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Tales My father Told

By: Agnes Campbell Illustrated Richard Kennedy

Price: $38.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Whittlesey House Book: 1948

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014071

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Hardcover Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a library book.Whittlesey House 1948. First American Edition. 8vo Jacket has small chips and at head and tail of spine but bright and tight in it's mylar protected jacket. Book fine and clean free of writing. Here are beautiful touching Irish folk tales and Fairy tales traditionally told to the author when she was a little girl by her Irish grandfather. Very good shape. Dust jacket has flaking along it's edges but is bright in it's mylar cover. B/W drawings Richard Kennedy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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By: Alan Garner

Price: $34.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Henry Z. Walck: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011294

Condition: Very Good-

Very Good-.Hardcover Very Good- Mylar Protected UnClipped Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. U.S.A: Henry Z. Walck,1965.First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fabulous young adult Celtic Arthurian fantasy trilogy with the four Hallows as the book's center. Children move between Other worlds to prevent the 'Wasteland'. Very J.R.R.Tolkien, Susan Cooper war against evil quest like British Young Adult. A little shelf wear to price clipped jacket and book has a small rumple on a page. Several small repaired tears to the dust jacket and a few rubs and only tiny chips.Bright i... View more info

The Lad of the Gad

By: Alan Garner

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Philomel Books: 1981

Seller ID: 009768

ISBN: 0399207848

Condition: Near Fine

Near Fine Hardcover and Near Fine UnClipped Dust Jacket. First American Edition. .New York: Philomel Books, 1980..116 pp. Both Hardcover and Dust Jacket great clean condition. No markings. First American Edition. NOT a institutional copy.This great Celtic fantasy novelist retells four tales from J.F.Campbell's popular Tales of The Scottish Highlands' and a fifth tale built out traditional lore.Very special for those who liked his " Moon of Gomrath" or "Weirdstone of Brisingamen.".Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mythology Since 1977 we first wrap in brown paper to protect dust jac... View more info

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By: Alan Lee Brian Froud

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams: March 1, 1995

Seller ID: 11048

ISBN: 0810909014

Condition: Fine

Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket First Thus Large hugely successful fantasy illustrated by Alan Lee and Brian Froud Small Folio The very large hardcover is free of writing or marking and has no book plates or previous ownership markings anywhere. View more info

Street Games Hardcover Signed and Inscribed

By: Alan Milberg

Price: $38.24

Publisher: U.S.A., U.S.A.: McGraw Hill, 1976: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 011774

Condition: Very Good

U.S.A.: U.S.A.: McGraw Hill, 1976, 1976. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good Large Hardcover and Near Very Good Dust Jacket First American Edition. From Urban legend to the history of 'Stick ball' ' Trading Baseball Cards' and 'Handball' to 'Flinch' 'Capture the White Flag' this comprehensive folklore and working guide to dozens of street games. How to, their history, rules, illustrations everything. Except for A little soiling on the jacket cover and some small repaired tears on the dust jacket this wonderful ... View more info

The Bears On Hemlock Mountain Newbery Honor Book

By: Alice Dalgliesh

Price: $21.31

Publisher: U. S. A., Scribners: 1990

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 013544

Condition: Very Good

U. S. A.: Scribners, 1990. Book. Illus. by Helen Sewell. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Hardcover First 1990 Edition Near Very Good Dust Jacket Newberry honor book based on an old Pennsylvania folktale about bears on Hemlock mountain. Honored for it's quality to teach reading. Illustrated by Helen Sewell Illus.Book itself in very good shape. Dust jacket has a few tiny little tears else very good and clean. Hardcover and jacket NOT price clipped. NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Sgeuluide Fior Na Seactmaine Hardcover

By: An Craoibin

Price: $35.51

Publisher: Ireland, Ireland: Oifig an Tsolatair: 1942

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 009073

Condition: Fine

Ireland: Ireland: Oifig an Tsolatair, 1942. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 5th or later Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Original Clean NOT a library book. 1942 Irish Red Children's Hardcover Irish Fairy Cover Art. NOT a library book. Very Good condition. Drawings. Wonderful anthology of Irish Fairy stories in the Gaelic, Excellent condition too with full page original b/w Fairy drawings. Woman with plaid shawl and kindling gatherer. View more info

Shaun and the Boat An Irish Story

By: Anne Molloy

Price: $15.84

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007111

Condition: Fine

New York: Hastings House, 1965. Book. Illus. by Barbara Cooney. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Original Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket Color Illustrated inside by Barbara Cooney. This unusual Irish tale of a young boy, with its beautiful color drawings and a scale drawing of a Curragh by Barbara Cooney, gives an insight into another older Gaelic Galway, including black shawl and red dress. Tinkers, thatched cottages, and way of life very different from that of American children. This is the real deal.NOT a library copy. Dust jacket... View more info

l' Abecedaire d' Amandine et Benjamin

By: Archimbaud Claire Niquet

Price: $25.76

Publisher: France, Thorbell: 1988

Edition: First French Ed

Seller ID: 013694

Condition: Very Good

France: Thorbell, 1988. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First French Ed. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Wonderful book for teaching a baby French 12 pages on sturdy thick card stock with wonderful drawings of kittens and mice holding or coloring the letters of the ALPHABET with one sentence in French beneath. The word charming was invented for this book. Except where the price sticker was taken off leaving residue this is in strong, nice very good conditon. Great for a little child to learn french.. First Edition. View more info

Skunny Wundy And Other Indian Tales Original 1930 Hardcover Will Crawford Color Plate & B/W With Rare Mylar Protected Dust Jacket

By: Arthur C. Parker (Gawaso Wanneh)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc: 1930

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6660

Condition: Near Fine

Near Fine Clean Original Red 1930 Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket 202 pp. Numerous B/W Drawings and Six Full Color Plates by Will Crawford. First Junior Library Edition of this classic collection of New York Six Nation Iroquois tales told by the truly great Seneca scholar Arthur Parker, for Young Adults or Fantasy and Folklore lovers who love the Fairy Faith and do not even know we have one here. Tales of the Pine Trees battle with Frost and Tamarack trees betrayal! the Little people, Jungies. Rare with dust jacket (Mylar Protected) and hardcover Pristine clean. NOT a libr... View more info

Scottish Folk-Tales And Legends First Edition Hardcover

By: Barbara Ker Wilson Illustrated by Kiddell-Monroe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Oxford,: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005670

Condition: Very Good

England: Oxford,, 1954. Book. Illus. by Kiddell-Monroe. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. The Fairy world of Scotland told superbly! Includes tale of the' Fairy Flag of Dunvegan' The dust jacket has a large chip on the top front left corner and a few small ones along the edge but bright in it's mylar protected jacket. The book itself is in very good shape clean shape, wonderful two tone illustrations by Kiddell-Monroethat really "shine" in the 'First Edition' Many b/w drawings on each page as... View more info

Celtic Tales Legends of Tall Warriors and Old Enchantments Hardcover

By: Barbara Leonie Picard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Criterion Books: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008690

Condition: Very Good

New York: Criterion Books, 1964. Book. Illus. by Illustrated By John Galsworthy. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very First Edition Hardcover with Mylar Protected Near Very Good Dust Jacket. Clean pages. NOT a library book. Joyful anthology of Celtic wonder and hero tale with exciting John Galsworthy line drawings. Inspiring for Young Adults or Old Adults. Slight soiling on a few pages and small chips at head and top of Jacket, still tight binding, really quite nice in it's mylar covered dust jacket. NOT a library copy. Excellent reading!. Du... View more info

The Vinlanders' Saga Hardcover And Dust Jacket

By: Barbara Schiller

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Holt Rhinehart Winston: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011388

Condition: Very Good

U.S.A: Holt Rhinehart Winston, 1966. Book. Illus. by Illustrated By William Bock. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition Hardcover and Dust Jacket. Very Good Hardcover. Clean interior. No markings NOT a library book. Jacket Very Good Price Clipped but clean and no chips, Very Good. Full page powerful b/w line drawings by William Bock in this wonderful young adult retelling of the 'Vinlander's Saga' Norse discovery of Native America. Clean and nice. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Wonder Tales Of Ancient Wales Original Hardcover

By: Bernard Henderson Stephen Jones

Price: $114.00

Publisher: Boston, Small, Baynard & Company: 1922

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014562

Condition: Very Good+

Boston: Small, Baynard & Company, 1922. Book. Illus. by Eight Color Illustrations Doris Williamson. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good+ Original Large Blue Hardcover Clean pages NOT a library book Eight full color plates Doris Williamson plus b/w drawings. Light foxing on some pages but not any on illustrations. Gilt titling. N/D C.1922. Welsh folk and Fairy tales some never translated or retold before. Great special gift for a child or lover of Welsh Folk and Fairy lore.. First Edition. View more info

Stories from The Enchanted Harp

By: Beryl Maud Jones

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Swansea, Christopher Davies: 1975

Seller ID: 845

ISBN: 0715401750

Condition: Very Good

Very Good+ First Welsh Edition Very Good Price Clipped Dust Jacket Wales: Christopher Davies, 1975. Book. . 8vo Clean Pages. NOT a library book. NO writing in book B/W illus. 82pp. Welsh folktale anthology of a Celtic harp that tells Bardic Fairy stories. "Snowden's Porridge Pot" "Wrekin Hill""Morven Maid of the Sea" More. Welsh printed and published for children or adults. Book clean. Since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper to protect your book. NO awful stickers. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Legends Of The Seminoles As Told By Betty Mae Jumper

By: Betty Mae Jumper

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pineapple Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015964

Condition: Fine

Pineapple Press, 1994. Book. Illus. by Guy LaBree. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Large Colorful Trade Paperback in Fine Collectible Condition. Seminole legends and animal stories told by a Seminole Woman. Introduction Peter B.Gallagher and filled with full page Color plates by Guy LaBree, Clean free of marks NOT a library book First Edition Fourth printing A great book of wisdom for children of the collector of Native American Literature.. First Edition. View more info

King Arthur and His Knights Original 1923 Hardcover

By: Blanche Winder

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Ward Lock & C0.: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007065

Condition: Near Fine

England: Ward Lock & C0., 1939. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Original 1939 Hardcover Frontis B/W ill Besides the Classic Retelling of Malory Knights of the Round Table you also have "Elphin And Taliesin" The tale of Taliesin is included in this nice old English children's Tales of the Round Table based on Malory. Nice B/w Frontis plate of the Knights of the Round table in the forest with torches. NOT a library copy and no underlines. NO book plates NO unserlines. On sale as our all our books this month!. First Edition. View more info

Legends Of Valor The Enchanted World Time Life

By: Brendan Lehane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Time Life: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016064

Condition: Near Very Good

U.S.A.: Time Life, 1984. Book. Illus. by Color and b/w Illustrations. Near Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Hardcover Near Very Good Clean Pages No Writing or Underlines NOT a Library copy. A little fading on covers else Very good collection of Irish and Celtic Medieval Otherworld adventures. GREAT for the Lover of Arthurian legend or J.R.R.Tolkien''s Hobbit or Lord of the Rings be they Young Adult or Old Adult!! Great color illustrations from the golden age of Children's illustrated books and new heroic illustrations of heroes attacking dragons and shield wall... View more info

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Peronnique A Celtic Folk Tale From Brittany Illustrations By Monique Michel- Dansac Hardcover

By: Breton Folktale

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Atheneum: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009661

Condition: Good

U.S.A.: Atheneum, 1969. Book. Illus. by Monique Michel Dansac. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Decorative Hardcover. A Celtic Arthurian Folktale from Brittany Retold that tells the Grail story and a version of the Spear of Destiny. The cover and every page has wonderful color drawings by Monique Michel-Dansac. Good condition book slightly shaken. No jacket. No underlines NOT a library book. board rubs at board edges, Still Good+. Great tale of quest for the cup and the diamond spear that shines like a diamond!. First Edition. View more info

Fairyland An Opera in Three Acts Original hardcover

By: Brian Hooker

Price: $69.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press,: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007147

Condition: Very Good

New Haven: Yale University Press,, 1915. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo tall. Decorative Gilt 1915 Hardcover. Good- Very Good, Nice. First Edition. Limited to 1000 edition. a play about the 'Fairy' worlds interaction with a medieval king and queen.. First Edition. View more info

There and Back Again The Map of the Hobbit

By: Brian Sibley

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, Eos: December 1, 1995

Seller ID: 009565

ISBN: 0061055131

Condition: Very Good

Very Good.Trade Paperback.and Folk Out Map First American Edition, 1995. Color Illus. by John Howe. 12mo. Very Good Condition First Edition. NOT a library copy. There And Back Again Very Large Fold Out Map Of The Hobbit and Little Descriptive Book By John Howe First Edition Card Covers.Color Illustrated John Howe Text By Brian Sibley Binding leans a little when closed. Clean NOT a library copy. First American Edition. Bilbo's 'Bag End' is open to us and to Middle Earth itself and the large Color map within. Booklet included 20pp. Large color folding map within with Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf. ... View more info

With the Wind, Kevin Dolan A Novel of Ireland and Texas

By: Bryce Milligan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Tx, Corona Publishing Co.: March 1992

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 014705

ISBN: 0931722454

Condition: Fine

Fine Trade Paperback. Signed and Inscribed By the Author. Texas: Taylor Publishing, 1992. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Trade Paperback Inscribed with an Irish blessing on the title page by the author. Excellent Rosemary Sutcliff like young adult historical novel about a teen age boy leaves 19th Century Ireland because of trouble with the English and works his way up to Texas, with his sympathy for the Indians and has to decide between Santa Anna and Texas. Fine Irish American historical novel of early Texas published in Texas! First Edition. View more info

The Boy and the Bucca An Maw Ha'n Bucca

By: Burness Bunn

Price: $15.84

Publisher: Cornwall, Lodenek Press,: 1972

Edition: First Cornish Edition

Seller ID: 005813

Condition: Fine

Cornwall: Lodenek Press, , 1972. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Morgelyn. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Cornish Edition. Fine First Cornish Edition Original Cornish Published and Printed Folktale book. Clean free of markings.NOT a library copy. A Cornish children's fairytale of a boy meeting a Bucca, a Fairy from Cornwall, filled with Miner's folklore with color and black and white pictures.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Modern Book-Illustration In Great Britain & America Analysed by F. J.Harvey Darton Special Winter Number "The Studio"

By: C. Geoffrey Holme

Price: $29.50

Publisher: London, The Studio Limited: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012259

Condition: Good-

London: The Studio Limited, 1931. Book. Good-. Decorative Gilt Hard Cover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Good- Original Covers missing but still the original bound copy of this wonderful collection of modern book illustrators and their work. No cover and a lot of foxing. Having said that this is a great either flipping thru copy or broken up and framed. Because of the covers missing this is no sin to the gods of library, Color plates by E.Dulac, D.P.Bliss, Rex Whistler Edward A.Wilson more the full page b/w are endless Eric Gill, Harold Von Schmidt. A gold mine of design.... View more info

Spirits, Fairies, and Merpeople: Native Stories of Other Worlds

By: C.J. Taylor

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Tundra: 2009-09-08

Seller ID: 11027

ISBN: 0887768725

Condition: Fine

Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket 38 pp. Mohawk artist and storyteller color illustrates these First Nation tales of Little People and Scary things from an assortment of native nations. So clever the dust jacket has a long color illustration on the inside of the full jacket! Fine shape Clean free of any markings. Three Geese In Flight dedicated to the Little People and their world since 1977 Five star customer service Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Lancelot le chevalier a la charrette

By: Chr?tien De Troyes

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Gallimard: 2001

Seller ID: 010105

ISBN: 2070335461

Condition: Very Good

Very Good+ Trade Paperback France: Gallimard Folio Junior Editions Speciale, 1991.Many B/W Drawings Illus. by De Michel Politzer. First Thus. 12mo. Really wonderful telling of Chretien de Troye's 'Lancelot' in French for young adults with numerous great animation style b/w drawings. Great color medieval Cover portrait of Lancelot!.Three Geese in Flight Arthurian literature since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Peronnik A French Fairy Tale of the Grail Quest Hardcover

By: Christiane Lesch Illustrated Breton Tale Full Color

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Inner Traditions: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007282

Condition: Very Good

New York: Inner Traditions, 1984. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition Hardcover Breton Fairy Otherworld illustrated Pastel Colors Christiane Lesch. This Celtic Holy Grail story is a Celtic Breton folk tale of the Arthurian. Quest for The Grail and the Spear of Destiny. Each page a color drawing connecting the story of the diamond headed lance. Good clean shape Top of spine bumped, else Very Good. NOT a library copy. Color Pictures radiate a luminescence like the diamond spear! Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books wrapping since 1977 first... View more info

Lancelot: The Adventures of King Arthur's Most Celebrated Knight (Children's Classics)

By: Christine Chaundler

Price: $34.00

Publisher: U.s.a., Children's Classics: 1995-08-07

Seller ID: 006578

ISBN: 0517146363

Condition: Fine

Collectible Decorative Fine Handsome Children's Illustrated King Arthur Retelling.Eight Full Color Thomas Mackenzie touched by Faerie and two romantic Illustrations by Eleanor Brickdale Pristine Hardcover. Decorative NOT a library copy. NO writing 206 pp..First Edition thus This is a great gift for a child as it is sturdy, solid, cover is cleanable but collectible at the same time.Gilt titling Title patch. It is the "Lancelot" section of the 1920s "Arthur and his Knights" by the same author and Thomas Mackenzie. This is really handsome ans so well made. Three Geese in ... View more info

Le chateau fort

By: Claude, Millet, Claude, Millet, Denise Delafosse

Price: $24.00

Publisher: France., Gallimard: 1990-12

Seller ID: 009903

ISBN: 2070357236

Condition: Fine

Fine Clean Decorative Hardcover Boards. First French Edition.France: Mes Premieres Decouvertes, 1990. Illus. by Claude Et Denise Millet. 12mo - Des Film Transparents Wonderful little guide to life and war inside a French medieval castle, le cuisine et la chambre 12 Color Pages with Clear Transparent Plastic to Pull Over to Add Views Inside the Castle. Awesome Like New NOT a library book.. First Edition. View more info

La légende de Merlin (L'histoire illustrée)

By: Claudine Glot

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Rennes, Ouest-France: 2003

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 010988

ISBN: 2737330513

Condition: Fine

Collectible Fine Hardcover.First French Edition Rennes: Editions Quest, 2003 8vo.NOT a library copy. Excellent Color Illustrations by Jean-Noel Rochut accent every page of this 59 pp children's illustrated story of Merlin and Arthur and Vivian in the forest of Broceliande in Britta. This wonderful Arthurian Children's book about Merlin and the Lady of the Lake comes from Renne in Brittany and the text is in French. 59pp. Color illustration on every page Really wonderful! Hardcover. First Edition. View more info