Olde Tayles Newly Relayted. Enryched with all ye Ancyente Embellyshmentes.
[Leadenhall Press. Crawhall, Joseph.]

[London:] The Leadenhall Press, [1883]. First edition Woodcut illustrations in the chapbook style by Joseph Crawhall. Title in red and black. Corners, spine ends rubbed, several smudges and small gouge at spine, a little light foxing. Otherwise a bright copy. Original olive cloth, stamped in red and black. Quarto. (Item ID: 11728)


A collection of fourteen tales, each with its own title-page. Includes “The Barkeshire Lady’s Garland”, “The Babes in the Wood”, “The Taming of a Shrew”, “The Long Pack: A Northumbrian Tale”, “The Gloamin’ Buchte”, “A True Relation of the Apparition of Mrs. Veal to Mrs. Bargrave”, etc.

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