1970 1st Ed. & 1st Printing copy of Heroes of Folk Tale and Legend – SOLD –


Out of stock


~ SOLD ~

Heroes of Folk Tale and Legend, by Vladimir Hulpach. Published by Paul Hamlyn (1970 1st Ed).  Illustrated by Miroslav Troup.

Larger sized book. Over 9¾” wide – 12″ tall. 1.5kgTitle page in a 1970 copy Heroes of Folk Tale and Legend

ISBN: 0601072081 which indicates a First edition & First printing. The picture of this and of the Table of Contents are posted in the comment thread.

This was printed several times in 1970 with the exact same Impression as the first printing so you will see a wide range of prices asked for this book. The true first printing is known only by looking at the ISBN number on this book (see close up of the picture of this in the image gallery attached to this post). In this case, we have a first edition, first printing.Illustration of Beowulf in Heroes of Folk Tale and Legend first printing 1970 copy

There are no splits or seam separation, everything is tight to binding.  Missing original DJ.  Notable fading to cloth binding otherwise in quite-Good-condition.

All 331 pages clean and unmarked except one gift annotation from a previous owner written on the front endpaper.

Illustrations quite wild and mesmerizing! 


~See all of the pictures posted in the Gallery Area of this posting!~

~ Price posted is in (CAD) Canadian Dollars ~


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “1970 1st Ed. & 1st Printing copy of Heroes of Folk Tale and Legend – SOLD –”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *