Forgotten Folk Tales of the English Counties
Clean, tight, square and bright first edition bound in brown cloth with copper title on spine. 1/8" sunned at foot of spine, and PO's name embossed on ffep, else fine. Dust jacket is unclipped, protected in removable mylar, sunned on spine and edges, but no chips, wear, or tears. Collection of county folktales never previously published, gathered by Ms. Tongue from village children and farmers around the fire. Many of the beliefs embodied in the gipsy and witchcraft tales were still in practice in time of writing and reveal fairy lore, tree lore, and dangerous nature spirits. Introduction by noted folklorist Katharine Briggs. 212 pages includes bibliography. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2080137159
Titel: Forgotten Folk Tales of the English Counties
Verlag: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, London
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Auflage: 1st Edition
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