introduction to folk-lore.

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Genre/Form: Folklore: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cox, Marian Roalfe, Introduction to folk-lore. London, D. Nutt, (OCoLC)   The main object of this book is to afford persons interested in the subject of folklore some key to the general literature of folklore.

The general and rapid survey of folklore attempted in this work is taken from the anthropological standpoint. On the enlarged bases of the anthropological method, folklore is expanded from the mere telling of stories and recording of old wives' fables.

Genre/Form: Folk literature Folklore: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cox, Marian Roalfe, Introduction to folk-lore. Detroit, Singing Tree. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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MY aim in this preface being to afford the untravelled reader of the following stories such a glimpse of the country and people which produced them as may render them intelligible, if not coherent, I shall begin with a glance at the past history of the.

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Folk-lore has recently received a large amount of attention, and the thought and labour bestowed upon the subject have been rewarded by results which prove that its investigators have entered upon no unfruitful, however long neglected, field.

Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encompasses the traditions common to that culture, subculture or group. These include oral traditions such as tales, proverbs and include material culture, ranging from traditional building styles to handmade toys common to the re also includes customary lore, the forms and rituals of.

(shelved 1 time as folklore-children) avg rating — 2, ratings — published PREFACE. " Folk-lore," though a term that will not be found in our standard dictionaries, from Johnson down to Webster, is nevertheless simply a modern combination of two genuine old English words—Folc, the folk, the people, "the common people;" and Lár, Laer, Lora, learning, doctrine, precept, the earlier days of our English tongue, folk-land, folk-gemote, folk-right, &c., were.

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Free shipping for many products. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. ARTICLES. 1: A Study of Folksong Systematic Approach.

13 other sections not shown. Other editions - View all. Folk-lore, Volume 3, Issue 12 Snippet view - Folk-lore, Volume 3, Issue 11 Snippet view - Week 1 Introduction – Syllabus & Concepts. SYLLABUS & Basic Concepts in Folklore: Culture, Worldview, Tradition, Folk & Lore. More on concepts & history of folklore (introductory lectures) READ Schoemaker,chp.

1 (pp. ) Week 2 ORAL folklore ~ Genre & Myth. Narrative Genres. This book (published inby MacMillan, London, England) is the first volume (from Creation till the Tower of Babel).

He was a proud scoffer, but the evidence that he assembled in order to try to attack Scriptural integrity is simply great. Whose stones were all his sacred book." CUSHAG. MANX FOLK-LORE. INTRODUCTION. WILLIAM CASHEN was born seventy-four years ago [] at Dalby, then the chief fishing place on the Island.

His father was half fisherman, half farmer, as were many Manxmen in those days. When WILLIAM was still a little boy his father moved to the Niarbyl cottage, and. Hausa Superstitions and Customs: An Introduction to the Folk-Lore and the Folk Author Tremearne, A. [Arthur John Newman] Format/binding Hardcover Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition Very Good Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Frank Cass & Co.

Ltd. Place of. Gomme, in his epoch-making book, Ethnology in Folklore (London ), was the first to my knowledge who pointed out the necessity of classification according to the beds whence the items of folklore came.

In this volume, which does not pretend to be more than a popular introduction to the study. Folk-Lore of West and Mid-Wales Contents Love customs, etc. -- Wedding customs -- Funeral customs -- Other customs -- Fairies and mermaids -- Ghost stories -- Death portents -- Miscellaneous beliefs, birds, etc.

-- Witches and wizards, etc. -- Folk-healing -- Fountains, lakes, and caves -- Local traditions. Course Number: ENG Transcript Title: Intro to Folklore & Mythology Created: September 1, Updated: Aug Total Credits: 4 Lecture Hours: 40 Lecture / Lab Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 0 Satisfies Cultural Literacy requirement: Yes Satisfies General Education requirement: Yes Grading options: A-F (default), P-NP, audit.

THE recovery of many scattered legendary waifs that not only have a really important bearing upon the early history of our country, but that also shed much light upon the spirit of its ancient laws and upon the domestic lives of its people, has seemed to me a laudable undertaking.

This purpose has now taken form in the following collection of New-England Legends. Introduction: Folk Lore Purse. By The Gingham Ginger The Gingham Ginger Follow.

More by the author: This is my version of the Folk Lure Purse pattern in the book One Yard Wonders. I love this fabric. I added a ruffle in the front. Add Tip Ask Question Comment Download. Teacher Notes. Teachers.

Did you use this instructable in your classroom. Hausa Superstitions and Customs: An Introduction to the Folk-Lore and the Folk (Library of African Study) by Major A.J.N. Tremearne. Routledge. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

introduction. T he myth tales in the present volume were collected by me personally in the West of Ireland, in Kerry, Galway, and Donegal, during the year All the tales in my collection, of which those printed in this volume form but a part, were taken down from the mouths of men who, with one or two exceptions, spoke only Gaelic, or but.

Folklore studies, also known as folkloristics, and occasionally tradition studies or folk life studies in the United Kingdom, is the branch of anthropology devoted to the study of term, along with its synonyms, gained currency in the s to distinguish the academic study of traditional culture from the folklore artifacts themselves.

It became established as a field across both. The Folk-Lore of Herefordshire: Collected from Oral and Printed Sources By Ella Mary Leather, with a biographical introduction by John Simons. Eardisley, UK: Logaston Press. County Folk-Lore, vol.

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7: Examples of Printed Folk-Lore concerning Fife, with Some Notes on Clackmannan and Kinross-Shires. London: Published for the Folk-Lore Society by Sidgwick and Jackson, This digitized book (available in various formats) is presented by the Internet Archive.

Simpson, Eve Blantyre. Folk Lore in Lowland Scotland.I28 Folk-lore Bibliography. in Boston. W. W. N., Old English Songs in American Versions. Folk-lore Scrap-Book. Notes and Queries. Local Meetings and other Notices.

Bibliographical Notes. Journal of the Anthropological Institute, xxii, I, 2. H. Ling Roth, The Natives of Borneo, edited from the papers of the late Brooke Low, Esq., ii.WEEK 1 Introduction – Syllabus & Concepts Tu SYLLABUS & Basic Concepts: Culture, Worldview, Tradition, Folk & Lore Th More on concepts & history of folklore (introductory lectures) READ Schoemaker, pp WEEK 2 ORAL folklore ~ Genre & Myth Tu Narrative Genres.