Softcover. Cardiff Wales, Society for Folk Life Studies, 1st, 1976, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 102 pages, b&w illustrations. Articles include: The Funeral Wake in Wales, Single Storey Cottages in West Yokshire, Dress as Social Record, Scollop Thatch in Co. Mayo, others. Very good, clean.
Softcover. Cardiff Wales, Society for Folk Life Studies, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 110 pages, b&w illustrations. Articles include: The Lawless Courts of Rayleigh and the Rochford Hundred, Laundering in the Welsh Home, Sickles Hooks and Scythes in Ireland, others. Very good, clean.
Hardcover. London, Longmans Green and Co., reprints, 1866/1868, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Two volumes. Vol. 1: 459 pages, 5th Edition revised, lectures from April, May and June 1961. Vol. 2: Second Series, 600 pages plus publisher's ads, lectures from February, March, April, & May 1963. Green pebbled cloth, light wear to edges, top and bottom of spines frayed. Internally very good.
Softcover. London, The Folk-Lore Society/ William Glaisher, 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcovers, 287 pages total in four quarterly issues. Scholarly essays on all aspects of folk studies worldwide. Articles include: Susan M. Pearce 'The Cornish Elements in the Arthurian Tradition', Kingsley Palmer 'Modern Oral Traditions Amongst Overland Travellers', Frederick Grice 'Kilvert and Folklore'Alan Gailey 'Chapbook influence on Irish Mummers' Plays', S.P. Menefee 'The "Merry Maidens" and the "Noce de Pierre"', A. Roy and Monica E. Vickery 'Chinese New Year Celebrations in London 1971-1973', Jacqueline Simpson 'The Function of Folklore in Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights', others. Clean copies.
Softcover. London, The Folk-Lore Society/ William Glaisher, 1st, 1973, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcovers, 350 pages total in four quarterly issues. Scholarly essays on all aspects of folk studies worldwide. Articles include: Richard M. Dorson 'Is Folklore a Discipline?', Jacqueline Simpson 'Sussex Local Legends', Omega Means Starr 'A Search for the Identity of Yamm "Prince Sea" of the Canaanite Baal and Anath Cycle', Trefor Owen 'The Celebration of Candlemas in Wales', Naomi Mitchison 'A Harvest Experience', B. S. Benedikz 'Basic Themes in Icelandic Folklore', Anthony Jackson 'A Na-Khi Folk-Tale', Lisa Warner 'The Role of Folk-Songs in the Russian Folk-Plays', Howard Wight Marshall 'Tom Tit Tot - a Comparative Essay on Aarne-Thompson Type 500', D.E. Mills 'Medieval Japanese Tales, part 2', others. Clean copies.
Hardcover. New York, Limited Editions Club, limited, 1943, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 231 pages. # 188 in limited edition SIGNED BY ILLUSTRATOR series. Patterned boards, blue cloth spine, in black slipcase. Illustrated in color by T. M. Cleland. Previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down, sticker on back paste-down. Laid in letter from Limited Editions Club. The story of Jonathan Wild, a London criminal who organized a gang of robbers and pickpockets, collected their booty and returned it to the owners for a reward. He was hanged at Tyburn at 1725.
Hardcover. New York, Alfred A, Knopf, 1st, 2000, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 298 pages. Illustrated with b/w photo plates. Small red smudge near fore edge on bottom edge of text block. White boards, blue cloth spine with with silver lettering. Light wear to top and bottom of spine. Color pictorial dust jacket, near fine except for small tear at bottom of spine.
Softcover. New York, Citadel Press, reprint, 1963, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 223 pages. Pictorial wraps with slight wear, soiling. Bottom right corner slightly creased page 193 to back cover. Overall, a nice, clean copy.
Softcover. University of Hawaii Press, reprint, 1977, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 571 pages. Light wear to wrappers, previous owner's signature on front fly leaf, faint foxing to edges. Nice, tight reading copy.
Hardcover. London/Colorado, Heinemann/Westview press, 1st, 1977, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 310 pages. Yellow cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Lacks dust jacket. Previous owner's signature on front end paper. Else a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1st US, 1937, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 499 pages, edited and translated by Hill and Mudie. Previous owner's signature on front fly leaf and bottom edge, dust jacket edge wear and tear, otherwise, clean and tight.
Hardcover. London, Thames and Hudson, 1st, 1997, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 190 pages, illustrated throughout with stunning photos in b&w. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket.
Hardcover. US, Yale University Press, 1st, 2002-05-01, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 256 pages, illustrations in b&w. Light shelf-wear to dust jacket, else a clean, tight copy. Record # 464737
Hardcover. Philadelphia, Institute for Study of Human Isues, 1st, 1978, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Part l: North America, Part 2: The West Indies, Central and South America 814 pages. Ex-lib with light marking, end paper label, stamp on title pages.
Hardcover. Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1st, 1978, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 186 pages, SIGNED BY EDITOR ON FRONT ENDPAPER, edited by Bardwell L. Smith, blue cloth cover, gilt lettering to front cover and spine, color dust jacket. Light wear to dust jacket; book in excellent condition.
Hardcover. Sheffield, UK, Sheffield Academic Press, 1st, 1975, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 308 pages. Covers bound upside-down. Hardcover with no dust jacket. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor edgewear. Corner bump on top right corner of front cover. Otherwise tight copy. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON FRONT FLYLEAF.
Hardcover. Paris, Bibliotheque d'Education et de Recreation, 10th, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, French text. 465 pages. Marbled end papers. Half-leather covers w/ gilt lettering on spine, marbled boards w/ light edge wear. Sticker inside front cover. Hinges weak.
Hardcover. Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press, 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 338 pages. Gray cloth, blue title to spine. Dust jacket worn, rubbed, light chipping to edges of spine. Clean, tight copy.
Paperback. NY, Owl Books, 1st paperback, 1996, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 480 pages, paperback. A study through literature that wrestles with the nature of modernity and its implications for sexual relations. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. Light foxing to all copy edges. Mild edge and shelf wear. Unmarked. A bright and tight copy.
Hardcover. Cambridge UK, Polity Press, 1st UK, 1997, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Hardcover, 247 pages, b&w illustrations, in a nice dust jacket with some fading to spine. Previous owner's signature on half title page otherwise clean.
Hardcover. NY, G.K.Hall, reprint, 1996, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, Reproduced from the 1920 printing. A collection of poetry, prose & dramatic readings by and about African Americans.Includes the essay The Poet and His Song -about her husband, Paul Laurence Dunbar