Buying the Wind: Regional Folklore in the United States
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Buying the Wind: Regional Folklore in the United States

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This anthology of regional folklore displays the abundance, humor, and continuing vigor of the American oral tradition. The collection explores rich and distinctive lore of Maine Down-Easters, Pennsylvania Dutchmen, Southern mountaineers, Louisiana Cajuns, Illinois Egyptians, Southwest Mexicans, and Utah Mormons.

Their tales, songs, riddles, proverbs, games, superstitions,...more
Paperback, 592 pages
Published August 15th 1972 by University Of Chicago Press (first published August 1st 1972)
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