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Texts

Sabine Baring-Gould
Myths of the Middle Ages; ed. John Matthews; foreword Cyril Tawney. (hb) £7.00


Kenneth McLeish
Myths and Folkstories of Britain and Ireland. (hb) £6.50


H. M. Nahmad, trans.
A Portion in Paradise and other Jewish Folktales. (hb) £12.00


Sorche Nic Leodhas; illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian
Gaelic Ghosts: Tales of the Supernatural from Scotland. (hb) £6.50


Padraic O'Farrell
Ancient Irish Legends. (pb) £2.00


Karl Paetow
Rübezahl: Sagen und Legenden. (pb) £2.50


D. Parry-Jones
Welsh Legends and Fairy Lore. (hb) £5.00


Eduard Petiška
A Treasury of Tales from the Kingdom of Bohemia. (hb) £8.00



Reference

Brian Day
Chronicle of Celtic Folk Customs: A Day-to-Day Guide to Folk Traditions. (hb) £8.00


Christina Hole
A Dictionary of British Folk Customs. (pb) £3.00



Secondary sources

Margaret Baker
Discovering Christmas Customs & Folklore: A Guide to Seasonal Rites, 3rd edn. (pb) £3.00
Folklore & Customs of Rural England. (hb) £4.00


Keith Chandler
Morris Dancing in the English South Midlands, 1660-1900: A Chronological Gazetteer. (pb) £10.00


Earl & Alice Lawson Count
4000 Years of Christmas. (hb) £4.00


Hilda Ellis Davidson
Patterns of Folklore. (hb) £10.00


Jenny De Gex, ed.
A Medieval Herbal. (hb) £5.00


Ronald Holmes
The Legend of Sawney Bean. (hb) £20.00


Norman Iles
Who Really Killed Cock Robin? Nursery Rhymes and Carols Restored to their Original Meanings. (hb) £8.50


Charles Kightly
Folk Heroes of Britain. (pb) £4.50


Lionel Smithett Lewis
St. Joseph of Arimathea at Glastonbury, or, The Apostolic Church of Britain. (pb) £6.00


Sara Maitland & Wendy Mulford
Virtuous Magic: Women Saints and their Meanings. (hb) £12.00


Iona & Peter Opie
The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren. (pb) £3.00


Steve Roud
The English Year: A month-by-month guide to the nation's customs and festivals, from May Day to Mischief Night. (pb) £6.50


Gerald Bromhead Walker
Diffusions: Five Studies in Early History. (hb) £6.50


Ralph Whitlock
In Search of Lost Gods: A Guide to British Folklore. (hb) £3.50



Books & journals containing related material

Brian Bates
The Real Middle Earth: Magic and Mystery in the Dark Ages. (hb) £9.50
The Real Middle Earth: Magic and Mystery in the Dark Ages. (pb) £5.00


Sandra Billington
Mock Kings in Medieval Society and Renaissance Drama. (hb) £50.00


Ronan Coghlan
Dictionary of Irish Myth and Legend. (pb) £2.50


John G. Cummins, ed.
The Spanish Traditional Lyric. (hb) £15.00


John Dover-Wilson, ed.
Life in Shakespeare's England: A Book of Elizabethan Prose. (pb) £2.50


George Lane
Daily Life in the Mongol Empire. (hb) £17.50


E. L. Ranelagh
The Past We Share: The Near Eastern Ancestry of Western Folk Literature. (hb) £9.00


Willam J. Thoms, ed.
Friar Rush (The Pleasant History of Frier Rush). (pb) £10.00
The History of George A Green, Pindar of the Town of Wakefield. (pb) £10.00


J. R. R. Tolkien
Tree and Leaf/Smith of Wootton major/The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth. (pb) £2.50


J. Charles Wall
Devils: Their Origins and History. (pb) £3.50


F. P. Wilson, rev.
The Oxford Dictionary of English Proverbs, 3rd edn. (hb) £10.00



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