New PDF release: American Folklore: An Encyclopedia (Garland Reference

By Jan Harold Brunvand

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

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