Messages will go here
Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

LEGENDS

You are viewing all stock in the "LEGENDS" category. We currently have 167 books in this category in stock.

167 records found. If you are looking for a specific book which we do not have in stock, then please get in touch and we'll let you know just as soon as it comes in.

THE LEGENDARY BALLADS OF ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND
Written by John S. Roberts.
Stock no. 2125368
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1868. Almost very good condition.

The Chandos Poets. Compiled and edited by Roberts. With original illustrations and steel portrait. Includes tales of Robin Hood. Looks like book has possibly been rebound at some time, with original spine laid down. Looks like a school crest has been gilded to front cover. Prize plate to front patsedown. Some foxing and page browning.

Buy now for £20.00 Enquire about this book

ROBIN HOOD HIS MERRY EXPLOITS
Written by Charles Wilson. Illustrated by R.C. Smith.
Stock no. 2125367
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Blue leather spine and corners, blue cloth. Gilt title and decorations to spine. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. All Time Tales Series. Top little piece of spine MISSING. Wear and some splitting to base of spine. Browning to corners. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some page edges are torn, into margins. Appears some pages and uncut edges, and they've been 'opened' untidily for someone to read the story.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN
Written by Mary Macleod. Illustrated by A.G. Walker.
Stock no. 2125365
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. 1909. Fair condition.

Pictorial onlay to front cover, with other decorations and titles. 3 colour plates. Other b/w illustrations. Stories from Old Ballads. Half of backstrip is MISSING; rest is hanging on by one edge. Some damage to pictorial onlay - a little surface paper loss. Bumping and some heavy wear to corners and cover edges. Some foxing. Hinges pulled. A reading copy.

Buy now for £14.00 Enquire about this book

TOLD IN SHERWOOD TALES OF ROBIN HOOD
Written by Hugh Chesterman. Illustrated by Mrs. Frank Rogers.
Stock no. 2125364
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1947. Very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. The Teaching of English Series. Gilt to spine is faded.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

FOLK TALES FROM MANY LANDS
Written by Lilian Gask. Illustrated by Willy Pogany.
Stock no. 2125347
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

A lovely collection of folk tales with b/w illustrations throughout. Also contains 8 full page colour plates, including frontis. Black end papers illustrated in gilt. Red cloth with gilt decorations and colour onlay. 286pp. 8.5 x 5.5". 1cm x 2cm piece of loss to top of spine. A few chips to base of spine. Darkening to edges of covers. Name in ink to half-title page. Some foxing, mostly to outer page edges; some to page margins. All plates present.

Buy now for £90.00 Enquire about this book

THE GALLANT ATCHIEVEMENTS OF ROBIN HOOD THE FAMOUS HISTORY FRYER BACON THE ROMANCE OF ROBERT THE DEVIL
No author listed. Illustrated by Harold Nelson.
Stock no. 2125328
Published by Otto Schulze And Company. Very good condition.

Large format. Red boards with gilt titles and decorations. B/w illustrations. Spine and a couple of cover edges are faded. Bumping to corners. Couple of tiny black holes to side of spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

Buy now for £38.00 Enquire about this book

ROBIN HOOD
Written by Henry Gilbert. Illustrated by Frank Godwin.
Stock no. 2125325
Published by Garden City Publishing Company, Inc.. Good condition.

Dark green cloth with red title and vignette to spine; large pictorial onlay to front cover. American Edition. 4 colour plates, including frontis. Heavy damp staining to edges of covers. Tear to top of spine. Bumping and wear to edges and corners. Front joint is cracked and weak; webbing showing through. Some foxing. A reading copy.

Buy now for £15.00 Enquire about this book

ROBIN HOOD AND HIS LIFE IN THE MERRY GREENWOOD
Written by Rose Yeatman Woolf. Illustrated by Howard Davie.
Stock no. 2125324
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons. Circa 1932. Very good condition.

The Golden Treasury Library series.Red/maroon boards with gilt title to spine; large colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A few small scuffs to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

Buy now for £15.00 Enquire about this book

ROBIN HOOD AND HIS MERRY MEN
Written by Trelleck. Illustrated by Trelleck.
Stock no. 2125323
Published by Raphael Tuck. Almost very good condition.

Stiff cardwraps. Colour illustrations. A Tuck Book. Damp staining across top edge of front cover. Red ink scribble to bottom of front cover. Browning to covers; some creasing to corners. Name in ink to margin of first page. Page corner creasing.

Buy now for £12.00 Enquire about this book

THE LEGEND OF ROBIN HOOD
Written by Richard Rutherford-Moore.
Stock no. 2125320
Published by Capall Bann Publishing. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations and photographs. ISBN: 1861630697. Light creasing to a couple of cover corners.

Buy now for £10.00 Enquire about this book

LEGENDARY BALLADS
Written by Frank Sidgwick. Illustrated by Byam Shaw.
Stock no. 2125318
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1911. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine; blind title to front cover. A nice selection of verses with colour plates to contents. Includes Robin Hood. Red stain to rear cover and along edge of back of spine. Lighter stain to front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

Buy now for £10.00 Enquire about this book

CASTLES
Written by David Day. Illustrated by Alan Lee.
Stock no. 1816065
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Castles of legend, fantasy and myth brought to vivid life in the delicate yet powerful art of Alan Lee and the evocative prose of David Day. Designed and edited by David Larkin. Large format. Green/brown cloth with tilt title to spine. Illustrated throughout in colour and b/w. ISBN: 0048232718. Label with gift inscription to front endpaper (Simon with love from Grandad 1990). Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby and slightly edge-creased.

Buy now for £16.00 Enquire about this book