legend

Baboushka and the Three Kings

Baboushka and the Three Kings.

A Carol: Large figures in blue, red, and yellow-green lithos fill the small pages of this book and, with the beautiful type face, tell the story of Babushka, who declined to accompany the three kings and now searches endlessly for the Christ Child. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

$45.00

 

The Remarkable Christmas of the Cobbler's Sons.

The Remarkable Christmas of the Cobbler's Sons.

A poor cobbler from the Tyrol leaves his sons on Christmas Eve, and they are visited by the legendary King Laurin, in the shape of a greedy old man. Simple earth-coloured pictures of the family's Christmas gift. A modern presentation of this tale by the author of This Way to Christmas, among many other books. Note This book has been sold.

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$24.00

 

The Little Good People by Kathleen Foyle, Peter Frazer, ill.

The Little Good People.

Twenty-two Irish legends collected by Kathleen Foyle

$30.00

 

5752 The Mighty Prince - Takeichi/ Yoshimasa,

The Mighty Prince.

The legend of a powerful and wealthy prince who continues to wage war until a small girl shows him a way to happiness. Japanese brush paintings on thick ivory paper illustrate broad landscapes and active figures. Originally published in Japan.  Note: This book has been SOLD

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$20.00

 

19418 Sir Launcelot and his Companions by Pyle

The Story of Sir Launcelot and His Companions.

The third of Pyle's books on King Arthur tells of the adventures of Sir Launcelot after he became a knight of the king. NOTE: This book has been SOLD.

$90.00

 

21511 The Royal Astrologer: (Mlayan legend) - Hall/Adamson.

The Royal Astrologer: adventures of father Mole-Cricket of the Malayan legends.

"But despite the laziness of Father Mole-Cricket there was no denying that he was a likeable person. He was a small round gentleman who lived with his wife and son on the very edge of the sprawling jungle."

$22.00

 

Mouse Woman and the Vanished Princesses by Christie Harris, Tait, ill.

Mouse Woman and the Vanished Princesses.

"It was in the days of very long ago, when things were different." Among the narnauks great and small who roamed the Northwest was Mouse Woman, a tidy, proper soul. When the princesses of the people began to disappear, she offered her quiet help. Canadian Library Assoc. Award, IBBY Award.

$12.00

 

Mouse Woman and the Muddleheads by Christie Harris, Tait, ill.

Mouse Woman and the Muddleheads.

"It was in the days of very long ago, when things were different." Among the narnauks great and small who roamed the Northwest was Mouse Woman, a tidy, proper soul who never could stand a muddlehead.

$10.00

 

7579 The Tortoise and the Sword by Beatrice Tanaka

The Tortoise and the Sword.

"A Vietnamese epic poem by Nguyen Trai, with an historical background. Le Loi, a 15th c peasant boy, leads a successful ten-year struggle against Chinese domination. When the battles are over,, a tortoise rises from the lake to swallow Le Loi's sword." Illustrated in the author's black and white block prints."

$12.00

 

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