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Folklore

Folklore

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The Midlands: Legends and folklore, Merrill, John
41 Merrill, John The Midlands: Legends and folklore
Wayland Publishers 1974 0853403341 / 9780853403340 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is faded at the spine (background has gone to yellow from orange). 96 pages, about 50 illustrations, glossary, reading list, index. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Son of two worlds: a retelling of the timeless Celtic saga of Pryderi, Middleton, Haydn & Toorchen, Anthea
42 Middleton, Haydn & Toorchen, Anthea Son of two worlds: a retelling of the timeless Celtic saga of Pryderi
Rider & Co 1987 0712617795 / 9780712617796 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound larger format book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. 168 pages, many colour and some b/w illustrations 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Studies on the legend of the holy grail: with especial reference to the hypothesis of its celtic origin, Nutt, Alfred
43 Nutt, Alfred Studies on the legend of the holy grail: with especial reference to the hypothesis of its celtic origin
U.S.A Cooper Square Publishers 1965 0815401671 / 9780815401674 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with silver-gilt titles, no inscriptions. xvi + 282 pages, notes, appendices, index. A reissue of a book first published in 1888 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Poison-damsels: and other essays in folklore and anthropology, Penzer, N. M.
44 Penzer, N. M. Poison-damsels: and other essays in folklore and anthropology
Chas. J. Sawyer 1952 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. viii + 320 pages, notes, bibliography, index. 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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Staffordshire: its magic and mystery, Pickford, Doug
45 Pickford, Doug Staffordshire: its magic and mystery
Wilmslow Sigma Leisure 1994 1850584265 / 9781850584261 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine creased, generally appears little used. 184 pages, illustrations in the text, index. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Folktales of the Scottish Borders, Platt, William & Susan
46 Platt, William & Susan Folktales of the Scottish Borders
Senate Press 1999 1859585426 / 9781859585429 Reprint Softcover Fine 
Very clean, tightly bound paperback, spine uncreased, appears unread, no inscriptions. 256 pages + 16 illustrations on plates 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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The folklore of the Jews, Rappoport, Angelo S.
47 Rappoport, Angelo S. The folklore of the Jews
U.S.A Soncino Press 1937 First Edition Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Good reading copy, an ex reference library hardback with a bookplate & 2 stamps, no inscriptions, tightly bound in publisher's brown cloth with gilt titles. xii + 276 pages, bibliography, index 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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A guide to the sheela-na-gigs of Britain and Ireland, Roberts, Jack
48 Roberts, Jack A guide to the sheela-na-gigs of Britain and Ireland
Skibbereen Key Books Publishing 1993 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, no inscriptions, appears little used. 32 pages, many illustrations in the text 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The lore of the playground: one hundred years of children's games, rhymes and traditions, Roud, Steve
49 Roud, Steve The lore of the playground: one hundred years of children's games, rhymes and traditions
Cornerstone Books 2010 1905211511 / 9781905211517 First Edition Hardcover Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with a signed dedication from the author on the title page, otherwise no inscriptions. Issued without a dustjacket. 560 pages, photos in the text, notes, bibliography, references, index 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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50 Seal, Graham & Hults, David Australian Folklore: a journal of folklore studies no. 5, September 1990
Australia Centre for Australian Studies 1990 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, card covers slightly browned, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 154 pages, notes, references 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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51 Seymour, Alan J. Pace-egging in Bury and beyond: a look at an old Lancashire custom
Bury Alan J, Seymour 1999 0952333600 / 9780952333609 Reprint Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, one entry in the bibliography highlighted, otherwise no inscriptions. Appears little used. ii + 26 pages, illustrations in the text, bibliography 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Folklore of the Welsh Border, Simpson, Jacqueline
52 Simpson, Jacqueline Folklore of the Welsh Border
B. T. Batsford Ltd 1976 0713431636 / 9780713431636 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is sunned at the spine and cover edges. 210 pages, illustrations in the text by Gay John Galsworthy, notes, bibliography, index 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Discovering folklore in industry, Smith, Alan
53 Smith, Alan Discovering folklore in industry
Tring Shire Publications Ltd. 1969 0747801061 / 9780747801061 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Good 
Clean, tightly bound paperback original, stapled, sunned spine, card covers rubbed at edges, no inscriptions. 48 pages, 21 photos on plates 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Explore folklore, Trubshaw, Robert Nigel
54 Trubshaw, Robert Nigel Explore folklore
Wymeswold Heart of Albion Press 2002 1872883605 / 9781872883601 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 196 pages, illustrations in the text, bibliography, index 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Romances of the Peak: including some character sketches of the Peakrels, and their folk lore, Turner, William ('John Guyt')
55 Turner, William ('John Guyt') Romances of the Peak: including some character sketches of the Peakrels, and their folk lore
Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. , Ltd. 1901 First Edition Softcover Good 
Clean, tightly bound paperback original, reading crease at spine, card covers edge rubbed with minor loss at one corner, but generally appears little used, no inscriptions. iv + 242 pages 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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Lore and legend of the English church, Tyack, Geo. S.
56 Tyack, Geo. S. Lore and legend of the English church
William Andrews & Co. 1899 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners and has faded to grey at the spine, no inscriptions. xii + 270 pages + adverts, illustrations on plates, index 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Selections from living Turkish folktales, Uysal, Ahmet Edip
57 Uysal, Ahmet Edip Selections from living Turkish folktales
Turkey Ataturk Culture Centre 1989 9751601002 / 9789751601001 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. x + 190 pages, illustrations on plates. English text 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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58 Whitlock, Ralph Here be Dragons
George Allen & Unwin, Ltd. 1983 0043980074 / 9780043980071 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 166 pages, 59 photos & drawings, bibliography, index. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Irish popular superstitions, Wilde, Sir W.R.
59 Wilde, Sir W.R. Irish popular superstitions
Dublin Irish Academic Press Ltd 1979 071652340X / 9780716523406 New edition Softcover Very Good 
Very clean, tightly bound paperback, private library stamps on the title page and page 49, but spine uncreased, appears unread, no inscriptions. 140 pages + publishers ads, index 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Robin Hood: and his life in the merry greenwood, Woolf, Rose Yeatman
60 Woolf, Rose Yeatman Robin Hood: and his life in the merry greenwood
Raphael Tuck & Sons 1930 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles and colour pictorial onlay, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, neat inscription (dated 1938), to front endpaper. 256 pages + 2pp adverts, 7 colour plates & many illustrations in the text by Howard Davie. Undated, but in the 'Golden Treasury Library' and, judging by other volumes advertised, probably around 1930 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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