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Medieval Folklore

An Encyclopedia of Myths, Legends, Tales, Beliefs, and Customs (2 Volumes)

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Published by ABC-Clio Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • Reference works,
  • Sociology,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Medieval World History (Circa 450 - Circa 1450),
  • Reference,
  • Social Science,
  • Medieval civilization,
  • Medieval,
  • Civilization, Medieval,
  • History,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCarl Lindahl (Editor), John McNamara (Editor), John Lindow (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages1135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8746781M
    ISBN 101576071219
    ISBN 109781576071212

    Jun 23,  · Medieval Folklore is a fascinating and well done reference that will find a home in many academic and public libraries." - Against the Grain "This encyclopedia is an impressive and fascinating compilation of the cultural traditions of the medieval world of considerable interest to medievalists and nonmedievalists alike/5(11). May 23,  · Lindahl, Carl, John McNamara, and John Lindow, eds. Medieval Folklore. New York: Oxford University Press, This is an encyclopedic work, grand in scope (it's pages of remarkably small type), with articles giving an overview of a variety of topics in medieval folklore.

    In Tales in Context, Rella Kushelevsky presents the student and scholar of medieval folklore and Jewish life in Christian Europe with a vital pacificwomensnetwork.comer, her rich and insightful theses about the composition of this work from the literary, scribal and cultural perspectives, coupled with the historical epilogue by Elisheva Baumgarten, will further enlighten readers in a variety of fields. Medieval Folklore: A Guide to Myths, Legends, Tales, Beliefs, and Customs Paperback – Mar 15 by Carl Lindahl (Editor), John McNamara (Editor), John Lindow (Editor) & out of 5 stars 15 customer reviews. See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and Reviews:

    Medieval Folklore A Guide to Myths, Legends, Tales, Beliefs, and Customs by Carl Lindahl (Hardback, ) Delivery US shipping is usually within 10 to 14 working days. Nov 04,  · Top 10 Medieval Urban Legends^Top 10 Medieval Urban Legends^Who doesn't love a good legend? They are obviously extremely popular owing to the millions of spam emails that fly around the internet every day filled with the latest urban legend waiting for snopes to debunk it. This list looks at some more historical legends which, believe it or not, some people still believe to this day. It seems.


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Definitive and lively articles focus on the great tales and traditions of the age and includes information on daily and nightly customs andactivities; religious beliefs.

May 23,  · While most books on medieval folklore focus primarily on the West, this unique volume brings together an eclectic range of experts to treat the subject from a global perspective.

Especially remarkable are the surveys of the major medieval traditions including Arab-Islamic, Baltic, English, Finno-Ugric, French, Hispanic, Hungarian, Irish.

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