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1 Acton, Harold and Yi-Hsieh, Lee (trans). Four Cautionary Tales.
London: John Lehmann, 1947. First edition thus Cloth Very Good +/no DJ 
With a preface by Arthur Waley. English translation of the 17th century anthology. Slight foxing to outer page edges. Gilt lettering to spine. Very light marking to covers.

 
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2 Barber, Richard. King Arthur In Legend and History
London: Cardinal, 1973. 0351152695 / 9780351152696 First edition thus Paperback Very good 
30 colour plates, 30 b&w plates. Creasing and some folds to cover. Hinge split.

 
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3 Blake, Steve and Lloyd, Scott. The Keys To Avalon The True Location of Arthur's Kingdom Revealed
Shaftesbury: Element, 2000. 1862047359 / 9781862047358 First edition Cloth Near Fine in VG+ DJ 
8 colour plates, 8 b&w plates. Light creasing to dj edges.

 
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4 Bourdillon, Francis William (ed). Aucassin and Nicolette.
London: Macmillan, 1817. Second edition Cloth Very Good +/no DJ 
Reproduction of traditional story written between 1150 and 1200. Deckle-edged pages. Interspersed with text are old-fashioned notations of short musical phrases. Gilt lettering and decoration to cover and spine; spine faded somewhat and some fading to covers.

 
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5 Bozic, Sreten. Aboriginal Myths.
Melbourne: Gold Star, 1972. 0726001139 / 9780726001130 First edition Pictorial Boards Fine 


 
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6 Bulfinch, Thomas. Legends of Charlemagne or, The Romance of the Middle Ages
London: Dean & Son Ltd, ND. Edition not stated Cloth Very Good/no DJ 
'The Astor Prose Series'. Gilt lettering and small decoration to spine. Chip in lower cover and large mark to upper. Spine bumped and sunned. Some kind of liquid damage evident in small areas at top of pages.

 
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7 Burne, Charlotte Sophia. The Handbook of Folklore.
London: Senate, 1996. 1859581579 / 9781859581575 Reprint Paperback Very good 
Some creasing and chipping on spine. Some yellowing of pages.

 
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8 Davidson, H. R. Ellis. Gods And Myths Of Northern Europe.
Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1974. 0140206701 / 9780140206708 Reprint Paperback Very good+ 


 
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9 Deva, Sri, Harsha. The Buddhist Legend of Jīmūtavāhana From The Kathā-Sarit-Sāgara (The Ocean River Story)
London: George Routledge & Sons, ND. Edition not stated Cloth Very Good +/no DJ 
Translated from the Sanskrit by B. Hale Wortham. Intricate gilt decoration and lettering to slightly cocked spine. Feps slightly discoloured. Very slight scuffing to one edge of spine.

 
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10 Dixon-Kennedy, Mike. Arthurian Myth and Legend An A - Z of People and Places
London: Cassell & Co, 1998. 1860198481 / 9781860198489 First edition thus Boards Near Fine in VG DJ 
Light creasing to dj edges.

 
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11 Dorson, Richard R. The British Folklorists.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1968. First Edition Hardcover Very Good/no DJ 
528pp, 26b&w plates, 19pp of bibliography, 58pp index. Black cloth with gold lettering on spine. Slight rubbing and dust discolouration of top edge.

 
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12 Eason, Cassandra. A Complete Guide to Faeries & Magical Beings Explore the Mystical Realm of the Little People
Boston: Weiser Books, 2002. First U.S. edition Printed Wrapper Fine 


 
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13 Ferdowsi. The Epic of the Kings Shah-Nama, the national epic of Persia
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1977. 0710013671 / 9780710013675 Reprint Cloth Near Fine in VG+ DJ 
'Persian Heritage Series'. Translation of the Persian epic of the 10th century. Translated by Reuben Levy and revised by Amin Banani. Gilt lettering to spine. A little creasing to dj. Price clipped.

 
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14 Grey, George. Polynesian Mythology And ancient traditional history of the Maori as told by their priests and chiefs.
Christchurch: Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd., 1965. Reprint Cloth Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ 
Edited by W.W. Bird. Beautiful bw illustrations throughout. Covers foxed at base, but dj in very good condition with tiny tears at edges.

 
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15 Guppy, Shusha. The Secret of Laughter Magical Tales from Classical Persia
London: I. B. Tauris, 2005. 1850434271 / 9781850434276 Reprint Cloth Fine in Fine DJ 


 
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16 Hopkins, Andrea. Chronicles of King Arthur.
London: Collins & Brown, 1993. 1855851989 / 9781855851986 First edition Paperback Near fine 
Numerous b&w and colour illustrations.

 
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17 Hume, Frances (trans). Two Brothers of Different Sex A Story from the Chinese
London: Rodale Press, 1955. First edition thus Boards Very Good+ in Very Good DJ 
'Miniature Books' series. Chinese lettering to covers. Eps slightly discoloured. With occasional lavish, full-colour illustrations. Translucent dj with creasing along edges and very small chips.

 
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18 Juliette Wood. Eternal Chalice The Enduring Legend of the Holy Grail
London: I.B. Tauris, 2008. 1845113608 / 9781845113605 First edition Boards As NEW in As NEW DJ 


 
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19 Laing, David (ed). Early Scottish Metrical Tales.
London: Hamilton, Adams and co., 1889. First edition Very Good +/no DJ 
Deckle-edged pages. Original spelling adhered to. Spine slightly scuffed and faded, with gilt lettering and thistle design.

 
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20 Leach, Maria. The Soup Stone The Magic of Familiar Things
London: Mayflower Books, 1954. First edition Cloth Very Good/no DJ 
Very slight foxing to eps. Rubbing and slight sunning to cloth.

 
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