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Sigurd the Dragon-Slayer

1934, first edition of Smith-Dampier's translation of the Faroëse ballad cycle
E M Smith-Dampier
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1934
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Folk Lore of Fairy-Tale

1924, a first edition examining the mythology of fairy tales
Macleod Yearsley
Watts & Co, London, 1924
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Legends from River and Mountain

Folk tales from Roumania and Germany
Carmen Sylva, (H.M. the Queen of Roumania) and Alma Strettell, illustrated by T H Robinson
George Allen, London, 1896
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Weight, The Myth of Atlas and Heracles (Signed copy)

Signed by Jeanette Winterson
Jeanette Winterson
Alfred A Knopf, Toronto, 2005
£10.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Recueil de Contes Populaires de la Senegambie

1885, folk tales from Senegal and The Gambia
Laurent Jean Baptiste Bérenger-Féraud
Ernest Leroux, Paris, 1885
£50.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Contes Indiens

1883, Les Trente-deux Recits du Trone (Batris-Sinhasan / Singhasan Battisi)
Leon Feer
Ernest Leroux, Paris, 1883
£50.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Recueil de Contes Populaires de La Kabylie du Djurdjura

1882, folk tales of the Djurdjura in northern Algeria
Joseph Riviere
Ernest Leroux, Paris, 1882
£50.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Contes Albanais

1881, Albanian folk tales
Auguste Dozon
Ernest Leroux, Paris, 1881
On Hold
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Recueil de Contes Populaires Grecs

1881, a collection of Greek folk tales
Emile Legrand
Ernest Leroux, Paris, 1881
£50.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Myths and Legends of the North American Indians

Lewis Spence's illustrated study
Lewis Spence
George G. Harrap, London, 1922
£20.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

The Secret of Laughter (Signed copy)

Signed by Shusha Guppy, magical tales from classical Persia
Shusha Guppy
I B Tauris, London, 2005
£20.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

King Arthur & his Knights of the Round Table

First hardback edition of Roger Lancelyn Green's narrative
Roger Lancelyn Green, illustrated by Lottie Reiniger
Faber & Faber, London, 1957
£20.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

The Game of Knuckle Bones

Dated September 1901 by Edward Lovett
Edward Lovett
Printed for the Author, Croydon, 1901
£25.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Soft Cover | First Editions

Czech Folk Tales

A rare 1917 first edition of 23 folk stories
Josef Baudis, selected and translated by.
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1917
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Story of St. Patrick's Purgatory

The first American edition
Shane Leslie
B Herder Book Co, St Louis & London, 1917
£20.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Folklore Calendar

With a previous owner's additions of clippings and pictures
George Long
Philip Allan, London, 1930
£12.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Stories of Red Hanrahan and The Secret Rose

A super copy of W B Yeats' Irish tales
W B Yeats, illustrated and decorated by Norah McGuinness
Macmillan, London, 1927
£140.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

Celtic Folklore, Welsh and Manx (Signed copy)

Inscribed by John Rhys, and also signed by Standish Hayes O'Grady
John Rhys
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1901
Sold
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Hell and the Victorians

from the library of Professor Morton N Cohen
Geoffrey Rowell
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1974
£20.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Contes

Perrault's fairy tales, with fine colour woodcuts by Lucien Boucher
Charles Perrault, introduction by Henri de Regnier, bois colorés by Lucien Boucher
Emile Hazan, Paris, 1928
£100.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions | Limited Editions | Leather Bound

Greek Folk Poesy (in two volumes)

with essays on The Science of Folklore, Greek Folkspeech, and The Survival of Paganism.
Lucy M J Garnett, edited by J S Stuart-Glennie
Printed for the Author, Guildford, 1896
£60.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Contes et Legendes de Bretagne

Cadic's stories and legends of Brittany
Francois Cadic
Editions Spes, Paris, 1929
£25.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

Masks and Demons

A study of masks in rites and ceremonies around the world
Kenneth MacGowan
Martin Hopkinson, London, 1924
£20.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Ajapa the Tortoise

A Book of Nigerian Fairy Tales
Margaret I Baumann
A & C Black, London, 1929
£25.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Taytay's Tales

Folk-lore of the Pueblo Indians
Elizabeth Willis DeHuff, illustrated by Fred Kabotie and Otis Polelonema
George G. Harrap, London, 1923
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

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