Deep Down in the Jungle : Negro Narrative Folklore from the Streets of Philadelphia. no dj.

By: ABRAHAMS, Roger D.

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ABRAHAMS, Roger D. Deep Down in the Jungle : Negro Narrative Folklore from the Streets of Philadelphia . Hatboro, PA: Folklore Associates, 1964. Pp. (8),1-288. 8vo, black cloth with gilt decoration to front and gilt letteringto spine. Contents: Introduction: On a Method of Folklore Analysis. Sectio n One: The Tellers: 1. The Neighborhood; 2. The Element of Verbal Contest; 3. The Heroes. Section Two: The Texts: Introduction: Style and Performance;4. The Toast; 5. The Jokes. With appendices: Toward the Discernment of Oik otype, and On Certain Obscenities, as well as a glossary of unusual terms and expressions. Slight spine roll, name stamp to fore-edge and to copyrightpage, else vg. 35.00

Title: Deep Down in the Jungle : Negro Narrative Folklore from the Streets of Philadelphia. no dj.

Author Name: ABRAHAMS, Roger D.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Folklore Associates, Hatboro, PA, 1964,:

Seller ID: 78038

Keywords: UNITED STATES BLACK STUDIES FOLKLORE MYTHOLOGY URBAN STUDIES PENNSYLVANIA AMERICAN ,