• Topic: Myth & Folklore

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1925.

Publication undated, but a printed postscript on the dedication page is dated 1925, and a gift bookplate on the front endpaper is dated 1926. Apart from the bookplate and a spot of removed adhesive on the front endpaper, a little mild toning through the margins, and a clear drip spot... more

Price: $20.00

Wiley-Blackwell, 2008.

Crisp, bright pages; no owners' marks; spine bears some reading creases, but binding remains square and secure; soft cover curls modestly outward along the right front edge and bears a short crease at the right front, a longer, diagonal crease at the left rear, and mild rubbing at corners and... more

Price: $38.95

Cornell Univerisity Press, 1974.

The pages of this copy are crisp, bright, and clean except for a bookstore's stamp at the top edge of the page block; there are no ownership marks. The binding is square and secure, the hard cover very delicately shelf-rubbed at corners and spine ends but otherwise clean and excellent.... more

Price: $20.00

University of Chicago Press, 1993.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; except for a little wrinkle at the spine head of the soft cover and a touch of rubbing at the corners, as new. ... more

Price: $25.00

Western Michigan University, 1999.

Pages crisp and clean; spine square and uncreased; soft cover only gently rubbed at corners and around spine ends, otherwise excellent. 142pp. ... more

Price: $7.00

University of Arizona Press, 1994.

Clean, crisp pages; no owners' marks; full cloth hard cover shows only modest rubbing at spine ends; dust jacket bears one short, closed tear at the top left front and another at the bottom left rear corner, some mild toning along the spine, and a small, pale yellow spot at... more

Price: $35.00

Cornell University Press, 2002.

Crisp, clean pages; square, uncreased spine; soft cover bears a light bend along the right front and modest wear at spine heel and corners; otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $29.95

Oldenburg: B. Scharf, 1956.

Language: German. Pages clean except for a gift note at half-title page, light foxing verso the frontis and along the head edges, and gentle age-toning in the margins; binding is square and secure, hard cover turned in at the bottom corners and showing toning and some surface wrinkling along the... more

Price: $7.00

Santiago, Chile: Ministerio de Agricultura, 2009.

Language: Spanish. Clean and bright, though there is a small curl through the top corners of the last 12 leaves; soft cover bears mild rubbing at corners and an edge chip at the spine heel; otherwise excellent. 111pp., color illus. ... more

Price: $30.00

Oldenburg i. D.: Schulzesche Verlagsbuchhandlung Rudolf Schwartz, 1933.

Language: German (Plattdeutsch). Pages clean except for a prior owner's ink stamp at the top of the title page, mild toning in the margins throughout, and modest foxing on the first page, which bears a black-and-white photo portrait of the author. Binding is secure; orange soft cover shows some fading... more

Price: $10.00

Schocken, 1986.

Crisp, clean pages except for a gift note penned on the half-title page and foxing along the top edges; square, secure binding, hard cover gently faded along top and bottom edges and showing some shelfwear at corners and spine ends, otherwise excellent; jacket bears some pale blue smudging on both... more

Price: $48.95

Alfred A. Knopf, 1946.

Pages crisp and clean except for a bookplate on the back of the front free endpaper, scattered dust spotting on the outside edges of the pageblock, and just a little toning at the endpapers. Binding is square, mildly relaxed but secure; green cloth cover shows non-intrusive moisture staining at the... more

Price: $75.00

Oxford University Press, 2003.

Crisp, clean pages; no owners' marks; there is a short, closed tear with small attendant creases at the spine heel on the dust jacket, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $12.95

Lancelot Press, 1991.

Crisp, bright, and clean; no owners' marks; except for almost invisible shelf rubbing at the lower corners of the soft cover, as new. ... more

Price: $3.95

University of California Press, 2005.

Clean, bright pages; no owners' marks; except for small spots of rubbing at the spine ends of the hard cover, a few short scratches on the rear of the dust jacket and one tiny tear at the spine head, clean and well-kept. ... more

Price: $13.00

University of Chicago Press, 1992.

Clean and bright; no owner's marks; a light bend through the bottom right front corner of the soft cover and a few folowing pages, tiny wrinkles at the spine heel, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $19.95

Corte Madera, California: Pomegranate Artbooks, 1981.

Clean, bright pages except for small spots of dimming on some of the metallic-finish pages and a few thumbnail creases scattered throughout; square, secure binding, full red cloth cover showing only one tiny, pale spot at the upper front and points of light rubbing at the corners. Black slipcase bears... more

Price: $36.95

NYU Press, 1995.

Pages clean, if very gently toned throughout; spine square and uncreased; soft cover shows a touch of shelfwear along bottom edges with mild chipping at the spine heel, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $11.00

New Delhi, India: Children's Book Trust, 1971.

Language: English. Clean, bright pages, with beautiful watercolour illustrations; stapled, secure binding. Slight rubbing at spine ends and along spine; faint rubbing at free corners. Otherwise, copy is clean and excellent. ... more

Price: $5.50

Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.A.: Summa Publications, 1983.

Languages: English and French, with additional textual notes in both languages. Signed and inscribed to a named individual by the editor at the front free endpaper, this copy has crisp, clean pages, square, tight binding, a little gentle darkening at the spine of the green cloth hard cover as well... more

Price: $7.00

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