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CANADIAN FOLKLORE CANADIEN

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Published
1979
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(Toronto): Folklore Studies Association of Canada, 1979. Volume 1, nos. 1 & 2, of the Journal. Card covers. pp (2), (98). Text in French and English. VG. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.. Softcover. Octavo.
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True Poetry: Traditional and Popular Verse in Ontario

by Greenhill, Pauline

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Published
1989
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First printing
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9780773506978
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Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1989. Blue cloth. pp xvi, 230, [2]. Index. Fine in jacket. " Focusing on the importance of traditional and popular poetry for the poets, the presenters, and the local audience, Greenhill examines the activity of creating and using poetry in a community context. She gives numerous examples of Ontario folk verse, among them twenty-one… Read more
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Leipzig: Insel, 1911. Four volumes. Variant binding of publisher's brown leather with gilt decorated spine, top edges gilt, decorated endpapers, ribbon markers bound in. (iv), (497), (3); (iv), (472); (iv), (449), (3); (iv), (503), (1) pp. Minor cover rubbing; some inner hinges cracked; else a VG set A selection from DIE ERZAHLUNGEN AUS DEN TAUSEND UND EIN NACHTEN (12 vols.,… Read more
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Le chien noir : légendes de chez nous, histoires de chez nous

by Legault, Rolland

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Published
1947
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Montréal: Lumen, 1947. Card covers. 154 p. ; 20 cm. A little leaned, spine lightly yellowed, three tan spots to front cover, VG otherwise. This was Canadian scholar and frequent reviewer of French-Canadian literature W.E. Collin's copy. It has his catalogue card laid in. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced. . Softcover. Octavo.
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ESKIMO STRING FIGURES (Report of the Canadian Arctic Expedition 1913-18, Volume XIII: Eskimo Folk-lore, Part B.)

by JENNESS, D. (Diamond Jenness)

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Published
1924
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First printing
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Ottawa: F.A. Acland, King's Printer, 1924. Tall octavo. pp 192. 227 figures in text. Front copy has a chip to lower inner corner; splits to spine folds neatly repaired; else a VG clean, tight, unworn and uncreased copy, no owner names.. First printing. Softcover.
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BLUENOSE MAGIC. Popular Beliefs and Superstitions in Nova Scotia.

by CREIGHTON, Helen, editor

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Published
1970
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Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1970. Second printing (first was in 1968). Black boards. x, 297, (1) pp. Fine copy, no owner names. Jacket has small rubbed and creased tears at head of spine, small chip to rear panel, VG otherwise.. Hardcover.
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STORIES OF THE LAND OF EVANGELINE.

by ROGERS, Grace McLeod

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Published
1923
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1923. First of this illustrated edition, second edition overall. 8vo, blue decorated cloth stamped to spine and front cover in gilt. Grey-blue on stiff yellowish paper pictorial endpapers. (342), [2] pp. Frontispiece illustration and illustrated title page on text paper, numerous vignette illustrations in text. Spine lightly rubbed and ends, gilt a bit dulled; ink name… Read more
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Oxford: Clarendon Press / Oxford University Press, 1913. Two volumes, octavo, rebound in dark green cloth, spine gilt lettered with crown device. pp xxiv, (328); (326) + frontispiece in each volume and 2 further plates in Vol. II. Many reproductions in text. Text in Hausa and English. Covers bowed,, yellowing to endpapers and page edges; else a VG clean, tight… Read more
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GHOSTS ALONG THE CUMBERLAND. Deathlore in the Kentucky Foothills. Photographs by Mike Morse

by MONTELL, William Lynwood

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Published
1975
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Very Good
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First edition.
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9780870491658
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Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1975. Black & white pictorial cloth. (xvi), 240 pp + photos. Remainder stripes to lower edge; remainder spray to top page edges; former owner's ink inscription; else fine in lightly used jacket.. First edition.. Hardcover.. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo.
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