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12 Fables of Aesop

By: Aesop; Frasconi, Antonio

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Museum of Modern Art, 1964


Staple-bound 32 page booklet. 6"w x 8 1/2"h. Linoleum block prints by Antonio Frasconi. View more info

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1887 -Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys: Being a Second Wonder Book

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Riverside Press /Houghton Mifflin Company, 1887


Green cloth boards with black title and decorations. Wear at top and bottom of spine. Previous owner's name inside. Six black and white illustrations. 230 pages, plus index and advertisements. 4 3/4"w x 7 1/8"h. A book of Greek mythology for children. Riverside Literature Series Number 22 and 23. View more info

40 Histoires Courtes et Amusantes

By: Collectif

Price: $15.97

Publisher: Litoramasa, 1993


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Pictorial cover. Text in French. Bumped top corner. View more info

Animal Symbolism of the Chinese Zodiac

By: Fang, Zhang

Price: $16.95

Publisher: China, Foreign Languages Press, 1999


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 156 pages. View more info

Annotated Mother Goose: Nursery Rhymes Old and New, Arranged and Explained, The

By: Baring-Gould, William S.; Baring-Gould, Ceil

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Clarkson N. Potter, 1962


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 350 pages. Slight waviness to first few pages; the rest of the text is clean and unmarked. View more info

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Babylon Post: And Other Uncommon Tales From Jeremiah

By: Alloway, Rob

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Regent College Publishing, 2005


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 214 pages. View more info

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Balaam's Revenge: And Other Uncommon Tales from the Old Testament

By: Alloway, Rob

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Regent College Publishing, 1999


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 234 pages. View more info

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Beeswax Catches a Thief: From a Congo Folktale

By: Kirn, Ann

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, W.W. Norton, 1968

Edition: First Edition


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Unpaginated. Oblong format: 9 3/4"w x 8"h. Wonderful color illustrations by the author. View more info

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Blood Libel Legend: A Casebook in Anti-Semitic Folklore, The

By: Dundes, Alan

Price: $14.25

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Wisconsin Press, 1991


Book is in excellent condition, new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 385 pages. View more info

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Blood Libel Legend: A Casebook in Anti-Semitic Folklore, The

By: Dundes, Alan

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Madison, WI, University of Wisconsin Press, 1991


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 385 pages. View more info

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Canadian Fairy Tales

By: Martin, Eva

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & Mcintyre Ltd, 1984


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 124 pages. 8 1/4"w x 10 1/4"h. Tear on dust jacket. Twelve full-page color illustrations by Laszlo Gal. "Drawn from the French, Irish and British oral tradition of the people who first settled Canada, these tales were transformed by the settlers' encounter with the new land. Ture fairy tales, they document the collision of the "normal world" with the mysterious and irrational world of faerie, and co... View more info

Chien Bleu

By: Nadja

Price: $15.97

Publisher: Paris, L'ecole Des Loisirs, 1991


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Pictorial cover. Text in French. Sticker residue on cover. View more info

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Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy, The

By: Colum, Padraic

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Collier Books, 1982


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 248 pages. 5 1/8"w x 8 1/2"h. Full beige cloth boards with chariot design. Slight edge wear to faded dust jacket. Black and white line drawings by Willy Pogany. View more info

Chinese Fables and Folk Stories

By: Davis, Mary Hayes & Whow-Leung

Price: $14.95

Publisher: American Book Company, 1976

Edition: Ex Library


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid being re-bound by library into very strong heavy green cloth boards. Text/interior is marked occasionally with underlining in light pencil. 214 pages. View more info

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Classic Chinese Legends

By: Lip, Evelyn

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Singapore, Times Books International, 1990


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 111 pages. Previous owner's note on endpaper. View more info