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The Book of Merlyn

by T. H. White

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biblioboy
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780441070152
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$10.80

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Pub NY 19 pages. First thus edition Very good condition with edge wear, light creasing and rubbing. See photos. PB54
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The Sword in the Stone

by T.H White

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Published
1978
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reprint
ISBN
9780440984450
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Laurel Leaf NY 1978 288 pages. Reprint. Fne unread condition See photos. PB54
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KINGDOM OF THE DWARFS

by Walsh, Robb and Wenzel, David

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biblioboy
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780878180172
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$19.99

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A first edition without dust jacket. Beautifully Illustrated. Very slight rubbing to covers
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THE COMPLETE FAIRY TALES OF EDWARD THOMAS [previously published in the UK as FOUR-AND-TWENTY BLACKBIRDS]

by Thomas, Edward with a foreword by Helen Thomas

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Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$30.00

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New York: Watts International / Franklin Watts Inc [1966]. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1966. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. First US edition. Collects 24 stories. Blue cloth with white lettering, top edge stained blue as issued, 94 pages, illustrated with black-and-white drawings [plus pictorial endpapers]. Near Fine or better copy [hint of spine heel bumping]… Read more
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THE WORLD OF "MESTRE" TAMODA

by Xitu, Uanhenga [translated by Annella McDermott] [introduction by Antonio Jacinto] [Dust Wrapper art by Francisco D. Van-Dunen, design by Jan Brychta, barbed wire motif based on a poster by Michel Granger]

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biblioboy
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780930523428
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$17.40

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[Columbia and London]: Readers International [1988]. Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket. 1988. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 0930523423 . First edition thus of the author's first work to be published in English. 158 pages. VG+/Near Fine copy [upper corners lightly bumped, cheap text paper tanning] in Near Fine or better Dust Wrapper. .holly5
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THE LAST PENDRAGON: A NOVEL

by Rice, Robert [cover design by James B. Murray]

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9781560544326
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$14.60

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Thorndike: Thorndike Press 1992. First Edition Thus. Trade Paperback. 1560544325 . First Large Print edition. 342 pages. VG+ copy [slight spine cocking, some front cover creasing]. casetop 7 & 8
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BADOLI THE OX [A STORY OF THE AMAXOSA]

by Bourke, Myles [illustrations and decorations by Stella Bailey]

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Published
0000
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$65.00

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Cape Town: sometime in the 1940s]. Good in Fair dust jacket. 0000. First Edition. Hardcover. Presumed first edition. Oversize [about 8.75" x 11.25"] green cloth with black spine lettering/rules, 222 pages, illustrated [including 12 tissue-guarded, tipped-in, color illustrations]. Collection of South African Bantu legends [retold by the author "so as to appeal to the European reader"].… Read more
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THE ALL JAHDU STORYBOOK

by Hamilton, Virginia

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biblioboy
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780152394981
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$37.00

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San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Publishers [1991]. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1991. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 0152394982 . First edition thus. This copy has been signed by the artist, Barry Moser, on the title page. "Summary: A collection of old and new adventures of Jahdu, the trickster". Oversize [about 8.25" x 10.25"] volume, 108+ pages,… Read more
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THE JOURNEY OF IBN FATTOUMA [originally published in Arabic in 1983 as RIHLAT IBN FATTUMA]

by Mahfouz, Naguib [translated by Denys Johnson-Davies] [Dust Wrapper painting by Steven Rydberg, design by Julie Duquet]

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biblioboy
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780385423236
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$15.00

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New York: Doubleday [1992]. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1992. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 0385423233 . First US edition. "First published in Arabic in 1983, this brief but powerful parable is set in a mythical, timeless Middle East". 148 pages. Near Fine or better copy in Near Fine or better Dust Wrapper. .155
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THE COW-TAIL SWITCH: AND OTHER WEST AFRICAN STORIES

by Courlander, Harold and George Herzog [illustrated with drawings by Madye Lee Chastain]

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biblioboy
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780805002980
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$10.80

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[New York]: Troll Associates [Henry Holt] [1986] . First edition thus. A Newbery Medal Honor Book. 143 pages including a glossary and pronunciation guide. Light edge wear . 12
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An Incarnation of the Snow

by Bain F. W (translated by)

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Published
1908
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$15.99

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NY: G. P. Putnam`s Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1908. Blue cloth. 108 pages. Previous owner name to front free end paper, light edge wear, corners bumped. Rear hinge cracked at last page, holding well. Frontis illustration .
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Tales of Magic

by Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm

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biblioboy
Published
1991
Condition
Fine with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780026894395
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$12.99

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NY: Checkerboard Pr. 1991. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. ; Beautiful Full Page Illustrations. No artist credited with the illustrations. A wonderful collection of mostly Grimm's Fary Tales. Stories Include: Nils in the Forest (A Danish story), The Magic Book, Poet, Goblin and Donkey, The Giant and the Cobbler, A Pot of Gold, The Crystal Ball, Molly Whuppie, Pixie… Read more
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Romance and Legend of Chivalry

by Moncrieff, A. R. Hope

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biblioboy
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good in Fine dust jacket
Edition
Reprint; First Printing
ISBN
9780517118627
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$11.80

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U. S. A.: Grammercy. Very Good in Fine dust jacket. 1995. Reprint; First Printing. Hard Cover. 0517118629 . A very good book with creases to the lower outside corners of the frist few pages at the tips, inexpensive paper toned else a tight clean copy in a fine dust jacket. ; Color Plates; 8vo 8" - 9"… Read more
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The Lore of the Unicorn

by Shepard Odell

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biblioboy
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
later printing
ISBN
9780517371565
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$12.80

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NY: AVENEL. 1982 Hard Cover 312 pages Near fine with light edge wear in like dust jacket. see Photos PS 54
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Anpano: an American Indian Odyssey

by Highwater, Jamake

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biblioboy
Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780397317509
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$16.99

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New York, NY: Lippincott1977. Inscribed by author on half title page 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 256 pages. Very light wear in like dust jacket ref33
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Witchcraft and Folklore of Dartmoor

by St. Leger-Gordon Ruth E

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Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
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NY: Bell, 1972. 196 pp stories of myth, foklore, witchcraft and more from Dartmoor, Scotland. Dust soiling top page edges, 2 tiny spots to the edge of the front free endpaper, in dj with a trace of edge wear. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. bx25
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Great American Folklore: Legends, Tales, Ballads, Superstitions from all Across America

by Battle, Kemp Plummer; Battle, Lois

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Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
book club
ISBN
9780385185554
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$12.80

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New York, NY: Doubleday Publishing. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1986. Hard Cover. Very light dust soiling top page edges 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. ; John M. Battle .bx34
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