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Lancashire Folklore

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Philosophy,
  • General

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn Harland (Editor), T. T. Wilkinson (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8059828M
ISBN 100766156729
ISBN 109780766156722

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In this large section of the Folk-lore of Lancashire we propose to treat of all the notions and practices of the people which appear to recognise a supernatural power or powers, especially as aids to impart to man a knowledge of the future. An alphabetical arrangement has been adopted, which is to some extent also chronological. Beginning with the pretended sciences or arts of . Lancashire Folk by Melanie Warren is available from booksellers including online, but also directly from the distributor, Gazelle Books. Journey through Lancashire, England, to visit places where strange history meets creepy modern times.   Lancashire Folk-lore Illustrative of the Superstitious Beliefs and Practices, Local Customs and Usages of the People of the County Palatine Language: English: LoC Class: GR: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation: Folklore: Subject: Folklore -- England -- Lancashire Subject: Lancashire (England) -- Social life and customs Category: Text: EBook-No Cited by: 7. Whilst this story has only a tenuous link to folklore proper, it is one which has haunted me since I first discovered it some years ago. And so I offer it here – make of it what you will. Sir Richard Owen, born in Lancaster in , was best known for his skills as a naturalist and paleontologist and, indeed, it was he who coined the word ‘dinosauria’.