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Category: Fables and Fairy Tales


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Fables in Slang
 by Ade, George
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
subtitle is "More Fables in Slang". Top edge gilt, and an attractive decorative binding of a very humorous set of American fables. Very popular auth... Details
More Fables
 by Ade, George
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
subtitle is "More Fables in Slang". Top edge gilt, and an attractive decorative binding of a very humorous set of American fables. Details
Select Fables of Esop and Other Fabulists
 by Aesop (Esop), and De Meziriac, and R. Dodsley
Price: US $195.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
"In three Books", maning 3 sections of fables, Ancient, Modern, and Newly Invented (original). Includes the Life of Esop collected from Ancient Writ... Details
Fairy Tales of Hans Andersen
 by Andersen, Hans Christian
Price: US $3500.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Slipcase
SIGNED by Rackham, Deluxe limited edition, number 106 of only 525 copies. In the original full vellum binding with triple ruled gilt lines along the ... Details
The Spotted Stones
 by Bedini, Silvio
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
SIGNED by Richard Erdoes, with his original drawing of a monk on the front endpaper dedicated to a Miss Betz in 1981. A humorous, invented tale of th... Details
Fables Less and Less Fabulous
 by Dolvers, Horst
Price: US $29.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "English Fables and Parables of the Nineteenth Century and Their Illustrations". Most of the over 100 English fable texts considered here ... Details
The Fable of the Sick Lion: a Fifteenth-Century Blockbook
 by Field, Richard S. (catalogue preparer)
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Very clean inside and out, with pages bent at one corner. No prior owner marks. A very interesting study of the sick lion fable, its early versions ... Details
Fables By John Gay , 2 Volumes
 by Gay, John
Price: US $1400.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful set in full tan calf, tall 8 vo (26.7 cm). Elaborate gilt in spine panels, burgundy title labels and black volume labels with bright gilt... Details
The Peach Blossom Forest and Other Chinese Legends
 by Gittings, Robert and Jo Manton
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Preserving the rich enchantment of the ancient Chinese story tellers. Pages 74. Clean and tight inside and out, with no prior owner marks. Dustjac... Details
The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
 by Grimm
Price: US $6800.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Slipcase
Rather scarce deluxe limited edition in the original full vellum, especially in this condition. Number 203 of 750, and SIGNED by Rackham. Top edge g... Details
Aesop's Fables
 by Hague, Michael
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Fine terra cotta cloth with bright gilt title on unfaded spine. Dustjacket fine, no tears or rubbing and NOT price-clipped. Inside, as new, no prio... Details
Norwegian Folk Tales
 by Iverson, Pat Shaw (translator)
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
A fine book for getting into the mood for a trip to Norway and its fjords and trolls. Beautiful woodcuts. Pages 189. Dustjacket has no tears, but s... Details
The Fables of Aesop
 by Jacobs, Joseph and Aesop
Price: US $50.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
3/4 dark brown morocco, the original binding wit hvey nice gilt design on the spines and a bright gilt title. Marbled boards and matching endpapers. ... Details
East of the Sun and West of the Moon, Old Tales from the North
 by Kay Nielsen, Peter Christian Ashjormen, Jorgen Moe
Price: US $2900.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Fine publisher's navy blue cloth, gilt- pictorial binding, with bright gilt title on the front and on the spine. No hint of edgewear, and protected i... Details
The Fables of La Fontaine
 by La Fontaine
Price: US $345.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Published circa 1876 based on owner inscription. A splendid, late 19th Century binding rebacked. Full pebble morocco with heavy bevelled boards and... Details
The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night, 4 volumes
 by Powys Mathers (translator)
Price: US $125.00
Binding: Original Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
A much improved translation over that of Richard Burton, first into French by Dr. Mardrus, then into English from the French by Powys Mathers. Four ... Details
Gold's Gloom, Tales from the Panchatantra
 by Ryder, Arthur W. (translator)
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Original printed paper over boards, with the title in black on the front and the spine. The lower two thirds of the spine paper is gone, but the bi... Details
Fables De La Fontaine
 by Sainte-Beuve, C.-A.
Price: US $149.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Near fine, despite its age. Text in French, with the preface and an essay on La Fontaine by Sainte-Beuve. Also has an essay on Aesop ("La Vie D'Esop... Details
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