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The Green man of knowledge and other Scots traditional tales

from tape-recordings in the archives of the School of Scottish Studies, Universiy of Edinburgh

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Published by Aberdeen University Prss in Aberdeen [Aberdeenshire] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- Scotland.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected and edited by Alan Bruford.
    ContributionsBruford, Alan.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 125 p. :
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22093895M
    ISBN 100080257577, 0080257585

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Green Man of Knowledge book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for s: 0. R E V I E W S The Green Man of Knowledge and other Scots traditional tales. Selected and edited by Alan Bruford. xii, 1 2 5. Aberdeen University Press. 1 9 8 2. Hardback £ 9. 5 0, flexi £ 5.

In this remarkable anthology, the tales themselves demonstrate convincingly the editor's claim that nonGaelic Scotland possesses the richest tradition of folklore in the English-speaking world.

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