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Dunedin 9054
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1 Shelton, A. L. Tibetan Folk Tales
St. Louis, Missouri United Christian Missionary Society 1925 First Edition Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket Illustrated by Bryant, Mildred 
No signatures. Rear hinge completely broken, with text block separated from rear board. Gutter split along 50% of front hinge. A 6" tear to one leaf (pp.129-130), repaired with archival paper tape. Crayon scribble on rear endpaper.; 192, [i], pages + colour frontispiece. Copyright page has "Copyright, 1925. By George H. Doran Company". Red cloth boards with pictorial paper illustration on front board. Illustrated. Page dimensions: 204mm x 150mm. "A long time ago, a very long time ago, when men and animals spoke to each other and understood the languages of one another, there lived a very powerful king." - the opening sentence. Selected Contents: The Wise Bat; The Tiger And The Frog; The Story Of The Donkey And The Rock. (A Black Tent Story); How The Fox Fell A Victim To His Own Deceit; The Wise Carpenter; How The Louse Got The Black Streak Down His Back; Story Of The Two Devils; The Wise Woman; The Rabbit And The Bumblebee Bet; How The King Lost His Great Jewel; How The Sacred Duck Got His Yellow Breast; The Story Of The Tree Of Life; The Frugal Woman. 
Price: 121.50 NZD
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