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Image for YUGOSLAV PROVERBS (TEN CENT POCKET SERIES NO. 380) [COVER TITLE: LITTLE BLUE BOOK NO. 380]

YUGOSLAV PROVERBS (TEN CENT POCKET SERIES NO. 380) [COVER TITLE: LITTLE BLUE BOOK NO. 380]

By: Adamic, Louis; Compiled by & Edited by E. Haldeman-Julius

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Girard, Kansas, Haldeman-Julius Co.: 1923

Seller ID: P6221


64p. Cover edges lightly sunned. Last 2 leaves list other titles in the Ten Cent Pocket Series. [Christian; 500a] (5"x3-1/2") View more info

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A GOLDEN TREASURY OF JEWISH TALES

By: Barash, Asher; Retold by & Translated from the Hebrew by Murray Roston

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Jerusalem, Massada Press: 1965

Seller ID: H11724


[167p.] Rubbed jacket has chips to corners and scrapes to folds. Brown tone illustrations. (10-3/4"x7-1/2") View more info

Image for QUIPUS AND WITCHES KNOTS: THE ROLE OF THE KNOT IN PRIMITIVE AND ANCIENT CULTURES WITH A TRANSLATION AND ANALYSIS OF "ORIBASIUS DE LAQUEIS"

QUIPUS AND WITCHES KNOTS: THE ROLE OF THE KNOT IN PRIMITIVE AND ANCIENT CULTURES WITH A TRANSLATION AND ANALYSIS OF "ORIBASIUS DE LAQUEIS"

By: Day, Cyrus Lawrence

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, University of Kansas Press: 1967

Seller ID: H11093


[ix], 158p. A few spots on cover and corners lightly worn. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w illustrations. (9-7/8"x6-3/4") View more info

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LES MÉMOIRES DE ZEUS

By: Druon, Maurice

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette: 1963

Seller ID: H12335


[284p.] Cover has a few dents and corners bumped, jacket toned and a few chips to edges. (8-3/8"x5-3/8") View more info

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THE PAINTED FOX: A FABLE

By: Franko, Ivan; Translated from the Ukrainian by Victor Ruzhitsky

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Kiev, Veselka: 1987

Seller ID: P6880


[23p.] Bookstore stamp on title page, wrap corners creased with edges scraped and 2" tear on top spine fold. "When a shy fox is forced to hide in a barrel of blue paint, he uses his new appearance to declare himself tsar over all the forest animals." B&w and color illustrations. (11-3/8"x8-1/2") View more info

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THE RICE FAIRY: KARE STORIES FROM SOUTHEAST ASIA

By: Harris, Edward Norman

Price: $29.00

Publisher: [Redlands, California], Simplicity Press: 1987

Seller ID: H12321


81p. 1989 printing. Jacket flap folds scraped and edges chipped. "A collection of traditional stories from the obscure and mysterious Karen tribe of Burma and northern Thailand." Yellow ages with red text and illustrations. (8-3/4"x11-1/4") View more info

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FAIRY TALES AND LEGENDS FROM ROMANIA

By: Hillard, Richard; Verses & Rhymes Adapted & Translated from the Romanian By

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1972

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8198


333p. Jacket rubbed with edges slightly worn. Includes the following stories: Greuceanu, The Water Fairy, Ileana Cosinzeana, Calin the Madcap, A String of Pearls Twined with Golden Flowers, The Bay-Tree Maiden, The Golden Stag ,The Stone Man, Prince Charming, the Golden-Haired, The Old Man's Daughter, Agheran the Brave, Youth without Age and Life without Death, Wee Pepper Peter and Flowery Florea, Prince Charming of the Tear, The Story of Harap Alb, The Dawn Fairy, Ivan ... View more info

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THE HORSE IN MAGIC AND MYTH

By: Howey, M. Oldfield

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Castle Books: 1958

Seller ID: H7810


xii, 238p. Cover and corners rubbed, jacket has large chips to edges. B&w illustrations and plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

Image for DU FU HELPS THE POOR (STORIES ABOUT ANCIENT CHINESE LITERARY & ART FIGURES)

DU FU HELPS THE POOR (STORIES ABOUT ANCIENT CHINESE LITERARY & ART FIGURES)

By: Hua Shiming, Adapted By

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Beijing, Zhaohua Publishing House: 1985

Edition: First

Seller ID: P4503


15p. Top corners curled, sticker shadow on front cover. Designed by Zhang Xizhu. Color illustrations. (9-7/8"x7-3/8") View more info

Image for WU CHENG'EN AT YUNTAI MOUNTAIN (STORIES ABOUT ANCIENT CHINESE LITERARY AND ART FIGURES)

WU CHENG'EN AT YUNTAI MOUNTAIN (STORIES ABOUT ANCIENT CHINESE LITERARY AND ART FIGURES)

By: Hua Shiming, Adapted By

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Beijing, Morning Glory Press: 1986

Edition: First

Seller ID: P4504


23p. Cover rubbed with front scraped with light wear to edges. Designed by Zhang Xizhu. Color illustrations. (9-7/8"x7-1/4") View more info

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KATO PUSAKO: PAPATAH, PATITIH, MAMANG, PANTUN, AJARAN DAN FILSAFAT MINANGKABAU

By: Indo, A.B. Dt. Madjo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Jakarta, Majelis Pembina Adat Alam Minangkabau; PT Rora Karya: 1999

Seller ID: P6564


[xxiv], [254p.], A-60. Spine sunned and cover corners lightly worn. Includes glossary. (8-1/4"x6") View more info

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EIRIK THE RED AND OTHER ICELANDIC SAGAS

By: Jones, Gwyn; Selected and translated with an introduction by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1961

Seller ID: H9335


[xx], 318p. Pages have pencil marginalia, white stain on bottom of front cover and jacket, price clipped jacket has worn corners. Jacket design by William Stobbs. 582. (6"x3-7/8") View more info

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FABLES CHOISIES

By: La Fontaine, Jean de

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Privately Printed for William Andrews Clark, Jr. by Chester Troan: 1928

Seller ID: H11992


Unpaginated (approx. 34p.) Engravings offset, but the most troublesome flaws are the brown spots to pages throughout. "Of this book one hundred copies have been printed for private distribution. The text is from a very scarce edition printed in Bouillon, Belgium, in 1776, with plates by Bertin and Savart. The ornamental borders are by Clara Ortiz Troan. This copy is number 95." View more info

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UNDINE

By: La Motte-Fouqué, Friedrich de; Retold by Gertrude C. Schwebell

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1971

Seller ID: H11109


64p. 1st printing. Cover corners lightly worn, price clipped jacket rubbed and lightly soiled with chips and tears to edges. Simon & Schuster library edition label on jacket. Color illustrations. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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THE MOON PAINTERS AND OTHER ESTONIAN FOLK TALES

By: Maas, Selve

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1971

Edition: First

Seller ID: H2311


143p. Cover corners slightly rubbed, clipped jacket has wear to corners and spine sunned. B&w illustrations. (9-1/2"x7-1/2") View more info

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FOLK TALES

By: Matthiessen, Wilhelm; Translated By Kathleen Shaw

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1968

Edition: First

Seller ID: H7623


[208p.] GP-495. Front cover lightly soiled, jacket lightly worn and spine wrinkled. B&w and cover illustrations. (9-1/4"x7-1/2") View more info

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SEVEN (7) MAGIC ORDERS

By: Mui, Shan; Story Adaptation and Edited by Ruth Tabrah

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Norfolk Island, Australia, Island Heritage: 1973

Seller ID: H10756


Unpaginated (approx. 78p.) Cover corners bumped, jacket corners lightly worn. Color illustrations. (10-1/4"x9-1/2") View more info

Image for THE MERMAID READER AND OF MERMEN, NIXIES, WATER NYMPHS, SEA SIRENS, SEA SERPENTS, SPRITES AND KINDRED CREATURES OF THE DEEP

THE MERMAID READER AND OF MERMEN, NIXIES, WATER NYMPHS, SEA SIRENS, SEA SERPENTS, SPRITES AND KINDRED CREATURES OF THE DEEP

By: O'Clery, Helen; Selected By

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Franklin Watts: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: H7278


xii, 194p. Cover edges lightly worn, front pastedown a bit cockeyed from when book was bound, price clipped jacket has small chips, tears and creases to edges. A collection of stories and poems by a variety on writers including Oscar Wilde, the Brothers Grimm, Bret Harte, and Ogden Nash celebrating the title creatures. Jacket design by C. Walter Hodges. B&w illustrations. (9-1/2"x6-5/8") View more info

Image for THE MERMAID READER AND OF MERMEN, NIXIES, WATER NYMPHS, SEA SIRENS, SEA SERPENTS, SPRITES AND KINDRED CREATURES OF THE DEEP

THE MERMAID READER AND OF MERMEN, NIXIES, WATER NYMPHS, SEA SIRENS, SEA SERPENTS, SPRITES AND KINDRED CREATURES OF THE DEEP

By: O'Clery, Helen; Selected By

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Franklin Watts: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10768


xii, 194p. 1st printing. Cover corners lightly worn, jacket has small chips, tears, and creases to edges. A collection of stories and poems by a variety on writers including Oscar Wilde, the Brothers Grimm, Bret Harte, and Ogden Nash celebrating the title creatures. Jacket design by C. Walter Hodges. B&w illustrations. (9-1/2"x6-1/2") View more info

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THE WHITE DEER

By: Thurber, James

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1945

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12604


[iv], 115p. Endpapers toned, jacket has a 1" creased tear on top back edge and back flap with smaller tears and chips to edges. Fairy tale of a deer who has been transformed into a princess and a king's 3 sons who vie to win her hand. [Bowden; A16a] B&w illustrations and 2 leaves of color plates. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info