Skipping around the world : the ritual nature of folk rhymes (eBook, 1990) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Skipping around the world : the ritual nature of folk rhymes Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Skipping around the world : the ritual nature of folk rhymes

Author: Francelia Butler
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1990, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Jump rope rhymes
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Folklore
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Francelia Butler
OCLC Number: 1256505312
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 203 pages : illustrations)
Contents: Mystery and romance --
Hope and hopelessness in skipping rhymes --
Sex and skipping --
Protest: political and personal --
Skipping to silliness --
Physical and mental agility as ritual --
Food and feet --
Role rehearsal under the rope --
Pondering death --
Rhymes of joy.
Responsibility: Francelia Butler ; foreword by Sir Stephen Spender.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.