American Folklore: An Encyclopedia (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities)

American Folklore: An Encyclopedia (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities)

By: Brunvand, Jan Harold

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Contains over 500 articles
Ranging over foodways and folksongs, quiltmaking and computer lore, Pecos Bill, Butch Cassidy, and Elvis sightings, more than 500 articles spotlight folk literature, music, and crafts; sports and holidays; tall tales and legendary figures; genres and forms; scholarly approaches and theories; regions and ethnic groups; performers and collectors; writers and scholars; religious beliefs and practices. The alphabetically arranged entries vary from concise definitions to detailed surveys, each accompanied by a brief, up-to-date bibliography.
Special features
*More than 2000 contributors
*Over 500 articles spotlight folk literature, music, crafts, and more
*Alphabetically arranged
*Entries accompanied by up-to-date bibliographies
*Edited by America's best-known folklore authority

Title: American Folklore: An Encyclopedia (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities)

Author Name: Brunvand, Jan Harold

Categories: Mythology/Fairy, Folk Tales,

Publisher: GARLAND PUB:

ISBN Number: 0815333501

ISBN Number 13: 9780815333500

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: USED

Seller ID: 9780815333500

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