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Fairy lore concerns beliefs about elves, dwarfs, gnomes, trolls, mermaids, brownies, pixies, leprechauns, and many other beings found in world folklore. Written for students and general readers, this book is an introduction to fairy lore from around the world. The handbook defines and classifies types of fairies, provides numerous examples and texts, overviews scholarship, ...more
Hardcover, (Greenwood Folklore Handbooks), 229 pages
Published December 1st 2005 by Greenwood Press (first published January 1st 2005)
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Good handbook and guide. Includes not only a look at various beliefs and influence on modern art and literature but also a collection of various tales.
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