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Peasant customs and savage myths

Richard Mercer Dorson

Peasant customs and savage myths

selections from the British folklorists

by Richard Mercer Dorson

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Published by University of Chicago Press in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- England.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Richard M. Dorson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR141 .D6 1968b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (x, 751 p.)
    Number of Pages751
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17758037M

      In William John Thoms, who contributed the term “folklore” to the English language, commented in The Athenaeum that “belief in fairies is by no means extinct in England” (Merton 55). Thoms was not alone in his opinion; he merely echoed and endorsed the words of Thomas Keightley, the author of a popular and influential book, The Fairy by: 2. Custom and Myth by Andrew Lang. will show the identity of peasant and savage humour. A few examples, less generally known, may be given to prove that the beliefs of folklore are not peculiar to any one race or stock of men. as we shall see, for the savage myths as well as for the savage customs which survived among the Greeks. Report an.

      This is the first in an occasional series of posts looking at commonly believed ‘myths’ about Medieval times. For instance many people, including some writers of popular history, often picture the medieval peasant as living in fairly primitive housing – perhaps basic wattle and daub or . Peasant Customs & Savage Myths Volume 1 10 copies; Man and Beast in American Comic Legend 7 copies; Peasant Customs and Savage Myths Volume 2: Selections from the British 6 copies; Jonathan Draws the Long Bow: New England Popular Tales and Legends 5 .

    This book contains some Greek. If it does not display correctly, you may need to adjust your browser settings. will show the identity of peasant and savage humour. The same sort of comparison, the same kind of explanation, will account, as we shall see, for the savage myths as well as for the savage customs which survived among the. Peasant Customs and Savage Myths: Selections from the British Folklorists Engaging and well informed, the book presents and ponders the folk narratives of the region’s loggers, miners, lake sailors, trappers, and townsfolk. Unfolding the variously peculiar and raucous tales of the U.P.


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