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THE MERRY ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD OF GREAT RENOWN, IN NOTTINGHAMSHIRE
Written by Howard Pyle. Illustrated by Howard Pyle.
Stock no. 1318768
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1908. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with gilt titles and black and red decorations. B/w plates and illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. Contents clean.

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FOLKLORE, MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF BRITAIN
Written by Russell Ash; et al.
Stock no. 2132532
Published by The Readers' Digest Association Limited. 2nd 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The greatest-ever collection of British stories, customs and superstitions yet assembled. Folklore, myths and legends that have shaped the unique character of Britain and its people. Large format. Black cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Packed with colour and b/w illustrations. 552 pages includes index. Majority of pages lightly browned else book would be fine. Wrapper is nicked at corners, rubbed at edges and creased on front flap.

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SHAMROCK AND SPEAR TALES AND LEGENDS FROM IRELAND
Written by F.M. Pilkington. Illustrated by Roy Spencer.
Stock no. 2132483
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth covered boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. A few knocks to cover edges. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned with some edge-creasing.

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KNIGHTS OF GOD TALES & LEGENDS OF THE IRISH SAINTS
Written by Patricia Lynch. Illustrated by Victor Ambrus.
Stock no. 2132477
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st thus 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Some browning to wrapper.

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THESEUS - GOLDEN TALES OF GREECE
Written by Compton Mackenzie. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1318527
Published by Aldus Books. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, gilt title to spine. Dramatic colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 049000251X. Some slight browning to cover edges. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is creased and slightly edge rubbed.

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THE BOOK OF EPIC HEROES
Written by Amy Cruse.
Stock no. 2131903
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1927. Almost very good condition.

Attractive green cloth with gilt titles and borders, pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour and b/w plates, b/w text illustrations. 316 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffs to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges, endpapers and to pages throughout.

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RIP VAN WINKLE
Written by Washington Irving. Illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.
Stock no. 2131665
Published by David McKay Company. 1st 1921. Very good condition.

Brown cloth. Large pictorial onlay to front. Blue pictorial endpapers. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some light corner creasing. All plates present. A few margin marks.

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SISTER ALYONUSHKA AND BROTHER IVANUSHKA and THE WHITE DUCK
Written by Irina Zheleznova.
Stock no. 1318301
Published by Central Books Limited. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format 11.75 x 9.25". Cream pictorial cardwraps. Colour pictures. Retold in English by Zheleznova. 12 pages. ISBN: 014075447.

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STORIES OF KING ARTHUR
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Theaker.
Stock no. 1317893
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. Orange cloth, black titles. 30 colour plates (including the endpapers). 240 pages. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Slight discolouration to top and tail of spine. Heavy foxing to contents else clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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THE ROMANCE OF KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE
Written by Alfred W. Pollard; D'Arthur Malory's Morte. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2131378
Published by Easton Press. 2011. Fine condition.

Large format. Cream leather with raised bands to spine, gilt titles and decorations. Easton Press Deluxe Limited Edition, to 400 copies. Adapted by Pollard. Mohawk Superfine eggshell finish paper especially milled by Mohawk Fine Papers, Cohoes, New York. Cowhide leather imported from Italy by Cortina Leathers of New York. Lithography by Falcon Press, Nashville, Tennessee. Custom binding by Kingsport Book, Church Hill, Tennessee. This Easton Press edition reproduces the contents of the original as first published in 19717 by MacMillan and Company, Limited, London. Contains 16 colour plates and other b/w illustrations and plates. All edges gilt. A stunning book. Heavy! This is Copy No. 5, stated on first title page and to original certificate, which is still present and inserted loosely at front. All plates are present and in fine condition. Contained in original clip case which is in slightly better than very good condition; a few small marks. An absolutely stunning edition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ROBIN OF THE MOVIES
Written by David Turner. Illustrated by Malcolm Baker.
Stock no. 2131252
Published by Yeoman Publishing. 1st 1989. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. The Cinematic History of the Legendary Outlaw of Sherwood. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0951558803. Very slight creasing to cover corners. Contents are excellent.

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ROBIN OF SHERWOOD
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1317822
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A magical, spine-tingling retelling of the heroic tale of Robin Hood. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. Illustrated endpapers. 123 pages. 11.25 x 8.5". Large format. ISBN: 185793718X. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased.

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