FOLK & FAIRY TALES from Windy Hill Books

New Arrivals

image of STORIES FROM SPAIN Folklore of the World

STORIES FROM SPAIN Folklore of the World

by Dolch, Edward W. & Marguerite P.

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£23.06

Show Details

Description:
champaign, Il: Garrard, 1962. In the publisher's Folklore of the World series. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Clipped Dustjacket. Illus. by Don Bolognese.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.06
image of THE EMPEROR'S BIG GIFT

THE EMPEROR'S BIG GIFT

by Britt, Dell

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£26.90

Show Details

Description:
Englewood cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1967. Retelling of a classic Chinese folktale. Light soiling to edges of book and dust jacket else fine. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine Dust Jacket. Illus. by Jan Hogenbyl .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£26.90
image of STORIES FROM OLD CHINA Folklore of the World

STORIES FROM OLD CHINA Folklore of the World

by Dolch, Edward W. & Marguerite P.

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1964
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£23.06

Show Details

Description:
champaign, Il: Garrard, 1964. In the publisher's Folklore of the World series. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Clipped Dustjacket. Illus. by Seong Moy.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.06
image of THE COBBLER'S DILEMNA.

THE COBBLER'S DILEMNA.

by Werth, Kurt.

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Item Price
£23.06

Show Details

Description:
NY: McGraw-Hill, (1967) Illus by author. FINE in Near Fine, clipped dustjacket. 32 pgs, prebound cloth. Old Italian tale about the cobbler who loved to talk! .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.06
image of THE GRANDMOTHER A Story of Country life in Bohemia

THE GRANDMOTHER A Story of Country life in Bohemia

by Nemec, Bozena (Bozena Nemcova)

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1891
Condition
Good
Item Price
£96.09

Show Details

Description:
Chicago: A.C. McClurg, 1891. Translated from the Bohemian with a biographical sketch of the author by Frances Gregor, B.L. Covers of book are soiled, lower corners of book are bumped. Age darkening to edges of book and some light thumbing and a few stray pencil marks to interior. Previous owners name writ lightly in pencil on front free endpaper. .… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£96.09
image of DICK WHITTINGTON and His Cat

DICK WHITTINGTON and His Cat

by Hodges, Margaret (reteller)

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780823419876
Item Price
£23.06

Show Details

Description:
NY: Holiday House, 2006. Old store stock in unread condition. . First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by Melisande Potter.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.06
image of William Joyce's MOTHER GOOSE

William Joyce's MOTHER GOOSE

by Joyce, William

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1984
Edition
5th Printing
ISBN
9780679866558
Item Price
£11.53

Show Details

Description:
Random House, 1984. Hard Cover As new, no dust jacket as issued. A Knee High Book, in unread condition. 5th Printing.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.53
image of ARABIAN NIGHTS

ARABIAN NIGHTS

by Lowe, Orton (introduction)

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1924
Item Price
£9.22

Show Details

Description:
John C. Winston, 1924. Hard Cover. Good+, no dj as issued. One volume of a 10 book set of Children's Classics "published especially for Encyclopedia Americana." Pages of book are moderately age toned, some light foxing to margins of color plates. . Illus. by Adeline H. Bolton.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£9.22
image of MISCHA AND HIS BROTHERS.

MISCHA AND HIS BROTHERS.

by Baumann, Hans.

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Item Price
£23.06

Show Details

Description:
Jolla: Green Tiger Press, (1984) Hard Cover. Illus by Reinhard Michl. FIRST PRINTING. NEAR FINE as issued without dust jacket. 26 pgs, Baumann's bear story is illus w/12 full pg, full color paintings. Light bumping to lower spine end, else fine.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.06
image of LONG, BROAD & QUICKEYE

LONG, BROAD & QUICKEYE

by Ness, Evaline

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1969
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£34.59

Show Details

Description:
NY: Scribners, 1969. Illustrated by author. Near fine in a Very Good+, price clipped dustjacket. Dustjacket moderately soiled. In publishers library binding, NOT a library discard.. First Edition. Hard Cover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£34.59
image of A TURTLE AND A LOON and other Fables

A TURTLE AND A LOON and other Fables

by Massie, Diane Redfield

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Item Price
£23.06

Show Details

Description:
NY Atheneum 1965. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. Fine in a near fine dj. Illustrated by author, old store stock in unread condition.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.06
image of THE JUNIPER TREE & OTHER TALES FROM GRIMM

THE JUNIPER TREE & OTHER TALES FROM GRIMM

by Brothers Grimm

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
Item Price
£57.65

Show Details

Description:
NY: FS&G, 1973 Translated by Lore Segal & Randall Jarrell. 2 VOLUMES Boxed. 332 total pages, gilt decorated & lettered cloth. 26 black & white illustrations. FINE in NEAR FINE dustjackets in lightly soiled slipcase. Books are in unread condition. First edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjackets. Illus. by Maurice Sendak.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£57.65
image of THE HARE AND THE TORTOISE

THE HARE AND THE TORTOISE

by La Fontaine, Brian Wildsmith

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1968
Edition
2nd Impression
Item Price
£16.91

Show Details

Description:
NY: Franklin Watts, 1968. Hard Cover. Fine, no dj. Book is in unread condition. Very slight sun fading to pink cloth at lower edge of book. . 2nd Impression.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£16.91
image of FAVORITE FABLES FROM AESOP

FAVORITE FABLES FROM AESOP

by Aesop

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1939
Item Price
£19.22

Show Details

Description:
NY: Rand McNally, 1939. Good+ condition, with wear to lower edge and corners of book. Previous owners ink name on front paste down. Illustrated with black and white and color pictures by Winter.. Illus. by Winter, Milo.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£19.22
image of FAVORITE FAIRY TALES TOLD IN GERMANY

FAVORITE FAIRY TALES TOLD IN GERMANY

by Haviland, Virginia, Illustrated by Susanne Suba

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Item Price
£26.90

Show Details

Description:
Boston: Little, Brown, 1959 Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. 85 pgs, cloth. 7 fairy tales illus in green, orange, black & white. VERY GOOD+ in a Very Good, clipped dustjacket. Small chip missing from dustjacket at upper front corner, head and tale of dustjacket spine lightly chipped..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£26.90
image of THE PROVENSEN BOOK OF FAIRY TALES

THE PROVENSEN BOOK OF FAIRY TALES

by Provensen, Alice & Martin

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Item Price
£34.59

Show Details

Description:
NY: Random House, 1971 Illustrated by authors. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very Good+, clipped dust jacket. Lower corners or book lightly bumped. Foreword by Joan Bodger. 140 pages, boards. Collection of 12 tales written by such storytellers as Oscar Wilde, A.A. Milne, Howard Pyle, & Barbara Picard. .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£34.59
image of THE GIRL WHO DREAMED ONLY GEESE and Other Tales of the Far North

THE GIRL WHO DREAMED ONLY GEESE and Other Tales of the Far North

by Norman, Howard, Illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Item Price
£26.90

Show Details

Description:
NY: Harcourt Children's Books, 1997 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. First Edition, first Printing. Stunning illustrations by the Dillons, book is in unread condition.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£26.90
image of FAIRY TALES FROM FRANCE

FAIRY TALES FROM FRANCE

by Larned. William Trowbridge

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
1920
Item Price
£23.06

Show Details

Description:
NY: P.F. Volland Co, 1920. Hard Cover. Very Good, no dj as issued. Thirteenth edition with a neat gift inscription dated 1925 on front free endapaper opposite of half title page. Corners and spine ends of book are bumped and show wear. In the Volland "Happy Children Books" series.. Illus. by John Rae.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.06
image of THE LITTLE MERMAID  (Pop-Up Classics)

THE LITTLE MERMAID (Pop-Up Classics)

by Sabuda, Robert

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Published
2013
Edition
First Edtion, First Printing
ISBN
9781416960805
Item Price
£34.59

Show Details

Description:
Little Simon, 2013. Hard Cover. Fine, no dj as issued. . First Edtion, First Printing.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£34.59
image of SOUTH AMERICAN WONDER TALES

SOUTH AMERICAN WONDER TALES

by Carpenter, Frances, Illustrated by Ralph Creasman

Seller
Windy Hill Books
Item Price
£26.90

Show Details

Description:
Chicago: Follett, 1969 Hard Cover. FIRST PRINTING. Fine in a near fine, clipped dustjacket. Dj spine lightly sun faded. 192 pages, boards. 22 tales from the ancient cultures of Peru, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile & the Guianas. Old store stock in unread condition. .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£26.90