Illus. with black and white photos. Top corner of about the first third of the pages is lightly water stained, otherwise the book is in good condition and appears unread with binding still tight. x, 518 p. : illus., ports.; 24 cm. Includes: Illustrations, Portraits. Gold cloth covers. Bibliography: p. 442-460. DJ chipped around edges; water stained; has large torn area along front edge of back panel. Most of the front DJ flap is missing, there is a large piece missing at the front top corner, and there is a large torn area along the front edge of the front cover.
Good. No dust jacket. 1968. First Edition. 518 pages. No dust jacket. This is an ex-Library book. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering and contains pictorial plates. Pages remain reasonably bright with light foxing and soiling to text block edge. Ex library inserts and stamps included. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and soiling to boards. Spine is tanned with light edge wear and tear. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1491997684HJG (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Dorson, Richard M., University of Chicago Press, nd (1968), c1968, 1st Edition, cloth, vg w/chipped dj, illus. end papers, 518 pp w/index & bibliography, B & W photographic illus., tall 8vo, 'The word 'Folklore' was coined in 1846 by an English Antiquary.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. U.S. A: University of Chicago, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket The best all around study of the famous folklorists and collectors of Celtic folklore, Scottish, Welsh, Irish and English folktale. Extensive folklore bibliography on Irish, Scottish, Welsh, English, Collections. From Douglas Hyde to Alexander Carmichael to Sir John Rhys. Very Good clean pages Dust Jacket has a few tiny creases and rubs at the corners of boards very minor.
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