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THE SILVER TREASURE
Written by Geraldine McCaughrean. Illustrated by Bee Willey.
Stock no. 2129870
Published by Orion Children's Books. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Myths and Legends of the World series. 23 short stories with colour illustrations. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 1858811392. Wrapper has some light wear to top of spine.
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RIP VAN WINKLE
Written by Washington Irving. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2129796
Published by Heinemann. 1974. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. 64 pages. ISBN: 043495859X. Covers are very stained. Browning to outer page edges. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; foxed to verso; minimal loss.
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HERO TALES AND LEGENDS OF THE SERBIANS
Written by Woislav M. Petrovitch. Illustrated by William Sewell; Gilbert James.
Stock no. 2129493
Published by George G. Harrap & Company. 1st 1914. Very good condition.

With preface by Chedo Miyatovich. Blue pictorial cloth. 393 pages, top edge gilt. 32 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; few small chips to cloth on corners. Spine is browned. Bookplate to front endpaper. Some foxing throughout.
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TANGLEWOOD TALES
Written by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Illustrated by S. Van Abbe.
Stock no. 2129437
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Children's Illustrated Classics series. Beige and orange decorated cloth. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. A few grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.
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BRITISH MYTHS & LEGENDS
Written by Richard Barber. Illustrated by John Vernon Lord.
Stock no. 1817266
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Fine condition.

This is the combined edition, with leather spine. Marvels and Magic; Heroes and Saints; History and Romance. Pictorial boards depicting Excalibur. B/w illustrations. Second printing. Contained in publisher's burgundy slipcase in fine condition.
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LEGENDS OF KING ARTHUR
Written by Richard Barber. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 1817257
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Edited and Introduced by Richard Barber. Three volumes: Arthur, The Holy Grail, and Tristan. Green leather spine, gilt titles. Green pictorial paper boards. Green endpapers. B/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's green slipcase which is lightly scuffed and faintly faded to sides.
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VALENTINE AND ORSON THE TWIN KNIGHTS OF FRANCE
Written by S.R. Littlewood. Illustrated by Florence Mary Anderson.
Stock no. 2129314
Published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1919. Almost very good condition.

Retold from the original. Red cloth, pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates and b/w chapter headers and tailpieces. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A bit of fading along cover edges and to top of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, which also has a small damp mark. Browning to pages, and to plates. Foxing to outer page edges. Creasing to a few pages, including page 103.
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BRITISH MYTHS & LEGENDS
Written by Richard Barber. Illustrated by John Vernon Lord.
Stock no. 2129260
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Nearly fine condition.

This is the combined edition, with leather spine. Marvels and Magic; Heroes and Saints; History and Romance. Pictorial boards depicting Excalibur. B/w illustrations. A few foxspots to inner edges of rear cover, else fine! Slip case is very good, some wear.
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LEGENDS OF KING ARTHUR
Written by Richard Barber. Illustrated by Roman Pisarev.
Stock no. 2129259
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Edited and Introduced by Richard Barber. Three volumes: Arthur, The Holy Grail, and Tristan. Green leather spine, gilt titles. Green pictorial paper boards. Green endpapers. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good - unevenly browned to edges with a few scuffs and marks.
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THE ARABIAN NIGHTS: THEIR BEST-KNOWN TALES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin; Nora A. Smith. Illustrated by Maxfield Parrish.
Stock no. 1816549
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1930. Good condition.

Black cloth, gilt title to spine and large pictorial onlay to front. Pictorial endpapers. 9 colour plates. xii and 339 pages. Boards a little marked & rubbed at corners. Rear spine edge starting to split. '19 Nov 1953' rubber stamped in ink to front endpaper. Name & class in ink to first blank page. Foxing throughout and a general grubby appearance of contents. All plates present. Last few pages of book were untrimmed and have been opened carelessly with loss to vertical margins (text not affected).
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THE MAGIC OINTMENT AND OTHER CORNISH LEGENDS
Written by Eric Quayle. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 2127085
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 108 pages. 12 stories. ISBN: 0862641292. Bumping and some wear to spine and corners. A few margin marks.
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NATIVE AMERICAN MYTHS & LEGENDS
Written by O.B. Duane.
Stock no. 2126989
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1860193773.
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