The Folk Lore Of The Isle Of Man: Being An Account Of Its Myths, Legends, Superstitions, Customs And Proverbs
A. W. Moore
Kessinger Publishing, Mar 1, 2004 - Social Science - 212 pages
1891. Contents: Myths Connected with the Legendary History of the Isle of Man; Hagiological and Mytho-Historical Legends; Fairies and Familiar Spirits; Hobgoblins, Monsters, Giants, Mermaids, Apparitions; Magic, Witchcraft; Customs and Superstitions Connected with the Seasons; Superstitions Connected with the Sun, Animals, Trees, Plants, Sacred Edifices; Customs and Superstitions Connected with Birth, Marriage and Death; Customs Formerly Enforced by Law; and Proverbs and Sayings.