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1 ANDERSEN, Hans (trans. Reginald Spink) FAIRY TALES AND STORIES
London J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1960 Everyman Hard Cover Good 
Small octavo, xiv + 416pp., mono. illustrations. Dustwrapper lightly rubbed and with very small closed tear and crease at lower; spine a little sunned. Book very good, clean and sound. Clear protective wrap. Everyman's Library number 4. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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2 BOASE, Wendy THE FOLKLORE OF HAMPSHIRE AND THE ISLE OF WIGHT
London B.T. Batsford Ltd. 1976 0713430982 / 9780713430981 First Edition Hard Cover Good George Tute 
Octavo, 204pp., wood enravings. Dustwrapper with small corner tear, partial fading/discoloration; no significant defects. A good, sound copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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3 BOGDANOW, Fanni THE ROMANCE OF THE GRAIL: A STUDY OF TH STRUCTURE AND GENESIS OF A THIRTEENTH-CENTURY ARTHURIAN PROSE ROMANCE
Manchester Manchester University Press 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Fair 
Octavo, mono. fronts., xii + 308pp., four further mono. illustrations. Light foxing at edges, slightly heavier but inextensive foxing at dustwrapper, dustwrapper also partially faded at spine, chipped with a little loss at head, tail and tips. Book very good. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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4 CHAMBERS, E.K. ARTHUR OF BRITAIN
London Sidgwick and Jackson 1966 Soft Cover 
Octavo, stiff wraps, vii + 299pp. Text block a little browned, some edge and wrap soiling, not particularly heavy, light wear, a little foxing at edges and endpapers. A good copy only, sound, perfectly usable. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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5 CHAPMAN, Vera BLAEDUD THE BIRDMAN
London Rex Collings 1978 0860360806 / 9780860360803 First Edition Hard Cover Good 
Octavo, 147pp. Dustwrapper partially, very slightly sunned, and with some minor browning. Book very good. A sound copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6 DE TROYES, Chrétien, trans. L.J. Gardiner CLIGÉS: A ROMANCE
Duffield & Co. 1912 Hardcover 
12mo., full polished calf, gilt, fronts. (tissue guard present), decorated title, xii + 181pp., all edges gilt. Rubbed a little at spine, but without heavy loss; margins at prelims. and endpapers browned, but a nice, soild copy. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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7 DOBIE, J. Frank (ed.) RAINBOW IN THE MORNING
Hatboro Folklore Associates 1965 Reprint Hard Cover Good 
(Publications of the Texas Folklore Society Number V) Large octavo, 190pp. + 13pp. Dustwrapper with a few closed tears, and some minor smudging/soiling; a few leaves with creasing, more pronounced at pp.13-16, cosmetic only, text clean. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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8 FAULKES, Anthony (intr.) STORIES FROM THE SAGAS OF THE KINGS
University Colleg London Viking Society for Northern Research 1980 Soft Cover 
Octavo, printed wraps with later (library) black spine, xxiv + 205pp. Ex-school library, pencil annotations at a few leaves only. Sound, usable. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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9 FAULKNER, William J. THE DAYS WHEN THE ANIMALS TALKED: BLACK-AMERICAN FOLKTALES AND HOW THEY CAME TO BE
Trenton Africa World Press, Inc. 1993 0865433747 / 9780865433748 Soft Cover Troy Howell 
Octavo, stiff pictorial wraps, xviii + 190pp., line illustrations. Bar code label at rear wrap, and no significant defects. A near-fine copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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10 GRAVES, Robert MYTHS OF ANCIENT GREECE [Retold for Young People]
London Cassell 1961 Hard Cover Fair Joan Kiddell-Monroe 
Octavo, 155pp., index, line illustrations. Dustwrapper a little rubbed and chipped at extremities, minimal loss. Christmas gift inscription at fly-leaf, book very good. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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11 HUGHES, Wendy, Illustrated by Trefor Davies TALES OF OLD GLAMORGAN
Llanrwst: Gwasg Carreg Gwalch 1994 Soft Cover 
First Edition. Small octavo, stiff pictorial wraps, 130pp., line drawings. A fine copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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12 MAGNUSSON, Eirikr, and MORRIS, William (trans.) THE STORY OF THE VOLSUNGS & NIBLUNGS WITH CERTAIN SONGS FROM THE ELDER EDDA
London George Prior 1980 0860434036 / 9780860434030 Facsimile Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, xx + 275pp. Very minor soil at fly-leaf. A near-fine copy in like dustwrapper. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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13 MALORY, Thomas (ed. P.J.C. Field) LE MORTE DARTHUR: THE SEVENTH AND EIGHTH TALES
London Hodder & Stoughton 1982 0340098996 / 9780340098998 Second Impression Soft Cover 
Octavo, black pictorial wraps, 284pp. Very light wear and minor foxing. A very good copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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14 MALORY, Thomas, ed. Eugène Vinaver THE TALE OF THE DEATH OF KING ARTHUR
Oxford Clarendon Press 1967 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, xxvi + 146pp. Minor mark at front board, very slight foxing at top edge, very minor wear/tanning at (unclipped) dustwrapper spine, minor smudge at front panel. A very good copy in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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15 McLEISH, Kenneth MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF ANCIENT ROME
London Longman 1987 0582002885 / 9780582002883 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Large octavo, viii + 189pp., map. A very good copy in like dustwrapper. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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16 MIEDER, Wolfgang TRADITION AND INNOVATION IN FOLK LITERATURE
University Press of New England 1987 Hard Cover Dustwrapper 
Large octavo, xx + 293pp., line illustrations. A very good, clean and sound copy in like dustwrapper. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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17 MILLER, Helen Hill THE REALMS OF ARTHUR
London: Peter Davies 1970 Hard Cover 
First Edition. Quarto, 235pp., profusely illustrated in mono. and with maps. Dustwrapper lightly pitted (not extensive or serious), and with a couple of small, repaired marginal tears (no loss). A clean and sound copy. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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18 MONCRIEFF, A.R. Hope CLASSICAL LEGENDS
London: Chancellor Press 1995 Soft Cover 
Octavo, stiff pictorial wraps, 488pp. A very good, clean copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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19 MORDUCH, Anna THE SOVEREIGN ADVENTURE: THE GRAIL OF MANKIND
Cambridge James Clarke & Co. 1970 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, 196pp. Small closed tear at dustwrapper, lower panel, not wholly obvious. No significant defects. A very good, clean and sound copy. 
Price: 11.50 GBP
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20 OPIE, Iona, and TATEM, Moira (eds.) A DICTIONARY OF SUPERSTITIONS
Quality Paperbacks Direct 1990 Soft Cover 
Large octavo, black pictorial wraps, xiii + 494pp. A little corner creasing at final few leaves and lower wrap, not significantly affecting a very good, clean and sound copy. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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