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The Fraktur Writings or Illuminated Manuscripts of the Pennsylvania Germans

by Shelley, Donald A.

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Published
1961
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Very Good
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Pennsylvania German Folklore Society, 1961. 375pp. tan linen cloth hardback, index, bibliography, owner name ink stamped on end pages, small brown stain on front lower edge, b&w and color photos and illustrations, The Fraktur Writings or Illuminated Manuscripts of the Pennsylvania Germans, Pennsylvania German Folklore society volume twenty-three, 1958-1959, . Hard Cover. Very Good.
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THE SILVER COW : A Welsh Tale

by Cooper, Susan (retold by)

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780689502361
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$10.00

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Atheneum, 1983. c.30pp. Blue hardback, DJ VG, First American Edition, color illustrations, A young Welsh boy is rewarded for his harp playing with a silver cow, gift of the magic people living in the lake, . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Warwick Hutton .
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Sixty Ribald Songs from Pills to Purge Melancholy

by Bradley, S.A.J. (editor)

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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Frederick A Praeger, 1968. 219pp. Brown cloth hardback, DJ VG with a clean tear on back upper edge, indices, bibliography, glossary, chapter notes, Sixty Ribald Songs from Pills to Purge Melancholy arranged with gitar accompaniment, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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RACCOON'S LAST RACE : A Traditional Abenaki Story

by Bruchac, Joseph; Bruchac, James

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Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780803729773
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$13.50

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Dial Books for Young Readers, 2004. c.30pp. Oblong hardback with glossy illustrated boards, DJ VG, Fifth Printing, appears to be inscribed and signed by one of the authors or illustrators, full page color illustrations, The story of how Raccoon, the fastest animal on earth, loses his speed because he is boastful and breaks promises, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.… Read more
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THE GOLDEN BOOK OF FAIRY TALES

by Ponsot, Marie (translator)

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780307170255
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$17.50

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Golden Books Publishing , 1999. 156pp. Over sized hardback 13"x10" with glossy illustrated boards, DJ VG, no names or markings, Twenty eight fairy tales for young children, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Adrienne Segur .
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AMONG ANIMALS : The Collected Animal Stories of Manfred Kyber 1880-1933

by Kyber, Manfred; Fishwick, Olive (translator)

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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$20.00

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Centaur Press, 1967. 206pp. Green hardback with DJ, VG, no names or markings, translated from the German, AMONG ANIMALS : The Collected Animal Stories of Manfred Kyber 1880-1933, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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INDIAN TALES

by de Angulo, Jaime

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780865475236
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$10.00

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North Point Press, 1997. 246pp. Trade paperback, VG, spine edge slightly sun faded, no names or markings, Collection of fiction, folklore, tall tales, jokes, ceremonial ritual, and adventure stories, . Trade Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Jaime De Angulo .
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THE LITTLE BLACK HEN

by O'Faolain, Eileen

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Published
1941
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Very Good
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$20.00

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Random House, 1941. 135pp. Tan tweed cloth hardback with pasted on picture, DJ has minor chips and tears along edges, Second Printing, green illustrations, Irish folklore about a hen who is half fairy and is lured away into Fairyland and made a kitchen maid in the royal palace as punishment, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Aldren A.… Read more
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PETER AND THE WOLF

by Hastings, Selina (retold by); Sergei Prokofiev (based on the Orchestral Tale by)

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780805004083
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$15.00

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Henry Holt, 1987. c.28pp. Hardback with glossy illustrated covers, DJ VG, First American Edition, Retells the orchestral fairy tale of the boy who ignored his grandfathers warnings to capture a wolf, . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Reg Cartwright .
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LONG GONE : The Mecklenburg Six and the Theme of Escape in Black Folklore

by Dance, Daryl Cumber

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780870495120
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$10.00

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University of Tennessee Press, 1987. 185pp. Black cloth hardback with DJ, VG, EX-LIB, minimal markings, index, chapter notes, b&w illustrations, photos, LONG GONE : The Mecklenburg Six and the Theme of Escape in Black Folklore , . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Hilary Knight's Cinderella

by

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780394837604
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$22.50

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Random House, 1981. c.32pp. Square hardback with illustrated covers, owner name on front end page, very light rubbing to corner tips, publisher's reinforced binding, color illustrations by Hilary Knight, Cinderella, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Hilary Knight.
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WITH RIFLE & PLOW : Stories of the Western Pennsylvania Frontier

by Wright, J.E.; Sellers, Elisabeth M.; Shirk, Jeanette C.

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Published
1938
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Very Good
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University of Pittsburgh Press, 1938. 212pp. Brown cloth hardback, DJ poor and tucked in rear of book, illustrated, WITH RIFLE & PLOW : Stories of the Western Pennsylvania Frontier, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Poor. Illus. by Alexander Ross .
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DEAR MILI

by Grimm, Wilhelm; Manheim, Ralph (translator)

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374317621
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$8.00

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Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1988. c.40pp. Gray cloth hardback with DJ, VG, stated First Edition, no names or markings, illustrations by Maurice Sendak, "tells of a mother who sends her daughter into the forest to save her from a terrible war. The child comes upon the hut of an old man, who gives her shelter, and she repays his kindness… Read more
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SON OF RAVEN SON OF DEER " Fables of the Tse-Shaht People

by Clutesi, George

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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Gray's Publishing, 1968. 126pp. Hardback with illustrated cover, VG, spine and back cover slightly sun faded, Second Edition 1968, SON OF RAVEN SON OF DEER " Fables of the Tse-Shaht People, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by George Clutesi .
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ASCom GmbH Waldalgesheim / West Germany , 1986. c.26pp. Tall hardback with glossy illustrated boards, no DJ, full page illustrations, THE FAIRY TALE ABOUT IVAN THE SON OF THE CZAR, THE FIREBIRD AND ABOUT THE GREY WOLF, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Alexander Burkatovskij .
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A TREASURY OF SLOVAK FOLK SONGS

by Deutsch, Leonhard (compiler)

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Published
1950
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Very Good
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Crown Publishers, 1950. 125pp. Over sized tan cloth hardback, slight tape marks on covers, DJ VG, bilingual, text in Slovak and English, illustrations, music scores, Treasury of Slovak Folk Songs / Slovensky Si Spievaj, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Joseph Cincik .
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TELL MY HORSE

by Hurston, Zora Neale

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Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
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$95.00

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J.B Lippincott Co., 1938. 301pp, Red and blue striped cloth hardback, spine is moderately faded, no DJ, light rubbing at spine ends and edges; and, at corner tips and edges of book, end pages have a blue tinted mountain scene photograph, light brown foxing spots on a few pages, appendix, songs with music and lyrics, b&w photos, Voodoo and… Read more
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THE JACK TALES : Folk Tales from the Southern Appalachians

by Ward, R.M.; Chase, Richard (editor)

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780395066942
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$17.50

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Houghton Mifflin, 1971. 202pp. Blue cloth spine with gray boards, DJ has light rubbing and wear along edges, reprint of the 1943 edition, glossary, parallels, appendix, b&w illustrations, The Jack Tales : Told by R.M. Ward and his kindred in the Beech Mountain section of Western North Carolina and by other decendants of Council Harmon (1803-1896) elsewhere in the Southern… Read more
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THE TURF-CUTTER'S DONKEY : An Irish Story of Mystery and Adventure

by Lynch, Patricia

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780851059006
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$25.00

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The Dolmen Press, 1984. 210pp. Blue hardback with DJ, VG, front end page missing, 1984 edition of 1934 printing, THE TURF-CUTTER'S DONKEY : An Irish Story of Mystery and Adventure, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Jack B. Yeats .
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LAY MY BURDEN DOWN : A Folk History of Slavery

by Botkin, B.A. (editor)

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Published
1946
Condition
Good +
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University of Chicago Press, 1946. 286pp. Brown cloth hardback, no DJ, waterstain along back cover upper edge, owner name on front end page, Second Printing, no markings in text, A folk history of slavery, . Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket.
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