Ludgate School Books)
George Philip & Son. Ltd. London. 1904. Hardcover. 249 pages (complete). A much owned copy. The boards are grubby, worn, marked. They are resolutely sure. Within, the contents have wear and marking. They are relaxed, placid, clear and certain. fk. Poor/No Jacket.
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Book number: oqoy
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2238]

 
HERTSLET, JESSIE
Bantu Folk Tales
African Bookman. 1946, 1st Edition. Hardcover. the spine has been repaired. the front end page has been removed. pictorial boards are a little rubbed. there are no inscriptions and the binding is excellent. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 801a
USD 21.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2350]

 
JABLOW, ALTA
An Anthology of West African Folklore
Thames and Hudson. 1961, 1st Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Jacket is a bit torn. Previous ownership stamp. Tightly bound. This remarkable collection of dilemma tales, riddles, love-tales and proverbs is one of the most revealing books about Africa to be published.[R.K]. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 90hd
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.25 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 2014]
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KANGENDE, KENNETH
Zambian Myths and Legends of the Wild
Minta Publishers, Lusaka. 2001, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 9982848003). Soft cover. 196 pages. In general good condition. The cover of the book is scuffed and worn. There is wear to the spine seams, and the edges. The back cover is much shelf-scuffed. The contents are fresh, bright, very tight to the spine, as if unread throughout. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: akhf
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 58 | £UK 50.25 | JP¥ 7275]
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