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English Folk-Lore by T. F. Thiselton Dyer

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English Folk-Lore by T. F. Thiselton Dyer

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English Folk-Lore by T. F. Thiselton Dyer.

London: Hardwicke & Bogue, with a rare announcement slip at the front endpaper dated 1 July 1879 with change of address and business name, 1878.

8vo, viii 290pp, [vi] adverts + 32pp catalogue dated November 1878; original brown cloth gilt-titled on front cover and spine.

First edition of this fascinating history and discussion on English folklore, created and published in response to the formation of the Folk-Lore Society (U.K.) earlier this same year. It includes an interesting look into English folklore: plants, the moon, birds, animals, charms, birth, death, marriage, and more. Written by T. F. Thiselton-Dyer, a curate who was known for his popular non-fiction works, including 'British Customs: Past and Present', and 'Strange Papes From Family Papers'.

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Bookseller
BATTLEDORE LTD US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
VBF05
Title
English Folk-Lore by T. F. Thiselton Dyer
Author
(FOLKLORE)
Format/Binding
Original brown cloth gilt-titled on front cover and spine
Book Condition
Used - Fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Hardwicke & Bogue, with a rare announcement slip at the front endpaper dated 1 July 1879 with change of address and business nam
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1878
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
folklore, folk-lore, David Bogue
Bookseller catalogs
children's books; Antiquarian, Rare & Collectible Books;
Size
8vo, viii 290pp, [vi] adverts + 32pp catalogue dated November 1878
Vbf_category
10115

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