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By Jan Harold Brunvand

ISBN-10: 0815307519

ISBN-13: 9780815307518

ISBN-10: 0815333501

ISBN-13: 9780815333500

includes over 500 articles
Ranging over foodways and folksongs, quiltmaking and desktop lore, Pecos invoice, Butch Cassidy, and Elvis sightings, greater than 500 articles highlight people literature, tune, and crafts; activities and vacation trips; tall stories and mythical figures; genres and varieties; scholarly techniques and theories; areas and ethnic teams; performers and creditors; writers and students; non secular ideals and practices. The alphabetically prepared entries range from concise definitions to unique surveys, every one followed via a quick, updated bibliography.
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*More than 2000 members
*Over 500 articles highlight folks literature, song, crafts, and extra
*Alphabetically prepared
*Entries followed via updated bibliographies
*Edited by way of America's best-known folklore authority

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