Category: Folklore and Mythology


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A Story of the Golden Age (Heroes of the Olden Time)

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1927

Seller ID: 015814

Brown cloth binding with blue, yellow and black decoration, sturdy, 286 pages, edges rubbed with some fraying at corners, page edges discolored View more info

A Hand-Book of Mythology: The Myths And Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome

By: Berens, E. M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Maynard, Merrill, & Co.:

Seller ID: 037063

Brown cloth binding with gilt title and black decoration, clean and sturdy, 334 pages, illustrated, edges rubbed, corners have slight fraying, light marginalia and former owners names View more info

The Borrowed Bride: A Fairy Love Legend of Donegal

By: Cassidy, Patrick Sarsfield

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Holt Brothers: 1892

Edition: No Additional Printings Stated

Seller ID: 035868

Dark green cloth binding with gilt titles and decoration, beveled edges, 255 pages, book is clean, all corners frayed, one page is loose View more info

Byelorussian Fairy Tales

By: Cortes, L. (translator)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Minsk, Vysheishaya Shkola: 1978

Seller ID: 027165

Sturdy, clean but qage discolored, about 40 pages, interior is very good View more info

Tales of Thebes and Argos

By: Cox, George W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green: 1864

Edition: Likely First Edition

Seller ID: 006950

Burgandy cloth "pebble" binding with gold lettering, clean and sturdy, age discolored, all edges rubbed, corners bumped and a bit frayed, 291 pages View more info

Fables de la Fontaine, Cent Fables Choisies

By: De La Fontaine, Jean; Tarsot, L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Henri Laurens: 1925

Seller ID: 037668

Text en fran├žais - in French. Gray cloth decorated binding, 196 pages plus index. All corners have fraying and some tears, covers are soiled, interior is clean, former owner's name View more info

Dafnis y Cloe

By: De Lesbos, Longo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Madrid, Spain, Alianza Editorial, S. A.: 1996

Seller ID: 022414

Text in Spanish. Clean and tight, 133 pages View more info

Grecian and Roman Mythology For Schools

By: Dwight, M. A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York & Chicago, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1875

Seller ID: 027314

Brown embossed binding, 312 pages plus 23 pages and some ads, illustrated, spine is cracked and partly missing, interior is good View more info

Folk Tales

By: Erben, Karel Jaromir; Nemcova, Bozena

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Prague, Czechoslovakia, Albatros: 2001

Seller ID: 025017

Clean and tight, 118 pages View more info

Myths of the Hero

By: Goodrich, Norma Lorre

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Orion Press: 1962

Edition: First Printing Stated

Seller ID: 004429

Brown binding with gold and red lettering, clean and sturdy, 415 pages; jacket is clean, has large open tear (Folklore and Mythology) View more info

The Fables of Aesop

By: Gregory, Patrick (translator); Gregory, Justina (translator)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, U.S.A., Harvard Common Press, Gambit: 1984

Edition: First Printing Stated

Seller ID: 015226

Black binding with gilt title on orange field, clean and tight, 103 pages, light wear and faint spotting; jacket is age discolored View more info

Magyar Tales

By: Hargitai, Peter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hungary, University of Massachusetts: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 041729

Glossy binding, clean and tight, 65 pages, inscribed by illustrator to former owner on title page View more info

The Firebird

By: Hastings, Selina (as retold by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., Candlewick Press: 1993

Edition: First Printing (by the Numbers)

Seller ID: 008567

Glossy binding, clean and tight, pages not numbered; jacket is clean and bright, price clipped View more info

Aespo's Fables

By: James, T. (Rev.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop & Co.: 1984

Seller ID: 018742

Blue binding with red and black decoration, sturdy, 208 pages, pages age discolored, covers have rubbed edges View more info

Contes Russes

By: Karel, Jean (traduction)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Grund: 1975

Seller ID: 038038

Text en fran├žais - in French. Pale lavender cloth binding with gilt title and decoration, clean and tight, 207 pages, slight edge wear; jacket is clean and bright View more info

Forever and Ever and a Wednesday

By: Katz, Menke

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A., Smith College: 1997

Edition: No Additional Printings Stated

Seller ID: 024728

Lavender cloth binding with gilt titles, clean and sturdy, 79 pages, lightly rubbed; jacket has edge tears View more info


By: Koenig, Alma Johanna (translated by Anthea Bell)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: England, Kestrel Books: 1979

Seller ID: 002795

Purple binding with yellow lettering, sturdy, clean and bright; jacket is lightly soiled, no tears View more info

La Fontaine : Selected Fables

By: La Fontaine, Jean de; Michie, James; Michie, James (translator)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Viking Penguin: 1979

Seller ID: 005832

Black and yellow binding with gold lettering, clean and sturdy, no edition stated; jacket is clean, small edge tears, mylar cover View more info


By: Larkin, David E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Peacock Press: 1978

Edition: First Printing (by the Numbers)

Seller ID: 023506

Sturdy, edges rubbed, pages not numbered (about 170), a few small exterior spots, interior very good View more info

The Owl, The Raven, and the Dove: The Religious Meaning of the Grimms' Magic Fairy Tales

By: Murphy, G. Ronald

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043356

Dark blue binding with white title, clean and tight, 189 pages, illustrated; jacket is clean and bright View more info