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Author Name    Macmillan, Cyrus. Introduction by John Grier Hibben.

Title   CANADIAN FAIRY TALES.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Good

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Publisher   London John Lane the Bodley Head 1928

Seller ID   29858

233 pp, + publisher's advertisements, 6 7/8" H. Red cloth with gilt lettering and decoration on spine, blindstamped border and gilt facsimile signature on front board, top edge red. Part of the Week-End Library series. Contents: Introduction; Preface; How Glooskap Made the Birds; Rabbit and the Grain Buyers; Saint Nicholas and the Children; The Fall of the Spider Man; The Boy who was Called Thick-head; Rabbit and the Indian Chief; Great Heart and the Three Tests; The Boy of the Red Twilight Sky; How Raven Brought Fire to the Indians; The Girl who Always Cried; Ermine and the Hunter; How Rabbit Deceived Fox; The Boy and the Dragon; Owl with the Great Head and Eyes; The Tobacco Fairy from the Blue Hills; Rainbow and the Autumn Leaves; Rabbit and the Moon-Man; The Children with One Eye; The Giant with the Grey Feathers; The Cruel Stepmother; The Boy who was Saved by Thoughts; The Song-Bird and the Healing Waters; The Boy who Overcame the Giants; The Youth and the Dog-Dance; Sparrow's Search for the Rain; The Boy in the Land of Shadows. Slight lean to spine, small scuff with tiny piece of missing cloth on rear edge of spine, very soft crease across top corner of front board, light wrinkling and wear at top/bottom of spine, light wear at corners, faint water stains on top and bottom of text block - dye has migrated into top edge of rear endpapers and the last few pages, but less at the bottom edge, several faint water stains on boards.

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