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Gomme, George Laurence 1853-1916

Overview
Works: 355 works in 910 publications in 3 languages and 8,088 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Sources  Fiction  Abstracts  Juvenile works  Periodicals  Handbooks and manuals  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Composer
Classifications: GR65, 398
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Most widely held works about George Laurence Gomme
 
Most widely held works by George Laurence Gomme
Folklore as an historical science by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

28 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An invaluable resource for the study and exploration of folklore, this classic work by a leading British folklorist looks at the history of folklore, covering myths, folktales and legends, as well as anthropological and sociological factors, primitive influences, European conditions, and ethnological conditions
Ethnology in folklore by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

27 editions published between 1892 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The village community. With special reference to the origin and form of its survivals in Britain by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

33 editions published between 1890 and 1907 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primitive folk-moots; or, Open-air assemblies in Britain by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

20 editions published between 1880 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gentleman's magazine library : being a classified collection of the chief contents of the Gentleman's magazine from 1731 to 1868 by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

38 editions published between 1880 and 1992 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk-lore relics of early village life by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

15 editions published between 1883 and 1977 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index of archaeological papers, 1665-1890 by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

16 editions published between 1907 and 1967 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handbook of folklore by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

28 editions published between 1840 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An excellent guide for collectors and students, this invaluable primer on the study of folklore includes an elementary introduction to the scientific aspects of the subject, information on types of folklore such as magic and divination, beliefs about reincarnation, regional customs and superstitions, and guidelines for collecting
London by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

17 editions published between 1905 and 1914 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1914 volume offers the British folklorist's history of London
The Gentleman's magazine library; being a classified collection of the chief contents of the Gentleman's magazine from 1731-1868 by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

8 editions published between 1884 and 1968 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The governance of London; studies on the place occupied by London in English institutions by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

18 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the principles of local government; delivered at the London School of Economics, Lent term 1897 by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

10 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The literature of local institutions by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

9 editions published in 1886 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London in the reign of Victoria (1837-1897) by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

11 editions published in 1898 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On traces of the primitive village community in English municipal institutions by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

4 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On archaic conceptions of property in relation to the law of succession and their survival in England by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

5 editions published between 1866 and 1887 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Queen's story book being historical stories collected out of English romantic literature in illustration of the reigns of English monarchs from the conquest to Queen Victoria by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

15 editions published between 1898 and 1906 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prince's story book being historical stories collected out of English romantic literature in illustration of the reigns of English monarchs from the conquest to Victoria by George Laurence Gomme( Book )

12 editions published between 1899 and 1902 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-seven historical stories about British kings and rulers
The old age pensions act, 1908, together with the regulations made thereunder, official circulars and financial instructions by the Treasury by Montague Barlow( Book )

6 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London laws and byelaws: being the acts of Parliament, orders and byelaws under which London is governed for local porposes by Charles William Tagg( )

2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Folklore as an historical science
Alternative Names
George Laurence Gomme

Gomme, G. L.

Gomme, G. L. 1853-1916

Gomme, G. L. (George Laurence), 1853-1916

Gomme, G. Laurence.

Gomme, G. Laurence 1853-1916

Gomme, G. Laurence (George Laurence), 1853-1916

Gomme, George L

Gomme, George Lawrence 1853-1916

Gomme, Laurence 1853-1916

Laurence Gomme British folklorist

Languages
English (314)

Polish (3)

German (1)

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