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Household tales and traditions of England, Germany, France, Scotland, &c. &c.

Household tales and traditions of England, Germany, France, Scotland, &c. &c.

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Published by E. Lumley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales.,
  • Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    [Hazlitt tracts, v. 15, no. 3]

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAC911 .H3 vol. 15, no. 3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 188 p.
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6651619M
    LC Control Number23001808
    OCLC/WorldCa5092107

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      The first Folklore Society was founded in London in ; similar bodies now exist in the United States, France, Italy, Switzerland and especially in Germany and Austria. The folk-tale makes its appearance in literature at a very early period; Egyptian examples have come down to us from the 28th century B.C.   “In our household, it is thought to bring good luck for the coming year if the first male to enter the house eats some herring. I am the only one who likes herring so I get to uphold the tradition.

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