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Tales of Wonder by Jane Yolen (1987 Orbit Paperback)


£8.00

Very good condition used 1987 First Orbit Edition Paperback.

Published by Orbit/ Futura Publications, UK.
Author: Jane Yolen.
ISBN: 9780708882269.
Approx dims: 175mm h x 105mm w x 20mm d.

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Tales of Wonder by Jane Yolen

Condition and Description:

Very good condition used 1987 First Orbit Edition Paperback.

Published by Orbit/ Futura Publications, London, UK.
Author: Jane Yolen.
ISBN: 9780708882269.
Approx dims: 175mm h x 105mm w x 20mm d.

Intact clean glossy condition covers with slight creasing and rubbing to edges and corners, plus some signs of handling. Intact slightly rubbed spine. 275 clean tanned inside pages of English text, no inscriptions. Page ends tanned. Image shown is actual book for sale.

Synopsis of Tales of Wonder by Jane Yolen:

A collection of 30 short stories embracing deep-rooted and universal themes—love and separation, obedience and loyalty, the true nature of happiness—which are taken from ancient mythology, medieval romance, nineteenth-century fairytales and modern science fiction. First published as a collection in 1983.

Contents:

The Pot Child;
Sun/ Flight;
The Moon Ribbon;
The Gwynhfar;
The Sleep of Trees;
Boris Chernevsky’s Hands;
In the Hall of Grief;
Cards of Grief;
Old Herald;
Sule Skerry;
The White Seal Maid;
The Bird of Time;
The Weaver of Tomorrow;
The Boy Who Sang for Death;
The Lady and the Merman;
Wild Goose and Gander;
The Boy Who Had Wings;
The Girl who Loved the Wind;
Brothers of the Wind;
The Golden Balls;
Johanna;
The Sow, the Mare and the Cow;
Cockfight;
Brother Kenan’s Bell;
Sans Soleil;
The Seventh Mandarin;
The Soul Fisher;
One Old Man, with Seals;
Names;
Sister Light, Sister Dark – an excerpt from the longer book.