Fairy Tales

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  • Bibliotheque Amusante. LES CONTES DES FEES, Par Madame D****. Auxquels on en a ajouté. by [AULNOY, Marie Catherine (la Mothe) Comtesse d’.]
    [AULNOY, Marie Catherine (la Mothe) Comtesse d’.]
    Bibliotheque Amusante. LES CONTES DES FEES, Par Madame D****. Auxquels on en a ajouté.

    A Londres: 1782. Six volumes. [2], 284; [6], 252; [4], 276; [6]; 257; [4]; 248; [6], 203, [1 blank], [4 booklist] pages. All bound in full calf gilt. 120 x 78 mm. Head of spine worn with some loss; one label chipped; series title removed from volume one, possibly because it bore an ownership inscription. Else a very good set of Madam D’Aulnoy’s fairy tales. Scarce.

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  • FAIRY LEGENDS and Traditions of the South of Ireland. by [CROKER, J. Crofton.]
    [CROKER, J. Crofton.]
    FAIRY LEGENDS and Traditions of the South of Ireland.

    London: John Murray, 1834. The Family Library series No. XLVII. vii, 344 pages. A collection of 40 tales of Irish superstition including tales of: The Shefro, The Cluricaune, The Banshee, The Phooka, Thierna Na Oge, The Merrow, The Dullahan. Bound in later but not recent half sheep over marbled boards. 154 x 106 mm. head of spine worn and joint somewhat rubbed; else a very good clean copy. .

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