English Riddles in Oral Tradition (Paperback)

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English Riddles in Oral Tradition (Paperback)


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"This collection of riddles serves two purposes. It is, in the first place, a corpus of English traditional riddling ... . The widely scattered small collections of English popular riddles are here assembled and arranged systematically. An extensive view of the parallels and of related riddles provides a foundation for comparative studies." Archer Taylor

Product Details ISBN: 9781888215700
ISBN-10: 1888215704
Publisher: Fathom Pub. Co.
Publication Date: September 20th, 2017
Pages: 1000
Language: English