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Early Travellers in Scotland.

By: Brown, Hume.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: James Thin, 1978.: 1978

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 1452

Condition: Very Good


Softback with illustrated card covers, light staining to edges but otherwise in Very Good condition. Facsimile edition [1891] pp xxvi, 300 with 5 fold out maps and tables, index. A selection of historical travellers tales from Scotland. View more info

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The Old Book: A Mediaeval Anthology.

By: Hartley, Dorothy.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf.: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006332

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in faux leather binding with gilt titles and four embossed illustrations on cover and four on the back cover, with five raised bands on spine, in Very Good condition, No dustwrapper, as issued. SIGNED COPY. With pp xviii, 318, b&w illustrations and index. Frontispiece picture 'Provocation'. Numbered copy 54 out of 1350 copies of which 750 are for sale in England and 525 are for sale in the USA. With previous owner's name and dedication. Some pages are uncut. Printed in monotype poliphilus on Japon de Luxe. The Old Book: A Mediaeval Anthology. Edited and illuminated by Dorothy hart... View more info

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Reek Roon a Campfire: A Collection of Ancient Tales.

By: Robertson, Stanley.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd, 2009. 9781841587950: 2009

Seller ID: 114

ISBN: 1841587958

Condition: Fine


Paperback in fine condition, pp xi, 195, with glossary. A wide range of stories -supernatural and everyday- which offer a fascinating glimpse into the world of Scland's Travellers. S5. View more info

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Fireside Tales of the Traveller Children.

By: Williamson, Duncan.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Canongate Publishing, 1990. 0862411009: 1990

Seller ID: 541

ISBN: 0862411009

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition, reprint, pp 159, with preface and introduction.Fireside Tales of the Traveller Children, including Mary and the Seal, The Hedgehurst, the Traveller Woman who Looked Back and many more. S6. View more info

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Don't Look Back Jack!

By: Williamson, Duncan.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Canongate Publishing, 1990. 0862413095: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 691

ISBN: 0862413095

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, Very good condition, Dust wrapper very good condition, First edition, Pp 162, Glossary, From Duncan Williamson's phenomenal repertoire of over three thousand tales, the stories collected her concern Jack, the archytypal character in folklore.S6. View more info

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May The Devil Walk Behind Ye!: Scottish Traveller Tales.

By: Williamson, Duncan.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Canongate Publishing, 1989. 0862412145: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007690

ISBN: 0862412145

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers in Near Fine condition, First edition, Pp 134, Glossary, The twelve stories making up this collection from Duncan Williamson's great repertoire of folk tales will entertain, perhaps disturb and certainly amuse all those who "enjoy a good crack". S6. View more info