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Image for Where is Saint George? Pagan imagery in English folksong

Where is Saint George? Pagan imagery in English folksong

By: Bob Stewart

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Bradford on Avon, Moonraker Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19090203-187

ISBN: 0239002504

Condition: Good


Cover shelfworn, internally in very good condition. View more info

Image for The Waters of the Gap: the mythology of Aquae Sulis

The Waters of the Gap: the mythology of Aquae Sulis

By: Bob Stewart

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bath City Council: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20010403-26

ISBN: 0901303127

Condition: Very Good


Mild tanning to backstrip, small bump to top edges of cover, still in very good condition. Illustrated laminated boards, no wrapper, probably as issued. View more info

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The National Trust Guide to Traditional Customs of Britain

By: Brian Shuel

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Exeter, Webb & Bower: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20011108-42

ISBN: 086350051X

Condition: Good+


Internally in very good condition, cover has some shelfwear and a very light bump to base of spine; wrapper has some rubbing and shelfwear with a mark on spine. View more info

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The Golden Book of Fairy Tales

By: Brothers Grimm; Hans Andersen; et al

Price: £5.00

Publisher: William Collins: 1972

Seller ID: 20040320-28

ISBN: 0001381318

Condition: Good


Mild page tanning, else internally in very good condition; cover has some shelfwear, bumping and discolouration; wrapper shelfworn with a tear to top corner. View more info

Image for The Morris Book, with a description of dances as performed by the Morris Men of England. Part V

The Morris Book, with a description of dances as performed by the Morris Men of England. Part V

By: Cecil James Sharp; George Butterworth

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Novello: 1913

Seller ID: 20040208-77

Condition: Fair


Ex-library copy in library binding and with usual labels, etc; pages a little tanned else otherwise in very good condition internally; cover has some light rubbing and shelfwear, corners lightly bumped. No wrapper. View more info

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Cornish Legends & Folklore

By: Di Francis

Price: £2.00

Publisher: St Ives, James Pike: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20021212-125

ISBN: 0859321940

Condition: Fair


Some light page tanning else internally in good condition, cover has some shelfwear, spotting and uneven tanning. View more info

Image for Haunted Landscapes: Cornish and West Country tales of the supernatural

Haunted Landscapes: Cornish and West Country tales of the supernatural

By: Donald R Rawe

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Portloe, Lodenek Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19121226-225

ISBN: 0946143226

Condition: Good


Internally in very good condition, cover has some shelfwear and rubbing. View more info

Image for Stories of Ancient Greece (Bright Story Reader Grade 3)

Stories of Ancient Greece (Bright Story Reader Grade 3)

By: F E West

Price: £7.50

Publisher: E J Arnold: 0

Seller ID: 19071006-153

Condition: Good


Some light page tanning, latter pages and rear cover have mild corner creasing, cover with very light shelfwear. View more info

Image for The Scots Cellar: its tradition and lore

The Scots Cellar: its tradition and lore

By: F Marian McNeill

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cambridge, ON, Imp Press: 1992

Seller ID: 19082118-181

ISBN: 0969438516

Condition: As New


As new copy, first Canadian edition. View more info

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The Supernatural Highlands

By: Francis Thompson

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20011111-11

ISBN: 0709155786

Condition: Very Good


A very good copy with very mild page tanning, unclipped wrapper has some rubbing and light tanning. View more info

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Handsworth Traditional Sword Dancers

By: Geoff Lester

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Handsworth Traditional Sword Dancers: 1979

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 19082125-181

Condition: Good+


Mild shelfwear, owner's name crossed out on front cover, else a very good copy. View more info

Image for Clay Figures Used in Funeral Ceremonies

Clay Figures Used in Funeral Ceremonies

By: Ghana Museum and Monument Board

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Accra, Ghana Museum and Monument Board: 1978

Seller ID: 19101009-196

Condition: Very Good


Very mild shelfwear and page tanning, a very good copy. View more info

Image for Isles of Scilly: St Martin's, St Helen's, and Tean: Legend and History

Isles of Scilly: St Martin's, St Helen's, and Tean: Legend and History

By: H A Lewis

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Author?: 1946

Seller ID: 20031603-141

Condition: Good


Pages mildly tanned and staple rusting, loose-leaf map has been tipped in on inside front cover; card cover a little grubby and shelfworn, price has been stuck on front cover. View more info

Irish Druids and Old Irish Religions

By: James Bonwick

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dorset Press: 1986

Seller ID: 19112019-206

ISBN: 0880290706

Condition: Very Good


A book in very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. View more info

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Folklore and Customs of Suffolk (being extracts from 'The New Suffolk Garland')

By: John Glyde [ed]

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Wakefield, EP Publishing: 1976

Seller ID: 19101103-195

ISBN: 0715811452

Condition: Very Good


Some mild page tanning, page edges spotted (particularly the top edge), else in very good condition indeed; wrapper has some shelfwear and a faded spine. Facsimile of pp.1-318 of The New Suffolk Garland, first published i1866. View more info

Image for Tales and Ballads of Wearside

Tales and Ballads of Wearside

By: John Green

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Walter Scott: 1885

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 19120307-216

Condition: Fair


Pages tanned, page edges more so, front endpaper has owners' names on, binding still firm and tight, internally in generally good condition; illustrated cover has some wear and rubbing, backstrip is darkened. No wrapper. View more info

Image for Celtic Studies and European Folk-Tale Research (Reprint from Béaloideas, Iml VI - Uimh. I)

Celtic Studies and European Folk-Tale Research (Reprint from BĂ©aloideas, Iml VI - Uimh. I)

By: John Th. Honti

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Dublin, Folklore of Ireland Society: 0

Seller ID: 19081737-181

Condition: Fair


Pages a little tanned, staples rusting, one corner has a light crease; card cover unevenly tanned with some light shelfwear. View more info

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Cornish Saints & Sinners

By: Josiah Henry Harris

Price: £7.50

Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head: 1931

Seller ID: 20030704-104

Condition: Fair


Some page tanning and sporadic foxing, page edges more so, front hinge cracked, textbooks is otherwise in generally good condition; cover has some mild shelfwear, backstrip a little faded. No wrapper. View more info

Image for Walking Through Cornish Folklore

Walking Through Cornish Folklore

By: Margaret Caine; Alan Gorton

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Blackwell, Cotswold Quality (Leisure): 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20021307-24

ISBN: 0954103637

Condition: Very Good


Very mild signs of use, a very good copy. View more info

Image for Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist

Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist

By: Margaret Fay Shaw

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20021010-131

Condition: Good+


Pages tanning else internally in very good condition, cover has some mild shelfwear and fading, backstrip a little sunned. No wrapper. View more info