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Umbrella
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Umbrella

by Taro Yashima

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First edition
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YASHIMA, Taro. Umbrella. NY: The Viking Press [1958]. Green cloth decoratively stamped in pale yellow. Color pictorial endpapers; color illustrations on nearly every page. Light rubbing to lower edge and spine ends, else a fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (minute wear at spine ends and corners, no medal affixed). Signed by the author/artist, Caldecott Medalist Taro Yashima, in both English and Japanese characters and with one 4½-inch and one one-inch watercolor drawings.
First edition. 1959 Caldecott Medal Winner! Momo can't wait to use the red boots and umbrella she received on her birthday. All she needs now is a rainy day! Soft illustrations portray a thoughtful story about patience and growing independence.
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The Folklore of Fairy Tale
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The Folklore of Fairy Tale

by Macleod Yearsley

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YEARSLEY, Macleod. The Folklore of Fairy Tale. London: Watts, 1924. 8vo, xiv 240pp. Green cloth with spine stamped in gold. Spine ends lightly rubbed, else a fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (edges worn, particularly at ends of spine panel, some sunning and light soiling). Scarce in dust jacket.
First edition. An in depth, early 20th century exploration into the lasting interest in fairy tales and the impact of these tales on culture. Touching on a number of beloved fairy tales, including Cinderella, Bluebeard, Rumpelstiltskin and Puss in Boots, this exhaustive volume searches to illuminate the deeper, hidden meanings behind the enchantments, monsters, and morals of these classic stories.
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