Jan Harold Brunvand's American Folklore: An Encyclopedia (Garland Reference PDF

By Jan Harold Brunvand

ISBN-10: 0815307519

ISBN-13: 9780815307518

ISBN-10: 0815333501

ISBN-13: 9780815333500

comprises over 500 articles
Ranging over foodways and folksongs, quiltmaking and machine lore, Pecos invoice, Butch Cassidy, and Elvis sightings, greater than 500 articles highlight people literature, track, and crafts; activities and vacations; tall stories and mythical figures; genres and varieties; scholarly methods and theories; areas and ethnic teams; performers and creditors; writers and students; spiritual ideals and practices. The alphabetically prepared entries range from concise definitions to specified surveys, every one observed by means of a short, up to date bibliography.
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*More than 2000 members
*Over 500 articles highlight folks literature, track, crafts, and extra
*Alphabetically prepared
*Entries followed by means of updated bibliographies
*Edited by way of America's best-known folklore authority

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