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Witches, ghosts, and signs : folklore of the Southern Appalachians

Author: Judy Prozzillo Byers; Patrick W Gainer
Publisher: Morgantown : West Virginia University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Witches, Ghosts, and Signs: Folklore of the Southern Appalachians catalogs portions of the extensive tradition of folk cures, nature lore, and agricultural signs, as well as a number of witch-tales and ghost-tales."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Witches, ghosts, and signs.
Morgantown : West Virginia University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2008923588
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Judy Prozzillo Byers; Patrick W Gainer
ISBN: 9781935978060 1935978063
OCLC Number: 794702234
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 216 pages)
Contents: Speech of the Mountaineers --
Traditional Activities and Customs --
Ghostlore --
Folk Cures --
Nature Lore and Rules for Farming --
Superstitions --
Witchcraft.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Patrick W. Gainer ; with a pref. and motif index by Judy Prozzillo Byers.

Abstract:

"Witches, Ghosts, and Signs: Folklore of the Southern Appalachians catalogs portions of the extensive tradition of folk cures, nature lore, and agricultural signs, as well as a number of witch-tales and ghost-tales."--Jacket.

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