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American Negro folktales: / collected with introd. and notes by Richard M. Dorson.

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Identifier: GR103 .D58
Scope and Contents The setting -- Origins of American Negro tales -- The communities and the storytellers -- The art of Negro storytelling -- The history of James Douglas Suggs -- The tales -- Animal and bird stories -- Old Marster and John -- Colored man and white man -- Hoodoos and two-heads -- Spirits and hants -- Witches and mermaids -- The Lord and the Devil -- Wonders -- Horrors -- Protest tales -- Scare tales -- Fool tales -- Lying tales -- Preachers -- Irishmen.

Peasant customs and savage myths; : selections from the British folklorists/ edited by Richard M. Dorson.

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Identifier: GR141 .D6 1968b
Scope and Contents v. 1. The antiquaries. Francis Grose ; John Brand ; Walter Scott ; Hugh Miller ; Thomas Keightley ; Thomas Wright ; William John Thomas -- The mythologists. Max Mùˆller ; Walter K. Kelly ; George W. Cox ; Robert Brown ; Abram Smythe Palmer -- The savage folklorists. Edward B. Tylor ; Andrew Lang ; James Anson Farrer -- The great team : definitions and methods. Andrew Lang ; Edwin Sidney Hartland ; Alfred Nutt ; George Laurence Gomme -- The great team : theses and viewpoints. Andrew Lang ;...

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  • Names: Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981 X

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