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Mythology / Folklore From Hermit Hill Books


Turkey Brother and Other Tales: Iroquois Folk Stories

By Bruchac, Joseph

Trumansburg, NY: Crossing Press, 1975. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Kahonhes. A collection of Oroquois legends about animals and folk hereos. Reinforced binding. Illustrated with grey & black drawings. Decorated yellow, red, white & black cover. Clean & tight. No markings. Square 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.


Helen of Troy and Her Shameless Phantom

By Austin, Norman

Ithaca, New York: Cornell Univeristy Press, 1994. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. Previous owner's name and date on half-title page. No other faults. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Canadian Wonder Tales

By Macmillan, Cyrus (collected & Introduced by)

London: Bodley Head, 1974. First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Elizabeth Cleaver. This volume brings together Professor Cyrus Macmillan's two collections, "Canadian Wonder Tales" and "Canadian Fairy Tales," first published in 1918 and 1922 respectively. Brown paper boards with gilt spine lettering. Faint rubbed spot on bottom edge of back board. Otherwise clean and tight. Dj has minor edgewear. In protective mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Heroes from Hakluyt

By Finger, Charles J. (edited by)

New York: Henry Holt, 1928. First Printing (stated). Hard Cover. Good+/Poor. Paul Honore. Illustrated with beautiful color woodblock prints. Light green cloth boards with paper label on spine. Light foxing along top edge of front board and spine. Illustrated endpapers. Tipped in frontis loose at bottom. Foxing along top edge. Inside pages clean and tight. All that exists of dj is front, most of spine and front flap. In protective mylar. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


Hawaiian Folk Tales: A Collection of Native Legends

By Thrum, Thos. G. (compiled by)

Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1912. Very Good/No Jacket. Brown cloth boards with illustration. Sixteen b/w illustrations. Head of spine bumped and lightly worn. Corners lightly bumped. Gilt top edge. Deckle foredge. Small tear in edge of page xi. Legends of Maui, Pele, Hiku Lonopuha and other Hawaiian folk tales.