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The study of American folklore : an introduction / Jan Harold Brunvand.

[1st ed.].. New York, W.W. Norton [1968] .
ISBN 9780393098037, 0393098036

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Subjects Folklore -- Étude et enseignement -- États-Unis.
Folklore -- Methodology.
Folklore -- United States.
Manners and customs.
United States -- Social life and customs.
United States.
Description xii, 383 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The field of folklore -- The study of folklore -- Bearers of American folk tradition-- Folk speech and naming -- Proverbs and proverbial phrases -- Riddles and other verbal puzzles -- Rhymes and foldk poetry -- Myths and legends -- Folktales -- Folksongs -- Ballads -- Superstitions -- Customs and festivals -- Folk dances and dramas -- Folk games -- Folk gestures -- Folk music -- Folk architecture, handicrafts, and art -- Folk costumes and foods -- The Taming of the shrew tale in the United States -- The folklore of academe -- The types of the Southern mountain cabin.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm00437097
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