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The Resource The Penguin guide to the superstitions of Britain and Ireland, Steve Roud ; general editor, Jennifer Westwood

The Penguin guide to the superstitions of Britain and Ireland, Steve Roud ; general editor, Jennifer Westwood

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The Penguin guide to the superstitions of Britain and Ireland
Title
The Penguin guide to the superstitions of Britain and Ireland
Statement of responsibility
Steve Roud ; general editor, Jennifer Westwood
Title variation
Guide to the superstitions of Britain and Ireland
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Language
eng
Summary
Drawing extensively on literary sources from medieval times to the present, this survey not only explains what people have believed and why, but when superstitions arose, which parts of the country adopted them, how they evolved and what people today believe
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Roud, Stephen
Dewey number
  • 398.4'1'0941'03
  • 398.41
  • 398.4'1'0941'03
  • 398.410941
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1940-2008
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Westwood, Jennifer
Series statement
Penguin reference
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  • Superstition
  • Superstition
  • Customs and Folklore
Label
The Penguin guide to the superstitions of Britain and Ireland, Steve Roud ; general editor, Jennifer Westwood
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Publication
Note
Originally published: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 533-546)
Control code
9780140515121
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xx, 546 p.
Isbn
9780140515121
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The Penguin guide to the superstitions of Britain and Ireland, Steve Roud ; general editor, Jennifer Westwood
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 533-546)
Control code
9780140515121
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xx, 546 p.
Isbn
9780140515121
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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