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1 ANUARIO DE LA SOCIEDAD FOLKLORICA DE MEXICO
Mexico City, Mexico Circulo Panamericano De Folklore 1951 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
This is a softcover book without a dust jacket. It is Volume 7 of the Folklore Society. The covers are clean and bright, but with some discoloration on the spine and the fore-edges. The interior pages are very clean, but discolored from the quality of the paper. There is a short tear on one page, some black and white photographs, examples of music, lyrics, history. 142 pages. In Spanish. ; 8vo  
Price: 27.00 USD
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2 Campos, Anthony John MEXICAN FOLK TALES
Tuscon, AZ The Univ Of New Arizona Press 1999 0816505608 / 9780816505609 Hardcover Fine  
This is a softcover later printing in fine condition. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks, writing, or creases. Appears to be unread. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 136 pages  
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 Carleton, Will FARM LEGENDS
New York, NY Harper & Brothers Publishers 1875 First Edition Hardcover 
This a handsome first editon hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book has brown cloth covers with beveled edges and a front cover with a blinded-stamped decorative desgin with black ink and a bright gilt. The title on the spine is also gilt, but less bright. The binding is tight; the inside hinge has been carefully reinforced. The end papers are coated brown and very clean without any marks or writing. The rear end paper is clipped on the corner. The interior pages are very clean. There is a former owner name and date on the first blank page. With black and white illustrations throughout. ; Engravings; 8vo; 131 pages  
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Colto, Harold S. HOPI KACHINA DOLLS With a Key to Their Identification
Albuquerque, NM University Of New Mexico Press 1976 0826301800 / 9780826301802 Softcover Illustrated by Jack Breed 
This is a softcover book. This the 1976 edition. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. Barely used. Illustrated in black and white and some color. Timeless identification material. ; Photographs; 8vo  
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 Kolenda, Pauline CASTE, CULT AND HEIRARCHY Essays on the Culture of India
India Folklore Institute 1981 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright and very clean. The covers are in a royal blue cloth with gilt titles on spine. The color of the cloth on the spine is darkened slightly. The end papers and pages are very clean without any signs of wear. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped, clean and crisp with just a touc of edge wear. Now protected in a see-through, removable mylar cover. W; 8vo; 350 pages  
Price: 39.00 USD
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6 Middleton, John (Editor) MAGIC, WITCHCRAFT, AND CURING
Garden Cithy, NY The Natural History Press 1967 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a Review Copy of a hardcover book in a dust jacket. A Review Slip is laid in dated 1967. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. There is no wear. It appears to be unread. The dust jacket is equally clean and crisp. It is unclipped, but there is a crease on the inside of the flap corner and a touch of corner wear with a faint hint of fading on the spine.. ; 8vo; 346 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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7 Mullen, Patrick B. FOLKLORE OF THE TEXAS GULF COAST
Logan, Utah Utah State University Press 1988 0874211395 / 9780874211399 Second Edition Softcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is the 1988 softcover edition of this work. It is tight, bright, and clean. There are NO marks or writing. NO underlining. The spine is perfect, no creases or wear. There is a tiny curve to the two bottom corners of the cover. Clean exterior and interior. One corner of one page has a corner crease. There are two black and white photo illustrations. Two appendices, Notes, Bibliography. ; 8vo; 183 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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8 Newcomb, Franc Johnson NAVAHO FOLK TALES
Santa Fe, NM Museum Of Navaho Ceremonial Art Inc. 1967 Hardcover 
This is a Signed First Edition hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is well read with some finger smudges in various places throughout the book. It is little special because of the signature. The binding is tight, there is a touch of spotting to the cover. There are two former owner names on the front pasted down end paper. The signature of Newcomb is on the front free end paper. The covers are pictorial and are now protected in a see-through, removable acetate cover which makes the book look quite crisp and shiny. There are black and white and some color illustrations throughout the book. ; Drawings; 8vo; 203 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Sun, Ruth Q. LAND OF SEAGULL AND FOX Folk Tales of Vietnam
Rutland, VT Charles E. Tuttle Company 1967 First US Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  Illustrated by Duc, Ho Thanh 
This is the First U. S. Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The books is very clean, bright, tight and with no marks or writing. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean; there is only a hint of corner wear and the price has been clipped. Illustrated in black and white line drawings by Ho Thanh Duc. Myths and tales of Vietnam. ; 8vo; 135 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Van Den Haag, Ernest THE JEWISH MYSTIQUE
New York, NY Stein And Day 1969 Fourth Edition 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, very clean covers and pages, no marks or writing, but it has a slightly bumped upper corners. The unclipped dust jacket is crisp and clean, but with some edge wear and a very short closed tear. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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11 Weston, Jessie L. THE THREE DAYS' TOURNAMENT A Study in Romance and Folk-Lore
London David Nutt . At The Sign Of The Phoenix 1902 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book published in 1902 by David Nutt. 59 pages. This is Number 15 in the Grimm Library (Series) . The covers are paper covered with a cloth spine. In soft green. The covers are in need of back strip replacement. The gilt title detail is present, but the top half inch of cloth is missing and a little lost at the bottom of the spine. There is some wear along all the edges. There are a few spots on the rear cover. There are no marks or writing to the interior except for a touch of pencil price erasure on the front end paper. The interior pages are clean. The binding is hand sewn to lie flat, therefore is not as tight as the usual binding. A third part of the title is "Being an Appendix is the Author's Legend of Sir Lancelot". The first 14 titles in the Grimm Library are listed. In o; 8vo; 59 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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