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T for Texas: A State Full of Folklore

By: Abernethy, Francis E. (Edited by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, U.S.A., E-Heart Press: 1982

Book ID: EC5693BB

ISBN: 0935014039

Condition: Good


D3 - Book has library markings, rubbing and wear on the edges and and corners, light bumping on the bottom cover corners, fading on the spine, some tape stain on the front and back bottom corners near the spine, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise good. With complete bibliography of the Texas Folklore Society Publications by Herbert C. Arbuckle, III. Publications of the Texas Folklore Society XLIV. View more info

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What's Going On? (In Modern Texas Folklore)

By: Abernethy, Francis Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, The Encino Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: EC3288BB

Condition: Very Good


AG5 - A first edition hardcover book in very good condition that has some bumped corners, lightly cocked, foxing and stains on the page edges and some inside pages, light tanning and shelf wear in fair dust jacket that is mylar protected, wrinkling, chipping and tears on the edges, less than an inch tear on the front top and bottom right side, open tear on the top spine, discoloration, and shelf wear. SIGNED by Jan Reid on his page. What's Going On? is a collection of essays by contemporary folklorists who are writing about the customs and traditions and the songs and the stories that are goin... View more info

The Bounty of Texas

By: Abernethy, Francis Edward (Editted by)

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Denton, Texas, U.S.A., University of North Texas Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC6308BB

ISBN: 0929398149

Condition: Good


K5 - Published 1990. First Edition. DJ is mylar protected. DJ has soiling and stains and light shelf wear otherwise good. Book is soiled on the corners opposite the spine, foxing, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise good. Texas Folklore Society Publication. View more info

The Aesop for Children

By: Aesop

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Company: 1928

Book ID: MC2382BB

Condition: Good


AW-1. 1928. Hardcover. Covers tanned and heavily soiled. Cover has edgwear. Board spine ends and corners worn. Right edge of spine cracking at joints. Heavy rubbing spots on spine and bottom edge of cover. Page edges foxed and tanned. 2" stain at top corner of cover. Previous owner's name written on free endpaper. Illustrated. Reprint of the 1919 edition. View more info

Was This Camelot?: Excavations at Cadbury Castle 1966-1970

By: Alcock, Leslie

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Stein and Day: 1972

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW11814

ISBN: 081281505X

Condition: Very Good


BI1 - A tight, clean, sound copy in light green cloth covered boards with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear with some very, very light fading of the cloth on the spine plus there is some very, very light bumping to the top right corners of the front and back boards plus thereis the original owner's name in blue ink on the front free endpaper plus there is a small closed tear (about 0.5") on the top edge of the front free endpaper. Illustrated with fifteen color photographs, 95 black and white photographs, and thirty-six line drawings. Endnotes, li... View more info

Tales of Frontier Texas 1830-1860

By: Anderson, John Q. (Edited by)

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, U.S.A., Southern Methodist University Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC7559BB

ISBN: 0870742027

Condition: Poor


BN3 - Book worn and torn on the top spine and top gutters, wrinkling, chipping, wear and tear on the bottom spine edge, gutter edges, and cover corners, library markings on the spine, endpapers, right side page edges, copyright page, and preface page, soiled, stains, top to bottom tear on some hinges, loose hinge, reading wear with dog-eared pages, wrinkling, crease and some tears, discoloration, and shelf wear. View more info

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Treasures of the Unicorn: The Return to the Sacred Quest

By: Andrews, Ted

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Batavia, Ohio, Dragonhawk Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC40807BB

ISBN: 188876726X

Condition: Very Good


AM3 - A first edition hardcover book SIGNED and inscribed by author to previous owner in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Book has some light stains on the page edges, dust jacket and book have some bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. 9.5"x6.5", 245 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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He Got Hungry and Forgot His Manners

By: Breslin, Jimmy

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Ticknor & Fields: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC249BB

ISBN: 0899193110

Condition: Very Good


B2 - A first edition hard cover book in very good condition in a good condition dust jacket. Dust jacket has a tiny tear and crease on the back bottom left corner, wrinkling and chipping on the top and bottom edges,slight discoloration, and normal shelf wear. Book has some rubbing, light discoloration on the page edges, and normal shelf wear. It all began with the unpleasantness at Howard Beach. 8.5"x 5.75". 275 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Stolen Steers: A Tale of the Big Thicket

By: Brett, Bill

Price: $5.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A&M University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC30087BB

Condition: Very Good


CX2 - A first edition hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket. Dust jacket and book have some foxing, light discoloration and shelf wear. With drawings by Michael Frary, Foreword by William A. Owens. 9.5"x6.25", 116 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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There Ain't No Such Animal and Other East Texas Tales

By: Brett, Bill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A&M University Press: 1979

Edition: 3rd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: ec45541

ISBN: 0890960682

Condition: Very Good


X5 - A 3rd printing hardcover book SIGNED by author on the half-title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has price clipped, marked out price on the back flap, dust jacket and book have light taning and shelf wear. The stories in this book are the kind you might hear sitting on the porch past dark listening to distant hounds after a fox in the southeast Texas bottoms, tales with some truth and some lies and much pleasure taken in the telling and listening. 8.75"x5.75", 111 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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There Ain't No Such Animal and Other East Texas Tales

By: Brett, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A&M University Press: 1979

Book ID: ec45749

ISBN: 0890960682

Condition: Very Good


L5 - A hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is still in shrinkwrap but has light discoloration and some bumped corners. The stories in this book are the kind you might hear sitting on the porch past dark listening to distant hounds after a fox in the southeast Texas bottoms, tales with some truth and some lies and much pleasure taken in the telling and listening. 8.75"x5.75", 111 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Tales of Laguedoc: From the South of France

By: Brun, Samuel Jacques

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Hippocrene Books, Inc.: 1999

Book ID: EC18413BB

ISBN: 0781807158

Condition: As New


AX6 - Dust jacket mylar protected. With an Introduction by Harriet W. Preston. View more info

The Mexican Pet: More "New" Urban Legends and Some Old Favorites

By: Brunvand, Jan Harold

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, W. W. Norton & Co.: 1988

Book ID: SCW10833

ISBN: 0393305422

Condition: Very Good


BX6 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated white wraps with minor overall shelf weaer with some light creasing on the back cover. A book of modern American urban folklore. By the author of "The Study of American Folklore," "The Vanishing Hitchhiker," and "The Choking Doberman." Indexed, 221p. View more info

Valentine & Orson

By: Burkert, Nancy Ekholm

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: 004130

ISBN: 0374380783

Condition: Very Good


AR3 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ and book have very, very light shelf wear otherwise fine. Re-created as a folk play in verse and paintings by Nancy Ekholm Burkert. A Floyd Yearout Book. In rhythmic paintings and verse, the author re-creates the spirit and essence of this epic romance with its message for all ages and all times. View more info

Valentine & Orson

By: Burkert, Nancy Ekholm

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC4744BB

ISBN: 0374380783

Condition: Very Good


AR5 - DJ is mylar protected. Book has some light brown stains on the half-title page otherwise fine. Re-created as a folk play in verse and paintings by Nancy Ekholm Burkert. A Floyd Yearout Book. In rhythmic paintings and verse, the author re-creates the spirit and essence of this epic romance with its message for all ages and all times. View more info

Creole Stories

By: Cable, George W.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New Orleans, Harmanson: 1954

Book ID: EC5890BB

Condition: Very Good


E4 - Book is lightly bumped on the bottom corners opposite the spine, some wrinkling, chipping and tear on the bottom corners opposite the spine on the last few pages, wrinkling on the spine, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Retold by His Niece Kinne Cable Oechsner. With eighteen pen and ink sketches. View more info

Tales of Power

By: Castaneda, Carlos

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster Trade Paperbacks: 1975

Book ID: SCW02029

ISBN: 0671221442

Condition: Very Good


BG4 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only very minor overall wear plus some yellowing of the paper. This is the culmination of the story of Carlos Castaneda's apprenticeship in the mysteries of sorcery. Don Juan's acts of power have been previously performed in his world but in this book he appears in Castaneda's urban world, at east in a well-tailored suit and carrying out his lessons of power in crowded and busy streets. 287p. View more info

Yorkshire Legends

By: Collected By "The Dalesman"

Price: $15.00

Publisher: North Yorkshire, England, The Dalesman Publishing Company Ltd.: 1976

Book ID: EC19257BB

ISBN: 0852063482

Condition: Very Good


BA6 - Bopok has wrinkling, chipping, crease, old price written, some light stains, discoloration and light shelf wear. A "Dalesman" Paperback. View more info

The Cherokee Tale-Teller

By: Cunningham, Maggi

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, Dillon Press: 1978

Book ID: EC17467BB

ISBN: 0875181473

Condition: Fair


X5 - Book cover worn with chipping, peeling, soiled, stains, bumped corners, rubbing, library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), discoloration, and shelf wear. View more info

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West African Folk Tales

By: Dada, Olubandele

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Dorrance & Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC24682BB

ISBN: 0805914706

Condition: Fair


AD6 - A first edition hardcover book signed and inscribed by the author to previous owner in fair condition in fair dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling, chipping, and tears on the edges and corners, rubbing, stains, moderate discoloration, and shelf wear. Book has some cover edgewear, foxing on the page edges, front free endpaper missing, title page hinge fixed, light tanning and shelf wear. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info