An Encyclopedia of Fairies: Hobgoblins, Brownies, Bogies, and Other Supernatural Creatures

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Pantheon Books, 1976 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 481 pages
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A complete guide to fairy lore from the Middle Ages to the present that recounts and examines fairy tales, describes the food, sports, sizes, and powers of fairies, and calls attention to the traditional ways in which people protected themselves against the dangers of night travel

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User Review  - Michael.Rimmer - LibraryThing

A wonderful compendium of the folkloric inhabitants of the British Isles. In addition to entries about the Little People, there are also entries on certain folkloric motifs, such as Shapeshifting and ... Read full review

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Book Description: New York: Pantheon Books ( 1976 ). Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Dust Jacket. First American edition, NF/VG, black cloth, index, line drawings and full page photo illustrations, text is bright and fresh-in NF cond. Read full review

Contents

Text of Dictionary
187
Booklist
456
Index of Types and Motifs
464
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