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Harlekin. Eine Ausstellung im Österreichischen Theatermuseum.

68p large format paperback, white illustrated cover, light library markings, uncommon title with ...

£26.00

I Cinque Libri. Storie Fantastiche, Favole, Filastrocche.

£24.00

756p white paperback, designed by Bruno Munari, with interesting and colourful illustrations to ...

£24.00

Babylonian Wisdom Literature.

£46.00

xix 358p plus 75 cuneiform plates in the back, large format hardback, larger than A4, dustjacket ...

£46.00

Ter Herinnering aan de Uittocht uit Egypte.

£28.00

32p stapled booklet, tanned but with pages very clear and legible, very good reproductions of ...

£28.00

Myth. Its Meaning and Functions in Ancient and Other Cultures.

£12.00

xii 299p large paperback with green illustrated cover, little use, nice fresh copy, no names or ...

£12.00

£24.00

96p paperback, square format with illustrated maroon cover, very good condition, minimal wear and ...

£24.00

£24.00

xiv 450p thick volume, original olive cloth, frontispiece and many plates cleanly removed, spine ...

£24.00

two paperback volumes together 744p, fresh set, in their slipcase, with author dedication with ...

£28.00

He Who Saw Everything: Verse Translation of the Epic of Gilgamesh.

£34.00

xxx 149p hardback, blue dustjacket, illustrations, a nice clean copy of an uncommon title

£34.00

I Beati Paoli. Storia, Letteratura e Leggenda.

242p dark green paperback with illustration to front, exterior fresh, text clean, no names or ...

£14.00

Les Grenouilles dans l'Antiquité. Cultes et Mythes des Grenouilles en Grèce et ailleurs.

£20.00

139p white paperback, colour plates, excellent copy, no names or stamps, almost as new

£20.00

Sessanta Novelle Popolari Montalesi. A Cura di Roberto Fedi.

li 526p thick paperback, grey card cover, fresh copy, spine not creased

£18.00

232p large paperback, stiff binding, excellent cover, nice illustrations, excellent fresh copy

£30.00

64p small format hardback, card covers with turquoise jacket, very good condition, minimal wear, ...

£12.00

134p blue card-covered boards with spine reinforced with grey crocodile-effect tape, cover rather ...

£68.00

150p large format paperback, singers to cover, additional photographic plates and a folding map in ...

£26.00

£20.00

64p oblong hardback, colourful cover with title label to front, cloth spine a little soft, edges ...

£20.00

ix 258p olive green hardback with gilt title to spine, excellent condition, firm and clean, first ...

£14.00

300p large purple paperback with matching slipcase, book very fresh and new, slipcase shows wear ...

£24.00

£18.00

61p large format paperback, illustrations, a well preserved paperback, paper yellowing a little ...

£18.00

348p large paperback, paper cover front detaching, binding firm, this copy largely un-cut, a fresh ...

£14.00

185p large format white paperback, covers in very good condition with minor signs of wear and ...

£46.00

xvi 383p red paperback, Gaelic text with McKay's English translation to facing pages, very good ...

£12.00

£18.00

viii 400p large paperback, portrait to back cover, cover a little dusty, text is clean, never used, ...

£18.00

320p 317p two volumes paperback, tight and clean set, spines square, browning to top edge, text all ...

£20.00

xxviii 541p maroon cloth with gilt titles to spine and charioteer to front board, dark green ...

£28.00

45p plus a large section of plates, a well preserved copy, uncommon title, no names or stamps, well ...

£38.00

225p well preserved paperback, faint mauve cover, fresh and clean copy, contains texts by Vernon ...

£18.00

viii 592p thick paperback, black and white cover with red eye design, very good condition, a little ...

£36.00

x 272p large format paperback, colourful dustjacket present, colour frontispiece and b/w plates in ...

£32.00

viii 320p plus 16 pages with plates at the back, black illustrated cover, this copy as new, never ...

£24.00

x 196p paperback, blue cover, first edition, very good

£18.00

£12.00

128p large paperback, bright green illustrated covers, very good condition, minimal wear and firm ...

£12.00

Variazioni sul Don Giovanni. Mozart, Molière, Scott, Shakespeare e il Folclore.

163p paperback with grey illustrated jacket, author note to endpaper, also errata inserted which ...

£22.00

Symbolik des Märchens. Versuch einer Deutung. Zweite verbesserte Auflage.

792p large and heavy hardback with fresh dustjacket, excellent copy, no names or stamps, binding ...

£54.00

The History of Galilee, 1538 - 1949. Mysticism, Modernization, and War.

£64.00

ix 390p large sturdy hardback, brown and blue covers with white spine, like new condition, no wear, ...

£64.00

Libro Piccolo di Meraviglie. A cura di Marziano Guglielminetti.

178p large format paperback, dark blue cover with bright colour illustrations, additional colour ...

£18.00

La Fiaba Popolare Europea. Forma e Natura.

£16.00

bright yellow paperback, some browning to initial pages, no names or stamps, very well preserved

£16.00

£14.00

xxvii 157p burgundy paperback, new, shrinkwrapped, Italian

£14.00

Initiation et Sagesse des Contes de Fées.

£18.00

186p white paperback with pink design to front, fresh and tight and clean copy, no traces of use, ...

£18.00

Alchimia.

230p well preserved paperback, black illustrated cover, a tight and clean and square copy, first ...

£20.00

Merpeople. A Human History.

318p grey hardback with blue lettering to spine, blue illustrated dustjacket present, minor wear to ...

£20.00

£20.00

xvii 330p black cloth hardback with gilt lettering to spine, illustrated dustjacket present, edges ...

£20.00

Il Femminile nella Fiaba.

214p well preserved paperback, black illustrated cover, a tight and clean and square copy, first ...

£20.00

The Romantic Fairy Tale - Seeds of Surrealism. (Facsimile)

133p paperback, grey card cover, facsimile of the 1964 edition, this copy with a few marginal ...

£16.00

Fiabe Russe Proibite. Con un Saggio Introduttivo di Boris Uspenskij.

319p large paperback, fresh and clean copy, first edition, no names or stamps, excellent copy, ...

£20.00

The Wayland-Dietrich Saga. Part I - The Song of Wayland. Volume I.

£28.00

xii 378p large format hardback, moss-green cloth with attractive gilt lettering, binding firm, a ...

£28.00

£24.00

vi 320p large format hardback, olive green cloth binding firm and tight, introduction with colour ...

£24.00

xiv 381p paperback with bright orange cover, a tight and clean copy, name in ink, no traces of use, ...

£20.00

Frankenstein.

156p large format paperback, fresh and clean copy, newspaper cutting inserted, very good indeed

£18.00

La Légende Arthurienne. Le Graal et la Table Ronde.

lii 1206p thick paperback, thin paper, many French words, a well preserved copy

£20.00

Mala Hrvatska Pjesmarica. Kroata kantlibreto.

£24.00

64p small format paperback, white cover with illustration, very good condition with no significant ...

£24.00

Hic Sunt Leones. Geografia Fantastica e Viaggi Straordinari.

120p large square format paperback, silver cover with colour map illustration, very good condition, ...

£64.00

Il Segreto di Shehrazàd. Erotismo, Folklore e Magia delle "Mille e Una Notte".

209p paperback, yellow card covers with flaps, very good condition, light wear to outsides, binding ...

£24.00

Racconti Leggendi Ricordi della Vita Italiana.

£28.00

xlii 181p small paperback, tan covers, very good condition, cover detached but present, binding ...

£28.00

L'Opera dei Pupi.

242p large format hardback, very good condition, black cloth cover with gilt lettering, black ...

£82.00

Il Mito di Don Giovanni.

£18.00

164p white paperback with text to front and back covers, slight spotting to covers and pages edges, ...

£18.00

La Légende de Roland. De la Genèse Française à l'Épuisement de la Figure du Héros en Italie.

£28.00

340p large paperback, white cover with photograph of statue, very good condition, some very light ...

£28.00

Fiabe Irlandesi.

670p white cloth hardback, shrink-wrapped in place, crimson cloth slipcase with illustration ...

£58.00

Spanish Ballads.

£24.00

104p mauve paperback with white lettering, bibliography, fresh clean copy without names or stamps, ...

£24.00

Classical Mythography and Romantic English Literature: The First A M D Hughes Memorial Lecture, The School of English, University of Birmingham.

£16.00

53p stapled booklet, green card cover, many illustrations, author inscription, very good indeed, ...

£16.00

Non al suo Amante più Diana Piacque: I Miti Venatori nella Letteratura Italiana.

£20.00

359p large format paperback, a fresh and clean copy, as new

£20.00

Romanzo e Mitologia. Un Carteggio. Traduzione di Ervino Pocar.

97p green and black hardback with white line to bottom, a fresh and clean copy, first edition, no ...

£18.00

Dix-Huit Chants et Poèmes Mongols. Avec Notations Musicales, Texte Mongol, Commentaires et Traductions.

31p 28p very large format paperback, greyish cover, very good condition, light wear, some spots and ...

£46.00

Nang Loi. The Floating Maiden. A Recitation from an Episode of the Ramakien. A Thai Version of the Indian Epic Ramayana.

68p stapled paperback, green and white cover, very good condition, minimal wear, binding intact, ...

£36.00

Navigatio Sancti Brendani. La Navigazione di San Brandano.

280p large paperback, illustrated cover with blue framed title panel, a fresh and clean copy, ...

£20.00

Poesia Russa: Byline, Canti Storici e Conto d'Igor.

174p tan cloth fresh, corners sharp, square spine well gilt with floral carpet design, decorative ...

£22.00

La Maschera di Bertoldo.

390p dark blue paperback, excellent condition, as new, spine not creased, no names or stamps, ...

£26.00

Chronicles of King Arthur.

£14.00

191p large hardback, black cloth with colourful jacket, very good condition, little to no wear, ...

£14.00

Le Mythe de Faust.

£24.00

440p paperback, brown and turquoise cover, very good condition, minimal wear, binding firm, pages ...

£24.00

Le Astuzie Sottilissime di Bertoldo e Bertoldino.

145p hardback, white silk-like cloth cover with green fleur-de-lis and gilt lettering to front, ...

£28.00

Political Myth.

£46.00

157p fresh paperback, black cover with white lettering, excellent clean and tight copy, never used, ...

£46.00

A Flame in the Snow. A Russian Legend.

168p small hardback, navy cloth with silver lettering to spine, very good condition, minimal wear, ...

£16.00

The Idylls of the King and a Selection of Poems.

x 319p paperback, colourful cover and white spine, very good condition, minimal wear, binding ...

£10.00

Anthologie Populaire de la Grèce Moderne.

£24.00

276p original paperback, in glassine jacket, spine a little soft and worn, no names or stamps, well ...

£24.00

Ägyptische Volkslieder. Teil 1. Arabischer Text mit Anmerkungen.

ix 196p hardback, cloth spine and marbled paper boards, name stamp (Franz Taeschner), excellent ...

£88.00

The Moon People and Other Namibian Stories. The Namibia Oral Tradition Project.

£20.00

iv 32p stapled booklet, beige cover, very good condition, minimal wear, staple binding firm, pages ...

£20.00

Muzimbikana and Other Namibian Adventures. The Namibia Oral Tradition Project.

£20.00

48p stapled booklet, green cover, very good condition, minimal wear, staple binding firm, pages ...

£20.00

Monte Summano. Ascesa e discesa nel fiabesco.

235p large format paperback, red illustrated jacket present, as new

£46.00

Folktales from Somalia (Sheekoxariirooyin Soomaaliyeed). Dual-Language Edition, English and Somali.

209p large format hardback, beige cloth with illustrations, like new condition, little to no wear, ...

£20.00

Mar Nero. Storie e Miti del Mediterraneo d'Oriente.

£40.00

x 300p paperback, white cover with scarlet spine, very good condition, minimal wear to covers and ...

£40.00

The Brus. From a Collation of the Cambridge and Edinburgh Manuscripts.

£48.00

xliv 524p large quarto format, green cloth boards detached, spine backstrip absent, armorial ...

£48.00

Hermann von Fritzlar. Nikolaus von Strassburg. David von Augsburg. Zum ersten Mal herausgegeben.  Neudruck der Ausgabe Leipzig 1845.

£46.00

xlviii 612p original grey cloth firm and tight, series title to front board, a tight and clean ...

£46.00

Florilegio di Canti Toscani. Folk Songs of the Tuscan Hills. With English Renderings.

£36.00

305p lilac cloth with gilt lettering, large format, top edge gilt, many colour plates and musical ...

£36.00

Marlowe's Tragical History of Doctor Faustus and Goethe's Faust, Part 1.

xxx 235p dark green hardback, binding firm, green title and frontispiece, names to endpaper, ...

£14.00

La Grande Stagione della Critica Letteraria Russa. Belinskij, Cernyscevskij, Dobroljubov, Pisarev.

479 large format paperback, a little yellowed and aged, some underlining of a few passages re ...

£34.00

C'era una Volta.

255p hardback with full dustjacket, jacket strong but somewhat spotted and yellowed, text all clean ...

£36.00

The Legends of King Richard I Coeur de Lion: A Study of Sources and Variations to the Year 1600.

161p hardback with blue dustjacket, rear of jacket sunned, very well preserved first edition.

£64.00

El Cid. Storia del Nobile Cavaliere Rodrigo Diaz.

hardback with fresh dustjacket, excellent copy, clean and tight, no names and no stamps, never used

£24.00

Draussen vor dem Ghetto: Leopold Kompert und die 'Schilderung jüdischen Volkslebens' in Böhmen und Mähren.

399p paperback, sky blue cover with white and black lettering, very good condition, as new, no ...

£46.00

Die Zauberflöte: Oper und Mysterium.

£24.00

383p hardback, fresh dustjacket, many illustrations, excellent copy, as new

£24.00

Volksstück: Vom Hanswurstspiel zum sozialen Drama der Gegenwart.

370p blue paperback illustration to front, excellent clean and tight copy, never used, no names or ...

£36.00

Early Irish Art.

60p paperback, grey-blue photograph cover, good condition, light wear to cover edges and corners, ...

£6.00

Kerr's 'Cornkisters' (Bothy Ballads) as Sung and Recorded by Willie Kemp.

£20.00

72p large format paperback, musical notations and text on facing pages, a well preserved copy

£20.00

Legends of the Flowers. With Woodcut Illustrations by W R H Johnson.

£18.00

96p blue cloth fresh, gilt flower to front, tight binding, fresh copy, some foxing to initial ...

£18.00

Man in the Panther's Skin: A Romantic Epic.

xviii 273p hardback, black cloth fresh, a clean and tight copy, translated from the Georgian

£24.00

The Story of Yves. A Breton Legend.

160p tan cloth with floral design to front, frontispiece, a well preserved copy, clean and firm

£20.00

Tom Tit Tot. An Essay on Savage Philosophy in Folk-Tale.

£18.00

viii 249p original burgundy cloth worn and aged but still holing, spine well in place, library ...

£18.00

No! in Thunder. Essays on Myth and Literature.

£10.00

xvi 341p paperback, bright red cover, tight and clean copy, never used, fresh

£10.00

The Works of James Hall: Legends of the West.

£46.00

435p original blind-stamped cloth a little aged and front hinge a little soft, old paper label to ...

£46.00

Rocznik Orientalistyczny. Volume 54, 2002.
(No Author)

£58.00

190p 215p two issues making up volume 54 (2002) bound in plain brown library cloth, original paper ...

£58.00

Rocznik Orientalistyczny. Volume 36-37, 1973 - 1975.
(No Author)

£48.00

124p 166p 112p 116p four issues making up volumes 36 and 37, 1973 - 1975 bound in plain brown ...

£48.00

Chine: Les Fetes.

63p paperback, colourful cover, very good condition, minimal wear, binding tight, pages clean and ...

£8.00

The Chrysanthemum and the Sword. Patterns of Japanese Culture.

£12.00

324p paperback, terracotta cover with green wraparound slip, very good condition, minimal wear, ...

£12.00

Mongolische Epen, Band 3: Übersetzung der Sammlung G Rincinsambuu, Mongol ardyn baatarlag tuul's.

£22.00

178p large format paperback, cover a little dusty, well preserved, German text throughout

£22.00

Traditsii russkogo zemledeliia: praktika i religiozno-nravstvennye vozzreniia. (Traditions of Russian Agriculture: Practice and Religious and Moral Beliefs)

£36.00

163p paperback, illustrated front and additional illustrations in the text, a well preserved copy, ...

£36.00

Russkie obrâdovye pesni Ucebnoe posobie dla vuzov. (Russian Ritual Songs. Textbook for Higher Education Institutions)

£46.00

272p hardback, blue cloth with white lettering, a tight and clean copy, very good

£46.00

The Wolf and the Lamb. Popular Culture in France from the Old Regime to the Twentieth Century.

252p large paperback, white cover with brown band, a well preserved copy, light pencil marks to ...

£28.00

Velikorusskie skazki Permskoj gubernii. (Velikorussian Tales from Perm Province)

£46.00

543p thick volume, yellow cover illustrated with owl, reset "reprint" (?) of the 1914 edition, with ...

£46.00

Poetieskie vozzrenija slavjan na prirodu v trech tomach 2. (Slavic Poetic Views of Nature, Volume 2)

784p hardback, bright red boards with gilt lettering to front, volume 2 ONLY, reprint of the 1868 ...

£46.00

The Odyssey.

374p paperback, black and yellow cover, good condition, light wear, spine a bit loose but binding ...

£14.00

Elephanta: The Legends about the Sculptures on Elephanta Island.

32p stapled booklet, illustrated throughout in colour, illustrations by C M Vitankar, slight ...

£20.00

British Names of Birds.

125p hardback, mud-brown cloth with blue jacket, very good condition, light wear to jacket edges ...

£32.00

Stories from Babylon and Persia.

£34.00

190p laminated hardback, beige cover, very good condition, minimal wear, cover and spine slightly ...

£34.00

The Golem. Legends of the Ghetto of Prague.

247p turquoise hardback, light wear and sunning to spine, bookplate and name to endpaper, Behrman's ...

£48.00

Amiran-Darejaniani. A Cycle of Medieval Georgian Tales Traditionally Ascribed to Mose Khoneli.

xxxiii 240p hardback without jacket, navy cloth with bright gilt lettering to spine, very good ...

£36.00

Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians.

xxii 393p large hardback, swamp-green cloth with bright gilt lettering to cover and spine, very ...

£26.00

Tradition and Design in the Iliad.

£24.00

viii 278p hardback, moss-green cloth with gilt lettering to spine, very good condition, light wear ...

£24.00

Medieval Comic Tales. Translated from Seven Languages.

xi 160p paperback, blood-red card cover, very good condition, light wear to covers, binding stiff ...

£14.00

Dictionary of Gods and Goddesses, Devils and Demons.

£16.00

ix 451p paperback, white cover with turquoise hippocampus, very good condition, some very light ...

£16.00

Stars and Keys: Folktales and Creolization in the Southwest Indian Ocean.

£56.00

xxv 413p large hardback fresh dustjacket, clean and tight copy, pencil marks to half a dozen pages, ...

£56.00

A Eva Barbada: Ensaios de Mitologia Medieval.

£46.00

250p large format paperback with silver cover, excellent copy, almost as new, first edition, with ...

£46.00

Christian Iconography. A Study of Its Origins.

£38.00

158p + 341 black and white plates, large, heavy dark green paperback, very light wear, well ...

£38.00

Death-in-Life and Life-in-Death: 'Cuchulain Comforted' and 'News for the Delphic Oracle'.

£16.00

63p paperback, beige card cover, very clean and fresh, almost as new.

£16.00

The Legend of John Wilkes Booth: Myth, Memory, and a Mummy.

£20.00

xv 268p hardback, dustjacket, as new, never used, excellent copy

£20.00

Histoire Médiévale du Bhoutan: établissement et évolution de la Théocratie des Brug pa.

£44.00

259p hardback, terracotta cloth as new, excellent copy, as new, never used, text in French

£44.00

Studies on the Secret History of the Mongols.

£24.00

161p paperback, grey illustrated cover, text from typescript, a few marginal notes, Japanese (?) ...

£24.00

Indigenous Writing in the Spanish Indies. Special Issue of UCLA Historical Journal, Volume 12, 1992.

£26.00

220p paperback, blue cover, excellent fresh copy, never used, papers by Terraciano, Sousa, Restall, ...

£26.00

The American Myth of Success: From Horatio Alger to Norman Vincent Peale.

£28.00

Hardback with blue skies dustjacket, a fresh clean copy, first edition, Signed with best wishes, ...

£28.00

King Arthur on Film. New Essays on Arthurian Cinema.

£48.00

xi 275p hardback, maroon cloth with silver lettering, like new condition, little to no wear, ...

£48.00

Les Cultures du Peuple. Rituels, Savoirs et Résistances au 16e Siècle.

£24.00

444p paperback, sunned white cover, good condition, light wear, small tear to back cover, binding ...

£24.00

Mythe et Tragédie en Grèce Ancienne.

184p paperback, white and purple cover, very good condition, minimal wear, name to endpaper, ...

£12.00

Bog-Myrtle and Peat: Tales chiefly of Galloway Gathered from the Years 1889 to 1895.

£18.00

426p original dark green cloth ribbed, top edge gilt, first edition, cloth fresh and tight, spine ...

£18.00

The Rediscovery of the Ancient Sagas of the Banu Hilal.

£10.00

20p offprint, note by the author inserted, with plates, very good

£10.00

The Memorial Feast for Kokotoy-Khan: A Kirghiz Epic Poem.

£46.00

xvi 283p large format (quarto size) green cloth fresh, top edge a little dusty, red stamp to title ...

£46.00

The Hudsailian Poems. Contained in the Manuscript of Leyden.

viii 297p hardback, large format, fresh dustjacket, as new. Reprint of the edition of 1854, Arab ...

£36.00

Magic in the Middle Ages.

xv 219p paperback, illustrated cover, like new condition, no noticeable wear, binding tight, spine ...

£12.00

Narratives and Poems from Hesban. Arabic Texts Recorded Among the Semi-Nomadic Al-Agarma. Tribe (Al-Balqa District, Jordan).

£96.00

110p paperback, beige cover, very good condition, minimal wear to covers and spine, binding tight, ...

£96.00

Mohammed in Volksepos. Ein Neuarabisches Heiligenlied.

£24.00

93p paperback, brown cover, very good condition, light wear commensurate with age, name to ...

£24.00

The History of the Forty Vezirs, or, The Story of the Forty Morns and Eves.

xl 420p hardback, mustard cloth, very good condition, some wear to covers and spine, binding intact ...

£36.00

Les Dieux de la Gaule.

134p paperback, beige cover with illustration, good copy, light pencil marks, binding a little ...

£24.00

La Leggenda di Vergogna.

107p small paperback, red cover, very good condition, minimal wear, faint stain to front cover, ...

£12.00

Ecelino da Romano nella Mente del Popolo e nella Poesia.

163p paperback, beige cover with flaps, good condition, some light wear to cover edges, notes to a ...

£16.00

The Life in the Forest: The Influence of the St. Giles Legend on the Courtly Tristan Story.

78p paperback, tanned white cover with blue calligraphic lettering, good condition, some wear to ...

£28.00

La Légende d'Alexandre le Grand dans la Littérature Française du 12e Siècle. Une Réécriture Permanente.

£36.00

394p paperback, white and yellow cover, good condition, minimal wear to covers, spine a little ...

£36.00

A Dictionary of Chinese Mythology.

£46.00

xxiii 627p large format hardback, black cloth fresh with bright red symbol to front, tight and ...

£46.00

Teach Yourself Bluegrass Fiddle.

£16.00

61p large format paperback, notation (tune and accompaniment) very large and clear, playing tips ...

£16.00

Morgenländische Spruchweisheit. Arabische Sprichwörter und Rätsel. Aus mündlicher Überlieferung gesammelt und übertragen.

£20.00

xi 64p large paperback, library stamp, related offprint inserted, very good

£20.00

The Sagas of Olaf Tryggvason and of Harald the Tyrant. (Harald Haardraade)

£64.00

219p paper-covered boards, title label to front, cloth spine holding well with aged title label to ...

£64.00

Arabic Proverbs, Collected by Mrs A P Singer. Edited by Enno Littmann.

xii 76p plus 16p in Arabic script, binding poor and cover detaching, scribbles to back endpaper, ...

£30.00

The Composition of Mutanabbi's Panegyrics to Sayf al-Dawla.

£48.00

viii 128p large format hardback, fresh dustjacket with dark brown design, excellent copy, never ...

£48.00

Arab Folk Epic and Identity.

x 328p hardback, fresh dustjacket, well preserved copy, some odd soiling to front endpaper, likely ...

£30.00

Visramiani. The Story of the Loves of Vis and Ramin. A Romance of Ancient Persia.

£38.00

xii 409p back cloth fresh with gilt lettering to spine bright, excellent copy, without name or ...

£38.00

La Géomancie Arabe.

243p paperback, golden cover, good condition, light wear to cover, binding firm, light pencil marks ...

£96.00

The Lore of the Unicorn.

£12.00

312p paperback, green and white cover with illustration, very good condition, minimal wear to cover ...

£12.00

Cuchulain. The Hound of Ulster.

279p hardback, grey cloth with black ornamentation, good condition, light wear and some marks to ...

£12.00

The Fury of the Northmen. Saints, Shrines and Sea-Raiders in the Viking Age.

£8.00

xiv 194p hardback, grey cloth with black jacket, very good condition, minimal wear to jacket, a few ...

£8.00

Karmath. An Arabian Tale. By The Author of "Ramases", An Egyptian Tale, Etc, Etc.
(No Author)

£72.00

341p hardback, repaired grey cloth cover, good condition, binding intact, pages have tanning and ...

£72.00

The Darvishes, or Oriental Spiritualism.

xxiii 496p hardback, navy cloth, good condition, light wear commensurate with age, binding a little ...

£48.00

The Druids.

£24.00

236p hardback, green cloth with brown jacket, good condition, wear to jacket edges and flaps, marks ...

£24.00

Cuentistica Medieval en Espana: Los Origines.

£32.00

217p paperback, light green covers, good condition, minimal wear, some light marks to cover, ...

£32.00

Folk-Lore in The Old Testament. Studies in Comparative Religion, Legend and Law.

£14.00

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The Man of Wiles in Popular Arabic Literature. A Study of a Medieval Arab Hero.

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Popol Vuh. The Definitive Edition of the Mayan Book of the Dawn of Life and the Glories of Gods and Kings.

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380p paperback, grey and yellow covers, good condition, minimal wear, binding firm, light foxing to ...

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Khun Chang, Khun Phèn. Poème Folklorique Siamois. La Ferme, le Hèros et le Vilain ou Le Triangle eternel de l'Amour. Traduit J Kasem Sibunruang.

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Die orientalischen Literaturen. Mit Einleitung. Die Anfänge der Literatur und die Literatur der primitiven Völker.

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Pages Arabico-Madécasses: Histoire, Légendes et Mythes. Together with: Deuxieme Série. / Un Syllabaire Antemahuri.

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Noah's Flood: The Genesis Story in Western Thought.

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Hibylahaettir á Midöldum.

152p large format hardback with green illustrated dustjacket, many plates, a fresh and clean copy, ...

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Thibaut de Champagne and the Art of the Trouvere.

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this is a 25 page essay published in Medium Aevum, for sale is the entire issue of the journal with ...

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Diocles of Carystos and German Popular Medicine.

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English Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases. A Historical Dictionary.

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Noble and Heroic Deeds of Men and Women.

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Indo-European Folk-Tales and Greek Legend. The Grey Lectures 1932.

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Der ewige Verlierer. Das Bild des Juden in der deutschen Volksliteratur.

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Volksmedizin und Aberglaube in Oberbayerns Gegenwart und Vergangenheit.

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Popular Beliefs and Practices from Alabama.

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The Wandering Jew.

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So feiern die Bayern. Bilder, Texte und Untersuchungen zum öffentlichen Festwesen der Gegenwart.
(No Author)

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The Oral Nature of the Homeric Simile.

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214p clean paperback, very well preserved

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Rosanders, des heblich flötenden Schäffers und klirrend Gassatim gehenden Purschen Studentengärtlein.

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Verbrechen und Aberglaube. Skizzen aus der volkskundlichen Kriminalistik.

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Ballad and the Scholars: Approaches to Ballad Study.

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Studia Mythologica Slavica. Volume 1.
(No Author)

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316p large format paperback, fresh and clean copy, name to endpaper, excellent condition, with ...

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Artes Populares. A Folklore Tanszek Evkönyve. Volume 7: Oblata Floclorica et Ethnologica Emerico Katona Sexagenario Dedicata.

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Russian Epic Studies.

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Diodorus of Sicily. Volume 3.

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El Romancero Judeo-Español en el Archivo Menendez Pidal.

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Die niedersächsischen Berggeistsagen.

240p hardback with fresh dustjacket, excellent copy, never used

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Varifran kommer vara sagor Utkast til de svenska folksagornas uppkomst- och utbredningshistoria. Jämte översiktstabla.

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Bilmece: A Corpus of Turkish Riddles.

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Two Studies on Modern Greek Folklore.

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Saltanat: The Saga of a Desperate Warrior.

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Textauslegung und gesellschaftliche Selbstdeutung: Aspekte einer sozialgeschichtlichen Interpretation von Hartmanns Artusepen.

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The Laxdoela Saga. Its Structural Patterns.

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Das Deutsche Volksrätsel.

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88p slim paperback in light brown cover, acceptable condition, general light wear, cover detached ...

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Das Deutsche Sprichwort.

77p slim paperback, light brown cover, good condition, pages rough-cut but clean and bright, text ...

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Da Saul a David: Le Origini della Monarchia Israelitica alla Luce della Storiografia Contemporanea.

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Cleomenes on the Acropolis. An Inaugural Lecture.

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Nordisches Geistesleben in heidnischer und frühchristlicher Zeit.

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The Cult of Harmodius and Aristogeiton.

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(No Author)

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179p original paperback, cover a little soft, text clean, binding holding, very good, first edition

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The Lost White Tribe: Explorers, Scientists, and the Theory that Changed a Continent.

xvi 307p hardback with fresh dustjacket, a new copy, never used, with frontispiece and maps, ...

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The Myths of the New World: A Treatise on the Symbolism and Mythology of the Red Race of America.

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Miners' Folk Songs of Sri Lanka.

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ii 78p slim booklet, very well preserved, private shelfmark to spine, this copy un-cut, never read, ...

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The Ring of the Forgetful Husband in World Mythology.

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24p stapled booklet, well preserved, clean copy

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Gling ge sar rgyal po'i sgrung: Mon gling g.yul 'gyed.
(No Author)

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470p yellow paperback, with colour plates, Tibetan text: Legend of King Gesar of Ling.

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Mthing gling g'yul 'gyed dpa' bo rtsal 'gran zhes bya ba bzhugs so.

241p paperback with blue illustrated cover: An episode from the Tibetan epic.

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300p well preserved paperback, fresh and clean, 1971 reprint of 1949 first edition, with maps

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Karpathos and Kasos: A Folklore Paradise.

112p paperback, large format, photographic cover, like new, pages and photographs bright and ...

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Ecole Pratique des Hautes Études. Section des Sciences Religieuses. Annuaire 1971 - 1972, Tome 79.
(No Author)

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Folklore in Buddhist and Jaina Literatures.

xv 120p hardback red dustjacket, well preserved, clean and tight copy, never read, partly un-cut

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Folk Tales of Orissa.

£24.00

110p hardback with coloured boards, old shelfmark to spine, a clean and tight copy, very good

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Raganius. Prieskariniu Laiku Sodziaus Gyvenimo Seseliai.

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Frankfurter Sagen- und Geschichten-Buch.

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viii 325p original faint blue cloth, a fresh and clean copy with foral carpet design to spine, now ...

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(No Author)

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Fox Fables.

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285p hardback, a fresh copy, clean pages, firm binding, in excellent condition, like new

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328p paperback, very clean and firm copy, musical transcriptions by Jessie Ann Owens and David Skuse

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Danmarks Helte Digtning. First Part: Rolf Krake og den Aeldre Skjoldungraekke.

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Wurd - Das Sakrale in der altgemanischen Epik.

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(No Author)

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Cherkesskie Razskazy. Tom I.

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Tradiciones y Leyendas de Puebla y otros Poemas.

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Teutonic Myth and Legend. An Introduction to the Eddas and Sagas, Beowulf, the Nibelungenlied, etc.

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Heldensagen des Firdusi. In deutscher Nachbildung nebst einer Einleitung.

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Ballads and Ballad-Plays.

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Tessiner Legenden.

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235p blue cloth with flatback floral carpet design to spine, clean firm copy

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Household Guide and Almanac 1953.

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Household Guide and Almanac 1954.

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33p essay in the International Journal of the Classical Tradition, for sale is the entire issue of ...

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The Epic Songs of Russia.

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Tales of the Castle, or Stories of Instruction and Delight, Being Les Veillees du Chateau. Vol 2, 3 and 5 ONLY.

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6p extract from Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 14, 1843, disbound, original print, very good

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Contes Dramatiques. With French Songs Exercises, Directions for Acting and Vocabulary.

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Kniga Bylin: svod izbrannykh obraztsov russkoi narodnoi epicheskoi poezii.

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Snakes in Fact and Fiction.

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xxiv 392p thick paperback, reprint of 1851 edition, illustrations, nice copy, well preserved

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Spanish Ballads.

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The Nibelungenlied, translated by Margaret Armour.

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Istoricheskie korni volshebnoi skazki.

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(No Author)

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176p paperback, cover detaching, library markings, still very useful, papers in Icelandic (?)

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xii 209p plus 12 full page illustrations (one folding), blue cloth with pictoral dustjacket, new

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De l'Expression des Voeux dans l'Art Populaire Chinois.

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John Dietrich and other Stories from The Fairy Book.

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Left in Charge. Designed by F Volski.

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The Tale of the Dead Princess and the Seven Knights, Drawings V Konashevich.

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80p catalogue, paperback, many b/w illustrations, nice copy - Pieces from the Sammlung Lange

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(No Author)

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Légendes et traditions orales d'Alsace. Tome 3: Basse Alsace.

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(No Author)

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Ballad Formulas.

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La Roumanie Pittoresque.

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Villotte e Canti Popolari Friulani a cura della Società Filologica Friulana G I Ascoli. Edizione sovvenuta dal Comune di Udine. Fascicolo 1.

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The Hutchinson Dictionary of World Myth.

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Volkstümliche Redekunst: Erfahrungen und Ratschläge.

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Folk Traditions in Westmorland (Journal of the Folklore Institute, Vol 3, No 3)

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(No Author)

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158p paperback, illustrations, very good: A village in Uruguay

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Leyendas Guanajuatenses. Segunda Parte de Relatos y Sucedidos de Guanajuato.

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Single issue of large format journal, 30p, stapled, with many illustrations, minor wear to cover, ...

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