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THE PHYNODDERREE AND OTHER LEGENDS OF THE ISLE OF MAN
Written by Edward Callow. Illustrated by W.J. Watson.
Stock no. 1201373
Published by J. Dean And Son. 1st 1882. Very good condition.

Brown decorative cloth, gilt titles and gilt vignette to front cover. Numerous b/w illustrations. xii + 115 + errata + 12 page booklist. A few scattered foxspots to prelims. Corners lightly rubbed. A bright copy.

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THE LAST OF THE GIANT KILLERS
Written by J.C. Atkinson.
Stock no. 383576
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1891. Very good condition.

Or, The Exploits of Sir Jack of Danby Dale. Green cloth with gilt titles. 244 pages with 44 page publication list to rear. Stories based on legends. Spine and corners bumped. A few tiny marks to covers. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Two names and dates written in ink to front fly-leaf. Some light foxing else contents clean.

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THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS or MIRTH & MARVELS
Written by R. Barham. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 382097
Published by J.M. Dent & Co.. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

3/4 bound dark blue leather with raised bands and gilt title to spine, marbled boards and endpapers. Binding by Zaehnsdorf. 24 colour plates with captioned guards (mounted on to stiff green paper). 12 full-page tinted illustrations plus numerous b/w drawings. 549 pages. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. 3 of the plates have light corner creases, all others in fine condition. Some light foxing (mainly to prelims and outer page edges). A very handsome book.

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THE TRUE STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Lockhart Bogle; Lucien Davis; H.J. Ford; C. H. M. Kerr; Lancelot Speed.
Stock no. 379589
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1893. Very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, elaborate gilt decoration to front cover, vignette to spine. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Some very light rubbing to covers. A couple of hinges cracked, some very light fingering to page margins. A nice, clean copy.

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THE TRUE STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Lockhart Bogle; Lucien Davis; H.J. Ford; C. H. M. Kerr; Lancelot Speed.
Stock no. 379594
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1893. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, elaborate gilt decoration to front cover, vignette to spine. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Spine a little darkened and covers ever so slightly grubby. Heavy foxing and some slightly grubby marks to contents. A few page hinges are cracked.

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LUDMILA A LEGEND OF LIECHTENSTEIN
Written by Paul Gallico. Illustrated by Franz Deak.
Stock no. 623542
Published by Michael Joseph. 1955. Very good condition.

The charming tale of a little Liechtenstein cow. Red cloth spine, green patterned boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. Edges rubbed, lower corners worn. Small patch of surface paper loss to rear board. Endpapers browned, contents clean.

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MERMAIDS, MOONRAKERS AND HOBGOBLINS
Written by Dinah Starkey. Illustrated by Garry Colton.
Stock no. 403154
Published by Kaye & Ward. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Rich legends of Wessex. Blue boards, metallic blue title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718211529. SIGNED by the author on front endpaper "Lots of love from Dinah Starkey". Spine very slightly bumped. Initials (JAB) in ink to front pastedown. Dustwrapper is sunned to spine and has new publishers price sticker to front flap.

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PRINCE MADOG DISCOVERER OF AMERICA
Written by Joan Dane. Illustrated by A.S. Boyd.
Stock no. 326099
Published by Elliot Stock. Very good condition.

A legendary story. Cream spine with gilt titles, green cloth. 3 colour plates. Boards a little browned to edge and bumped to corners. Spine a bit grubby. Endpaper browned. Contents bright.

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ARCADIAN BALLADS
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 568422
Published by Heinemann Educational Books. 1st 1978. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Tall format. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 48 pages. ISBN: 0435147722.

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FAIR TOURAINE
Written by Margaret Aulton. Illustrated by Margaret Aulton.
Stock no. 311219
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Stories and Legends of the Loire. Very large format (12.5 x 10.25"). Black cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Beautiful b/w sketches. Corners bumped. Spine worn to head and tail with 1" loss of cloth at base and slight loss at top. Some light foxing but contents generally clean.

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