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First edition. Includes scarce jacket. Jacket lightly toned, minimal loss from top jacket edge. 1930 Hard Cover. xix, , 947,  pp. 8vo. A collection of folklore from various nations and cultural groups, divided into the following sections: Northern Nigeria; Southern Nigeria; West Africa; Kaffir Tales; Hottentot Tales; The Congo; The Masai; The Cape Verde Islands; Eskimo Tales; North-American Indians; Louisiana; Mexico and Peru; The Pueblo Indians; South Carolina; Negro Tales; Arabia; Australia; Babylon; Basque Tales; Bohemia; Brittany; Cossack Tales; Celtic Tales (English and Welsh, Scottish, Irish); China; Denmark; Egypt; Finland; Fiji Islands; France; Georgia; Germany; Gipsy Tales; Greece (Ancient, Modern); Hungary; Iceland; India (Panchatantra, The Deccan, The 'Talking Thrush' Tales, Buddhist Birth-Stories, Fables of Bidpai, The Katha-Sarit-Sagara Tales, Indian Nights' Entertainment, Santal Tales, From 'The Book of Noodles'); Italy; Japan; Korea; Madagascar; Malay Tales; Maori Tales; Norse Tales; Papua; Persia; Portugal; Roumania; Russia; Serbia; Spain; Switzerland; Tibet; Turkey.