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Category: All Categories: Folklore and Mythology: Folklore
279 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.

Atlas of Ancient & Classical Geography : Everyman's Library No. 451

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1928.
. 230p., illus. maps 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; red cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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Fairy Tales from the Arabian Nights : Everyman's Library No. 249

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1928.
. 276p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; lt. blue cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

Appr.: | AUD 9.68 CAD 9.78 EUR 6.72 GBP 5.37 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 96.77 

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Everyman, with other interludes, including eight miracle plays : Everyman's Library No. 381

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1926.
. 198p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.Contents: Everyman.--The deluge.--Abraham.--Melchisedec, and Isaac.--The Wakefield second Shepherd's play.--The Coventry nativity play.--The Wakefield miracle-play of The crucifixion.--The Cornish mystery-play of The three Maries.--The mystery of Mary Magdalene and the apostles.--The Wakefield pageant of The harrowing of hell.--God's promises.--Appendices.

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Arthurian Chronicles represented by Wace & Layamon. With an introduction by Lucy Allen Paton. : Everyman's Library No. 578

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, [1928].
. 264 p. From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family. Hardcover Ex-Library in VG condition; blue cloth & gilt spine decorations

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5.

THE FOLK ART OF LATIN AMERICA A TRIPARTITE EXHIBITION THE BURNABY ART GALLERY-PERU

Very Good Soft cover, LIMITED CATALOG SQUARE 8V0, SQUARE 8V0. ALSO THE FINE ARTS GALLERY UNIV. OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, MEXICO AND GUATEMALA, THE SOMON FRASER GALLERY SIMON FRASER UNIVERSITY, ECUADOR AND JUNGLE CRAFTS DURING FEBRUARY, 1973, UNIQUE EXHIBITION CATALOG, PHOTOGRAPHY BY JOHN BREUKELMAN, PRINTING BY O'BRIEN PRESS LIMITED, SMALL DISCREET ART LABEL FROM NEW YORK ON REAR INSIDE COVER, WITH JUST THE LIGHTEST OF CREASE TO CORNERS OF COLORFUL SOFT COVERS, 56 PAGES WITH SOME IN COLOR, LIGHT SCUFF TO LOWER EDGE OF SPINE STILL A UNIQUE CATALOG

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6.

Bulgaria : Tradition and Beauty

Publisher: NATIONAL MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES ON MERSEYSIDE, 1989.
Very Good Very Good Hardcover FOLIO, FOLIO. LARGE COLOR FORMAT

Appr.: | AUD 14.42 CAD 14.58 EUR 10.01 GBP 8.01 JPY 1,341.00 MXN 167.63 ZAR 144.19 

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7.

Canadian - German Folklore, Pioneer Hamlets of York, Volume number 6-1977

Publisher: Pennsylvania Folklore Societ Kitchener 1977.
soft covers fine condition. photo's, sketches Markham, Stouffville, Locust Hill, Cedar Grove, Vellor, Elia, Unionville, Sherwood, Purpleville, Laskay, Vellore, Coleraine, etc

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8.
Aardema, Verna (retold by) : Illustrated by: Leo & Diane Dillon  
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears: A West African Tale

Publisher: Scholastic NY 1976.
1st vg Paperback Includes 33-1/3 rpm record read by Pearl Primus with music by George Broderick played by Alfonse Cimber. Record is in original sleeve; book is 8-1/4" square; staplebound; color ils; Caldecott gold medal reproduced on front cover; slight discoloration to cover; slight curl top corner

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9.
Abernethy, Francis E. edited By, Illustrated by: Abernethy, Francis and Clark, Barbara and Whitehead, Barbara  
Texas Toys and Games

Publisher: University of North Texas Press Denton, TX 1997.
253 pp, tan SC wraps w/green-red lettering w/pictorial front, SIGNED by the cover & title page illustrator. Book by the Texas Folklore Society devoted to games, toys, jump-rope rhymes, play-party games and other pastimes that kids had to invent for themselves. These are folk toys, made from natural or available materials and the folk games encompass guessing, gambling, and counting out games; physically competitive games of chase, tag, & mock combat; skill games using sticks, stones, marbles, tops, & knikves; variations of baseball, basketball, and football; and rhythmic clapping, rope-jumping, and dance-like games. Signed by Illustrator 2nd Edition No Jacket Soft Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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10.
Abernethy, Francis E. edited By, Illustrated by: Abernethy, Francis and Clark, Barbara and Whitehead, Barbara  
Texas Toys and Games

Publisher: University of North Texas Press Denton, TX 1997.
253 pp, tan SC wraps w/green-red lettering w/pictorial front, SIGNED by the cover & title page illustrator. Book by the Texas Folklore Society devoted to games, toys, jump-rope rhymes, play-party games and other pastimes that kids had to invent for themselves. These are folk toys, made from natural or available materials and the folk games encompass guessing, gambling, and counting out games; physically competitive games of chase, tag, & mock combat; skill games using sticks, stones, marbles, tops, & knikves; variations of baseball, basketball, and football; and rhythmic clapping, rope-jumping, and dance-like games. Signed by Illustrator 2nd Edition No Jacket Soft Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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11.
Abernethy, Francis Edward and Satterwhite, Carolyn Fiedler Ass't Editor, Illustrated by: Photos  
The Texas Folklore Society 1943-1971 Volume II

Publisher: University of North Texas Press Denton, TX 1994.
vii, 320 pp, red cloth boards w/black lettering, dj tan-brn-blk w/color pictorial wraparound. Publications of the Texas Folklore Society LIII. Book has the publishing history of the Texas Folklore Society books, ancedotes about the gatherings of the Society & the emphasis on singing beginning at Society gatherings. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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12.
Abernethy, Francis Edward and Satterwhite, Carolyn Fiedler, Illustrated by: Photos  
The Texas Folklore Society 1943-1971 Volume II

Publisher: University of North Texas Press Denton, TX 1994.
vii, (1), 320 pp, red clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the spine, glossy color illustrated dj of bookshelves with books, photos, and other items. This volume includes the publishing history of the TFS books, anecdotes about the gatherings of the TFS, and tradiiton of the hootenanny at the TFS meetings. The book is divided into five chapters: Secretary-Editor Mody Boatright : 1943-1950, Some Problem Years : 1951-1956, Finishing the Fifties: 1957-1962, Wilson M. Hudon Takes Over: 1963-1967, and End of a Cycle: 1968-1971. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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13.
Abernethy, Francis Edward, Illustrated by: Photos  
The Bounty of Texas - Texas Folklore Society Publication XLIX

Publisher: University of North Texas Press Denton, TX 1990.
(8), 232 pp, white cloth boards w/dark blu cloth covered spine w/white lettering, dj blue-white w/black-and-white pictorial fornt panel. Publications of the Texas Folklore Society XLIX. The book contains reminiscences of the author in collecting folklore from the Southwest. It contains essays by J. Frank Dobie, Elmer Kelton, Joyce Roach, Robert Flynn, Paul Patterson, Kenneth Davis and others about their work and their home towns. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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14.
Abernethy, Francis Edward, Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations  
Sonovagun Stew : a Folklore Miscellany

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press Dallas, TX 1985.
171 pp, black cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj brown w/brown pictorial front panel. This is number XLVI from the publicaitons of The Texas Folklore Society and contains fifteen essays. It has "The Cowboys' Christmas Ball" the Historicity of a cowboy Ballad, Three Corridos of the Big Bend, Cowboy and Gaucho Songs: a comparison, The Old-Time Cowboy inside out and others. Some of the authors are: John Graves, Charles Townsend, Elton Miles, Connie Ricci, Lawrence Clayton, Al Lowman, Joe Graham, Ernest Speck, Thad Sitton and others. First Edition Very Good Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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15.
Abrahams, Roger D.  
Deep down in the Jungle : Negro Narrative Folklore from the Streets of Philadelphia

Publisher: Aldine Publishing Company Chicago, IL 1970.
ix, 278 pp, black SC wraps w/black-grey-white illustrated front panel w/black-orange lettering on the front & rear panels & spine. This volulme broadcasts the voice of the urban black. It presents the oral folklore of the black ghetto and establishes its relationship to the lifestyle of black men who are its creators and spokesmen. some rubbing to the covers. No Jacket Soft Cover Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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16.
Adams, Richard : Illustrated by: Ul de Rico  
Legend of Te Tuna, The

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson London 1986.
1st vg+ vg+ Hardcover ISBN:0283993936 Polynesian legend. 71 pages; glossy paper; lovely color plates & b/w decorations.

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17.
Aesop, Grimm, & Anderson  
Folk-Lore and Fable - Harvard Classics

Publisher: Collier NY 1937.
vg Hardcover Charles W. Eliot, Harvard Classics series editor; reprint; 361pp; text clean + tight, previous own name stamp on free front ep; dark green cover with gilt lettering + decor

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18.
Ainsworth, William Harrison  
The Admirable Crichton : Everyman's Library No. 804

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, [1928?].
. 400p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; red cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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19.
Alexander, Marc  
British Folklore

Publisher: New York: Crescent Books, 1982..
First US Edition. 27 X 20 cm. Near Fine/VG. Brown cloth-textured paper-covered boards, gilt titles on spine, pictorial endpapers, 224 pp, many b & w and color illustrations, index. Slight wear to corners & spine ends, one light bump to top edge. DJ is covered with adhesive plastic, else fine. A comprehensive compendium of British folklore, including survivals of early Druid lore, giants, strange beasts, fairies, witches, ghosts, early Christian relics, historic figures who have taken on legendary proportions (such as Queen Boudicca, who led a rebellion against the Romans, and King Arthur), and a calendar and explanations of traditional festivals. Shipping weight 4 lbs.

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20.
Alleau, René  
De la Nature des Symboles

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion, Coll. 'Symboles' [1958].
123 p., plates; 18.5 cm. Stock#32696x. Good+, partially unopened/ paper.

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21.
Andersen, Hans Christian  
Fairy Tales : Everyman's Library No. 4

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1927.
. 387p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; lt. blue cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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22.
Andersen, Hans Christian  
Andersen's Fair Tales: A selection for very young readers (Early Reader Series No. 3)

Publisher: Hampster Bks London.
good -- Hardcover 9.75" tall x 7.25"; color il paper over boards; red linen backstrip with no title; 78pp; b/w ils; moisture damage to fore edge of back cover; wear to extrems of cover, especially corners; moisture stain bottom corner of pp

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23.
Andersen, Hans Christian : Illustrated by: Frederick Richardson  
Andersen's Fairy Tales

Publisher: John C. Winston 1926.
good -- Hardcover Laura Frazee, intro. 8.75" tall; 276pp; orange cover with faded lettering on spine; color il paste-down in very good condition on front cover; endpages with il in orange on off-white paper; glossy color frontis & plates; other b/w plates; orange cover soiled; faded area top edge

Appr.: | AUD 9.19 CAD 9.29 EUR 6.38 GBP 5.10 JPY 855.00 MXN 106.88 ZAR 91.94 

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24.
Appenzeller, Tim et. al.  
Dwarfs - The Enchanted World

Publisher: Time-Life Bks 1985.
1st vg Hardcover ca 12" tall; green cloth over boards; color il paste-down on front cover surrounded by gilt decoration; gilt lettering on spine; 141pp; glossy paper; color & b/w ils; marbled endpages; some sunning to spine ISBN:0809452243

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25.
Aristophanes  
The Acharnians and two other plays of Aristophanes, tr. by J. Hookham Frere : Everyman's Library No. 344

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1929.
. 253p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; light green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.Contents: The Acharnians. The knights. The birds. The peace

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26.
Aristotle  
A treatise on government; Translated from the Greek . . . by William Ellis : Everyman's Library No. 605

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1928.
. 264p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; light green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family

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27.
Arnold, Matthew  
The Poems of Matthew Arnold, 1840 to 1866 : Everyman's Library No. 334

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1927.
. 367p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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28.
Arnould de Grémilly, L. (Louis)  
Le Coq

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion, [1958].
121 p., plates, 18 cm. Series: Collection "Symboles" On chickens and roosters in folklore. Stock# 41,287. Vg, partially unopened; / paper.

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29.
Aubrey, Claude  
Magic Fiddler, and other Legends of French Canada

Publisher: Peter Martin Toronto 1968.
slight water damage bottom of pages. not affecting text/plates. Saul Field signed by Saul Field on title page

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30.
Avila, Alfred and compiled by Avila, Kat , Illustrated by: Avila, Alfred  
Mexican Ghost Tales of the Southwest

Publisher: Piñata Books Houston, TX 1994.
172 pp, glossy white-blu SC wraps w/color illustrated front panel and white rear panel w/text in black. Collection of twenty-one ghost tales of the Southwest. Some of the titles are La Llorona, the Devil Dog, The Witches, the Devil Baby, the Devil's Wind, The Dead Man's Shoes, The Caves of Death, the Water Curse, the Brutish Indian, the Whirlwind, La Llorona of the Moon and more. No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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31.
Baggally, John W.  
Greek Historical Folksongs: The Klephtic Ballads in Relation to Greek History (1715-1821)

Publisher: Argonaut Chicago 1968.
vg+ -- Hardcover Unchanged reprint of the 1936 ed. 109pp; blue cover with gilt lettering on spine; very light soiling to front cover

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32.
Bancroft, Laura : Illustrated by: Maginel Wright Enright  
Babes in Birdland: A Fairy Tale

Publisher: Reilly & Britton Chicago 1911.
good- -- Hardcover 8.5" tall; color il paper over front boards; green linen backstrip has suffered from biopredation; 116pp; glossy color frontis & plates; other b/w ils; heavy wear to extrems of cover; ownership information in appropriate space dated 1913

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33.
Base, Graeme, a.k.a. Rowland W. Greasebeam, B.Sc.  
The Discovery of Dragons.

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams [1996].
32 p., color illus.; 35 cm. "Read the actual letters of Bjorn of Bromme, a Viking who scrawled his notes on a piece of hide while pillaging Europe in the 9th century; the delicate calligraphy of Soong Mei Ying, who wrote to her father as she traveled the Silk Road in the 13th century; and, finally, the correspondence of Prussian cartographer Dr. E.F. Liebermann, who wrote to his fiancée on the world's first typewriter from the depths of the African jungle. Their entertaining escapades and gripping encounters with dastardly dragons will astound and amuse readers of all ages." Color pictorial dj; fine, gift quality. stock#813.

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34.
Bayard, Jean-Pierre  
Le Monde Souterrain

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion, Coll. 'Symboles' [1961].
Paris, Flammarion, Coll. 'Symboles' [1961]. 266 p., plates, 19 cm. On the folklore of caves, labyrinths, and the underground world. Stock# 30,781. Good+, partially unopened/ wrappers.

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35.
Blackmore, R. D. (Richard Doddridge)  
Springhaven, a Tale of the Great War : Everyman's Library No. 350

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1925.
. 437p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; red cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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36.
Boatright, Mody  
Mexican Border Ballads and Other Lore

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press Dallas, TX 1967.
(8), 143 pp, red clothcovered boards w/black title block w/gilt lettering on the spine. A publication of the Texas Folklore Society being number XXI. The collection of seven tales: Corridos of the Mexican Border, The ENvious and the Envied Compadres, Do Rattlesnakes Swallow Their Young?, Folktales of the Alabama-Coushatta Indians, John Tales, The Literary Growth of the Louisiana Bullfrog, and In Defense of Mrs. Mann. foxing spots on the top edge of the book. Facsimile No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Appr.: | AUD 24.68 CAD 24.95 EUR 17.13 GBP 13.70 JPY 2,295.00 MXN 286.88 ZAR 246.77 

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37.
Boatright, Mody C.  
Mexican Border Ballads & Other Lore (Publication of the Texas Folklore Society XXI)

Texas Folklore Society, Austin, 1946, 8vo., cloth, (vii, 140)pp., G $

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38.
Boatright, Mody C. & Hudson, Wilson M. & Maxwell, Allen  
Singers and Storytellers

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press Dallas, TX 1961.
298 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/green lettering on spine & green illustration of road-runner on the front cover, top edge stained green, dj brown w/wht-blk lettering w/illustrated front panel. Collection of twenty-nine essays that include tall tales, short sayings, ghost stories, family stories, hound dogs and other anecdotes. Includes thirteen hand written pages on notepaper about about Folk Music. some light foxing to the endpapers and edges of the book, slight wear to the dj at top & bottom of the spine, prev owner's name on the FPD. Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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39.
Boatright, Mody C. & Hudson, Wilson M. & Maxwell, Allen  
Singers and Storytellers

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press Dallas, TX 1961.
298 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/green lettering on spine & green illustration of road-runner on the front cover, top edge stained green, dj brown w/wht-blk lettering w/illustrated front panel and advertising text on the rear panel. Collection of twenty-nine essays that include tall tales, short sayings, ghost stories, family stories, hound dogs and other anecdotes. small tears to dj at top & bottom of the spine w/small tears along the top edge of the dj. Good+ Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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40.
Boatright, Mody C. & Hudson, Wilson M. & Maxwell, Allen  
A Good Tale and a Bonnie Tune

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press Dallas, TX 1964.
vi, 274 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering on the spine & dark brown illustration on the front cover, dj brown w/black illustrated front panel w/red-black lettering on the front cover, spine and rear cover. Review Copy slip loose in the book. A publication of the Texas Folklore Society being number XXXII. The collection of tales include: Fifteen Mexican Tales, Two Treasure Tale, s Shivarees and Charivaris: Variations on a Theme, Freud's Muth of the Primal Horde, Texas Stream Names, The Cowboy in the British West Indies, "The Texas Rangers" in Aberdeenshire, Folksong and Folksong scholarship and more. Good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Review Copy

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41.
Boatright, Mody C. & Hudson, Wilson M. & Maxwell, Allen  
A Good Tale and a Bonnie Tune

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press Dallas, TX 1964.
vi, 274 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering on the spine & dark brown illustration on the front cover. A publication of the Texas Folklore Society being number XXXII. The collection of tales include: Fifteen Mexican Tales, Two Treasure Tale, s Shivarees and Charivaris: Variations on a Theme, Freud's Muth of the Primal Horde, Texas Stream Names, The Cowboy in the British West Indies, "The Texas Rangers" in Aberdeenshire, Folksong and Folksong scholarship and more. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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42.
Boatright, Mody C. and Day, Donald  
Backwoods to Border

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press Dallas, TX 1967.
ix, (1), 235 pp, red clothcovered boards w/black title block on spine w/gilt lettering. A collection of stories from the Texas Folklore Society that was originally published in 1943. Facsimile No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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43.
Boatright, Mody C., Illustrated by: Boatright, Betty  
Gib Morgan : Minstrel of the Oil Fields

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press Dallas, TX 1965.
Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. xi, 104 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, blu-wht illustrated endpapers of standard cable-tool rig & a string of standard cable tools. This book resulted from a study of the impact of the oil industry upon the folklore & folkways of America. Gil Morgan created & disseminated an odyssey of comic folklore equal to the best in the Crockett Almanacs and superior to the best in the Paul Bunyan legend. Reprint of the Texas Folk-lore Society of 1944. Carl Hertzog - #9. this reference is for the first edition. 2nd Printing No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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44.
Bord, Janet, 1945-  
Fairies : Real Encounters with the Little People / Janet Bord

Publisher: London : Michael O'Mara, 1997.
182p, [12]p of plates, illus., index, 24 cm. Fairy lore in Great Britain and Ireland. Bibliography: p163-164. Stock# 40,880. Vg/ paper.

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45.
Borrow, George  
Lavengro, the scholar, the Gypsy, the priest : Everyman's Library No. 119

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1925.
. 550p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; red cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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46.
Borrow, George  
The Zincali : An Account of the Gypsies of Spain : Everyman's Library No. 697

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1924.
. 251p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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47.
Borrow, George  
The Bible in Spain; or, The journeys, adventures, and imprisonments of an Englishman in an attempt to circulate the Scriptures in the peninsula : Everyman's Library No. 151

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1926.
. 510p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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48.
Botkin, B. A. (ed)  
A Treasury of Southern Folklore: Stories, Ballads, Traditions, and Folkways of the People of the South (Maryland Edition)
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Publisher: Crown Publishers, 1949 New York.
Book. Book condition: Good. Poor. Hardcover Signed by Author(s) 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall SIGNED "B. A.Botkin" on front endpaper. Edited, with an introduction by B. A. Botkin; foreword by Douglas Southall Freeman. "Here is the South - the glamorous, gracious, rambunctious, contentious, warm-hearted South. Here are the rebel yells and the Negro blues, the magnolias blooming and the pot likker brewing. Here's Dixie - from Maryland's Eastern Shore and the Tidewater of Virginia to the broad Mississippi and deep in the heart of Texas. Here's the South as Southerners know it and tell about it and sing about it. This is a book rich with the drama and color and tradition of the ante-bellum aristocracy of the Bluegrass, the Tidewater, the Low Country and Creole Louisiana - jam-packed with the wonderful lore and incomparable music of the Negro, with the fun and gaiety and simple wisdom of the rural folk of the backwoods and back-waters, the river bottoms, swamps, and bayous, the hills and valleys. Here are more than 500 stories and more than 75 folksongs, presenting for the first time the full cast of characters of the amazingly varied South - heroes like Patrick Henry, Davy Crockett, Sam Houston, Stonewall Jackson and the almost godlike Robert E. Lee; outlaws and pirates like Murtell, Jean Lafitte and Blackbeard; poor whites, Crackers, slaves, Cajuns, Gullahs, Seminoles, Cherokee, raftsmen, pioneers and priests and hellfire-and-damnation preachers, gamblers, roustabouts, cotton pickers and oyster shuckers, colonels, belles and beauties.." 776 pages with index. Book is in GOOD condition. Dust jacket is separating at rear fold; thus, poor condition.

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49.
Botkin, B. A. (ed.); Carl Sandburg (foreword)  
A Treasury of American Folklore: Stories, Ballads, and Traditions of the People
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Publisher: Crown New York, 1944.
Not ex-lib. Hardcover in red cloth with gilt titles to spine and gilt dragon figure to front, no jacket, 8vo. xxvii + 932p. Index. VG. Very mildly shaken with binding tight, strong and square. Spine end softening with touches of surface loss to tips of corners; rubbing along lower edges with cloth overall clean and sharp with only mild dulling to gilt. Shelving soil to page edges. Toning to clean, unmarked pages. Hardcover VG

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50.
Botkin, Benjamin A., Illustrated by: Chappell, Warren  
A Civil War Treasury of Tales, Legends & Folklore

Publisher: Promontory Press New York, NY 1981.
xx, 625 pp, blu boards w/gilt lettering, dj blu w/wht-red lettering. This volume contains a sampling of Civil War storytelling of all types-personal narratives, anecdotes, hero tales, legends, historical traditions, yarns, tall tales, jests, strange tales, and fables. Contains over 330 stories arranged chronologically & by subject. Reprint Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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51.
Bowen, John R  
Sumatran Politics and Poetics: Gayo History, 1900-1989

Publisher: Yale University Press New Haven, 1991.
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. First Printing, Hardcover. ISBN: 0300047088 DJ spine slightly faded; Brown cl. B&W photos, maps. Appendices, biblio., indices. Study of political & cultural change among Gayo of Northern Sumatra; 8vo; xvi + 298 pages

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52.
Bowen, John R  
Sumatran Politics and Poetics: Gayo History, 1900-1989

Publisher: Yale University Press New Haven, 1991.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. First Printing, Hardcover. ISBN: 0300047088 DJ spine slightly faded ; Brown cl. B&W photos, maps. Appendices, biblio., indices. Study of political & cultural change among Gayo of Northern Sumatra; 8vo; xvi + 298 pages

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53.
Bowen, John R  
Sumatran Politics and Poetics: Gayo History, 1900-1989

Publisher: Yale University Press New Haven, 1991.
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. First Printing, Hardcover. ISBN: 0300047088 DJ spine slightly faded; Brown cl. B&W photos, maps. Appendices, biblio., indices. Study of political & cultural change among Gayo of Northern Sumatra; 8vo; xvi + 298 pages

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54.
Brewer, J. Mason w/foreword by Milling, Chapman J., Illustrated by: Biggers, John T.  
Dog Ghosts and Other Texas Negro Folk Tales

Publisher: University of Texas Press Austin, TX 1958.
xiv, 124 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/black lettering w/black illustration on front, inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the title page. The inscription reads "To Roger D. Abrahams 6-30-1965 Thanks for a very pleasant and inspiring visit. J. Mason Brewer" Work by J. Mason Brewer, one of the nation's leading black folklorists. prev owner's name stamped on ffep, stamped on top & fore edges w/"Center for Intercultural Studies", (these are the only markings). Small spot on front cover bottom & back cover top. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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55.
Brown, Dee, ed. : Illustrated by: Louis Mofsie  
Dee Brown's folktales of the Native American, retold for our times

Publisher: Henry Holt New York 1993.
6th vg Paperback 174pp; light wear to corners of cover; b/w ils ISBN:9780805026078

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56.
Browning, Robert  
The Poems and Plays of Robert Browning, 1844-1864 : Everyman's Library No. 42

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1928.
. 560p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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57.
Browning, Robert  
The Poems and Plays of Robert Browning, 1833-1844 : Everyman's Library No. 41

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1926.
. 584p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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58.
Bruce, Annette J  
Tellable Cracker Tales

Publisher: Pineapple Press Sarasota, 1996.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 1561641006 In VG+ DJ; Signed/inscr. By author. Hardback (brown cloth spine/red boards) . 104 pp. Drawings. Index. Florida folk tales; 8vo; 104 pages; Signed by Author

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59.
Bruchac, Joseph  
Roots of Survival: Native American Storytelling and the Sacred

Publisher: Fulcrum Publishing Golden, CO 1996.
1st vg+ vg+ Hardcover ISBN:1555911455 206 pages; interior clean + tight; color photo il'd dj

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60.
Bruchac, Joseph (told by)  
Flying with the eagle, racing the great bear: Stories from native North America

Publisher: Troll Medallion Mahwah, N.J. 1993.
2nd good+ Paperback prev. owner's surname top edge; 128pp; top edge front cover is a bit ruffled ISBN:081673027x

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61.
Bruchac, Joseph, told by  
Flying With the Eagle, Racing With the Bear

Publisher: Bridge Water USA 1993.
very good in v.g. dust jacket. few illustrations

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62.
Brunvand, Jan Harold  
The Study of American Folklore: an Intoduction

Publisher: Norton NY, 1968.
Very Good in Good dust jacket. First Printing, Hardcover. ISBN: 0393098036 In lightly edgeworn DJ w/ faded spine; Red cl. Drawings. Appendices, index; 8vo; xiv + 383 pages

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63.
Brunvand, Jan Harold  
Too Good to be True: The Colossal Book of Urban Legends

Publisher: Norton NY 1999.
6th vg+ fine Hardcover ISBN:0393047342 480pp; b/w ils; little flaw to front endpage, probably from binding process

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64.
Bulfinch, Thomas  
Age of Chivalry, The

Publisher: Crowell 1901.
good+ -- Hardcover green leatherette cover with gilt logo on front, gilt lettering on spine; 6" tall; top edge gilt; silk ribbon place marker; 329pp; wear to extrems of cover; spine is sunned; pencil scribbles on free back endpage; darkening along gutters of pp 6-9

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65.
Bulfinch, Thomas  
Age of Fable, The; or, Beauties of Mythology: Vol. III: King Authur & His Knights, The Mabinogeon,

Publisher: Review of Reviews NY 1913.
vg Hardcover ..Hero Myths of the British Race." 7" tall; green cover with blindstamped lettering & decoration on front; gilt lettering on spine; b/w glossy frontis; prev. owner's name & city stamped on front endpaper

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66.
Bulfinch, Thomas  
Age of Fable, The; or, Beauties of Mythology: Vol. IV: Legends of Charlemagne

Publisher: Review of Reviews NY 1913.
vg Hardcover 7" tall; green cover with blindstamped lettering & decoration on front; gilt lettering on spine; b/w glossy frontis; prev. owner's name & city stamped on front endpaper; small bit of insect damage fore edge front cover

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67.
Bulfinch, Thomas : Illustrated by: Giovanni Caselli  
Age of Chivalry, The: The Illustrated Bulfinch's Mythology

Publisher: Macmillan USA New York 1997.
1st vg Paperback Includes bio of Bulfinch & foreword by Giovanni Caselli. 10" tall x 8"; glossy paper; f/color plates & ils; 2-column format; black smudge bottom edge ISBN:002861478x

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68.
Burns, Robert  
The Poems and Songs of Robert Burns : Everyman's Library No. 94

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1916.
. 562p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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69.
Burrison, John A., Editor  
Storytellers: Folktales and Legends from the South
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Publisher: Univ. of Georgia Press, Athens, GA, 1989.
Near Fine cloth hardback, NF DJ. Cover with bent spine edges, slight fading along bottom edge. DJ has little edge wear, some scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp look unused, top outside edge faintly spotted. 4to, 261 pp with b/w photos, notes, biblio and index.

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70.
Campbell, Joseph  
Hero with a Thousand Faces, The

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Bks 1996.
8th fine vg+ Hardcover ISBN:1567311202 416 pages; 8th ptg; b/w plates & ils; few small tears edges of dust jacket.

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71.
Carey, George  
A Faraway Time and Place: Lore of the Eastern Shore
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Publisher: Robert B. Luce, Inc., 1971 Washington, DC.
Book. Book condition: Good to Very Good. Good. Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall "Come with folklorist George Carey on an enchanting trip to a pocket of American culture which has changed little in the last two hundred years, where the waterman's life is still bound to the sea, and where the traditional folktales, beliefs, and superstitions are still alive. maryland's Eastern Shore communities, stuck at the ends of long fingers of land extending into the Chesapeake Bay, isolated and nearly forgotten, nurture a culture which dates back to the 17th century. Their geographical removal, preoccupation with the sea, and rock-bound Methodist religion create a cohesion and unity from which springs a whole body of tales, anecdotes, proverbial speech, legends, riddling and superstitions tailored to meet the needs and amusements of the people. A Faraway Time and Place is a harvesting of these oral traditions. The legends of Eastern Shore heroes and strong men, the fishermen's yarns, and the ghost stories will bring to life this picturesque maritime culture. As 'progress' and the ubiquitous media have caused many of America's more quaint folk traditions to perish, George Carey has preserved in the pages of this book one area of folklore which unfortunately may also soon disappear." 256 pages. Book is in GOOD to VERY GOOD condition. Dust jacket is in GOOD or better condition; some shelfwear.

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72.
Carlyle, Thomas  
The French Revolution : Everyman's Library No. 31 - 32

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, [1927].
. 2 vols. (351, 399 p.) 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; red cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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73.
Carlyle, Thomas  
The French Revolution : Everyman's Library No. 752 - 753

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, [1928?].
. 2 vols. (259, 268 p.) 18 cm. Hardcover .Ex-Library in very good condition; red cloth & gilt spine decorations, v. 2 spine darkened From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.

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74.
Celso, Lara C.  
Contribucion del Folklore al Estudio de la Historia (Coleccion Problemas y Documentos, Volumen 7)

Publisher: Guatemala/Universidad de San Carlos, Editorial Universitaria, 1977,.
paper bound, primera edicion/first edition, extensively referenced, 254pp. Bottom corner of block somewhat fanned and mild cover creasing with faint wear to extremities else very good. 530 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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75.
Chaucer, Geoffrey  
Chaucer's Canterbury Tales for the Modern Reader prepared & edited by Arthur Burrell : Everyman's Library No. 307

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1929.
. 519p. 18 cm. Hardcover Ex-Library in very good condition; green cloth & gilt spine decorations From library of St. Aidan Catholic Church, Brookline, MA, former parish of the Kennedy family.An edition in which seventeen of the twenty-four tales have been slightly modernized as to spelling by the editor, Arthur Burrell. cf. Introd.

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