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A Dictionary of British Folk-tales, Part B: Folk Legends, Volume I: Katharine Briggs

Selected Works

by Katharine Mary Briggs

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literature: Texts,
  • Reference works,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • British Isles,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Reference,
  • Literary Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages696
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10188277M
    ISBN 100415291542
    ISBN 109780415291545


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Sir Thomas de Ercildoun, better remembered as Thomas the Rhymer (fl. – ), also known as Thomas Learmont or True Thomas, was a Scottish laird and reputed prophet from Earlston (then called "Erceldoune") in the Borders.

Thomas' gift of prophecy is linked to his poetic ability. He is often cited as the author of the English Sir Tristrem, a version of the Tristram legend, and some Known for: Prophecy. Briggs went on to write various books on fairies and folklore, including the definitive four-volume Dictionary of British Folk-Tales.

Her children's books include Hobberdy Dick and Kate Crackernuts. She was awarded the Doctorate in Literature in and spent the latter part of her life working for the Folklore Society, which named an award in /5(12).

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Part B: Folk Legends, Volumes 1 and 2, London & New York, Routledge [, ]. Bronzini • John the Baptist (): From the larva to form in mask, and the double portrait (edited by Maurizio Bettini), Bari 2, Laterza, pp. Books containing versions of the Legends: Katharine Briggs included some of the Legends in her Dictionary of British Folk-tales ().

Details as follows. Tiddy Mun - Part B, (Folk Legends) Vol. 1, pp (condensed) The Dead Moon - Part A, (Folk Narratives) Vol. 1, pp (dialect modified). 12 classic English fairy tales and their history, from tales of dragons to Robin Hood.

Folk tales and legends are an intrinsic part of English national culture. In his book, Rosalind Kerven has revived the best English fairy tales for a new generation. These are. volume. DAN BEN-AMos received his Ph.D. in folklore from Indiana University. The translator and editor (with Jerome R.

Mintz) of In Praise of the Baal Shem Toy: The Earliest Collection of Legends about the Founder of Hasidism (), he has also edited a two-part "Symposium on. Folktales of England (with Katharine Mary Briggs). Somerset Folklore. The Chime Child, or Somerset Singers: being an account of some of their songs collected over sixty years.

Forgotten folk tales of the English counties. She also published numerous articles in the journal Folklore. Briggs, Katharine M. A Dictionary of British Folk-Tales in the English Language Incorporating the F. Norton Collection. Part A, Folk Narratives, Vols. I and II - Part B, Folk Legends, Vols.

I and II. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge. Brown, Abbie Farwell. The Book of Saints and Friendly Beasts. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Co. A dictionary of English-language folk narratives and legends of the British Isles.

A has divisions for fables and exempla, fairy tales, jocular tales, novelle, and nursery tales; pt. B, for black dogs, bogies, devils, dragons, fairies, ghosts, and giants.

BRIGGS, K. THE FAIRIES IN TRADITION AND LITERATURE. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, [] First edition, 8vo, pp.x, cloth, gilt, 13 b/w plates; a near fine copy in a good dust-jacket.

£ BRIGGS, Katharine. A DICTIONARY OF BRITISH FOLK-TALES IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. Incorporating the F. Norton Collection. Apr 1, - Explore mrsaisel's board "Books" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Books, My books, Celtic mythology pins. British Folk Tales and Legends A Sampler, 2nd Edition. By Katharine Briggs. In Katharine Briggs published in four volumes the vast and authoritative Dictionary of British Folktales and Legends to wide acclaim.

This sampler comprises the very best of those tales and legends. ^ a b Briggs, Katherine M. A Dictionary of British Folk-Tales in the English Language Part B: Folk Legends. ^ "The various forms of the ballad of True Thomas all seem to be based on the medieval romance, 'Thomas of Ercidoun'" [81] ^ Knight, Stephen Thomas (), Robin Hood: An Anthology of Scholarship and Criticism (Boydell & Brewer Ltd): 73–4.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. BRIGGS, Katharine and TONGUE, Ruth L. (eds.) () Folktales of England. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul. BRUNVAND, Jan Harold. The Baby Train, & Other Lusty Urban Legends.

Includes an unnumbered type-index. New York: W.W. Norton & Company Inc. CHASE, Richard. The Jack tales. Folk Tales from the Southern Appalachians. Boston. The tales presented are told in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, North and South America, and Oceania.

Unlike other collections derived in large part from literary texts, this volume meets the criteria of professional folklorists in assembling only authentic examples of folktales as they were orally told. A Dictionary of British Folk-Tales in the English Language: Incorporating the F.

Norton Collection. 4 vols (set) Folk Narrative / Folk Legends Routledge & Kegan Paul. + + lxvi, + pp. With dustwrappers. Hardback. Very Good BRIGGS, Katharine M More details. A Dictionary of British Folk-Tales in the English Language(–71; rpt London: Routledge Reference to J in Stith Thompson,Motif-Index of Folk-Literature, rev.

edn M Briggs Katharine. An Index of English Songs contributed to The Journal of the Folk Song Society,and its continuation The Journal of the English Folk Dance and Song Society to Compiled by the Rev.

White and ed. for publication. Full text of "A Dictionary of Fairies: Hobgoblins, Brownies, Bogies, and Other Supernatural Creatures" See other formats.

Briggs (Katharine M): A Dictionary of British Folk-Tales in the English Language incorporating the F J Norton Collection. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, Complete in four volumes.

Large 8vo, [v] -[v] - lxvi - [v]pp; gilt-lettered cloth, color. Katharine Mary Briggs was a British folklorist pdf writer, who pdf The Anatomy of Puck, the four-volume A Dictionary of British Folk-Tales in the English Language, and various other books on fairies and folklore.

From toshe was president of the Folklore Society, which established an award in her name to commemorate her life and work.A.E. The Candle of Vision (London, Macmillian, ) Download pdf. ‘Fairy ‘Folk-Lore’ of Shetland’ Antiquarian Magazine 1 (Jan. – June ), A VILLAGER, ‘A Boggart at Worsthorne’, Burnley Express and Advertiser (26 May ), 7 Abram, William Alexander ‘Memorial of the Late son, F.R.A.S.

Burnley’ Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire .Briggs, Katharine Mary. A Dictionary ebook Fairies. Stewart, William Grant. The Popular Superstitions and Festive Amusements of the Highlanders of Scotland.

pp. Caelia: In the tale of "Tom a Lincoln," she’s a fairy queen who marries King Arthur’s son and has his child, the Faerie Knight, but later commits suicide.