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1 edited by Joanne Asala Legends of the Rhine
2000 128 pages, 
Local legends with noble and evil knights and princes, bishops and priests, rich and poor, giants and dwarfs, beautiful women and fairies.

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2 Selected and edited by Joanne Asala LEGENDS OF THE RHINE
Penfield 1-572160-40-3 / 9781572160408 Perfect bound, Penfield 
Once again, Eberhardt Reichmann helped with the production of this title, finding wonderful historic illustrations from 19th-century books. These legends have charmed German children and adults for many centuries. They were first oral traditions and later collected and written for inclusion in books.

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3 Collected by Joanne Asala. Wycinanki by Alice Wadowski-Bak POLISH FOLKLORE and MYTH
Penfield 1572160-89-6 / 9781572160897 Perfect bound, 6 x 9", 120 pages, Penfield 
Alice is a noted Polish-American artist of wycinanki (paper-cutting) who earlier illustrated Polish Proverbs for Penfield Press. This book of engaging stories includes such tales as The Violin, The Headache Cure, Midsummers Eve, The Flower Queens Daughter, The Legend of the North Wind, The Flaming Castle, The Village Dance, and The Unfinished Tune.

Price: 12.95 USD
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Penfield 0-971702-54-3 / 9780971702547 Paperback, 6 x 9", 64 pages, Penfield 
Stunning illustrations of paper cuts by the noted Polish folk artist, Alice Wadowsky-Bak, are featured on the front and back covers of this beautifully designed book. Many illustrations of the art of wycinanki paper cutting throughout this unique collection of time-honored sayings of wit and wisdom.

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5 Translation from the Icelandic by Joanne Asala PROVERBS FROM THE NORTH - Words of Wisdom from the Vikings
Penfield 1-572160-22-5 / 9781572160224 Perfect bound, 6 x 9", 64 pages, Penfield 
This collection is translated from the ancient Havamal. Said to be given by Odin, Father of the Norse Gods, these words give a clear picture of the heroic ethics, warrior code, and home life of the Vikings. Colorful cover. Art work showing Viking treasures.

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6 Compiled by Joanne Asala RECIPES FROM IRELAND
Penfield Press 0971-702594 / 9780971702592 Spiral bound, 5-1/2 x 3-1/2", 120 pages, Penfield Press 
Authentic recipes from great cooks in Ireland and from Irish Americans. Features charming facts and lore. Recipes include hot mulled ale, scones, cheese toast, fish soup, baked onions, oyster souffl?, traditional spiced beef, and baked almond pudding.

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7 Edited by Joanne Asala SCANDINAVIAN GHOST STORIES and Other Tales of the Supernatural
Penfield 1-572160-15-2 / 9781572160156 Perfect bound, 6 x 9", 128 pages, Penfield 
Do you know how to rid your neighborhood of trolls? This book contains centuries-old stories of sorcery, monsters, and demons from the imaginations of the Scandinavian people, and reflect the fear of evil that haunts and fascinates the human soul. Collected from historic sources, they are guaranteed to frighten and to instruct. Illustrations by artists including H. J. Ford.

Price: 13.95 USD
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Penfield 0-941016-98-6 / 9780941016988 Perfect bound, 6 x 9", 63 pages, Penfield 
The Swedes are known for their love of beauty. This book is illustrated with early twentieth-century line drawings of scenes of Sweden. Full-color covers of photographs of sites in Sweden. Sage sayings such as "Better to suffer for the truth than be praised for the lie" and "Even the smallest of stars shines in the darkness."

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Penfield Press 1572-160195 / 9781572160194 Spiral bound, 5-1/2 x 3-1/2", 160 pages, Penfield Press 
Features authentic recipes plus illustrations of egg designs from Luba Perchyshyn of the Ukrainian Gift Shop, Inc., located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Recipes include hot punch, vanilla babka, fresh tomato and melon soup, braised carrots with scallions, meat pies with butter and onion sauce, and sour cream cheesecake. Also included are menus for Christmas and weddings.

Price: 8.95 USD
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