CURRENT SUPERSTITIONS: Collected from the Oral Tradition of English Speaking Folk.
Place Published: Boston & NY
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co.for the American Folk-Lore Society
Date Published: 1896
Edition: First edition
Condition: Covers moderately spotted, else very good
Book Id: 21381
x, 161 pp. + 6-page catalog at rear; tall octavo, burgundy cloth with gilt spine title.
1475 different superstitions organized into 19 categories, from "Babyhood" to "Mortuary Customs." Each citation with locality where used. Memoirs of the American Folk-Lore Society Vo. IV.
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- By This Author: Bergen Fanny D., editor. With Notes and an Introduction by William Wells Newell.
- By This Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co.for the American Folk-Lore Society