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Kentucky Folklore

by Gerald Alvey

" Thicker'n fiddlers in hell. Independent as a hog on ice. If a bride makes her own clothes, it's bad luck. It'll snow in May if it thunders in February. How's a hen on a fence like a penny? What's the reddest...


Desi Divas: Political Activism in South Asian American Cultural Performances

by Christine L. Garlough

Desi Divas: Activism in South Asian American Cultural Performances is the product of five years of field research with progressive activists associated with the School for Indian Languages and Cultures (SILC),...


Celtic Wonder Tales

by Ella Young

From childhood we listen to tales of ghosts, banshees, haunted castles and mischievous sprites. But it is not until you immerse yourself in Gaelic literature that you realise what a heritage awaits, for Celtic...


Maidu Texts

by Franz Boas & Roland B. Dixon

This book has been especially republished to raise funds for the American Indian Education Fund, benefitting the education of Native Americans across the United States of America The Maidu lived in the central...


Tower Legends

by Bertha Palmer Lane & Betha Palmer Lane

The Bible tells of a remote time when men journeyed from the East and found a plain in the land of Shinar. . . . "And they said to one another, 'Come, let us build us a city, and a tower whose top may reach...


Yoruba Legends

by M I Ogumefu

The Yoruba people are descendants from a variety of West African communities. They are united by Geography, History, Religion and most importantly their Language. Many years ago, before African slavery, the...


Legends and Popular Tales of the Basque People

by Mariana Monteiro

This collection of Basque legends, fairy tales, ballads, and popular stories having their origin in the ancient traditions which formed a portion of the sacred inheritance bequeathed to the Basque people by...


German Festivals and Traditions

by Nicolette Hannam

This invaluable, time-saving resource provides intercultural ideas for every month of the year. For each festival and tradition you will find background information, key vocabulary, detailed lists of possible...


American Indian Fairy Tales

by Margaret Compton

This book has been especially republished to raise funds for the American Indian Education Fund, benefitting the education of Native Americans across the United States of America. Originally published in 1895...


Jewish Fairytales and Legends

by Gertrude Landa

Jewish folklore overflows with vivid stories that both entertain and teach. In 1919, "Aunt Naomi" (Gertrude Landa) wrote Jewish Fairy Tales and Legends, a book of 27 fairy tales based on stories of the Jewish...


Specimens of Bushmen Folklore

by W H Bleek & L C Lloyd

This book was especially republished to raise funds for the Westville Boys High Scholarship fund, where gifted but underprivileged South Africans are given a first class high school education. Specimens of Bushman...


Hausa Folk-lore

by R. Sutherland Rattray

This book was especially republished to raise funds for the Westville Boys High Scholarship fund, where gifted but underprivileged South Africans are given a first class high school education. When R. Sutherland...


A Compendium of Rare, Olde and Forgotten Faerie Tales

by John D Halsted

This book has especially been republished to raise funds for the BBC's Children in Need appeal. The words 'Fairy Tales' must accordingly be taken to include tales in which something 'fairy', something extraordinary...


Tibetan Folk Tales

by Mildred Bryant & A. L. Shelton

It is found among the old, old histories of the Tibetans that a female demon living among the mountains in Northern India mated with a monkey from the forests of Tibet, and from this union sprang the Tibetan...


More Celtic Fairy Tales

by John D. Batten & Joseph Jacobs

In this volume Joseph Jacobs has proceeded on much the same lines as those which he laid down in compiling "Celtic Fairy Tales". In making his selection he attempted to select the tales common both to Erin and...


Indian Why Stories

by Frank B. Linderman

This book has been especially republished to raise funds for the American Indian Education Foundation, benefitting the education of Native Americans across the United States of America This volume was written...


Old Indian Legends

by Sa Zitkala

This book has been especially republished to raise funds for the American Indian Education Foundation, benefitting the education of Native Americans across the United States of America THE legends contained...


Achomawi and Atsugewi Tales

by Roland B Dixon & Jeremiah Curtin

This book has been especially republished to raise funds for the American Indian Education Fund, benefitting the education of Native Americans across the United States of America. Ask anyone anywhere in the...


Uyghur Folklore and Legends

by John D Halsted

The Uyghur people have origins that are as ancient as the Han Chinese, if not older. Originating in central China, they were slowly pushed further west until they settled in the Tarim Basin. But the Uyghurs...


More English Fairy Tales

by Joseph Jacobs

This book has been especially republished to raise funds for the Prince's Trust. Joseph Jacob's first volume-English Fairy Tales [1890]-did not exhaust the scanty remains of traditional English folktales. Most...