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A book of Goblins

By: Garner, Alan (ed)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books, 1969

Edition: First Paperback Edition


Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine creased, card covers rubbed at corners, imprint of name on top of front cover otherwise no inscriptions. 222 pages, illustrations in the text by Krystyna Turska, notes, bibliography View more info

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A guide to the sheela-na-gigs of Britain and Ireland

By: Roberts, Jack

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Skibbereen, Key Books Publishing, 1993

Edition: First Edition


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, no inscriptions, appears little used. 32 pages, many illustrations in the text View more info

Anecdotes of the manners and customs of London: from the Roman invasion to the year 1700, etc. [volume 3 only of a 3 volume set]

By: Malcolm, James Peller

Price: £90.00

Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1811

Edition: Second Edition


Clean hardback tightly bound in full brown mottled calf with gilt titles on a red spine panel, 7 raised spine bands, a recent professional rebind with the original boards retained inc. gilt bordering, original endpapers retained, no inscriptions. iv + 332 pages, 1 plate, index to all 3 volumes. A handsome copy but sadly an orphan - we don't have volumes 1 or 2 View more info

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Au fil de la route Bretonne: paysages, types, mœurs et legendes

By: Caradec, Th.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: France, Librairie Nilsson, 1903

Edition: First Edition


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, professionally restored, original paper cover rebacked, contents restitched, no inscriptions. 316 pages + adverts. Text in French View more info

Australian Folklore: a journal of folklore studies no. 5, September 1990

By: Seal, Graham & Hults, David

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Australia, Centre for Australian Studies, 1990

Edition: First Edition


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, card covers slightly browned, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 154 pages, notes, references View more info

Canadian folklore

By: Fowke, Edith

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Canada, Oxford University Press, 1988

Edition: First Edition


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. viii + 150 pages, frontispiece, bibliography, index. View more info

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Clever Gretchen and other forgotten folktales

By: Lurie, Alison

Price: £13.50

Publisher: William Heinemann, 1978

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is rubbed at the corners. Appears little used. xiv + 114 pages, illustrated by Margot Tomes View more info

County folk-lore: Leicestershire And Rutland

By: Billson, Charles James

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Lightning Source, 2010

Edition: Facsimile


Clean and tightly bound paperback, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 154 pages, bibliography. A facsimile of part three of County Folk Lore, originally published in 1895 View more info

Customs and folklore of Worcestershire

By: Jones, Lavender

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Estragon, 1970

Edition: First Edition


Clean paperback original, stapled spine, glossy pictorial covers, staples rusty and central pages detached, no inscriptions. 32 pages, illustrations in the text, bibliography View more info

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Dictionnaire des superstitions: origines, symboles, secrets et mode d'emploi

By: Laurioz, Hubert

Price: £10.00

Publisher: France, Albin Michel, Editeur, 1998

Edition: First Edition


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions. Appears little used. 336 pages, notes, bibliography. Texte en francaise. Text in French View more info

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Discovering folklore in industry

By: Smith, Alan

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Tring, Shire Publications Ltd., 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Clean, tightly bound paperback original, stapled, sunned spine, card covers rubbed at edges, no inscriptions. 48 pages, 21 photos on plates View more info

Dzelarhons: myths of the northwest coast and Child of her people (2 paperbacks)

By: Cameron, Anne

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Canada, Harbour Publishing Co. Ltd, 1986

Edition: First Edition


2 clean and tightly bound paperback originals, no inscriptions, spines uncreased, card covers rubbed at corners but generally appear little used. Dzelarhons; 160 pages. Child; published by Siren Books in 1987, top page edges foxed, 208 pages View more info

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East Anglian folklore: and other tales

By: Barrett, W. H. & Garrod, R. P.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1976

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a spine-faded unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xvi + 144 pages, 7 drawings in the text View more info

Essays in lore & language : presented to John Widdowson on the occasion of his retirement

By: Jones, Malcolm (ed.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Sheffield, National Centre for English Cultural Tradition, 2001

Edition: First Edition


Clean and tightly bound larger format paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 368 pages, a few illustrations in the text, references View more info

Explore folklore

By: Trubshaw, Robert Nigel

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Wymeswold, Heart of Albion Press, 2002

Edition: First Edition


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 196 pages, illustrations in the text, bibliography, index View more info