RAPPAPORT, Angelo S.
Title: Superstitions of Sailors
Publisher:  Dover Publications. Inc., Mineola, NY , 2007, ISBN:0486456013
Seller ID: 86427
RAPPAPORT, Angelo S. Superstitions of Sailors. Mineola, NY : Dover Publications. Inc., (2007). Pp [i]-viii,-200. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated bluecard covers. Contents : 1. The Origin of the Sea. 2. Waterspouts, Phosphor escence, and St. Elmo's Light. 3. Winds and Storms. 4. Folk-Tales of Winds and Storms. 5. Enchanted islands and Rocks. 6. The World Beneath the Waves.7. The Denizens of the Deep (Mermen, Mermaids, Kelpies and Watersprites). 8. Folk-Tales of Mermen and Mermaids. 9. Sea-Monsters. 10. Phantom Ships and Apparitions. 11. Omens and Ceremonies. 12. Superstitions of Sailors in English Literature. Originally published London 1928. Very good. 9.00