Greek Folk Poesy (in two volumes)
with essays on The Science of Folklore, Greek Folkspeech, and The Survival of Paganism.
First edition, two volumes (complete). Hardback bound in the original blue cloth with gilt titling to spine and gilt design to upper board. Each 23 × 14.5cm, xlv + 477pp, viii , 541pp.
Two volumes of poetry and prose translations of Greek folk verse and tales, including mythological ballads, social folk-song, historical folk-ballads, and Greek folk-speech, with introductory essays on the science of folklore nd ends with a section on the survival of Paganism and a bibliography.
This is a good set, the blue cloth is rubbed and a little faded. The pages have a little spotting to the them but are in strong readable condition. The inner bindings are secure. Previous owner's names to both volumes.