A book about chapbooks: the people's literature of bygone times

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Folklore Associates, 1969 - Literary Criticism - 149 pages
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Contents

Chapbooks and Chapmen
1
Chapbooks in Scotland England and Other Countries
6
Chapbook Authors
11
Some Chapbook Printers
18
Of the Contents of Chapbooks in General
30
Of Religious and Moral Chapbooks
31
Of Household Chapbooks
35
Of Historical and Biographical Chapbooks
38
Of Dramatic Chapbooks
67
Of Metrical Tales and Other Verse in Chapbooks
69
Of Chapbooks Containing Songs
75
Of Chapbooks Containing Jests Humorous Fiction Riddles etc
81
Of Humorous Metrical Tales Found in Chapbooks
90
Of Chapbooks on Dreams Fortune Telling and Legerdemain
103
Of Chapbooks on Demonology and Witchcraft
105
Of Chapbooks Containing Prophecies
107

Of Chapbooks on Geographical Description and Local History
42
Of Chapbooks on Travel and Adventure
44
Of Chapbooks on Odd Characters and Strange Events
47
Of Prose Fiction Chapbooks
51
Of Prose Chapbooks on Legendary Romances Fairy Tales and Folk Tales
57
Of Chapbooks on Crimes and Criminals Ill 23 Of Chapbooks Upon Miscellaneous Subjects
118
American Chapbooks
123
Some Collectors and Collections
141
Bibliography
145
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