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Uncle Remus: His Songs and His Sayings

by Harris, Joel Chandler

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Published
1957
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Near Fine
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New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1957. Book. Illus. by Moy, Seong. Near Fine. Hardcover. SIGNED BY ILLUSTRATOR. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 158pp. Blue & brown decorated tweed, spine and spine paste down label slightly darkened. Signed by illustrator Seong Moy on the limitations page at the end of the book: #85 of 1500. Tan slipcase,… Read more
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Old Tales of Japan

by Yasuda, Yuri

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Published
1967
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Near Fine
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Rutland, VT: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1967. Book. Illus. by Sakakura, Yoshinobu; Mitsui, Eiichi. Near Fine. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 320pp. 9th ptg. Gold pictorial boards, light bumps to spine ends. Silver half dj, corner clipped but price intact. Red slipcase, very good minus, with edge and corner wear, small tear and small loss to base… Read more
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The Traveling Companion

by Andersen, Hans Christian; Alex, Marlee, Translator

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780849985324
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$9.00

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Waco, TX: Word Inc., 1987. Book. Illus. by Binder, Elfriede & Eberhard. Fine. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 31pp. Yellow pictorial boards, minimal wear. No interior marks. Color illustrations throughout..
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Little Prudy's Story Book (Binding title); Little Prudy's Fairy Book (Title page title)

by May, Sophie

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Published
1910
Condition
Very Good
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New York : Hurst & Company, 1910. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 208pp. No date, ca 1910. Tan cloth, red & black picture of 3 young ladies. Corners bent, spine not quite square, occasional light soil. Green pictorial dj (same picture), soil, chips, spine darkened; in mylar..
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The Water-Babies, a Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby, with Sixty Illustrations

by Kingsley, Charles

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Published
1900
Condition
Good +
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New York : Gilbert H. McKibbin, 1900. Book. Good +. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 242pp. Green cloth, red, tan, black & silver picture & lettering, wear at corners and spine, soil, spine darkened. Pencil writing on free end paper, front hinge split, pages intact, binding good. Pages toning. B&W illustrations throughout, plus 19 in full color..… Read more
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The Three Little Pigs

by Unknown; Du Bois, William Pene, Illustrator

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
1st Edition
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$25.00

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New York, NY: The Viking Press, 1962. Book. Illus. by Du Bois, William Pene. Very Good -. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 32pp. Red brick illustrated cover, light wear. Thread of binding shows at title page, pages not quite square, binding tight. Small pen marks on copyright and next page..
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Fairy Tales from Grimm

by Mabie, Hamilton W., editor; Grimm Brothers

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Published
1925
Condition
Good +
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$30.00

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New York, NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1925. Book. Illus. by Betts, Ethel Franklin. Good +. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 117pp. No date, ca 1920s-1930s. Blue pictorial cover, red cloth binding; edges worn, corners rounded and frayed, soil to back. Neat hand made and crayon colored bookplate attached to pictorial end papers with corner holders. Color frontispiece… Read more
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Princess September

by Maugham, W. Somerset

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Published
1969
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$18.00

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New York, NY: Harcourt Brace & World, Inc., 1969. Book. Illus. by Ayer, Jacqueline. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Non-paginated. Tan cloth, minimal wear. Brown pictorial dj has small scrapes, tiny corner chips, light edge wear, corner clipped but price intact, a mylar cover. 3-color & B&W illustrations throughout..
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The Merrie Tales of Jacques Tournebroche & Child Life in Town & Country

by France, Anatole

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Published
1909
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Near Fine
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New York, NY: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1909. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 230 pp. Gold embossed black cloth, light wear on corners and edges, pictorial endpapers. Black/gold DJ, chips, closed tears, folds, wear on edges, in mylar cover..
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Hero Stories of New Zealand

by Cowan, James

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
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$90.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Harry H. Tombs Ltd, 1935. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 288 pp. Blue cloth, minor edge wear, corners frayed, spine and edges sun lightened. Soil on covers and page ends. Name, address and date written on ffep. B&W illustrations..
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Eagle Vision: Return of the Hoop

by McGaa, Ed, Eagke Man

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Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780964517363
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$9.00

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Minneapolis, MN: Four Directions Publishing, 1998. Book. Illus. by No Heart, Daryl. Near Fine. Soft cover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 311 pp. Illustrated blue covers, minor edge/corner wear, uncreased spine. B&W illustrations..
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The Bodega War: And Other Stories from Western Lore

by Lee, Hector

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780884962793
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Santa Barbara, CA: Capra Press, 1987. Book. Fine. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 187 pp. Illustrated rust-colored covers, minimal wear, uncreased peach spine. B&W illustrations..
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The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales from the Old French

by Quiller-Couch, A. T.; Dulac, Edmund

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780517262924
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$18.00

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Abaris Books, Inc., 1980. Book. Illus. by Dulac, Edmund. Very Good +. Hardcover. First Thus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 175pp. Green cloth with gilt lettering and decorations. Green pictorial dj has small chips, wrinkles, closed tears, scrape to back. 16 beautiful full color illustrations. Other tales include Blue Beard, Cinderella & Beauty and… Read more
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Davy Crockett's Almanacks, 1835-1843: The Nashville Imprints

by Crutchfield, Jim

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Published
1986
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780913150566
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$20.00

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Union City, TN: Pioneer Press, 1986. Book. Good. Soft cover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 144 pp. Illustrated beige covers, general wear to edges and corners. Small scrapes on front cover, spine, and spine edges. Residue from sticker on free end paper. B&W illustrations..
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Indian Tales of North America: An Anthology for the Adult Reader

by Coffin, Tristram P.

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Published
1973
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Good +
ISBN
9780292735064
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Philadelphia, PA: American Folklore Society, Inc., 1973. Book. Good +. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 157 pp. Illustrated light brown cover, rubbed, general shelf wear, creases, light soil. Uncreased spine is sunned. Small stains on pg. edges..
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Magic Vessels, a Folktale from Tamilnadu, (Under the Banyan) with audio cassette

by Naidu, Vayu

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Published
1997
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Very Good +
ISBN
9788186895061
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India: Tulika Publishers, 1997. Book. Illus. by Shah, Mugdha. Very Good +. Soft cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Nonpaginated. Illustrated green covers, minor shelf wear, small indentation on front, wrinkles on back. Stapled spine. Patterned endpapers. Color illustrations. Audio cassette included..
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A Curly Tale, a Folktale from Bihar (Under the Banyan) with audio cassette

by Naidu, Vayu

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Published
1997
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Very Good +
ISBN
9788186895085
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India: Tulika Publishers, 1997. Book. Illus. by Shah, Mugdha. Very Good +. Soft cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Nonpaginated. Illustrated yellow covers, little or no shelf wear. Stapled spine. Patterned endpapers. Color illustrations. Audio cassette included..
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Eyes on the Peacock's Tail: A Folktale from Rajasthan (Under the Banyan) with audio cassette

by Naidu, Vayu

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Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9788186895054
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India: Tulika Publishers, 1997. Book. Illus. by Shah, Mugdha. Near Fine. Soft cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Nonpaginated. Illustrated cover, small scratch and crease on front. Light soil on ffep and inside front cover. Color illustrations. Audio cassette included..
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Blackmantle: A Triumph. A Book of the Keltiad

by Kennealy-Morrison, Patricia

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780061052316
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$10.00

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New York: Harper Prism; Harper Collins, 1997. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 518pp. Black boards, minor soil, pages toning. Black remainder mark on top edge. Pictorial dj by John Ennis has closed 1/4" triangular tear on fore edge, (almost invisible in mylar), bend down spine. Heavy, may need additional postage..
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Ten Candlelight Tales

by Uttley, Alison

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Published
1942
Condition
Good +
Edition
2nd Printing
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$14.00

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London: Faber & Faber, 1942. Book. Illus. by Hawkins, Irene. Good +. Hardcover. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 108pp. Orange cloth is soiled; rubbed to boards at back spine, minor corner bends. Stories based on nursery rhyme characters like Wee Willie Winkie and Peter, Peter Pumkin Eater..
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